The first 2018-2019 Ford F-Series came down the assembly line in a very distant 1,948 th year.
For more than 60 years the world has seen 12 generations model.
And here at the Detroit Motor Show 2014 American automaker introduced a new 13 th generation on account of the legendary pickup.
The appearance of the new 2018-2019 Ford F-150 is quite distinctive, original and easily recognizable.
Built pickup based on the concept called Atlas, which was presented in the same Detroit last year.
With his new product has passed a large amount of detail exterior and interior trim.
Compared with its predecessor, the new generation of the car looks more seriously and aggressively.
The machine was a brutal and massive.
At the same time the body lines are well thought out, and all the details are perfectly combined with each other.
It is worth noting stylish false radiator grille and the original design of the front optics.
The innovative technology of the American company, bypassing the first 2018-2019 Ford F-150 side this time and have been embodied in a pickup truck.
In particular, the radiator grille received a system of aerodynamic louvers that close at high speed and reduce the resistance of the counter-flow of air, thus reducing fuel consumption.
The aft part of the body is also not left without innovative solutions.
So, in the back there was towing a new type of device, as well as the technological side, providing a lighter load of luggage.
In addition, the body shop of the design have been integrated loading ramps.
Assembling pickup 2018-2019 Ford F-150 will be implemented in three versions – Regular, Supercab and SuperCrew.
These versions will be different number of seats and doors, as well as the size of the wheelbase.
However, the company is in no hurry to reveal all of the technical details of its new product, so the specific dimensions of the car are not known yet.
Now we can say that the pickup has become larger in comparison to its predecessor (the length of a minimum of 5 and a half meters) and 320 kilograms lighter.
Weight model has been reduced due to the wide use of light aluminum alloys in the bodywork and some chassis components.
Inside pickup 2018-2019 Ford F-150 new generation of updated no less than outside.
Inside, there are new interior materials and a modified front panel with excellent ergonomics, providing easy management of even the motorist, has sat down for the first time behind the wheel of such a powerful machine.
In addition, in the center of the dashboard there was a great display of the onboard computer.
Overall, the interior of the car can be considered a continuation of the exterior – the same massive outline with a lot of faces, hinting at the harsh nature of the news.
Free space in the cabin 2018-2019 Ford F-150 2015 th model year was slightly larger than its predecessor.
This is primarily felt in the back row of seats.
However, the front passenger and driver’s seat is also quite enough.
Initially, the motor line of pickup 2018-2019 Ford F-150 thirteenth generation will include four power units.
What is interesting is that this line was not a single diesel engine.
But in compensation two new engine there appeared that the company is positioned as perhaps the most economical in its class.
However, the Americans did not result in evidence of any concrete figures for fuel consumption.
So, while it’s only words.
Two petrol 6-cylinder EcoBoost engine series have a working volume of 2.7 and 3.5 liters.
They are equipped with Start-Stop function and a turbocharger.
Also, in the motor scale it was a place atmospheric 6-cylinder 3.5-liter unit.
A flagship engine will be 8-cylinder 5-liter unit, which develops 360 hp maximum power.
This engine is equipped with a function of changes in Ti-VCT variable valve timing.
All power units in the initial phase of sales will receive a pair of 6 -step automatic gearbox.
And over time, the Americans are planning to add a 2.7-liter engine completely new “machine” into 9 stages.
Note that in addition to Detroit this year for pickup 2018-2019 Ford F-150 of the thirteenth generation is planned about 10 more shows in major cities of the United States, and in the car dealerships will appear only in the late 2014-th year.
New products will be offered in five equipment variants – XL, XLT, Lariat, Platinum and King Ranch.
Already in the basic equipment of the model is equipped with fog lights, multifunction steering wheel, air-conditioning, full power accessories, Security Service, 110 V External socket, standard sound system and other equipment.
As an option the American automaker will offer HD webcams set for circular view multimedia My2018-2019 Ford Touch system and the hatch in the roof with the electric drive.
Like the previous generation, the new product will be available in two versions – with drive to the rear axle and drive on both axles.
Prices for pick-up 2018-2019 Ford F-150 2015 th model year is not yet known, they will be announced closer to the start of sales.