Did you know that Ford has sold enough F-series trucks to circle the earth more than three times? If you delayed getting a Ford F-150 until you could snag the 2018 model with its refreshed looks, the option of seven different grilles, and updated powertrains, you’ll be paying a price premium for all that newness.
The good news is that for all the updates, the price difference is a bit of a bargain, as Ford is adding a mere $270 to the MSRP when the 2018 F-150 goes on sale this fall. Unfortunately, we still have no exact output figures for the 3.3-liter V6. Ford tells us it will be about as potent as the motor it replaces, which made 282 horsepower and 253 pound-feet of torque. If you’re wondering about the new 3.0-liter diesel Ford will offer in the F-150 next summer, you’re going to have to wait on that also, as details still aren’t available. Read more