Aluminum-body F-150 unveiled

2015 model more fuel-efficient, just as tough, Ford says

Posted: January 14, 2014 at 2:49 a.m.

Journalists surround the new F-150 with a body built almost entirely out of aluminum at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit, Monday, Jan. 13, 2014. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)

DEARBORN, Mich. — Ford Motor Co. on Monday unveiled the new 2015 F-150 pickup, with a body that is 97 percent aluminum.

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