2017 Ford F-150 vs 2017 Nissan Titan
It isn’t a fluke that the Ford F-150 is the best-selling truck in America because it has held that title for nearly 40 years in a row, which is completely unprecedented. Ford continues to push the limits of the pickup truck segment and make the F-150 more innovative and progressive each and every year. That is especially true for the new 2017 model year where Ford has implemented some exciting new technology to its flagship pickup truck that everyone is extremely excited about.
Ford is unquestionably the best-selling pickup truck in America. However, there are still a lot of competitor models that challenge it for market share every year. One of the top competitors to the Ford F-150 is Nissan’s Titan model. Therefore, we have decided to compare the new 2017 Ford F-150 against the 2017 Nissan Titan to figure out which of these two trucks is better in the new model year.
|2017 Ford F-150||vs||2017 Nissan Titan|
|18 MPG||City Fuel Economy||15 MPG|
|25 MPG||HWY Fuel Economy||21 MPG|
|9400 lbs||Weight||15,300 lbs|
|3.5L V6||Engine||5.6L V8|
2017 Ford F-150: Capability and Technology
One of the ways that the Ford F-150 is superior to the Nissan Titan and all of the other trucks in the segment is its class-exclusive fully-aluminum body that is extremely lightweight. This military-grade aluminum body helps to make the F-150 almost 6,000 pounds lighter than the Titan, which is very impressive. In addition to that, it also helps to improve its fuel economy rating. The new 2017 Ford F-150 is able to achieve an outstanding 18 miles per gallon in the city and 25 miles per gallon on the highway, making it one of the most fuel efficient full size pickup trucks on the road. On the other hand, the 2017 Nissan Titan is only able to get 15 miles per gallon in the city and 21 miles per gallon on the highway.
In addition to all of that, the new 2017 Ford F-150 also has technology features that are miles ahead of anything that is offered on the 2017 Nissan Titan. Some of the great technology features on the 2017 Ford F-150 include: Driver-assist technology, BLIS with trailer coverage, SYNC 3 with SYNC Connect, 360-degree camera with split-view display, Trailer Backup Assist, available remote tailgate release and much more. Feel free to stop in and see us here at Mike Castrucci Ford for additional information about the Ford F-150.