The 2020 Ford F-Series Super Task showin at the 2019 Chicago Auto Show marks an upgrade for Ford’s series of durable pickup. Although this generation (the 4th) just debuted as just recently as 2017, the 2020 models get modified front end and rear ends, and more devices, consisting of the most effective engines and the greatest capabilities these trucks have actually ever had.
What Engines and What Capacities?
In addition to the 6.2-liter V8 gas engine that enters 2020 the same, Ford presented a new 7.3-liter gas V8. It has a cast-iron block and pushrods, which appears a touch retro in this contemporary age, however Ford’s objective was to keep upkeep fast and easy, while making dependability a strength.
The 6.7-liter V8 diesel alternative for the 2020 Super Duty likewise gets an upgrade, with enhancements to the turbocharger and fuel injection system, plus reinforced internal elements. The outcome is higher power and torque, with more effective combustion and quieter operation.
A new durable 10-speed automated transmission changes a 6-speed system. It’s just 3.5 pounds much heavier, however suits the exact same area and has a larger spread of ratios. It likewise has a power liftoff (PTO) to run things like snowplows and generators.
In regard to capabilities, Ford hasn’t offered any figures yet. It has actually just specified that: “the 2020 F-Series Super Duty will provide its highest-ever standard, gooseneck and fifth-wheel towing and payload scores.” Thinking about the existing lineup’s scores are currently remarkable, then the 2020 versions must be much more so.
What About the Cabins?
The primary news here is that every variation of the 2020 Ford F-Series Super Duty features 4G LTE Wi-Fi and connections for approximately 10 gadgets. The new design of USB port (type C) likewise appears, together with cordless gadget charging.
Lariat and Platinum trims get small cabin spruce-ups, while the leading Limited trim’s interior has actually been modified more thoroughly. It gets trim accents of coarse ash and brushed aluminum, a simulated suede headliner, plus leather upholstery in Ebony and Highland Tan.
The 2020 Super Duty will likewise provide Pro Trailer Backup Assist, a system presently discovered in the lighter-duty F-150 range. It takes a great deal of the stress of hitching up a trailer and can keep in mind as much as 10 different rigs.
Just How Much Will It Cost and When Is It Available?
The 2020 Ford F-Series Super Duty trucks are anticipated to go on sale fall 2019. Rates is still to be revealed. For an approximation, the 2019 Super Duty range begins with the F-250 (rear-wheel-drive, routine taxi) priced from around $34,000.