Ford F-150 Preview Traverse City 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.

Fox Ford Lincoln Mercury Grand Traverse
(231) 922-2000
3464 N. U.s. 31 South
Traverse City, MI
 
Brighton Ford - Mercury, Inc.
(800) 836-8206
8240 W Grand River
Brighton, MI
 
Central Michigan Ford Kenworth
(517) 394-7000
5103 So Cedar St
Lansing, MI
 
Rick Ford Sales Inc
(989) 642-5261
111 E. Saginaw St
Hemlock, MI
 
Bill Brown Ford
(734) 421-7000
32222 Plymouth Road
Livonia, MI
 
Krug Hilltop Ford Lincoln - Mercury Inc
(800) 258-5603
2798 E Grand River Avenue
Howell, MI
 
Pat McKeown Ford Inc
(231) 547-4401
06725 Us 31 South
Charlevoix, MI
 
Cole / Story Ford Lincoln - Mercury
(517) 278-5661
410 East Chicago Street
Coldwater, MI
 
Mike Lynch Inc
(989) 734-2311
135 N. Bradley
Rogers City, MI
 
Dean Sellers Ford
(800) 906-6073
2600 W. Maple Road
Troy, 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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