Ford, the US car giant is in no mood to go slow on its vehicle revamp spree and that includes the pickup truck segment too. The company is basking in the success of its popular F-150 light-duty truck lineup.
The 2019 F-150 has received mostly positive reviews from the industry veterans. After this, Ford is keen on introducing changes in the heavy-duty lineup of trucks which are sold under its ‘Super Duty’ badge.
The Ford Super Duty prototypes were caught testing in recent times and the changes are evident despite the layers of padding on the exterior. The Super Duty series will get some changes like in the F-150 model. It is among the top-selling vehicles made by the company.
2019 Ford Super Duty front fascia is facelifted
The test model of 2019 Ford Super Duty was spotted a few months back and the spy shots are now available online. This prototype is caught testing near the company’s headquarters in Michigan.
The truck is likely to get a revised front fascia. It is also likely to get all new tail lamps and headlamps- all Led based. The changes may be reflected in all models in the Super Duty range aka the F-350 and F-250 models.
2019 Ford Super Duty Interior Revamp
The cabin of the lineup will get an update and new tech. These may include more storage choices, better upholstery options and ergonomic dashboard.
The trim choices will be the same. The industry buzz is that Ford may eventually make a Raptor edition f the Super Duty series.
The upcoming Ford Super Duty series (F-250 to F-450) will also get some changes in technology and safety segments. The new radar-based cruise control and sensor-guided driver alert technologies featured in the F-150 series may be incorporated in 2019 Super Duty series too. The trucks may also get some optional amenities. Top trims may get a sunroof, ambient lighting and premium sound system.
2019 Ford Super Duty Engine and Transmission Details
The new Ford F-250 to F-450 Super Duty series will also get new engine choices- as per the updates. The 10-speed automatic transmission may also be in the upcoming Super Duty series for 2019.
It will definitely get an enhanced suspension and category-leading towing capacity. The V 8 engines will get an update for better fuel economy. However, a new turbo diesel engine may be there as well.
2019 Ford Super Duty Price and Availability
The exact price of upcoming Ford Super Duty series (F-250 to F-450) is unknown. However, given the multi-level changes, a price bump over the previous version is natural. So, the base trim of F-250 range may starts around $33.000. The Super Duty 2019 lineup may release in a market in late 2018.
Summing it up
The 2019 Ford Super Duty series is expected to woo buyers looking for versatile and well performing heavy duty trucks. The styling changes are nice and the powertrain sprucing up is even more relevant.
The truck lineup will also get better safety tech. Ford should keep the pricing of the 2019 Super Duty series reasonable as the competition is quite aggressive.