Exactly Where The 2015 Ford F-150 Lost Weight, Below The Aluminum Body

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Most of the 2015 Ford F-150's weight savings comes from its redesigned aluminum body, but even some of the truck's components have been trimmed to "add lightness." Here's a breakdown of where they found a few extra ounces in the oily bits.


Full disclosure; this infographic is provided by Ford, making it effectively a Ford ad disguised as education. But what can I say, it's also pretty interesting! Just pay attention to the asterisks; like every claim you read about the 2015 Ford F-150, many of these figures don't apply to each model.

In case you're too lazy to math, those small savings all add up to about 150 pounds. The 2015 F-150 also looses 60 pounds in the frame.


Image via Ford

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