2018 Ford F-150 Super Duty News

It’s been fifteen years since Ford announced its intent to expand Super Duty family. Namely, then the company wanted to create a model that would be between the F-150 and F-250 models. Now, after all this time, there has been speculation about the arrival of 2018 Ford F-150 Super Duty pickup models. Speculations were running when spotted and recorded camouflaged test copy of the new generation F-150 truck. Will the old idea, finally, be realized remains to be seen.

Many wonder whether it is necessary to broaden its Super Duty family, which already gathers F-250, F-350 and F-450 models. Either way, the F-150 Super Duty enters the final phase of testing. If approved, its production can be expected very soon. By all accounts, the new generation of the legendary F-150 has not offered all that could. In addition, further improved drive units, reducing weight by using aluminum, the order comes an increase in carrying capacity and traction.

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2018 Ford F-150 Super Duty Specs

The idea of such a vehicle is not new to Ford Motor Company. In the late 20th century, the market was available F-150 “7700” model. Better known as “Heavy Half” or “Non-Super Duty”, this model is owned 7-lug wheels, load-leveling rear suspension and heavy-duty rear axle.

Although it is not clear why Ford has the need to offer such a vehicle, some believe that the answer imposes itself. Striving towards such a model lies in the fact that Ford wants to dominate the pickup truck segment. Considering that the Nissan offered Titan, and Titan XD models, it is considered that the 2018 Ford F-150 Super Duty response to XD version Titan pickup. Specifically, Nissan has managed to attract a lot of attention with their new Titan XD model. This is ½ ton model with HD equipment. Thus customers get more options. Also wants to do and Ford.

When it comes to vehicle design, there are a lot of uncertainties due to the large amount of camouflage on the test specimen. However, some changes in the exterior design hints. 2018 Ford F-150 Super Duty should get a new grille. The design of the grille is not specific to any F-150 Super Duty is not for models. Can be discerned new grille that bears the inscription on it, but the rest is a secret they wrote. In addition, it is clear that the car is set on eight-lug wheels. Therefore, it is clear that this is a vehicle with increased load capacity.

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