Ford F-150 Airbags, Safety Features, Safety Score

Ford F-150 is a light duty version of Ford’s F-series. It is
basically a 6 seater vehicle from Ford boasting a starting
price of $32,480.

2017 Ford F-150 Engine

The Ford F-150 2017 houses a naturally aspirated multiport –
injected 283 hp 3.5 liter V6 engine producing 255 pound feet of
torque with six speed automatic transmission as standard. The
rear wheel drive system comes standard. The upgraded version of
the engine includes a new 3.5 liter V6 EcoBoost engine
producing 375 hp and 470 pound feet of torque with ten speed
automatic transmission. The other optional engines are a 325 hp
2.7 liter EcoBoost V6 engine producing 375 pound feet of torque
and a 385 hp 5.0 liter Ti-VCT V8 engine producing 387 pound
feet of torque. These come coupled with electronic 10-speed
transmission. The Four wheel drive system comes optional. The
2017 Ford F-150 has the maximum towing capacity of 11,100
pounds. The 2017 Ford F-150 will be available in five trim
levels: XL, XLT, Lariat, King Ranch and the range topping
Platinum.

2017 Ford F-150 Exteriors

The 2017 Ford F-150 is being produced on the typical concept of
Body – on – frame. The body is made up of lighter materials
like Aluminium, similar to its predecessor in 2015. There is a
comprehensive lay – down of 500-plus pounds. The overall
appearance of the vehicle is squarish with boxy corners and
parallel to ground alignment. The body style has many viable
options, namely Regular, SuperCab and SuperCrew. There are
furthermore options available regarding the length of the cargo
box, which may be 5.5 feet, 6.5 feet and 8 feet. The standard
wheels are 17 inch sliver painted aluminium wheels. These can
be upgraded to 18 inch or 20 inch chrome-like PVD or aluminium
wheels. There will be additional bi-LED headlights and LED
floodlights in the exterior mirrors, a kick-down step and a
locking remote-drop tailgate. A series of LEDs illuminates the
cargo box.

2017 Ford F-150 Interiors

The cabin is similar to the previous generation F-150. The
utility areas are placed at regular points with very mild
modification in their textures or appearance. There is ample of
legroom and the rear row seats enjoy commodious environment.
The rear seats’ seatbelt incorporates airbags within. The base
model consists of tilt and telescoping steering wheel. The
optional features for the 2017 Ford F-150 includes Remote
Keyless Entry, Power Windows, Power Moonroof, Heated Steering
Wheel, Navigation System, Power-adjustable Pedals, Rear Window
Defroster, Backup Camera, Remote Start and Inflatable Rear Seat
Belts. The new generation F-150 incorporates tiny cameras all
around as the new 360 degree camera system.

2017 Ford F-150 Safety Features

The 2017 Ford F-150 comes standard with advanced safety package
which includes Airbags System, Four wheels Anti – Lock Brakes,
Curve Control, Tire Pressure Monitoring System and Safety
Belts. The advanced driver assistive features include Adaptive
Cruise Control, Blind Spot Monitoring System with Rear Cross
Traffic Alert and Lane Keeping Assist, Self Parking System,
Rearview Camera, Backup Sensors, Auto High Beams and Rain
Sensing Windshield Washers.

How many airbags in 2017 Ford F-150?

The Airbags System includes Frontal airbags for the driver and
the front passenger, Front Seat Mounted Side airbags for the
driver and the front passenger and Side Curtain airbags for
both the rows.

2017 Ford F-150? Crash Test Rating –
Safety Score?

The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety has awarded a ‘Good’
rating in all their safety rating criteria. However, the
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has granted a ‘4
star’ rating in Rollover Test with ‘5 stars’ in Overall rating,
Frontal Crash test and Side crash test.

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