In the world of Super Duty trucks, 2017 Ford F-550 takes special place. It is heavy duty chassis cab truck, which is designed to be excellent for all kinds of jobs. It is the most capable model from Super Duty series, and it this characterized by excellent performances. Besides great capabilities, this truck provides also high level of comfort. There are many features that will make your drive and work much easier. If you need a truck strictly for work, there is a regular cab-type model, but if you need a space for some additional passengers, there is also a version with two-rows of seats. The 2017 F-550 is pretty versatile truck and you can configure it in many ways.
2017 Ford F-550 engines
The 2017 Ford F-550 is available with two engine options. Base model features a specially-tuned 6.8 liter V10 gasoline engine, which is good for about 290 horsepower, while max torque is around 425 pound-feet. This chassis is also available in diesel variant, which brings many benefits when it comes to towing and similar jobs. It is a 6.7 liter Power Stroke diesel engine, which has max output of 330 horsepower and 750 pound-feet of max torque. Both engines come in pair with 6-speed automatic transmission. Both engines provide excellent performances. In both cases, max towing capacity is around 18.500 pounds.
2017 Ford F-550 features
Besides excellent working characteristics, 2017 Ford F-550 also offers a high level of comfort. For example, even Regular Cab model comes with standard features like air-conditioning, black vinyl floor covering, two 12V power outlets, tilt/telescoping steering wheel, audio system with CD/MP3 player etc. On the other side, Crew Cab model comes with much more equipment. Standard features for this model are also dual-zone automatic climate control, 8-inch screen with Sync3 infotainment system, power doors and windows, leather-wrapped steering wheel with mounted controls, 10-way adjustable front seats, Sirius XM radio etc. There are also many optional features like seat heating, navigation, rearview camera etc. The 2017 Ford F-550 also comes with many safety features like airbags, seat belt reminder, SOS post-crash alert system etc.
2017 Ford F-550 release date and price
The 2017 Ford F-550 will come by the end of year. When it is about price, Regular Cab model starts around 38.500 dollars, while Crew cab model is available from 57.500 dollars.