Ford has always been a forerunner in the market
of full-size trucks and vans.In terms of strength and durability in
heavy-duty vehicles,Ford outraces its competitors.Ford E-Series
vans,formerly known as Econoline,already have that strength and
capacity that can only come with the Built Ford Tough engineering
technology. Now channelizing many structural and internal design
features of Ford F-series trucks in to the 2009 Ford E-Series cargo
vans Ford reinforces its commitment to durability and reliability.
Ford E-Series Reviews
The 2009 Ford E-150 vans are available in two trims Cargo Vans and
Wagon Passenger Van both using 4.6L 225Hp engines in their standard
editions.Recent Ford E-150 reviews show that Ford E-series occupies
about 80% of the cargo van markets in the US.For the 2009 model
year,Ford E-150,E-250 and E-350 Super Duty wagons receive sophisticated
dashboard with inbuilt electronics navigation system in addition to
minor facelift.Another newly added but unconventional feature is the
rear back-up camera,which is widely used in smaller cars only.
Ford redefines full-size van designing by incorporating some unique
technical features in 2009 E-150.Van users can have a sigh of relief,as
for the first time in the history of automobile a full-size van is
capable of using E-85.To give a relief to van users Ford makes this
feature available in 2009 E-150 with both 4.6L and 5.4L engine options.
Additional safety features in new Ford E-Series include 4-wheel
disc anti-lock brakes,traction control,electronic stability control and
dual-front airbags.Starting with a basic 8,520-pound towing capacity
E-series vans can tow up to 14,500 pounds. Ford's latest 2010
Harley-Davidson F-150 offers luxurious experience in truck driving with
its Platinum Edition.For more on Ford passenger and cargo vans go
through Ford E-Series reviews.
Ford F-Series Reviews
Designed in the line of Ford's heavy-duty trucks Ford F-Series has
ushered into its 12th generation in 2009.While the exterior gets minor
makeover,the internal components are vastly improved in new generation
trucks.Outside,the frame is much lighter yet more robust increasing
durability and safety.Lighter chassis allows better speed up,improved
payload and fuel economy.
These E85 capable trucks come in seven trim levels with additional
choices of cab and bed styles to meet the need of widest range of
customers.Ford F-150 SuperCrew offers more room for passenger as well
as cargo.Its flexible seating arrangement can be adjusted according to
the need.The 2009 Ford F-150 reviews shed light on newly added features
Aiming to retain its monopoly in the heavy-duty market Ford has
come up with wide range of cargo haulers.Those who handle heavier loads
can opt for 2009 F-250 Super Duty or its higher versions such as F-350
and F-450.Ford's innovative design and technologies ensure easy
handling of these 1-ton trucks.You can choose from standard cab,super
cab and crew cab.Engine options include 300Hp 5.8L V8, 362Hp 6.2L V10
and a turbo charged DI.
New improved suspension,a tow command system integrating the
trailer's brakes with the truck's own braking system,a drop down
tailgate, folding mirrors and an exclusive ADVANCETRAC RSC electronic
stability control system in Ford-F-Series Super Duty trucks guarantee
easier driving and more comfortable and safer ride.
About The Author
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automobile expert.Ford E-series reviews and Ford F-250 Super Duty
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