Ford has set the bar up at the 2017 Detroit Auto Show. Ford introduced the 2018 Ford F-150, the new Ford Bronco and the latest called the 'City Of Tomorrow'. Through an interesting and explanatory video, Ford showed its vision of the future. Here are all the details about Ford cars at Detroit.
Ford Bronco and Ford Ranger
Ford announced in Detroit their intention to launch four new SUVs to cover segments in which the company do not currently compete in. In this way, the mark would rival models like the Jeep Wrangler and will take a bigger part of the popular SUV segment.
Ford also confirms the return of two of its historical models Bronco and Ranger. Ford didn't give a lot of details regarding the new Ford Bronco and Ford Ranger and just stated that they intend to make a generation of vehicles that are incredibly capable that owners can still have fun driving in, according to Yahoo News.
2018 Ford F-150
The 2018 Ford F-150 debuts its new front. The dual headlights have been remodeled, versions that have the unified grille will now have a black grille and comes with small air intakes on the sides. The front bumper also changed, as well as the design of the alloy wheels, ranging from 17 to 22 inches. In addition to that, the F-150 will have a new diesel engine offering which will be a direct injected 3.3-liter V6 outputting 285 hp.
City Of Tomorrow
More importantly, Ford showed everyone the future with their City Of Tomorrow. As TheDrive said, this announcement overshadowed all other Ford announcements in Detroit with its interesting explanatory video.
It is well known that Ford made a huge improvement in prototypes of autonomous cars. However, this time, the American manufacturer goes a step further and now showed its vision of the future. Looking to solve the current problems of pollution and large traffic suffered by large cities, Ford seeks to implement solutions so that these inconveniences that many citizens are suffering daily will be a thing of the past.
Taking a look at the video below, one possible solution is to carpool. Another is to make autonomous electric vehicles connected with the city so they can interact with each other and have real-time information on the state of the traffic and available parking.
Without a doubt, Ford's vision is something very different from today's scenario. Watch the video below to know more about Ford's City of Tomorrow.