Another model to come out of the 2015 Ford F-150 range is the Lariat. The pickup truck was showcased at the 2014 Detroit Auto Show that happened at the beginning of the year. The 2015 Lariat will be available in a SuperCab or CrewCab design. Buyers will choose from a bed that is 6.5 or 5.5 feet tall, rear wheel or four wheel drive.
2015 Ford F-150 Lariat Engine Options
Overall the 2015 Ford F-150 has a few engine options. There’s the 5.0 litre V8 engine, the 3.5 litre V6 engine and the brand new 2.7 litre EcoBoost engine. The 2015 Ford F-150 Lariat will have the new 2.7 litre engine under the hood. The EcoBoost engine is well-known for being fuel efficient. The V6 engine is just as powerful as the V8 engine. It delivers 325 hp and 375 pound – feet of torque. The engine is able to tow over 8000 pounds of weight. The 2.7 litre engine is paired to a 6 speed automatic transmission.
2015 Ford F-150 Lariat Packages
There are three known packages that the 2015 Ford F-150 Lariat will have. The first is the 500A package, and this is the package found in the base Lariat. Not much information is known about what the first package will offer. There’s the 501A package, which is a mid-level package, the second package, the 502A is the more luxurious package. The luxury package comes with a long list of additions that’ll be found on the inside and outside of the vehicle.
The exterior of the 501A package will have a grille that has three chrome bars. The grille will be surrounded with a black mesh insert, the front bumper will also be chrome and 4×4 models will have 2 hooked that will be painted black. Depending on the color chosen by the buyer, the door handles, mirror caps and door handle bezels will be matched to the body color. A 2015 Ford F-150 Lariat will have machined aluminum wheels that are 18 inches. The wheels will also have pockets that’ll be painted silver. Changes to the back are only seen on the rear bumper, it will be a standard chrome bumper. The inside will have different color leather options buyers can choose from (Light Camel Leather, Black Leather and Earth Gray Leather). Bucket seats that come in the same color are available on trucks that have a floor shifter. A storage console will accompany the bucket seats.
2015 Ford F-150 Lariat Design
This car has many features including; loading ramps that lock on the sides of the bed, ATV loading that is easy to handle, Ford’s BoxLink system (the systems provides cleats and brackets to the bed, this allows cargo to be divided and anchored), the cargo box has LED lighting, a tailgate step that slides out and a hand rail.
Inclusion of forward collision warning as one of its safety features could earn the 2015 Ford F-150 Lariat IIHS‘ Top Safety Pick+ award. If it is awarded, it will be the first pickup truck to earn such an award.
2015 Ford F-150 Lariat Release Date and Price
The 2015 Ford F-150 Lariat later went on sale in the middle of 2014. Though the truck isn’t as luxurious and packed with features like the King Ranch and Platinum trims, the pickup truck is one of Ford’s affordable models. It has an estimated price of $39,000. The price can get higher as there will be different packages that the truck will come in.