Ford F-150 Preview East Lansing MI

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.

Central Michigan Ford Kenworth
(517) 394-7000
5103 So Cedar St
Lansing, MI
 
Bob Maxey Ford, Inc.
(313) 392-9200
1833 E. Jefferson Ave
Detroit, MI
 
Fred Grande Ford Sales, Inc
(586) 727-3415
10901 Gratiot Rd
Richmond, MI
 
Southgate Ford
(734) 282-3636
16501 Fort Street
Southgate, MI
 
Clinton-Tecumseh Ford Lincoln-Mercury
(517) 456-7414
829 Tecumseh
Clinton, MI
 
Candy Ford - Mercury Inc.
(888) 442-2639
403 Lansing Street
Charlotte, MI
 
Pat McKeown Ford Inc
(231) 547-4401
06725 Us 31 South
Charlevoix, MI
 
Dean Sellers Ford
(800) 906-6073
2600 W. Maple Road
Troy, MI
 
Four Seasons Ford Lincoln Mercury
(231) 775-3448
319 N. Mitchell Street
Cadillac, MI
 
Briarwood Ford
(734) 429-5478
7070 Michigan Avenue
Saline, MI
 

Ford F-150 Preview

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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....

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