2017 Ford F-150 Fuel Economy Ratings
The 2017 Ford F-150 will be making its first appearance at dealerships across the country soon. Ford has made several upgrades and improvements to the truck for the new model year. One of the most important areas of the F-150 that has been upgraded is the the truck’s fuel economy rating. The 2017 Ford F-150 fuel economy ratings have been increased on the new model.
New F-150 EcoBoost Engine and Transmission
Driving the improvement in fuel economy are two all-new systems that will be making their debut on the 2017 F-150. Ford will be offering the truck with an all-new 3.5-liter EcoBoost engine. Helping the engine out is the truck’s all-new 10-speed automatic transmission. In addition to offering impressive power and torque ratings, this pairing improves the truck’s fuel economy ratings over the first-generation 3.5-liter EcoBoost engine.
When equipped with the new EcoBoost engine, two-wheel drive F-150 models will earn an estimated 18 miles per gallon in the city and 25 miles per gallon on the highways. Combined fuel economy checks in at 21 miles per gallon. All of these estimates are improvements over the 2016 model.
Like in most situations, four-wheel drive drops the fuel economy of the 2017 F-150 slightly. Four-wheel drive models earn 17 miles per gallon in the cities, 23 miles per gallon on the highways and 20 miles per gallon combined.
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Performance ratings on the new 3.5-liter EcoBoost V-6 engine check in at 375 horsepower and 470 pound-feet of torque.
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