The brand-new 2017 Ford F-Series Super Duty family features the heavy-duty versions of the F-150 full-size pickup. No surprise, these robust new Super Duty trucks will follow the same groundbreaking path as the light-duty lineup: The redesigned Super Duty now makes extensive use of high-strength, military-grade alloy to reduce the truck’s weight—by up to 350 lb. as compared to 2016 models—and then convert that advantage into improved capabilities. Indeed, the 2017 Super Duty sets new benchmarks for both towing and payload, with a little help also from an upgraded diesel engine that delivers best-in-class outputs.
Actually, there’s so much new here that we’ve decided to break out the truck’s benefits into five basic headings, beginning right beneath the hood.