Are Ford trucks made out of aluminum?

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  • Chui Mei Yap
    According to Ford, despite looking similar to current models, every exterior aluminum body panel on the F-150 is newly designed. However, the truck's dimensions are virtually unchanged, except for a slightly wider track. Ford originally chose aluminum for the 2015 F-150 pickup.20 Jul 2020
  • Are Ram trucks made in America?

    Some of the 2022 Ram 1500 Classic trucks are assembled in Warren, Michigan while others are assembled in Saltillo, Mexico. This throwback of a truck comes in dead last in the Cars.com American-made truck index. In the all-vehicle index, the only one less American-made than the Ram 1500 Classic is the Honda Civic.12 Feb 2022
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    A chassis cab truck, also referred to as a cab and chassis, is a commercial vehicle based on, but very different than your average pickup truck.
  • Is aluminum safer than steel?

    Aluminum's Safety Advantages

    Aluminum can absorb twice as much crash energy as steel. Aluminum components can be designed to fold predictably during a crash, allowing the vehicle to absorb much of the crash energy before it gets to the passenger compartment.
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    The air bags are located in the middle of the frame of the vehicle and the vehicle axles. Air bags are estimated for weight and pressure capacities.30 Apr 2022
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    Every Ram 1500 has an impressive ride thanks to a rear suspension that uses standard coil springs or optional air springs, unlike the traditional leaf-spring setup found on domestic rivals. Models equipped with the air suspension even have adjustable ride heights that aid fuel efficiency and off-road ability.