The last addition to Ford’s bad-ass lineup is here, it is a strong and powerful 2018 Ford F-450. In 1998 Ford created the working machine lineup which can be a great everyday vehicle as well. The super duty car segment has been redesigned in 2013 among them is a F-450 which have the recognizable look but it also have very modern and appealing details. This is the fourth generation of the F-450 and it received with the last redesign a aluminium body to decrease weight and increase fuel economy.
2018 Ford F-450 Exterior
The design of the new 2018 Ford F-450 has not changed much if we look the previous model. This pick up truck will have a great advantage over it’s competitors with it’s full military aluminium body shell. Yet it received some minor tweaks in design like a better looking grill and headlights and enhanced aerodynamics. The front bumper is also redesigned slightly with a tow hook, chromed accents, extendable side mirrors, tailgate step and 19,5-inch wheels.
2018 Ford F-450 Interior
The 2018 Ford F-450’s interior is pretty much the same and it have just a minor changes, this changes are made in terms of achieving higher comfort and better technology. The upholstery of the seats are a full leather, new head and arm rests are added to increase the comfort for its five or six passengers also they added dual climate control and the seats are ventilated. It is also equipped with high-tech like a 8-inch touch screen with new SYNC 3 infotainment system, high quality speakers…
2018 Ford F-450 Engine
Under the hood of a 2018 Ford F-450 is a strong segment leading beast a 6.7L Power Stroke V8 Turbo Diesel it can put out 440 horsepower and 860 pound feet of torque. The engine block is made from graphite iron which is stronger and lighter, the software program is updated it also have bigger turbocharger with smarter engineered injectors. This powerful engine is mated with six-Speed select-shift auto transmission. it have best in class towing capacity which is 31,200 pounds, the goose-neck towing capacity beats the RAM with almost 1500 pounds. The 2018 Ford F-450 have the combination weight of 40,400 pounds and that is exactly half of the commercial truck weight rating. Competitors: 2019 Toyota Tundra Diesel, 2019 Toyota Tacoma Diesel.
2018 Ford F-450 Price
The Ford F-450 is assembled like all of the heavy duty vehicles in Kentucky Truck Plant which is owned by Ford Motor Company, this automobile manufacturing plant is located in Louisville, Kentucky.
Starting prices for all trims are:
XL – 53,060 dollars
XLT – 57,390 dollars
Lariat – 64,315 dollars
King Ranch – 69,875 dollars
Platinum – $70,400 dollars