The Car and Truck Fleet and Leasing Management Magazine

Ford Unveils New Heavy-Duty Truck Lineup

October 10, 2006

DEARBORN, MI – Ford Motor Co. is unveiling an updated line of F-Series large pickups and work trucks designed for heavy-duty use, according to Forbes magazine. The new trucks will have additional towing capacity, a new 6.4L diesel engine, a tailgate that turns into a step, a refined suspension to improve ride and handling, and other new features. The F-250, F-350, F-450, and F-550 will compete in the category of work trucks weighing more than 8,500 lbs. The new models will reach dealerships in early-2007. Order date begins Nov. 1, 2006. Ford has sold about 900,000 F-Series trucks annually in recent years. About 40 percent of F-series trucks sold are Super Duty trucks, the report said.
Twitter Facebook Google+

Comments

Please note that comments may be moderated. 
Leave this field empty:
 
 

Fleet Incentives

Determine the actual cost of owning and running a vehicle in your fleet. Compare vehicles by class and model.

FleetFAQ

Fleet Management And Leasing

Merchants Experts will answer your questions and challenges

View All
Sponsored by

AAA is the well-known and more commonly used acronym for the American Automobile Association, a federation of independently operated motor clubs throughout North America. AAA provides services to its members such as travel, automotive, insurance, financial, and discounts. Its national headquarters are in Heathrow, Florida.

Read more

Up Next

More From The World's Largest Fleet Publisher