Engineers at Ford have done a wonderful job with the company’s F series of vehicles. This good work has been continued in the case of the all new as well as redesigned 2016 Ford F-250. Even so, one should not expect the new F-250 to look all that different than the earlier model. Though changes will be made to the vehicle, we should not expect these changes to be major. One welcome change that we can look forward to is that the new 2016 Ford F-250 will be lighter than its predecessors.
2016 FORD F-250: REDESIGN EXTERIOR AND INTERIOR
The reason why the new F-250 is lighter than previous models is that engineers have chosen to use lighter weight materials. The panels for example are made from aluminum and magnesium as well as other lightweight materials have also been used to shed weight. The lighter body will help to improve performance of the F-250 and in addition the lower weight will also translate into better fuel economy.
The front end of the 2016 Ford F-250 has been redesigned to give the vehicle a bossier and more powerful appearance. The grille too has been redesigned and the Ford logo will also be placed in the middle of the larger grille. In addition, the headlights have been designed to look more beautiful and they will make use of the most advanced LED technology. That’s not all, because the bumper has also been redesigned and will incorporate some excellent chrome details on the entire body as well as wheels.
The nice thing about the 2016 Ford F-250 is that it has a trailer with an improved capacity, which is important for this kind of vehicle. On the inside, the F-250 is not only very deluxe but the interiors have been given an excellent design as well. The finest and softest materials have been used to make the interiors even more deluxe as well as luxurious. For instance, Mesa Brown leather upholstery makes the interiors look very attractive and with leather and wood details, everything inside the cabin is not only very attractive but use of high-tech features also help to make the interiors more useful. Best of all, the interiors are also very spacious and provide the passengers with maximum comfort. The F-250 is large enough to accommodate five adult passengers in two rows of seats.
2016 FORD F-250: ENGINE SPECS
The 2016 Ford F-250 is offered with two separate engine options. The first option is the powerful 6.2-liter V8 petrol driven engine that can easily churn out 385 horsepower and 405 pound feet of torque. This engine will in all probability be coupled to an 8-speed automatic transmission. The other engine option is the even more powerful 6.7-liter Power Stroke diesel powered engine that outputs a whopping 440 horsepower and 860 pound feet of torque.
2016 Ford F-250: Release Date and Price
So, when does Ford plan on releasing the 2016 Ford F-250? Though the company has not officially stated the release date of the F-250, we can expect it to be revealed sometime during the year 2016. As for price tag, buyers will not be able to own the2016 Ford F-250 for less than 35 000 dollars. The top dollar that you will need to pay to own the higher end 2016 Ford F-250 is about 60 000 dollars.