The Ford Company has produced and sold full-size pickups of F series for 60 years already.
In 1953, the first generation of the Ford F250 model pickups make way for the F-250 model. Thus, carrying capacity of the first pickups of F series is 0.5 tons, carrying capacity of F-2— three quarters of ton and F-250 have carrying capacity of 750 kilograms, the maximum allowed mass for the pickup is 3.4 tons respectively.
The Ford Company started to produce the eighth generation of Ford F250 in 1987. The design of cars was simplified that did them more convenient in service. The anti-blocking system on back brakes went in a standard complete set, and had been used in pickups for the first time. In 1988 F-250 got a new 5-staged mechanical transmission.
The ninth generation of F-series pickups was appeared in car market in 1992. The new models received updated forward part with higher aerodynamics and new dashboard. In addition, cars were equipped with 17-inch rims and gas shock absorbers.
Since 2004, pickups had had 11 generations. However, today it is known already twelve generations of this car.
The F-250 pickup looks impressively. A massive bumper and front grilles, in particular, make it looks menacing. The body has a streamline shape. The car is based on the P2 platform that was created by designers of the Ford Company.
Featured Reviews 2016-2017
2015 Ford C-MAX - review, hybrid, engine, changes
Ford has updated the five-seater business minibus 2015 Ford C-MAX and its seven-seater version Grand C-MAX. Both cars are "dressed" in a refined design with a pattern grille from Aston Martin, with extended 7-seater Ford Grand C-Max has kept swinging rear doors. 2015 Ford C-MAX: Review Among the new "puzzle" in the figure of 2015 Ford C-MAX took part sportier bumper, different ... read more
2015 Jeep Cherokee - changes, power, video, interior
The novelty with sports characteristics and traditional American excellent cross-country ability has already received considerable popularity among fans. 2015 Jeep Cherokee is actively searched online, in order to get more visual information and look for test drive videos. 2015 Jeep Cherokee really deserves respect: updated design as well as sports power over competitors. New salon style makes luxurious appearance. Control Panel, ... read more
2016 Volkswagen Passat - specs, interior, equipment, hybrid
Comfortable sports car 2016 Volkswagen Passat has already appeared in the market. The novelty boasts with magnificent dynamic characteristics and range of powerful engines. Overall appearance has undergone minor changes, becoming more attractive. The model is made on MQB platform.
2016 Volkswagen Passat: Complete Set
2016 Volkswagen Passat goes on sale with lots of exclusive options. Basic equipment set includes following:
- electric ... read more
2017 Porsche 718 Cayman - technical specifications, acceleration
The Porsche company has brought to the Beijing Motor Show 2016 Cayman coupe of new generation in a body with an index 982. But now a sports car was renamed to Porsche 718 Cayman - in honor of the classic Porsche 718 race car. As regards technology, 2017 Porsche 718 Cayman does not cause questions, because all the innovations already known ... read more
2017 Toyota 4runner - interior, design, specs, video
New Toyota legend - 2017 Toyota 4runner remains what it always was, a SUV with a pickup-truck modification. 2017 Toyota 4runner is designed with solid rear axle and body-on-frame decoration. Some research show that Toyota Highlander is probably the best choice for most consumers, but Toyota continues selling the model perfectly with minimal updates and so far the sales is ... read more