For 2012, the Ford Lariat is available as a Super Duty F250 model and goes all the way up to a F450 and King Ranch model. The F250 will have a base price of $39,805 US. Older models of the Ford’s F150 Lariat can be seen for sale on ebay 24 hours a day 365 days a year.
The 2012 Lariat has been upgraded on the interior and is now more comfortable than ever before. Some of the upgraded features include upgraded seats with lumbar adjustments. The Lariat includes a tilting and telescoping steering wheel and a huge capacity for interior storage at over 8,500 lbs.
Electronic automatic climate control is a standard feature on the super duty truck. On the Crew Cab version cup holders are integrated into the arm rests. The floor carpets are colored match to the truck with an option to upgrade to all weather floor mats if you choose.
The instrument panel is housed in a large 4.2 inch LED screen. Some of the instrumentation on the Lariat include a tachometer, message center with odometer and trip odometer, distance to empty, average fuel economy and engine hour meter and warning messages.
All standard power features are included in the base model including door locks and power windows. There are auxiliary power points in the instrument panel and in the under seat storage area of the second row seats.
The steering wheel on the 2012 Ford Lariat will be leather wrapped in a coordinating color and comes with audio controls. The Ford SYNC Communications and Entertainment System is standard as well.
As with any Super Duty truck the Lariat F250 will have a V8 6.2L engine with an available 6.7L Power Stroke diesel option with turbocharger. Both engines deliver great power along with excellent economy. The 6 speed Select Shift transmission is another standard feature which is now bigger and stronger than in previous models.
If you plan on using your 2012 Ford F250 Lariat for the winter you can opt for the available snow plow package to be installed. A trailer tow package comes standard on the F250 model.
Of course you want your Lariat to look great on the outside too. Ford has included chrome steel bumpers at the front and rear. The door handles will match your choice of body color.
The glass in the Super Duty Ford truck is solar tinted with rear glass privacy. On the Super Cab and Super Crew models a rear power sliding privacy glass window is included at no extra charge. The Super Cab has a flip open rear quarter window.
If you are looking for a new Ford truck then the 2012 Lariat could be just what you are looking for. It is more comfortable than ever and still delivers power for the driver behind the wheel.