Ford Reveals Industry’s First Police Pursuit-Rated Pickup Truck – a F

  • Purpose-built for a final of law enforcement, a initial pursuit-rated pickup – a 2018 Ford F-150 Police Responder – joins a industry’s broadest lineup of law coercion vehicles this fall
  • All-new F-150 Police Responder is prepared for movement with a specifically designed interior; opening facilities embody police-calibrated stop system, all-terrain tires and 18-inch amalgamate rims, and a largest newcomer volume of any pursuit-rated vehicle
  • Performance-rated for speeds adult to 160 km/h (100 mph), F-150 Police Responder is engineered for high-performance capability and continuance for both on-road and off-road situations – it’s ideal for farming environments patrolled by sheriff’s departments, limit unit operations and fish and diversion authorities

F-150 Police Responder Fact Sheet

DEARBORN, Mich., Jul 24, 2017 – Ford is divulgence a industry’s initial pursuit-rated pickup, a 2018 F-150 Police Responder, giving law coercion agencies a some-more versatile and able unit vehicle.

Capable of speeds adult to 160 km/h (100 mph), a all-new F-150 Police Responder facilities a absolute and fit 3.5-litre EcoBoost® engine and Ford SelectShift® 10-speed transmission, and four-wheel expostulate for all-terrain military performance. The lorry offers 375 horsepower and 470 lb.-ft. of torque – some-more than any other pursuit-rated military vehicle.

Based on a F-150 FX4 off-road model, a Police Responder’s 145-inch wheelbase sits on a high-strength steel frame, and facilities Ford’s high-strength, military-grade, aluminum-alloy SuperCrew physique – giving it a largest newcomer volume, cargo and towing ability of any pursuit-rated military vehicle. The lorry facilities best-in-class front and back shoulder and hip room, as good as back legroom.

“Ford’s 2018 F-150 Police Responder is a ideal all-terrain law coercion vehicle,” pronounced Stephen Tyler, Ford’s military code selling manager. “Aside from a industry-first on-road office capability, this purpose-built pickup can absolutely chair five, while providing capability in off-road unit situations for officers in farming environments patrolled by sheriff’s departments, limit unit operations and a Department of Natural Resources.”

Additional F-150 Police Responder opening enhancements embody a police-calibrated stop complement with upgraded calipers and pad attrition material, upgraded front-stabilizer bar for softened braking and doing and 18-inch amalgamate wheels with all-terrain tires. An upfit-ready interior facilities a mainstay shifter with centre-seat delete, heavy-duty cloth front seats with slim bolsters and anti-stab plates, vinyl back seating and heavy-duty vinyl flooring for easy cleanup.

A high-output 240-amp alternator is enclosed to support on-board electrical devices, along with a police-calibrated speedometer, and engine hour and engine idle hour meters. Underbody movement plates strengthen a lorry from curbs and severe terrain. A customary category IV join gives F-150 Police Responder best-in-class towing capability of 7,000 pounds.

F-150 Police Responder joins a broadest lineup of law coercion vehicles in a industry. From a Police Responder Hybrid Sedan – a initial pursuit-rated hybrid military car – and market-leading Police Interceptor Sedan and Utility, to a Special Service F-150 and Expedition, Special Service Police Sedan and Transit Prisoner Transport Vehicle, Ford offers a right vehicles for a accumulation of law coercion needs.