Ford F-series covers light and medium duty trucks that were first entered in the production lineup since 1948. In the list of F-series models, Ford F-150 is the most popular one. The 2018 Ford F-150 will be the revamp of its thirteenth generation model that was introduced in 2015. It is expected to add more camouflage in this new release.
Expected changes in 2018 Ford F-150
It will be interesting to see how this F-series model will get revamped and take the advantage of its predecessors. One can find:
- Refreshed Ford F-150 will get some significant changes in its appearance.
- There is a possibility of fender vents like those F-series Super Duty have.
- It might get a new design headlight with some changes in its front grille.
- It is expected to be equipped with a diesel engine.
The ultimate result of all the above changes will make the model much robust, high efficient and powerful.
2018 Ford F-150 – Engine Specifications
With the rumor of the inclusion of diesel variant, it is expected to adopt the following engines. This is a 2.7-liter V6 engine that can produce 325 hp of power and a torque of 375 lb-ft. It is mated to a 6-speed automatic transmission system for more efficient and quick pickups in its class.
There is a striking rumor that 2018 Ford F-150 will be equipped with 3.5-liter twin-turbocharged V6 engine that can deliver a maximum power of 325 hp and a maximum torque of 420 lb-ft. This might be the diesel variant for new Ford F-150.
In addition, an engine variant of 3.5-liter EcoBoost turbocharged V6 engine is likely to add its value. It will be coupled to a 10-speed automatic transmission system that one can see in the new Raptor model.
And finally, the engine capacity of 5.0-liter which will have the ability to produce 385 hp and 387 lb-ft of torque.
2018 Ford F-150 – Unique Feature
The Ford F-150 2018 has got a few spy shots that do not explain all its changes. According to the experts’ reports, it is predicted to come with changes in the grille design, size along with bumper design. A slight bigger bump in the fender with vents can be seen in this model.
The headlights, taillights and fog lights will come with LED technology. It has been spotted that headlights and taillights will get a new design.
The interior specification of 2018 Ford F-150 is still in the manufacturer’s house. Buyers have to wait till someone gets different reports from reliable sources. Until now, it is sure that new F-150 will get an improvement in its previous edition.
It is expected that improved leather upholstery can be implemented for this model. The dashboard, center console and infotainment system will get an advanced touch for better enjoyment. For the betterment of all its occupants, new F-150 will get improved safety features.
2018 Ford F-150 – Expected Price and Release Date
The price of all-new 2018 Ford F150 model is not revealed yet. Fans have to wait for the official announcement for the same. It is for sure that one will have to pay a higher amount to acquire this new model.