The F-250 is an entry level model, when it is about heavy duty trucks made by Ford. This model is expected to be first one came redesigned, and it is will come as 2017 Ford F-250 Super Duty. Reason for this is simple. It is the best-selling heavy duty truck in United States by far. To give you the right picture how popular this model is, let’s say that it oversold Silverado’s 2500 and 3500 HD models together. New model will come completely redesigned and beside expected visual improvements, this model will make a huge step forward when it is about technologies.
2017 Ford F-250 Super Duty redesign
The 2017 Ford F-250 Super Duty is coming completely new. We will see plenty of new design solutions. Most important one is definitely a new platform. Just like its smaller brother F-150 that recently came, it will features new, aluminum body. The frame will be made mostly of HSS, so significant improvements in terms of weight are expected. Beside these technical changes, 2017 F-250 Super Duty will come with completely new exterior design. We will see muscular and bold appearance, with redesigned front fascia, which will feature vertical headlights, angular sheet metal and new massive grille that comes without the current model’s chromed frame, as highlights. Interior will also come completely redesigned. We will see new, more car-like cabin and also better-quality materials. The 2017 Ford F-250 Super Duty will also come with plenty of advanced technologies. We will see multiple exterior cameras, driver-assist features, towing and hauling aids etc.
2017 Ford F-250 Super Duty engine
The 2017 Ford F-250 Super Duty will come in several variants, when it is about engines. Base model is expected to come with 6.2 liter V8 engine, which is good for about 385 horsepower. Optional engine could be 6.8 V10, which is good enough for around 360 horses. New Ford F-250 Super Duty is expected also to come in diesel variant. This model will be powered with 6.7 turbodiesel engine, which will provide max power of 440 horses and 860 pound-feet of torque. All engines are expected to come with 6- automatic transmission.
2017 Ford F-250 Super Duty release date
The 2017 Ford F-250 Super Duty is expected to be launched somewhere in the second half of next year. There are also some indications that new model could be unveiled at the upcoming LA Auto Show.