You've likely heard a lot of talk recently about aluminum in the auto industry. It's becoming a new trend, converting vehicles to aluminum bodies and components, which makes them lighter and more fuel efficient. Aluminum still delivers the toughness and durability that drivers expect from their vehicles. For the Ford Motor Company, converting the widely-beloved F-150 over to aluminum indicates the high-levels of faith placed in the aluminum conversion.

The prevalence of aluminum throughout other industries also highlights the versatility of the element and indicate the benefits it will provide vehicles as more and more brands convert to aluminum. Check out the following video to see aluminum in other areas and learn about its application in the auto industry.

From fishing reels to the F-150, aluminum is proving to be the way of the future, to experience the new Ford F-150, come and see us at McMahon Ford in Norwalk, CT. We'll explain all the advantages of the aluminum in the 2015 F-150 and set you up to test drive the new Ford model that appeals to you most. Soon, you'll be enjoying the roads of Norwalk, CT and beyond in a cutting-edge new Ford.