It’s no secret that the F-150 is one of Ford’s most enduring classics. It has been the highest selling truck brand in Canada for the last 50 years, and even non-car guys can tell you what an F-150 is and who makes it. If you’re wondering why you should buy an F-150, take a look below to see what is new and improved for 2016.
Engine and Performance capabilities
Let’s start with the engine. The base on the 2016 model is a 2.7-litre EcoBoost V6 that cranks out 325 horsepower and generates 375 lb.-ft. of torque, allowing for a maximum towing capacity of 3,447 kg running a 4×4 drive type and 5,534 kg at 4×2. This performance combines with an 87 L (23 g) tank capable of 13.1/10.1 L/100 kM (22/28 mpg) in the city and highway, respectively.
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Safety and New Features
Ford’s philosophy has always been to make high quality vehicles with an added level of safety to its customers, and the 2016 F-150 proves to be no different. Earlier this year, the F-150 was named an IIHS top safety pick and also received a 5-Star Crash Test rating, meaning that you get both high performance and peace of mind when you’re behind the wheel. Electronically, the F-150 comes with Ford’s updated SYNC-3 system as an option, featuring active park assist and Apple’s CarPlay, adding another level of convenience to your driving experience. The F-150, like all Ford models, is guaranteed to be made with official Ford parts by certified manufacturers. You are assured of getting the best of the best for your money.
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F-150 Pricing at Sherwood Ford
Pricing and financing for the F-150 is better than ever as well! Currently, the MSRP for the 2016 F-150 starts at $46,000, and the sales team at Sherwood Ford is available to help you find the financing options that are best for you.
The F-150 has been a household name for generations, ever since its inception with the rest of the F-Series in 1948. Both new and used models are available at Sherwood Ford, and all available inventory is ready for test drives. Stop in today and claim your piece of the legacy.