Eager to Find Out the True Cost of Insuring the 2015 Ford F-150? Hurry Up and Wait.
We know the 2015 Ford F-150 has an aluminum body. We know the prices for its body parts are more or less what they were for the 2014 model year. We still don’t know what insurance rates for the trucks will ultimately be, though.
Switching to aluminum for the body of the 2015 Ford F-150 was a bold choice for the company. It also required retooling, new manufacturing processes, and new ways to cut costs.
Some texting driver turned the rear end of a brand new, dealer-tag-wearing 2015 Ford F-150 into a hideous, mangled aluminum mess.
Lost in the pissing match between Edmunds.com and Consumer Reports over the repair costs of aluminum was something that’s really important; not every Ford dealership has been trained by Ford to work on the aluminum-bodied F-150. But most have been.