Car companies focused mainly on manufacturing saloon cars or SUVs in the past. However, nowadays, more companies have also begun to manufacture trucks. According to Motor Biscuit, Ford trucks sell more in the United States than any other brand. Ford trucks probably sell more because of their cheapness. For instance, you can get one for as low as $20,000. However, even though most Ford trucks are cheap, there are also expensive ones. Are you ready to find out some of the most expensive Ford trucks? Here is a list of the ten most expensive Ford trucks below.
10. 2021 Ford F-150 Raptor ($65,840-$78,545)
The truck is intimidating just by looking at it. For instance, it has 37-inch wheels, an aggressive bodywork, and a five-link rear. It is the kind of truck that you would immediately pick to tour the desert. An outstanding feature of this truck is its engine, which is based on the Predator engine found in the Shelby GT500. Its engine gives it a horsepower of 760 and a torque of 625. With such high power, it would be ideal for a safari rally.
9. 2021 Ford F-350 Platinum ($70,430)
If you are looking for a truck that can handle a lot of weight, this would be the best truck to consider. It has a towing capacity of 21,200 pounds. The towing capacity does not just include the truck’s weight. Its value also factors in items it would typically carry, e.g., a water tank or a sack of potatoes. To be able to carry goods, the truck has a horsepower of 385. A high horsepower generally ranges from 200 to 300. With such power, you will require minimum effort to step on the gas pedal to move.
8. 2021 Ford F-150 Limited ($70,825-$75,945)
The truck is diverse in terms of the several colors to choose from. According to Ford, you can choose a sporty color like silver or a neutral color like white. In general, trucks are so huge that you may fail to spot what is in front of you. Fortunately, this vehicle has a 360-degree camera system. The camera system gives you a bird’s eye view of your surroundings, so you will be able to spot minor objects behind or in front of you.
7. 2021 F-150 ($80,000)
This truck has attractive exterior features like 22″ polished aluminum wheels, running boards, and LED lighting. In addition, when you acquire this truck, you will be able to get access to Ford’s Co-Pilot 360 Active 2.0 Prep Package. According to Ford, the Ford Co-Pilot360 is a suite of driver-assist features which enable safe driving. Some of the driver-assist features include a rear-view camera, lane-keeping system, auto high-beam headlamps, and so on.
6. 2020 Ford F-250 ($83,000)
The truck is the lightest one in the Super Duty Limited line. As a result of its lightness, you will use less fuel to power the car hence a good fuel economy. Another factor that contributes to its efficient fuel economy is its ten-speed transmission. With this transmission system, you will be able to drive with any four gears to limit excess fuel consumption.
5. 2020 Ford F-350 Super Duty Limited ($84,775- $87,110)
This truck resembles the F-250 truck, so you have to be careful when purchasing it. The difference between the two trucks is that the 2020 Ford F-350 has a taller rear block to facilitate level towing. The truck’s seats are made from premium leather. Premium leather is resistant to water. So, you will not have to worry about cleaning your seats thoroughly after a passenger accidentally pours water on your seats.
4. 2020 Ford F-450 Limited Crew Cab ($ 91,125)
The truck delivers a horsepower of up to 450. It can deliver such power thanks to its 6.7 L V8 engine. If you are a music enthusiast, you will like its Bang & Olufsen sound system. According to Bang & Olufsen, the system uses acoustic lens technology to deliver the acoustic ‘sweet spot.’ In addition, the truck has ten speakers and a subwoofer to enjoy the audio quality further. As a result, you will be able to enjoy the quality regardless of where you sit.
3. 2021 Ford Super Duty Limited ($100,000)
The price of the “Limited” franchise is also applicable to other Super Duty lineups of F-250, F-350, and F-450s in 4×4. A lot has been factored in for this price to be settled on. For instance, the truck contains safety features like a 360-degree camera, forward collision alert, adaptive cruise control, and lane-keeping alert, among many others. Besides its safety features, the truck has aesthetic appeal in terms of its two-tone leather jackets, quad-beam LED lights, and a satin-finished tailgate applique.
2. 2021 Ford F-100 Custom Shelby Pickup ($450,000)
This is a vintage truck from 1956, which has since undergone some customizations. For instance, its chassis has been stretched by five inches more to accommodate the widened bed. Additionally, the stretched chassis gives the truck a menacing look. Lastly, the truck has a 5.4-liter supercharged V8 engine under its hood. Its engine system can deliver a horsepower of 550.
1. Ford F750 ($6,000,000)
Peter Dunkel built this truck and nicknamed it “The mother of all multipurpose vehicles.” The truck can be used as a camper, though Peter would use it for his moving company. To understand how much load it could carry, he used it to move the Space Shuttle Endeavor from LAX Airport to the California Space Center. Being in this truck is basically like being in a building.
Of the most expensive trucks, which ones surprised you the most? Also, can you afford them? Some people will naturally assert that trucks shouldn’t be that expensive. However, certain features make them expensive. Earlier, we noted how quickly Ford trucks sell in the United States. Due to the high demand for the trucks, it is expected that the prices will become costly. Besides the laws of demand, the trucks are also built to last long. For instance, most Ford trucks are made from aluminum. That means the trucks can withstand some force without significantly affecting it. Since the trucks will not be severely damaged, you will spend less time and money repairing them.