Ford’s F-Series Super Duty trucks have been in sale from 2016 and are one of the best- selling trucks in the auto market. The Super Duty collection consists of three powerful and muscular trucks consisting of the F-250, F-350, and F-450. Big changes are expected in America’s most favorite pickup truck. The 2018 Ford F-250 Super Duty is all set to take over the market again with its new 2018 model a Ford has made a few welcome changes to its current version. This vehicle is probably the biggest truck of the American car manufacturer. The name Ford is enough to built trust about the quality and performance with the buyers.
2018 Ford F-250 Super Duty – Exterior Body Changes and Interior Cabin Design
The first thing that is evidently visible about 2018 Ford F-250 Super Duty is that it is a big truck. Many people believe that such a big truck will be heavy. But since Ford has used lightweight metal like aluminum for making the body of this truck, it has shed weight eventually improving its aerodynamic power and fuel efficiency. Ford has also chosen to use magnesium in certain significant parts of the body to make it durable and strong.
Its front is characterized by a redesigned grille starring two large chrome bars. The front has no frame, making the vehicle look elegant. The automaker has adopted LED technology for its headlights to enhance visibility. A massive bumper protects major features in the front area. At the back are sharper tail lights, while the cargo bed is retained from the earlier version.
2018 Ford F-250 Super Duty – Whole Power Unit
Ford might apply a new strategy in retaining its position in the pickup truck market by employing a new engine in the 2018 Ford F-250 Super Duty. This new vehicle will feature 2 different engine variants. The base engine option will include the 6.2-liter V-8 engine which will produce 385 hp and torque of 430 lb-ft. A higher power and towing capability 6.7-liter turbo diesel V-8 will also be available.
This engine is capable of producing 440 hp and class-leading torque of 925 lb-ft. Both the engines will work in combination with the TorqShift six-speed SelectShift automatic. Also, the new Super Duty will go from 0 to 62 mph in around 8.6 seconds. The F-250 will allow up to 18, 600 pounds of towing capacity. This truck offers engine and chassis upgrades to deliver best-in-class horsepower, torque and towing capacity.
On the inside the 2018 Ford F-250 Super Duty is will be well-equipped and new-generation cabins are also larger and more comfortable. This truck will include comfortable seats with multicontour option in higher trims. The Ford 250 will be available in regular cab, extended cab and crew cab body formations. The Regular Cab will feature two-door styling, Super Cab with four doors and Crew Cab configuration with four doors. Also, its standard features include smart phone integration, premium audio system with satellite radio, CD/ MP3 player, Bluetooth audio connectivity.
All its models come with sufficient headroom, leg room and comfortable high-leather upholstering adjustable seats. The inside temperatures are automatically regulated by a modern HVAC system. Also, the various features for safety and driver assistance include premium safety belt, standard safety belt, navigation control, traction control, emergency braking system, lane departure warning system and others.
2018 Ford F-250 Super Duty – Pricing and Release Date
In conclusion, it is anticipated that the 2018 Ford F-250 Super Duty will come in the auto market towards the end of 2017 or the first quarter of 2018. The base model’s price will range around $34,000 while its higher trims may be priced as high as $60,000.
Finally, the 2018 F-250 Super Duty is expected to get a top spot in the pickup truck market. However, it may have to fight with Chevy Silverado 2500 HD, Ram 2500 and Nissan Titan XD. This crossover truck will be an impeccable blend of exceptional payload capability, powerful engine options, luxurious seats and many high-class features one would not expect to find in a performance pickup truck.