Top Green Vehicle for 2017 F-150!

May 1st, 2017 by

top green vehicleTop Green Vehicle

The 2017 Ford F-150 has earned a Top Green Vehicle award in the pickup category for its best-in-class gas fuel economy from AAA Green Car Guide. Beach Automotive Group is honored to share this wonderful news!

2017 Ford F-150

The 2017 F-150 4×2 with 2.7-liter EcoBoost® V6 returns 19 mpg city and 24 mpg highway, which is best-in-class gas fuel economy. (EPA shows the 2017 F-150 as the most efficient standard-size pickup, with a 19 mpg city, 26 mpg highway and 22 mpg combined rating.)

“Many drivers need the flexibility of a larger vehicle, but still want to make a green choice,” said Megan McKernan, manager, Automobile Club of Southern California’s Automotive Research Center. “AAA awarded the Ford F-150 XLT the 2017 pickup category winner in the AAA Green Car Guide for its best-in-class fuel economy, great visibility, spacious interior and exceptional handling.”

While gas prices are 40 percent lower than five years ago, consumer interest in fuel-efficient vehicles remains high. A survey from AAA shows fuel efficiency remains a major purchase consideration for all U.S. drivers. It has a 70 percent rating it an important factor.

top green vehicleTough, Smart, Capable

With the toughest, smartest, most capable Ford trucks, Ford continues to innovate with a variety of powertrain and fuel-saving options. These include the first 10-speed automatic transmission on a production truck, and standard Auto Start-Stop technology for improved fuel economy.

Winning Top Green Vehicle from AAA Green Car Guide comes after of F-Series also earning best truck value from KBB. These recognitions highlight Ford’s yearlong celebration of F-Series as best-selling truck in America for 40 consecutive years. It’s also the best-selling vehicle in America for 35 consecutive years.

An Honor

Beach Automotive Group knows that being named Top Green Vehicle is a great honor. We’re proud to offer such eco-friendly vehicles like the F-150. Interested in owing one yourself? By all means, give us a call today!

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