Category Archives: Ford F-150

2018 Ford F-150 in red towing a boat

F-150 Diesel Engine Offers Competitive Mileage

We’ve already written about the impressive 2018 Ford F-150 diesel engine’s anticipated power specifications, but now we have even better news for drivers craving the competitive fuel economy of a diesel engine. The new diesel powertrain on the 2018 Ford F-150 not only offers class leading horsepower and torque but will also deliver best in class mileage. How good is the fuel economy of the 2018 Ford F-150 diesel? Just check it out below. Read the rest of this entry >>

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What is the Difference Between Crossovers and SUVs?

SUVs vs Crossovers

If you haven’t noticed lately, SUVs are everywhere. Having all but totally replaced the sedan as the main driver for individuals and families alike, these vehicles offer the practicality of a van, the all-weather performance of a utility vehicle and cost as much gas as a larger car. Simply put, it would be silly to dismiss them as a trend. They’re probably not going anywhere any time soon. Read the rest of this entry >>

2017 Ford F-150 EcoBoost Start-Stop Tech

Start-Stop Technology added to all 2017 Ford F-150 EcoBoost Engines

Although the 2016 model year is only just now beginning, that hasn’t kept some of our most popular models from leaking a few teasers for what the future holds. For example, the 2016 Ford F-150 has only just arrived at Harbin Automotive, but we’ve already gotten word that the 2017 Ford F-150 will add auto start-stop technology to all EcoBoost engines. When all the dust settles, this would suggest that as much as 60% of the F-150s sold in America will now have start-stop tech. That represents a lot of fuel savings for American drivers. Read the rest of this entry >>

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2017 Ford Raptor Supercrew Drops Jaws at Detroit’s NAIAS

We’ve been up to our elbows in model news from Chevy and Ford coming out of Detroit’s North American International Auto Show, which is going on now. Many of the most exciting models will likely never see the light of day, and are intended to simply stoke the embers of anticipation of fanboys worldwide. However, some models are virtual locks to see production, including the 2017 Ford Raptor Supercrew, which received its unveiling at the famed auto show. Read the rest of this entry >>

Drum Roll, Please: The 2017 Ford F-150 Raptor

If you’ve been following the Ford truck lineup in the last few years, you’ve probably spent a fair bit of time salivating over the F-150 Raptor. It stands as the finest example of Ford’s dedication to high-performance pickups, and it’s getting a full overhaul for 2017. Care to see the fruits of Ford’s labor? Of course you do. Ladies and gents, the 2017 Ford F-150 Raptor. Read the rest of this entry >>

Sneak Peek: The 2016 Ford F-150 Limited

2016 Ford F-150 Limited

Just a few days after we’ve unveiled the new changes for the 2016 Ford F-350 Super Duty, we’ve got more great news to share. Harbin Automotive has just received word on the 2016 Ford F-150 Limited, the new line-topping trim for America’s most popular light duty pickup. It’s expected to arrive at our Alabama dealership this upcoming winter. So, months ahead of its impending release, let’s get down to brass tacks about what you can expect from Ford’s best F-150 yet. Read the rest of this entry >>

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What’s New on the 2016 Ford F-150?

It was just last year at this time that we were eagerly awaiting the release of the 2015 Ford F-150. Today, we’ve received updates about the next evolution of Ford’s flagship pickup, coming soon to Harbin Automotive. Here’s what we know so far about what’s new on the 2016 Ford F-150, all of which are well in keeping with the direction the model had taken heading into 2015. Let’s look at the upcoming changes, shall we? Read the rest of this entry >>

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How Did the 2015 Ford F-150 Trim So Much Weight?

When the 2015 Ford F-150 was announced, one of the main selling points–you know, along with EcoBoost power and being pretty awesome in every conceivable way–was the fact that Ford had managed to trim a lot of weight from the previous model. We all know about the military-grade, aluminum-alloy body construction that trimmed about 450 pounds all by itself. However, it wasn’t the only thing that trimmed weight from the F-150. So, how did the 2015 Ford F-150 trim so much weight? Read the rest of this entry >>