Despite tough competition, Ford is still the best seller in the market. Blue Oval sold over 900,000 units of the F-Series last year. Now, famous manufacturer will continue with improvements and updates. The 2020 Ford F-350 Super Duty will get plenty of changes.
Ford’s well-known plan of a three-year transition is still present. After new bodywork in 2017, the rest of the vehicle has to be completed. New F-350 will get new powertrain option and we can expect great towing and payload capacity.
New F-350 Gets New Daytime Running Lights
In order to improve its towing capacity, Ford will offer stronger steel frame. The 2020 Ford F-350 Super Duty will look very modern for heavy-duty segment. Front fascia looks intimidating with new LED daytime running lights. On top of that, halogen headlights are available as standard.
Tow hooks are horizontally-mounted this time. Front grille looks huge and it comes with two long chrome strips. Huge mirrors are visible at first glance and side profile won’t offer plastic claddings. Boxy appearance will remain and we can expect some new optional features.
Interior is More Comfortable
Blue Oval manufacturer is improving the cabin of its Super Duty models year after year. The 2020 Ford F-350 Super Duty will be the best one so far. The cabin is additionally modernized and it looks more upscale. Most of the systems will remain but all of the systems will gain important updates. On top of that, Ford will offer more safety equipment.
Seats are extremely comfortable, especially on the upper trim levels. Power adjustable pedals are now available as an option. Dark interior theme looks perfect and stylish. Front seats are 10-way power adjustable. B&O 10-speaker sound system comes as optional feature. Six-inch angular step bars are standard on higher trim levels. Generally, interior is now comfier and more modern than ever before.
New V8 Gasoline Engine
As you probably know, Ford will ditch a 6.8-liter Triton V10 powertrain. The 2020 Ford F-350 Super Duty will now offer a new 7.0-liter V8. This engine comes with a 10-speed automatic transmission. It can produce 385 horsepower and 430 lb-ft of torque.
However, a 6.7-liter V8 is still the most popular choice among the customers. This turbodiesel powertrain is producing 450 hp and 935 lb-ft of torque. With this engine Ford F-350 can tow up to 35,000 pounds. Payload capacity is rated at 7,640 pounds. Unlike the new gasoline engine, diesel is available with a 6-speed automatic gearbox.
2020 Ford F-350 Super Duty Price and Release Date
Whole Super Duty lineup is offering a wide range of different trim levels and cab configurations. The 2020 Ford F-350 Super Duty will be no different. The price starts from $34,000 and it can reach over $60,000 for the range-topping trim level.
If you are on a budget, we recommend you to skip XL and XLT trims. Lariat trim is priced at $50,000 and it is impressive. On top of that, Ford is offering numerous packages. This heavy duty pickup will hit the dealerships in the last quarter of 2019.