The 2016 Ford F250 pickup truck will come with small changes and it won’t look too much different than before. The new Fords pickup truck comes with slight refreshments, but no major ones. The weight of the new model has been decreased, thanks to lightweight materials, such as aluminum panels and magnesium. With a lighter body, general performances and fuel economy of the new Ford F250 2016 have been improved.
2016 Ford F250 redesign
When talking about the exterior, the “face” of the pickup truck has been redesigned and now it looks more imperious and vigorous. The front grille is also modified and larger, and has big, futuristic looking LED headlights on the sides. The 2016 Ford F250 will also have a very nice chrome touch on the whole body, a refreshed bumper, and new larger wheels, while the capacity of the trailer will also be improved.
The interior of the 2016 Ford F250, is designed in a way to look more modern and luxurious. That is achieved with the use of softer and higher quality materials than the previous model. The seats will be upholstered with leather and adjustable in a way to fit any body type, while the rest of the cabin will have attractive Mesa Brown leather. Whit this upholstery and some wood details, there will also come high-tech features with a purpose of providing more comfort for the passengers, such as telescopic steering wheel, cruise controls, Bluetooth, navigation system, parking sensors, My Ford Touch display with infotainment system, modern audio system with 9 speakers, and air conditioning. The new Ford F250 2016 will be capable of giving a ride to up to 5 passengers in 2 seat rows.
Ford F250 diesel 2016 specs
Under the hood of the next F250 two engine options will be available. The first engine is the 6.2-liter V8 petrol engine that is able to produce 385 horsepower and 405 lb-ft of torque. The second one is the 6.7-liter PowerStroke diesel engine, whit the capability of delivering 440 horsepower and 860 lb-ft of torque. The petrol unit will very likely come equipped with direct-injection, and thanks to that, the improved fuel economy is also there. The new Ford F250 2016 will have a new 8-speed automatic gearbox, while the current 6-speed automatic remains as optional. We have to mention that Ford is also working on a 10-speed automatic heavy-duty gearbox is expected to be available later on. The 2016 Ford F250 towing capacity should stay same and it should be 14,000 pounds for conventional towing and diesel powerplant.
2016 Ford F250 release date and price
The new Ford F250 2016 is expected to be seen on the roads in the middle or at the end of the 2016. When talking about the price range, the 2016 Ford F250 price should start from $35,000 and go up to $60,000 depending on the selected equipment and trim choice.