Ford and Hollywood have done that many cars pass to the history with his image is always associated with the police vehicles. The Ford F-150 is a pick-up that has, for decades, the title of being the best selling car in the united States. From now on, the number of sales of the Ford F-150 will grow, because the american giant has just launched a new version specific to the police.
Ford offers many models adapted for police work, such as the Ford Transit for the transportation of prisoners. The Ford F-150 is the latest model to join this list in different versions. The brand will offer the pick-up motor 5.0 V8 and 3.5 V6 EcoBoost, being able to associate both to the traction 4×2 or 4×4, in addition to being able to choose between the body SuperCrew and SuperCab. Where there is no possibility of choice is in the finish, which is the XL, the most basic.
Inside and out, this Ford F-150 is adapted for police work
On the outside the differences lie in the signs and the sirens. In the interior, in change, the modifications have been carried out looking for the practical side of it. Thus, the carpets have been replaced by a vinyl floor easy to clean, a solution which is also applied to the second row of seats, where it has been installed a bank run vinyl. In the front is suppressed, the center seat to leave room to various elements, according to the needs of each adaptation. A room divider separates the squares in front of the rear wheels.
At the mechanistic level, all the drives of the Ford F-150 for the police have a alternator with 240 Amps of output, with which it will be easier to charge the battery of this pick-up, which is equipped with many more consumers than usual in order to carry out police work.
Source – Ford