2016 Ford F-350 – Release Date and Review

2016 Ford F-350 Release Date, Price, Msrp, Interior – On the flip side, the new 2016 Ford F-350 is set go for sale in dealerships soon. Serious buyers will find the following highlights the most captivating: wide range of performance levels and body configurations, strong towing and payload capacities, appealing technology options, and most importantly a quiet cabin.

2016 Ford F-350 front view, red color, headlights and grille

Many might ask prematurely what’s new for the 2016 F-350. The 2016 Ford F-350 Super Duty return unaltered except for two refreshed options: rear view camera prep kit and a warning strobe lights.

2016 Ford F-350
2016 Ford F-350

Well, the quickie part of the review is done so let’s delve straight to the serious tidbits of what to expect from the forthcoming new 2016 Ford F-350. Pickups trucks by any available definition are meant to provide that extra muscle by working hard, whether it’s hauling or towing.

2016 Ford F-350 side angle, exterior, blue color, alloy wheels

As we will later on see in this review, providing the inspiration for this courageous and undoubtful machine will be a choice of several V8 engines. The 385 hp petrol engine isn’t a weakling either, and buyers considering optimum capability will find the 440 horsepower and a whopping 860 pounds of torque appealing. When properly equipped, the latter powerplant will definitely offer the F-350 a cool 26,500 lbs. of towing capacity.

2016 Ford F-350 exterior, rear angle, silver color, taillights and tailpipe

No stone has been left unturned when it comes to the available versatility of the F-350. This is obviously manifested in the wide array of body designs and trim variants. Modern amenities equipped in the no-frills regular cab work trucks to the range topping 4-door crew cab models include luxury, infotainment, convenience and optional technology packages.

Exterior Configurations & Interior Spy Photos – 2016 Ford F-350

First things first, the new Ford F-350 Super Duty 2016 comes available in 3 cab configurations: 2-door regular cab design, extended cab and 4-door crew cab design. Also, there is a two rear axle designs.

2016 Ford F-350 front
2016 Ford F-350 front

The Super Duty vehicle will also debut in form of a whopping five trims: XL, XLT, Lariat, King Ranch, and Platinum. However, you should take note that not all will feature every cab, axle and bed configuration.

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This review will not take into consideration all the features that all the variants will come with but will simply sample some of the stirring ones. The base XL model will come equipped with 17-inch wheels, running boards, locking gate, black grille, air-conditioning, black bumpers, leather upholster, front bench seat, floor coverings, two-speaker sound system, tilt steering wheel

2016-Ford-F-350-Super-Duty-interior

The 2016 Ford F-350 XLT adds heated outside mirrors with an integrated blind-spot mirror, 18″ alloy wheels, a chrome grille, keyless entry, chrome bumpers rear privacy glass, full electric accessories, cloth upholstery, cruise control, a carpeted floor, the Ford Sync, a trailer brake controller, Bluetooth phone and audio connectivity and a 4-speaker sound system. The range-topping Platinum comes fitted similarly to the

2016 Ford F-350 interior, leather rear seats

2016 Ford F-350 King Ranch, but features a conspicuously dissimilar design  that is aesthetic 20-inch polished alloy wheels, leather interior and a steering heated wheel.

2016 Ford F-350 trunk, cargo space

Engine Specs – 2016 Ford F-350 

All the models will come with only two engines. The engines will be paired to a 6-speed auto transmission system, and will offer choices between RWD and AWD system, and SRW and DRW configurations as well.

The base engine will be 6.2L petrol V8 capable of yielding 385 horsepower and 405 pounds of torque. The optimum towing with the base model will be 12,500 lbs. with the SRW and up to 16,100 lbs. with the DRW. When towed to a fifth wheel trailer hitch the limits will be increased to 15,900 lbs. for the SRW and remain unchanged for the DRW.

2016 Ford F-350 engine

Optionally available is the 6.7L diesel V8 powerplant able to yield 440 horsepower and 860 lbs. of torque. The towing capacity is capped to a maximum of 14,000lbs. With the SRW and 19,000lbs with the DRW. The fifth-wheel set up boosts it to a max of 16,500 lbs. for the SRW and 26,500lbs for the dual-rear-wheels.

Specifications

Wheelbase: 142.0 ”
Length: 232.4 ”
Width: 79.9 ”
Passenger volume: 137 ft³
Cargo volume: / ft³
Curb weight: 8520 lb
Top Speed: 94 mph
0-60: 7.8 sec
MPG: 12 (city/highway)
Available Exterior Colors: Blue Jeans Metallic, Caribou Metallic, Green Gem Metallic, Ingot Silver Metallic, Magnetic Metallic, Oxford White…
Towing Capacity: 12,500-26,500 lbs

Price & Release Date for the New 2016 Ford F-350

The prices for the Ford F-350 2016 trims will be as follows: XL will feature an MSRP starting from $33,280, the XLT from $37,045, the Lariat from $45,345, the King Ranch from $53,310 and finally the top-of-the-line Platinum from $55,230.

2016 Ford F-350 front view, headlights and grille, exterior

In overall, the new Ford F-350 is well-positioned to compete with the rest of the vehicles in its segment. Space is something that is not taken lightly in a truck and the F-350 doesn’t disappoint. There is plenty of room even for the back-seat passengers. You should give it a try! Besides the given model, Ford also plans to release the new Ford F-150 and the Ford F-250 and there are also news about the Ford F-650 and F-750 semi trucks announced.

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