2017 Ford F-150 Wins AAA Top Green Vehicle Award
When you think of “green” vehicles, your mind probably goes straight to impressively fuel efficient models like the 2017 Ford Fusion, the 2017 Ford Focus or the 2017 Ford Escape. Honestly, you’re probably not thinking about trucks at all. But that’s all going to change thanks to the 2017 Ford F-150 winning the Top Green Vehicle Award for Pickups in the 2017 AAA Green Car Guide. More specifically, it was the 2017 Ford F-150 XLT SuperCrew model that won the award thanks to its best-in-class fuel efficiency, powerful and efficient engine and strong yet light body. So now, when you’re bragging to your friends about how powerful, rugged, tough and dependable your Ford F-150 is, you can add another descriptor to the list – green.
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2017 Ford F-150 XLT SuperCrew Fuel Efficiency Ratings
The AAA Top Green Vehicle Award-winning 2017 Ford F-150 XLT SuperCrew 4×2 is powered by a 2.7-liter EcoBoost V6 engine with Auto Start-Stop technology that gets a best-in-class 19 miles per gallon in the city and 24 miles per gallon on the highway. That impressive gas mileage is made possible by not only the engine, but also the incredibly light and incredibly strong military-grade aluminum-alloy body found on the new Ford F-150. It’s no wonder the Ford F-Series has been the best-selling truck lineup for more than 40 years.
“Many drivers need the flexibility of a larger vehicle, but still want to make a green choice. AAA awarded the Ford F-150 XLT the 2017 pickup category winner in the AAA Green Car Guide for its best-in-class fuel economy, great visibility, spacious interior and exceptional handling.” – Megan McKernan, Manager, Automobile Club of Southern California’s Automotive Research Center
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