New 2021 Ford E-Series Cutaway is getting further updates. Cutaway is a model with a cab and a chassis. The chassis is offered for uplifting purposes. That means you can use this model as an RV, work truck, or even an ambulance. Ford plans to develop this model in every possible way. Thanks to that, the 2021 model will get a new engine.
The full-size model will cost more than its predecessor, but not significantly more. The sales should begin in the coming months, possibly before the end of the year. The Blue Oval manufacturer will also provide more standard equipment and new optional amenities.
The upcoming 2021 Ford E-Series Cutaway will arrive with plenty of upgrades. We’ll get to the new engine option in a minute. Besides the new powerplant, E-Series will get a redesigned instrument panel. That means a new cluster is in the offer, along with two USB ports and Bluetooth Radio. Moreover, a tilt-telescoping steering column is now in the offer as well.
Blue Oval will provide new Ford Telematics and Data Services supply security system. The arriving model will gain the latest driver-assistance aids as well. Thanks to that, E-Series will now offer a forward-collision warning, adaptive cruise control, and lane departure warning. On top of that, auto emergency braking, automatic high-beam headlights, and post-collision braking are all available too.
2021 E-Series Cutaway Specs
Recently, Blue Oval automaker developed a new V8 gasoline engine. You can find this powertrain in Ford’s models, such as the F-250 truck. From now on, the 2021 Ford E-Series Cutaway will also use it. It is a 7.3-liter V8, and it is the most powerful gasoline engine in the segment, according to Blue Oval. The new powertrain can produce 430 horsepower and 475 lb-ft of torque. It is an excellent improvement for the new E-Series, as the previous model produced around 350 horses.
According to various reports, this engine will be offered in two different performance levels. That means the first level will produce below 400 hp. A six-speed automatic transmission is available as before. Ford’s new ten-speed gearbox won’t be in the offer yet. You can choose between the single or dual rear wheels setups. Standard configuration offers a single-rear-wheel layout, while the dual configuration is optional.
2021 Ford E-Series Cutaway Release Date, Price
As for the price, the new 2021 Ford E-Series Cutaway should start at around $34,000. It is a small jump in price over the outgoing model. We’d recommend you to skip the base trim level and opt for the XLT variant that costs $35,000.
The E-450 model will cost over $36,000, and it is the best possible version you can get. The sales of the E-Series should already start. However, the COVID-19 outbreak forces all manufacturers to reschedule their plans and launch dates. For that reason, the new E-Series could arrive in the first quarter of 2021.