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Presenting the 2017 Ford F-150 Lariat Special Edition FX4, brought to you by Sames Ford Corpus Christi

Special to Inspire Coastal Bend


Vehicle: 2017 Ford F-150 Lariat Special Edition FX4
Ruby-red color with a 3.5L EcoBoost engine with 10-speed automatic transmission

• 375 horsepower at 5000 rpm
• Best-in-class(1) 470 lb.-ft. of torque at 2500 rpm
• Maximum trailer towing capability of 12,200 lbs., properly equipped
• F‑150 is the revolutionary truck to get the job done
• Designed from the ground up to be durable, capable and easy to use
• Delivers an impressive combination of power, capability and efficiency, from advanced materials that enhance durability to breakthrough pickup box innovations
• State-of-the-art, purpose-built technologies make F‑150 the smartest F‑150 ever built
• High-strength, military-grade, aluminum alloy body and box, and fully boxed high-strength steel frame ensure the F‑150 “Built Ford Tough” reputation for quality, durability and strength


• 10-speed automatic transmission with tow/haul mode standard with 3.5L EcoBoost V6 engine
• Auto start-stop technology now standard with the 3.5L EcoBoost
V6 engine
• Increased horsepower and torque on the new, second-generation 3.5L EcoBoost V6 engine
• New, second-generation 3.5‑liter EcoBoost V6 engine produces 375 horsepower and a best-in-class (1) 470 lb.‑ft. of torque, a gain of 10 hp and 50 lb.-ft. from previous 3.5‑liter EcoBoost
• Auto start-stop technology can help reduce fuel consumption and vehicle emissions during city driving by switching off the engine when the vehicle is stationary or idling


• F‑150 SuperCrew offers available inflatable rear safety belts that use airbag technology to help protect rear-seat outboard passengers
• Individual tire pressure monitoring displays tire pressure for each wheel, as well as indicates which tire may be underinflated
• AdvanceTrac with roll stability control (RSC) and curve control enhance vehicle control in wet or slippery conditions
• 6 standard airbags: dual-stage front, front-seat side and safety canopy side-curtain


• F‑150 offers real-world pickup box functionality, thanks to available features that include BoxLink with premium locking cleats, stowable loading ramps, LED pickup box lighting and remote tailgate release
• Offers several innovative technologies, including Pro Trailer Backup Assist and blind spot information system (BLIS) with cross-traffic alert and trailer coverage, and 360-degree camera with split-view display
• Available lane-keeping system helps drivers stay in their lane
• SYNC 3 system features an easy-to-use design
• New available SYNC Connect lets owners access and control a variety of vehicle features and functions from virtually anywhere
• Interior features include available multicontour front seats with active motion
• Exterior features include an auto-dimming driver-side mirror and LED spotlights on the exterior mirrors


• 700 lbs. lighter, compared to the 2014 F‑150 – and building strength to ensure the truck can handle the most rugged terrain
• High-strength, military-grade, aluminum alloy body and bed take F‑150 to a higher level of tough
• High-strength, fully boxed steel frame is designed to be the strongest F‑150 frame ever, featuring more high-strength steel than the 2014 F‑150


• The F‑150 model lineup includes XL, XLT, Lariat, King Ranch, Platinum and Limited
• Exterior is characterized by a wide “Built Ford Tough” stance that suggests capability
• Interior features attention to detail and refinements throughout

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