When you are ready to begin upgrading your next project vehicle, it is possible to get caught up in building a car or truck that may not necessarily squeeze into your everyday build needs. And this can be especially true when it comes to modifying your brand-new full-size pickup.
Certain, adding a fancy lift package and big tires are generally top on many truck enthusiasts’ priority lists, but what is usually overlooked is the overall practicality of the build.
If your following build focuses on these types of enhancements, Justin Dugan from AmericanTrucks provides designed a build that may be everything you are looking for. Justin gets his practical a stock F-150 EcoBoost truck plus turns it into a proper road machine.
It’s nice to build a truck that will doesn’t adhere to one strick theme… – Justin Dugan, AmericanTrucks
The cool matter about this video is Justin displays us how to add a bit of design and performance to your new F-150 even if this vehicle may invest most of its time as your every day commuter or work vehicle. As the stock F-150 has a visual appeal every its own, there are a few key upgrades which can be made to make your truck be noticeable in a sea of full-size automobiles in its class.
AmericanTrucks 2017 EcoBoost F-150 Construct
- ROUSH Cool Air Intake: ($399. 99) T527894-AB
- Black Rhino Warlord Dull Gunmetal 6-Lug Wheel – 20×9: ($256. 00 each) T536888
- ICON Vehicle Dynamics 0-2 within. Suspension Lift System – Phase 2: ($2, 469. 80) T532803
- RK Sport Ram Atmosphere Hood – Unpainted: ($843. 83) T529790
- Weathertech Front Simply no Drill MudFlaps – Black: ($44. 95 each) T527390
- Weathertech Rear No Drill MudFlaps – Black: ($44. 95 each) T527391
- BAK Industries BAKFlip MX4 Folding Tonneau Cover: ($959. 88 each) T537559
- JLT V3. 0 Black Oil Separator – Passenger Side: ($139. 00) T529996
- Raxiom Smoked LED Haze Lights: ($189. 99) T531009
- Flowmaster Angle Cut Exhaust Suggestion – Black Ceramic Stainless: ($84. 44) T528207
- Mickey Thompson Baja ATZ P3 Tire: ($218. 99) T531298
- Stainless Functions Catted Downpipe: ($977. 55) T528035
- Unleashed Tuning Rev-X Tuner by SCT w/ 2 Custom made Tunes: ($449. 99) T542080
AmericanTrucks F-150 Exterior Upgrades
Justin first starts simply by installing the Weathertech front plus rear MudFlaps, which is a smart update for a daily driven vehicle which will spend the majority of its time your ever-changing weather conditions that the North Eastern has to offer.
From there, the particular team at AmericanMuscle installed the particular BAK Industries MX4 Tonneau Include to help keep any cargo they may be carrying protected from the elements.
Next, Justin added a set of Raxiom Smoked LED Fog Lights for this build and addressed an area around the front of the F-150 that, within our opinion, has always been an eyesore within stock form–and that is the F-150 engine.
Justin installed the particular RK Sport Ram Air Engine to this vehicle, which not only provides the truck a nice aggressive look but additionally added some built-in functionality to get upgrades that he had planned for under the particular hood.
AmericanTrucks F-150 Performance Upgrades
Most of us know by now precisely how easy it is to add usable capacity to the Ford EcoBoost engine. Could build focused more on drivability compared to horsepower, adding these bolt-on enhancements from AmericanTrucks is sure to add to the general enjoyment of this vehicle. Under the engine, Justin added the popular ROUSH Frosty Air Intake and paired this with the JLT 3. 0 Essential oil separator.
AmericanTrucks F-150 Wheels, Tires & Suspension Enhancements
For their final part of the exterior upgrades, Mr. bieber chose the ICON Vehicle Dynamics 0-2 inch suspension lift system plus matched the suspension upgrade having a set of the 20×9-inch Black Rhino Warlord Matte Gunmetal Wheels operating on a set of Mickey Thompson Escasa ATZ P3 Tires. The tire and wheel combo gave the F-150 a far more aggressive stance in an easy to install bolt on configuration.
AmericanTrucks F-150 Exhaust Upgrades
Instead of completely changing away the exhaust, this particular truck had been outfitted with the factory connect Stainless Works Catted Downpipe and the Flowmaster black ceramic exhaust tip. Including an aftermarket downpipe to the manufacturer cat-back exhaust gave the turbo charge vehicle a bit more volume to the exhaust system note without having to worry about waking the particular neighbors on those early morning commutes. The team then installed the particular Unleashed Tuning Rev-X Tuner simply by SCT to this F-150 to maximize the particular performance of the EcoBoost Engine.
The end result is really a well-rounded build that adds functionality and unique style to the F-150 without becoming a difficult full-blown task. For a complete list of upgrades for the next EcoBoost F-150 build, click the companies official website here.