2018 Ford F-150 near Frankfort, KY
The Ford F-150 has been the best-selling pickup truck platform in the United States for more than 40 consecutive years. That has not happened by accident. Improvements and refinements to the truck's design as well as a commitment to providing class-leading performance have all played roles in the success of the F-150. When the 2018 Ford F-150 near Lexington, KY arrives at the Crossroads Ford Lincoln showroom potential owners will be getting a more capable, efficient and smarter version of the F-150 than has ever been produced. Crossroads Ford Lincoln expects the 2018 Ford F-150 to arrive to its showroom this fall.
For another model year, the 2018 Ford F-150 near Lexington, KY uses high-strength, military-grade aluminum alloy. Not only have these materials made the latest generation of the Ford F-150 more efficient, but they also limit the damage caused by corrosion. Other changes include revisions of the grille designs for each of the truck's trim grades starting with XL models going all the way up to the top-of-the-line Limited model. Future buyers also have the option of choosing from six new wheel designs and new upholstery options for top trims. The 2018 F-150 joins other new models in featuring new connectivity options, including apps for tracking the health and location of the new pickup truck.
New Features for the 2018 Ford F-150
When it comes to improving the performance and efficiency of the 2018 Ford F-150, the automaker didn't cut any corners. A diesel engine is being offered with the F-150 for the first time for the 2018 model year. The all-new 3.0-liter, diesel engine is paired with a new 10-speed automatic transmission.
Brawn is still important to truck customers, but so are brains. The 2018 Ford F-150 will come with an embedded Wi-Fi hotspot. Up to 10 enabled devices can be connected to the signal at the same time. Additionally, users can connect to the signal up to 50 feet away. The 2018 F-150 will be compatible with Ford's new FordPass app.
Ford has included several segment-first safety systems with the 2018 Ford F-150. For the first time, F-150 owners will have active safety systems like adaptive cruise control, pre-collision alerts with pedestrian detection. These features use radar and camera technology to keep people safe. A 360-degree camera system has been added as well.