One of the most anticipated models in the near future is for sure the upcoming 2020 Ford F150 Diesel. The forthcoming pickup truck won’t depart from the current model and it will get only some minor updates. That includes both exterior and interior changes. Under the hood, a powerful and smooth V6 turbodiesel is providing the best-in-class tow rating. Even the fuel economy is impressive for such a robust pickup.
Along with the confirmed hybrid model, the 2020 F150 model will be manufactured in Dearborn, Michigan. That even includes the diesel model as well. Diesel pickup trucks are extremely popular across the world, unfortunately, American customers began to realize that perhaps too late. Of course, diesel variants are less affordable but more premium. But if you are looking for a premium workhorse, you should choose this model.
The all-new 2020 Ford F150 Diesel won’t get any significant changes. As a matter of fact, you can’t really make a difference between the F150 with the diesel or EcoBoost V6s. Both models are having exactly the same exterior design. America’s best-selling pickup truck comes with astonishing styling and durability.
The front end sports larger bumper and LED headlights. The front fascia looks very elegant for such a robust pickup. 17-inch wheels are standard, along with the receiver hitch and some other exterior amenities. There is also a longer-wheelbase version.
2020 Ford F150 Diesel Interior
Ford recently did a few interior revisions for its best-selling pickup truck. That means the 2020 Ford F150 Diesel will get only slight interior refinements. However, Lariat, King Range and Platinum trim levels are available even with the diesel model. On top of that, those trims are offering astonishing design and comfort with plenty of premium features and upscale materials. The base model also offers extra storage space and cup holders.
Moreover, you will get dual-zone automatic climate control and 8-inch Sync3 infotainment display as standard. Upper trims will offer power inverters, premium Bang & Olufsen audio system and much more. F150 Diesel model comes with a great safety rating, as it includes blind spot monitoring, adaptive cruise control, and pedestrian detection.
Power Stroke Diesel Engine
The 2020 Ford F150 Diesel pickup truck will offer a turbocharged V6 engine. The Power Stroke drivetrain acts smoothly and is the very quiet engine. While under throttle or while idling, you can’t tell the diesel apart from gasoline EcoBoost engine. Whatsoever, the new Power Stroke V6 unit generates 250 horses and 440 lb-ft of torque.
It will use a 10-speed automatic transmission and it will deliver much better fuel economy rating. EPA-estimated 25 mpg combined and 30 mpg on the highway. When it comes to hauling and towing, the 2020 F150 Diesel can tow up to 11,400 pounds.
2020 Ford F150 Price and Release Date
If you are willing to buy a light-duty pickup truck with a diesel engine you won’t find many of them. As a matter of fact, the 2020 Ford F150 Diesel is exactly what you need if you don’t want to make a leap to a heavy-duty pickup. Diesel variant will cost around 4,000 above the price of the base gasoline model. This half-ton pickup truck will arrive in the last quarter of 2019.