Ford F-150 Preview Rochester NY

Just five years after introducing the current-generation F-150"a remarkably short product cycle by pickup truck standards"Ford is once again redesigning the half-ton F-150. As with the current generation truck, the emphasis of the 2009 redesign is on comfort, style and functionality.

Cortese Ford, LLC
(585) 475-1211
2500 West Henrietta Road
Rochester, NY
 
Van Bortel Ford, Inc.
(585) 924-9525
7325 Victor-pittsford Road
Victor, NY
 
Egglefield Ford
(800) 559-6551
7618 Us Route 9
Elizabethtown, NY
 
Di Blasi Motors Inc
(718) 898-6100
112-21 Northern Blvd
Corona, NY
 
Latham Motors Inc
(866) 337-3434
637 Columbia Street
Latham, NY
 
Fairport Ford, LLC
(585) 586-4415
71 Marsh Road
East Rochester, NY
 
Fairport Ford, LLC
(585) 586-4415
71 Marsh Road
East Rochester, NY
 
Manhattan Ford Lincoln - Mercury
(866) 656-8558
787 11th Ave. Between 54 & 55
New York, NY
 
Ford and Lincoln Mercury of Smithtown
(631) 265-2340
440 East Jericho Turnpike
Saint James, NY
 
Royal Ford & Mercury Motors, I
(607) 687-0424
3964 Waverly Rd Rt 17c West
Owego, NY
 

Ford F-150 Preview

Provided by:

Click here for more content from JDPower.com

Critical Knowledge:
  • Complete redesign for Ford's half-ton pickup

  • New corporate 3-bar grille design

  • Three cab styles, four box options

  • Increased hauling and towing capacity

  • Seven trim levels including new range-topping Platinum

  • All-V-8-engine lineup

  • Diesel and gasoline direct-injection turbo engines planned for 2010

  • Available Sync and Sirius Travel Link

  • On sale Fall 2008

Introduction
Just five years after introducing the current-generation F-150"a remarkably short product cycle by pickup truck standards"Ford is once again redesigning the half-ton F-150. As with the current generation truck, the emphasis of the 2009 redesign is on comfort, style and functionality. Ford claims that over 1000 engineers, designers, researchers and others worked on the F-150, and that the majority of their design inspiration came from talking to pickup owners.

The new F-150 will be built in Dearborn, Michigan and Claycomo, Missouri, and will arrive at dealerships in the autumn of 2008.

Model lineup
Along with the usual F-150 trim levels"base XL, mid-range XLT, high-end Lariat and King Ranch, sporty STX and off-road FX4"Ford is introducing a new top-of-the-line Platinum model for 2009. The Platinum is identified from the outside by its satin-chrome grille with mesh inserts and 20-inch aluminum wheels, and inside by its 10-way power adjustable leather captain's chairs with "tuxedo stitching" and wood and brushed-aluminum trim....

Click here to read the rest of the article at JDPower.com