Associate Editor Craig Cole commented that, “Thanks to its aluminum-intensive construction and massive weight loss this truck is a body-on-frame gauntlet thrown down from a mountain top.”
(PRWEB) November 14, 2014
Giving readers a choice to voice their opinion on which new car is the best, AutoGuide.com polled its readers as well as the over 30 million members of the 400+ AutoGuide Group forums, who responded by picking the all new F-150 as their truck of the year.
Driven earlier this year by AutoGuide.com’s team of editors, associate editor Craig Cole commented that, “Thanks to its aluminum-intensive construction and massive weight loss this truck is a body-on-frame gauntlet thrown down from a mountain top.”
Ford’s new half-ton pickup is u to 750 lbs lighter than the model it replaces thank to its new aluminum body, promising improved fuel economy and capability. The Dearborn automaker is blazing new engineering territory in the automotive industry by offering its highest volume selling with a body made of material that many people wouldn’t have thought to be feasible.
With seven different vehicle categories voted in this year’s Reader’s Choice Awards, Ford also took home the overall win for the Reader’s Choice Car of the Year with the all-new Mustang.
Winners in the remaining Reader’s Choice categories include the Jaguar F-Type Coupe for Sports Car of the Year, the Subaru Outback for Utility Vehicle of the Year, the Cadillac Escalade for Luxury Utility Vehicle of the Year, the Mercedes S-Class Coupe for the Luxury Car of the Year and the BMW i8 for the Green Car of the Year.
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