Truck Month at Link Ford of Rice Lake

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It’s Truck Month at Link Ford of Rice Lake, and now is the time you can get a great deal on a new or used Ford truck including 2011 and 2012 F-150 models, 2015 F-150 XL and XLT models, F-250 Super Duty Lariat models, 2015 F-150 Lariat models and more.

The 2015 F-150 has been a best seller for many years. The 2015 models feature a lightweight aluminum body plus great payload ratings, tow ratings, crew capacity and bed size. Because of the lighter body and powertrain choices, the F-150 has better fuel economy. Add a high-strength steel ladder frame, and you have a light, yet durable truck. Because of the many updates, the F-150 was named the 2015 North American Truck of the Year.

Power Plants

The 2015 F-150 features a base 3.5-liter V-6 engine that makes 283 horsepower and a 2.7-liter turbo V-6 engine that makes 325 horsepower. For those that prefer luxury and more towing capacity, the 5.0-liter V-8 engine that makes 385 horsepower and the 3.5-liter V-6 twin turbo that make 365 horsepower are also available in certain trim levels. The V-6 twin turbo can tow up to 12,200 pounds.

All four of the engines are mated to a six-speed automatic transmission. You can get four-wheel drive or two-wheel drive configurations. Also standard is the light and quick electric power steering.

The Body

When you choose an F-150, you can choose a regular cab, the SuperCab or the SuperCrew cab. The latter two have four doors and plenty of space in the rear for passengers. Additionally, you can choose from three bed lengths: 5.5 feet, 6.5 feet and 8 feet.

Bed options include a BoxLink system for cleats and brackets, loading ramps, LED lighting, a tailgate step that slides out and features a picket-style handrail, and even a deployable bed step.

Safety

The 2015 F-150 SuperCrew received a five-star rating from NHTSA; and for trim levels that feature forward collision warning, the truck could earn the IIHS Top Safety Pick+award. The higher trim levels also feature a rearview camera.

Visit Link Ford of Rice Lake

Stop by Link Ford of Rice Lake to test drive a 2015 Ford F-150 or F-250 to learn more about the truck’s standard and available features.

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