The Ford F-150 pickup truck has been one of the favorite American trucks on the market for a long time. Furthermore, the new model has been confirmed and we can expect the 2020 Ford F-150 Diesel version to arrive soon.
The upcoming pickup will come stronger and more attractive. Also, it will be available with an engine that provides great fuel economy and the safety that is on the high level. Unfortunately, with this model, we will only see the minor changes if we compare it with the standard pickup.
2020 Ford F-150 Diesel Keeps Luxurious and Elegant Look
Ford has decided not to change much exterior of the 2020 Ford F-150 Diesel variant. The new pickup will have a familiar design that has been popular over the years. The iconic Blue Oval pickup truck will also stay intact in terms of dimension, shape, and design. This design is over the years competitive on the market, however, with the minimum changes that possess diesel model we will see how it will keep up with the other pickups.
The front end remains to be the same with the strong bumper and headlights that are relatively new because most of the changes have happened on the current one model. Sides of the new Diesel version will come with stylish 17-inch wheels and the same attractive lines. Furthermore, the rear bumper looks stronger as the exhaust system that is made of chrome materials.
Interior Made for Everyone
The 2020 Ford F-150 Diesel will bring many new features inside. Also, this pickup truck is very spacious and it offers very comfortable seats for all passengers. Tech is updated this year and depending on trim level, we will see various accessories. The standard features that are plenty will include infotainment system, Apple CarPlay, Android Auto, Bluetooth and USB ports. However, the navigation system is reserved for high-end trims.
Safety is also great and we can expect the same five score rating with the diesel variant. Adaptive cruise control and blind spot monitoring will be available as the standard equipment, while the forward-collision warning and automatic emergency braking come as an option.
Powerful 3.0-liter Power Stroke Under the Hood
The forthcoming 2020 Ford F150 Diesel pickup truck will offer a turbocharged V6 engine under the hood. The new 3.0-liter Power Stroke drivetrain is strong and is a very quiet engine. This engine is capable of generates 250 horses and 440 lb-ft of torque. It will be available with the new 10-speed automatic transmission that is also present on the standard model.
However, the diesel engine delivers much better fuel economy rating. In the city, this engine gives 25 mpg combined and 30 mpg on the highway. Also, according to the official news, the diesel model will provide the same towing capacity as the non-diesel variant. The 2020 Ford F-150 Diesel can tow up to 11,400 pounds.
2020 Ford F-150 Diesel Price and Release Date
There are no official words from Ford about the exact date of release of the 2020 Ford F-150 Diesel. However, from some gossip the release date is expected to be sometime in early 2020. The price is also rumored that will cost around $4000 more than the standard model. So, we expect the price to be in the range of $34.000.