Ford Motor Company celebrates introduction of the new 2013 Ford F-150 - a part of the popular line of pickups in America - with the agricultural professionals and leaders of tomorrow.
"Like our industrious customers, Ford is committed to obtaining the work done right with our industry-leading trucks," aforementioned Mark Fields, Ford president of earth. "The 2013 F-150 demonstrates our commitment to unendingly rising our trucks with new options and capabilities, permitting F-Series homeowners to be progressively productive."
For 2013, the Ford F-150 receives new front-end style and advanced technologies like MyFord Touch® with voice-activated driver controls and obtainable high-intensity discharge (HID) headlamps.
"Farm families have continually drawn a very important F-Series truck body," aforementioned Doug Scott, Ford Truck cluster selling manager and FFA sponsor member. "For these multitasking customers, a Ford pickup means that family transportation, economic sustenance, rugged capability and reliableness. Like FFA, Ford pickups square measure an everlasting agricultural tradition, and that we square measure delighted to affix forces with them to reveal the new F-150 models."
For 2013, the foremost fuel-efficient and capable light pickup on the market continues to hie with updated style and advanced technologies. Ford F-150 conjointly adds even additional breadth to its expansive lineup with a replacement restricted luxury model and convenience of the groundbreaking EcoBoost® engine, powerful 6.2-liter V8, electronic-locking rear shaft and Hill Descent Control™.
Outside, the Ford F-150 lineup gets daring new grilles combining contemporary styles with instantly recognizable F-Series cues highlighted on the XLT model discovered these days.
New HID projector headlamps square measure obtainable as a segment-first technology to deliver improved visibility and increase driver confidence.
HID technology provides exceptional lighting performance whereas tributary a particular look with fashionable formed lamps.
Ford F-150 vogue is also increased with new 18- and 20-inch wheels offered in numerous trim packages.
Segment-exclusive power-telescoping and power-folding trailer-tow sideview mirrors add flexibility and convenience once operative in tight quarters, whereas enabling class-leading visibility.
Ford F-150 pickups square measure obtainable in 3 new hues as well as Blue Jeans bimetal, Kodiak Brown bimetal and Ruby Red Clearcoat bimetal.
The 2013 Ford F-150 adds Ford's victory SYNC® voice-activated communications and diversion system with 911 Assist® and Vehicle Health Report as normal instrumentality in XLT series and on top of. this permits hands-free, voice-activated management of enabled mobile devices.
Buyers might select from AN nonmandatory suite of synchronize Services, as well as Traffic info, Turn-by-Turn Directions, Business Search, Send to synchronize from Google Maps and MapQuest, News, Sports, Weather and Horoscopes.
Ford F-150 conjointly introduces synchronize paired with a replacement four.2-inch LCD center-stack screen that gives increased displays of audio and climate-control functions. additionally, the instrument cluster contains a four.2-inch driver-configurable LCD productivity screen as well as menus for gauge setup, trip pc, fuel economy and towing/off-road applications.
Lariat, King Ranch®, Pt and restricted series models square measure equipped with synchronize with MyFord bit, adding voice management to additional vehicle systems as well as AN all-new, giant 8-inch LCD color bit screen mounted within the center stack. This package adds a media hub with 2 USB ports, AN South Dakota card reader and audio/video input jacks.
Ford's distinctive truck interface permits drivers to tailor their vehicle to their specific desires, like carrying work gloves.
This premium system is increased with AN obtainable voice-activated Navigation System, South Dakota map-card reader, point-of-interest storage and integrated SiriusXM Travel Link.
The 2013 F-150 offers a variety of interior updates. The new 4.2-inch multifunction show and MyFord bit interfaces gave designers the chance to deliver a additional fashionable center stack and management layout. many new surroundings colours embrace a gray interior on reata and a Black interior for King Ranch. each of those series receive upgraded wood grain appliqués to boost premium vogue.
The aggressive FX look Package currently adds Alcantara seat inserts that amplify its flashy persona.
The Pt series - substitutable with high-end trucks - offers new decisions of Black or Pecan animal skin seating.
Ford F-150 continues to supply a good array of models and packages, permitting patrons to tailor their Ford pickup to their individual desires and preferences.
From the powerful nonetheless fuel-efficient EcoBoost® engine to the mighty half-dozen.2-liter V8, the foremost powerful eight-cylinder engine within the section, Ford F-150 offers AN engine to satisfy the wants of each client. every engine across the F-150 lineup is mated to a fuel-saving electronic six-speed transmission system with tow/haul mode, with tow packages and STX series and on top of adding SelectShift® capability.
3.7-liter four-valve Ti-VCT V6
Best-in-class three02 H.P. at half-dozen,500 rpm
unexceeded 278 pound.-ft. of force at four,000 rpm vs. V6 competitors
Best-in-class seventeen mpg town and best-in-class twenty three mpg road (4x2)
Best-in-class half-dozen,100 pounds most trailer tow vs. V6 competitors
5.0-liter four-valve dual-overhead-camshaft Ti-VCT V8
Best-in-class 360 H.P. at five,500 rpm vs. normal V8 competitors
twenty one mpg road, unexceeded fifteen mpg town (4x2)
Best-in-class ten,000 pounds most trailer tow vs. normal V8 competitors
6.2-liter two-valve single-overhead-camshaft V8
Best-in-class 411 H.P. at five,500 rpm
Best-in-class 434 pound.-ft. of force at four,500 rpm
thirteen mpg town, eighteen mpg road (4x2)
Best-in-class eleven,300 pounds most trailer tow
3.5-liter Ti-VCT EcoBoost engine
365 H.P. at five,000 revolutions per minute on regular fuel
Best-in-class 420 pound.-ft. of force at a pair of,500 rpm vs. premium V8 competitors
Up to ninety p.c peak force obtainable from one,700 revolutions per minute to five,000 rpm
Best-in-class eleven,300 pounds most trailer tow vs. all competitors
Best-in-class 3,120 pounds payload vs. all competitors
unexceeded sixteen mpg town, twenty two mpg road vs. all competitors
"The 2013 Ford F-150 adds additional vogue and technology that sets a benchmark for capability and potency in light pickups," aforementioned F-150 selling Manager rule Sarkar. "We still target the no-compromise resolution for our customers, giving all of them of the conveniences and technologies they need with the potential they have and therefore the fuel potency to travel additional.