The F-150 is the most popular truck in the world and one of the most popular models in the complete automotive industry. Besides several popular versions of it, it also comes in several pretty exclusive variants. The most expensive version at the moment is the 2019 Ford F-150 Tonka.
Believe it or not, it takes inspiration from a simple toy. For more than seven decades, the Tonka, which is a toy truck, is one one the most popular toys around, so this cooperation makes perfect sense. This version is designed by Tuscany Motor Co., the company that is also responsible for Harley Davidson version of this truck.
- Plenty of power
- Upgraded mechanics
- Distinctive styling
- Lots of standard equipment
- High price tag
- Lack of distinctive details on the inside
In terms of the exterior design, the 2019 Ford F-150 Tonka features a familiar shape. However, it comes with lots of distinctive details. The first thing that you’ll notice is that it comes exclusively in the famous Yellow color, just like the Tonka toy.
Also, you can notice a lot of interesting details. Of course, this unique body kit includes completely new bumpers, once again, inspired by the famous toy. Furthermore, there are unique wheels, as well as nice black powder coated nerf bars.
Besides lots of unique visual details, the company also did a lot of mechanical modifications, in order to get the best possible performances. Naturally, this includes higher ground clearance as well.
In terms of the interior design, the 2019 Ford F-150 Tonka doesn’t feature too many distinctive details. Practically, the only notable things are numerous Tonka stitchings on the seats and badges around the cabin. The rest of the cabin is pretty typical.
This version comes standard with leather upholstery, as well as with tinted windows. It comes exclusively in a crew cab layout, so you can enjoy generous legroom in the second row as well. Of course, count on all tech goodies that F-150 usually offers.
Big modifications have been made under the hood as well. Naturally, it comes with eight cylinders. A familiar 5.0-liter V8 engine has been modified and now features around 700 horsepower.
We have no doubt that performances are amazing, but the Tonka could get a rival pretty soon. Latest reports suggest that the recently-redesigned Ram 1500 is about to come in Hellcat version in the offer. For those who are unfamiliar with the Hellcat name, this in practice means 707 horsepower and 650 pound-feet of torque. So, we have no doubt that this will be one very interesting battle.
2019 Ford F-150 Tonka Release Date and Price
The 2019 Ford F-150 Tonka is already available. It is the most exclusive version of the F-150, so it’s no wonder it costs around $110,000.