2016 Ford F-350 Super Duty Release Date and Specifications

Looks like the arrival of the 2016 Ford F-350 is going to happen soon. The prototype has been spotted by spy photographer while undergoing some testings. The F-350 variant is well-known as heavy duty pickup trucks which is very suitable for heavy load of works. Performance and visual appearance are expected to be the main improvements in the next release.

2016 Ford F-350 Super Duty Photo

Exterior

Exterior redesigning will start from reducing the overall curb weight. Unlike its predecessors, this truck will be made from lightweight and stronger materials like aluminum. The rear and front bumpers will be moderately revived and equipped with chrome plates. The wheels are expected to be at least 17 to 20 inches in size and obtained from metallic materials. The estimated number of doors will be either 2 or 4. The dimensions are expected to be at least 227 inches length, 70 inches width and 76 inches height. Its beauty will be heightened by the chrome grille used. The overall stowage space will also be increased.

2016 Ford F-350 Super Duty

Interior

In addition, the new things seem also to be given as for the interior side of this new F350 series by Ford. As for the look, it seems that the cabin of this 2016 Ford F350 will have the same look as its previous model in which stay look premium and classy through the application of premium material for some aspects inside of its cabin such as metal accent, wooden grains, and also leather material for its upholstery. The new things that seem to be given by Ford to this truck are some new features to improve the passenger’s convenient feel.

2016 Ford F-350 Super Duty Interior

Powertrain

For example, it is offered in at least 3 engine options and one of those has the best power calculation. This is none other but the V8 6.7L diesel engine with the capability of creating 440 horsepower and 860 lb-ft of torque that is featured with 6-speed automatic transmission system. Unfortunately, there is no manual transmission system offered for this model of Ford F-350.

Besides the fact that it is best in power, it cannot be denied as well that the diesel engine of this 2016 Ford F-350 is also best in other thing, which is the fuel economy. This seems to make the diesel model of this new truck even better to be chosen instead of the other two models, which are the 6.2L V8 with 312 horsepower and the 6.2L V8 with 385 horsepower. At first, you might think that this feature is not really that significant.

2016 Ford F-350 Release Date and Price

Based on the rumors, the 2016 Ford F-350 will be unveiled in the second half of 2015 as 2016 model year, sales should commence right after. Up until now, there’s still no clear information about its price, but we can say that the estimated pricing will start from $34,000. Stay tuned for future updates!

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