2ND GEN 3.5L EcoBoost & 10-Speed Trans

December 5th, 2016 by

2ND GEN 3.5L ECOBOOSTNEW 2nd Gen 3.5L EcoBoost & 10-Speed Automatic Transmission

The F-Series has been America’s best-selling truck for 39 years running. It’s the sales leader of the pack, of course! For 2017, the F-150 enhances its trailblazing leadership role. It features an updated powertrain lineup. The big news is enhanced performance! The NEW 2nd gen 3.5L EcoBoost & 10-speed automatic transmission offers SelectShift capability.


What’s New at a Glance

The 2017 F-150 also offers plenty of other NEW features and packages, including:

  • The reintroduction of the STX Appearance Package
  • New exterior colors
  • Avalanche
  • Lightning blue
  • White gold
  • BLIS (Blind Spot Information System) with cross-traffic alert now includes trailer tow
  • SYNC Connect

2017 F-150 Engine Lineup

F-150 offers four available engines. This allows customer to choose the right balance of capability & efficiency:

  • 3.5L V6
  • 2.7L EcoBoost V6 with Auto Start-Stop Technology
  • 5.0L V8
  • NEW 3.5L EcoBoost V6 with Auto Start-Stop Technology




The New Engine & Transmission

The powertrain is the heart of every F-150. Our new 2nd gen 3.5L EcoBoost engine coupled with the ALL-NEW 10-speed transmission work together. Thus providing customers not only impressive power but also performance.



Next-Generation 3.5L EcoBoost

Engineers designed the new engine to provide exceptional V6 torque. It takes on competitors’ gasoline & diesel engines. It offers low-end and peak performance. Thus making it ideal for hauling heavy payloads or trailers. Paired only with the new 10-speed transmission, the engine also features Ford-first dual-direct & port fuel-injection system. This helps enhance power & reduce emissions. All-new twin turbos are designed to deliver more boost. They work seamlessly with the electronically activated waste gates. Those are designed to help enhance operating efficiency.



2ND GEN 3.5L ECOBOOSTALL-New 10-Speed Automatic Transmission with SelectShift Capability

This all-new Ford-built transmission delivers impressive acceleration and performance with features that include:

  • Three overdrive gears and a wide 7.4:1 gear ratio span
    • enables lower-numerical rear-axle ratio
    • thus improving fuel efficiency at highway speeds while maintaining exceptional towing
  • Advanced materials and alloys
    • helps to save weight
    • in addition, it improves shifting performance
  • Integrated torque converter/turbine clutch
    • helps save weight
    • as well as reduces the packaging footprint
  • Improved Tow/Haul and Sport modes with smarter shift logic
    • help ensure the right gear at the right time
    • not to mention an engaging driving experience
  • Integrated electric pump that works with Auto Start-Stop Technology
    • for seamless restarts
    • by the same token, it offers improved driving efficiency



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