In the Ford portfolio prominent place occupied by pickup trucks, among them the most important place occupy Ford F 150. Its close cousin, a concept that appeared at the 2013 Detroit Auto Show we think is finally time to take its place on the market, called the Ford Atlas.
Since this is a concept, 2017 Ford Atlas Release date is still unknown. Here we describe how we see the new Atlas, with performance and information which was available.
Exterior-wise, 2017 Ford Atlas was introduced with double-deck front lights, a strong front fascia accompanied by a rectangular grille which is unbelievably wind-resistant. Apart from these, the vehicle did not undergo any great changes. Roof is made of glass and the trailer is equipped with electric outlet of 110 V. Also, there will be many pints for putting up the ropes. It has five doors and the front will be wrapped in a big chrome mask.
The thing that makes the vehicle lighter is the concept based on an aluminum HVAC system.
When it comes to the interior, new 2017 Ford Atlas comes with a quite refreshing interior in black and gray shade. The driver seat is made ideally comfortable, wrapped in soft natural leather. Located in the front part of the cabin , there is a large touch-screen display, whereas in front of the back seats, there are touch-screens followed by some other interior features intended for the passengers’ enjoyment.
As for the safety features, it will be offering the pretty much standard features and optional adaptive cruise control, blind-spot monitors and a lane-keeping system. These are usual safety options, however more devices and details should be known with first official specs.The next generation of Ford Atlas 2017, of course, comes equipped with air-conditioning, diverse web link choices and the New Noise audio system.
The cabin will be dominated by blue color.
Engine and performance
As for the 2017 Ford Atlas powertrain, it will use 5.0-liter V8 engine delivering up to 360 horsepower and 380 pound-feet of torque. The engine will paired up with the 6-speed automatic gearbox.
According to some predictions, the Ford Atlas 2017 should be able to reach 0-60 mph for less than 8.1 seconds.Ford is secretly hoped to reduce the vehicle’s weight, due to the fact its fuel economy is insanely bad.
It has been speculated that the Atlas will be offered with a choice of several engine options, but these engine options have not yet been officially announced.
2017 Ford Atlas was expected to hit the market in 2016, but it did not happen. Although the reaction and interest of potential customers for the Ford Atlas concept were fantastic. According to the information we received from our readers, Ford has definitely rejected the project of the new Atlas. Although hope remains that the Ford Atlas will be on our roads in the near future.