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At a glance, the all-new truck's exterior is impressive in itself. A billet-milled body sets the F-150 apart from previous models, while a horizontal twin-bar grille highlights its width, muscularity and power. The grille is also illuminated by LED C-clamp headlamps, a feature that is only one of many Blue Oval innovations.
“F-150 needs to look solid, confident and capable,” Sean Tant, Ford's truck studio design manager, said. “All design elements need to have individual as well as collective strength. We wanted to continue with the billet-milled style introduced in 2015 while visually making the truck look wide and planted.” Watch more below:
A side view, though, brings to mind visual recognition of other trucks from the F-Series. Front door drop-downs, tire proportions and wheel openings hint at borrowed elements, while traditional frame-mounted bumpers and limited fascias allude to customers' consistent desire for genuine and practical vehicles.
The details don't stop there. Stay tuned to learn more about the F-150!