12/26/2001 - F-Series 25th Sales Leadership Anniversary
Ford Motor Company
F-SERIES 25TH SALES LEADERSHIP ANNIVERSARY
Since 1977, F-Series has been the number one-selling truck in America. Below are highlights of the past 25 years:
1977 F-Series becomes the best-selling truck in America.
1978 Ford sells 864,046 F-Series trucks, a calendar-year record to date.
1980 Most extensive redesign of F-Series to date. Ford’s diesel pickups debut with 6.9-liter V-8.
1982 F-Series becomes the No.1 selling vehicle in America – car or truck.
1987 F-Series becomes the first truck with rear-wheel, antilock brakes.
1994 Driver’s-side air bag introduced.
1996 Ford sells more than 780,838 F-Series trucks – best since 1978. Completely redesigned F-150 and F-250 models introduced. Super Cab features industry’s first standard third door in a full-size pickup.
1998 F-Series 50th anniversary: Jan. 16. Ford introduces all-new F-Series Super Duty model.
1999 Two American icons team to create the Harley-Davidson F-150. F-Series sets new calendar-year sales record of 869,001.
2000 Ford introduces the F-150 SuperCrew, an industry first for its class. F-Series sets new calendar-year sales record of 876,716.
2001 In October, F-Series achieves an industry truck sales record for any month with sales of 102,424 units.
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