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Ford Motor to invest $1.3 billion in Kentucky Truck Plant to launch the all-new 2017 Ford F-Series Super Duty truck

Ford Motor to invest $1.3 billion in Kentucky Truck Plant to launch the all-new 2017 Ford F-Series Super Duty truck

Introduction:

Ford Motor Company announced plans to invest $1.3 billion in its Kentucky Truck Plant to support the launch of the all-new 2017 Ford F-Series Super Duty truck.

Features :

This Investment will create 2,000 new jobs. Ford is investing $1.3 billion for an all-new body shop, facility upgrades and retooling to build the new aluminum-bodied Super Duty truck at Kentucky Truck Plant. Add to that the $80 million invested in 2014 to meet growing customer demand for Super Duty trucks and $129 million to support Lincoln MKC production at Louisville Assembly Plant, and Ford has invested more than $1.5 billion in the commonwealth of Kentucky and the city of Louisville in the past two years.

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Ford 2017 F-Series Super Duty

The all-new 2017 F-Series Super Duty pickup and chassis cab lineup is the toughest, smartest and most capable ever.

Toughest: The all-new, high-strength steel frame; segment-first, high-strength, military-grade, aluminum-alloy body; and stronger axles, springs and suspension create the only Built Ford Tough heavy-duty truck lineup that works as hard as Super Duty customers.

Smartest: Sixteen class-exclusive new features and up to seven cameras make Super Duty the ultimate tow vehicle; adaptive steering technology makes maneuvering easier.

Most capable: Ford-engineered, Ford-built gasoline and diesel engines and transmissions power the all-new Super Duty lineup that tows and hauls more than ever.

Specifications:

Company Name Ford Motor Company
Location Kentucky
Type Upgrade
Estimated Cost $1.3 billion
Jobs 2,000 New Jobs

 

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