After the revolution, which was caused by a new generation of Ford F150 models, the company continues at the same pace. As expected, Ford Motor Company announced the new 2016 Ford F150 pickup truck model. Compared to the 2015 model year, the new F150 will make certain changes and improvements. The extent of change is not large, but these changes will further improve vehicle.
The new generation F150 model began in 2015 MY. The vehicle has been completely redesigned, upgraded the drive unit, and used a large amount of aluminum for the production of complete vehicles. It was hard to expect that 2016 Ford F150 offer something revolutionary. However, the company offers several innovations and improvements. These changes surpass this model to the next level.
2016 Ford F150 gets a new Ford SYNC 3 infotainment system. In relation to the former MyFord Touch system, the new one is faster and more intuitive. Also, there are new alloy wheels of 20 inches. The new wheels will not be standard equipment, but will be offered as an option. In addition, 2016 Ford F150 offers a new exterior color. These are the Shadow Black and Lithium Gray color.
Finally, the company also offers a new optional equipment package. It is about the Special Edition Package, which will be available for the 2016 Ford F150 XLT, and 2016 Ford F150 Lariat models. This package includes tinted rear lights, a specially designed alloy wheels of 20 inches, dark radiator grille, details in black, as well as graphics on the sides of the vehicle. The interior of the vehicle will possess a higher level of equipment with a two-tone seats and interior stitched with red thread.
2016 Ford F150 Specs
The range of power units will remain the same as the 2015 model. This means that the 2016 Ford F150 will be available with 2.7-liter EcoBoost, 3.5-liter Ti-VCT V6, 3.5-liter EcoBoost and 5.0-liter Ti-VCT V8 engines. Each of these engines is exceptional, and in many respects among the best in the class.
2016 Ford F150 MPG
The new 2.7-liter EcoBoost V6 engine is the most economical in its class. With the power and performance V8 engine, this engine is very economical. Another extremely economical engine, comes from the EcoBoost family. It is a 3.5-liter EcoBoost engine with 20 city/29 hwy mpg. This economical but also powerful engine delivers 365 horsepower at 5,000 rpm. The new 3.5-liter Ti-VCT V6 engine replaced the 3.7-liter Ti-VCT four-valve V6 FFV engine. Compared to him, there are 5 percent better power-to-weight ratio, better performance and better efficiency. Finally, there is a best-in class payload rating engine, 5.0-liter Ti-VCT V8 engine. Its payload rating is 3,300 lb, and delivers 360 horsepower at 5,500 rpm.
In addition to these engines, 2016 Ford F150 will offer versions with LPG/CNG drive, while the version with a diesel engine will wait a few years.