Have you ever thought that a truck can turn around the heads of the people with its amazing features? Well, so I didn’t. It is quite normal for the people to look into the lavish cars, but Ford F-150 is capable enough to grab this attention. When I was driving through the streets of Miami behind the wheels of Ford F-150 I could certainly say that all the drivers who are going to purchase this truck are surely going to have an altogether new experience.
This model has already excelled in every field and that is the reason why most of the truck or vehicle owners have already switched their older one with this Ford F-150. Be it technology that is installed on it or the stop and go feature, this truck is surely going to amaze every kind of driver.
Things that you will love about this car
Powertrain: One can easily get a lot of engine options when they are purchasing the model F-150. The base model will come with 3.3 liters of V6 and it will put out near about 290 horsepower along with a torque of 265 pound-feet. This model also comes with the 6 speed regulating automatic.
Transmission: One can notice an impressive driving character of the car because of the introduction of the 10-speed automatic transmission and it has a lot of gears which you can use. It also provides the driver with intuitive shifts. This is one of the major characteristics which plays a very vital role when it comes to towing along with the increase in the fuel economy.
Innovation: Lots of cars are getting launched into the market with several new features that can help the driver to get advance assistance in the vehicle and this car has some incredibly smart technology in it which one can easily experience once they start driving it. The cruise system which is very adaptive along with the stop and goes collision feature of pedestrian detection is surely going change the way you look at your vehicle.
Things to deal with this car
- Huge fuel consumption: V6 engine will collectively post the average economy of fuel of 20 mpg and when you are switching to the V8 engine it is going to get worse and it may drop 219 mpg. It has been speculated that the turbo diesel of 3 liters along with 25 mpg combined is visually going to provide the owner with some relief by cutting down the fuel cost.
- Driver assistance feature: The functionality of stop and go will work efficiently in the traffic during any test drive. Sometimes it can become to abrupt and can give a sensitive response to yellow lines which are present on the road. One can surely turn this system off whenever they need.
- Bad quality stock tires: If you live in a place where you will have to deal with a lot of snow or messy winters then you should definitely have to opt for the set of the winter tires because the stock tires which are offered by F-150 are not efficient enough to provide safety in the snow.
This is a short overview of driving Ford F-150. All the pros and cons that are mentioned above are enough for making you pick this car.