Buy now, pay later with Learn More
Help
X

Need Help?

We've got you covered!

877-216-5446
Sales & Service Hours
X

Sales & Service Hours

Customer Service

  • Monday to Friday: 8am - 6pm EST
  • Saturday/Sunday: Closed

Sales

  • Monday to Saturday: 8am - midnight EST
  • Sunday: 9am - 10pm EST

> Ford Cab Style Guide

Ford Cab Style Guide

Cab styles are as important to know as shoe size. Without understanding cab size, you won't know which vent visors, nerf bars, and floor mats fit your truck. The confusing part about truck cab styles is each auto manufacturer tends to use its own naming convention for cab styles. It's similar to figuring out the difference between a Big Mac and a "Royale with cheese".

Explorer Sport Trac

The Ford Explorer Sport Trac was first released for 2001 with the first generation ending production in 2005 and the second generation starting production in 2007. The Ford Explorer Sport Trac is known for blending the hauling capacity of a pickup with an interior reminiscent of an SUV thus making for a fully capable, and comfortable, mid-size truck. Continue reading to learn more about the Ford Explorer Sport Trac and some of its features.

  •  

    2001-2005 (First Generation)

    First Generation Explorer Sport Trac

    First Generation Ford Explorer Sport Trac

    • Available in a crew cab style with four full-size doors
    • Features 60/40 split rear bench seating for extra interior storage
    • Seats up to five
  •  

    2007-2010 (Second Generation)

    Second Generation Explorer Sport Trac

    Second Generation Ford Explorer Sport Trac

    • Available in a crew cab style with four full-size doors
    • Features 60/40 split rear bench seating for extra interior storage
    • Seats up to five

F150

The F150 has a long history as one of America's favorite trucks. To find out about more recent generations of the Ford F150, keep reading.

  •  

    1997-2004 (Tenth Generation)

    In 1997 we witness the glorious birth of the tenth-generation Ford F150. This legendary truck came available in three cab styles: regular cab, SuperCab, and SuperCrew. Fun fact: the 2004 year models were referred to as "Heritage".

    Tenth Generation F150 Regular Cab Tenth Generation F150 SuperCab Tenth Generation F150 SuperCrew

    Regular Cab

    • One row of seating
    • Seats up to three
    • Two doors

    SuperCab

    • Two rows of seating
    • Seats up to six
    • 1997-1998 models they were manufactured with three doors, with the third being a suicide door on the passenger side
    • 1999+ models it had four doors with the rear two being suicide doors

    SuperCrew

    • Introduced for 2001
    • Two rows of seating
    • Seats up to six
    • Four full-size doors
  •  

    2004-2008 (Eleventh Generation)

    The eleventh-generation F150 was manufactured for the 2004-2008 model years, with 2004 models referred to as "new body" to differentiate them from the aforementioned 2004 "Heritage". They come in regular, SuperCab, and SuperCrew cab styles.

    Eleventh Generation F150 Regular Cab Eleventh Generation F150 SuperCab Eleventh Generation F150 SuperCrew

    Regular Cab

    • One row of seating
    • Seats up to three
    • Features extra interior storage space behind the seats
    • Four doors with the rear two being small suicide doors, providing improved access to the extra interior storage area

    Supercab

    • Two rows of seating
    • Seats up to six
    • Four doors with the rear two being small suicide doors

    SuperCrew

    • Two full rows of seating
    • Seats up to six
    • Four full-size doors
  •  

    2009-2014 (Twelfth Generation)

    Spanning the 2009-2014 model years, the twelfth-generation F150 shares much of its underpinnings with the 2004-2008 models. It came in three cab styles: regular, SuperCab, and SuperCrew.

    Twelfth Generation F150 Regular Cab Twelfth Generation F150 SuperCab Twelfth Generation F150 SuperCrew

    Regular Cab

    • One row of seating
    • Seats up to three
    • Two doors

    SuperCab

    • Two rows of seating
    • Seats up to six
    • Four doors with the rear two being smaller suicide doors

    SuperCrew

    • Two rows of seating
    • Seats up to six
    • Four full-size doors
  •  

    2015+ (Thirteenth Generation)

    This is when the future began thirteenth-generation F150 came to be. Unlike previous F150 generations, all three 13th generation cab styles have bodies made out of lightweight, high-strength aluminum. This change contributed to improved fuel efficiency, towing capacity, and corrosion-resistance. The 2015+ F150 is available in regular, SuperCab, and SuperCrew cab styles.

    Thirteenth Generation F150 Regular Cab Thirteenth Generation F150 SuperCab Thirteenth Generation F150 SuperCrew

    Regular Cab

    • One row of seating
    • Seats up to three
    • Two doors

    SuperCab

    • Two rows of seating
    • Seats up to six
    • Four doors with the rear two being smaller suicide doors

    SuperCrew

    • Two rows of seating
    • Seats up to six
    • Four full-size doors

Super Duty (F250, F350, F450, and F550)

Beginning with the 1999 model year, Ford's F250 and F350 were updated with bodies unique from the F150. F450 and F550 models were added to the lineup and thus, the "Super Duty" was born. Ford Super Duty trucks are the working man's best friend and live up to their name by being some of the toughest and most heavy duty trucks out there. For details on what type of cabs are out there, keep reading.

  •  

    1999-2007 (First Generation)

    Just like the F150, the 1999+ Super Duty was produced in regular, SuperCab, and crew cab styles.

    First Generation Super Duty Regular Cab First Generation Super Duty SuperCab First Generation Super Duty SuperCrew

    Regular Cab

    • One row of seating
    • Seats three
    • Two doors

    SuperCab

    • Two rows of seating
    • Seats up to six
    • Four doors with the rear two being smaller suicide doors

    Crew Cab

    • Two rows of seating
    • Seats up to six
    • Noted for its large second row seating space
    • Four full-size doors
  •  

    2008-2010 (Second Generation)

    The second generation of Ford Super Duty pickups came in regular, SuperCab, and crew cab styles.

    Second Generation Super Duty Regular Cab Second Generation Super Duty SuperCab Second Generation Super Duty SuperCrew

    Regular Cab

    • One row of seating
    • Seats up to three
    • Two doors

    SuperCab

    • Two rows of seating
    • Seats up to six
    • Four doors with the rear two being smaller suicide doors

    Crew Cab

    • Two rows of seating
    • Seats up to six
    • Four doors
  •  

    2011-2016 (Third Generation)

    The third generation of Super Duty cab styles come in regular, SuperCab, and crew.

    Third Generation Super Duty Regular Cab Third Generation Super Duty SuperCab Third Generation Super Duty SuperCrew

    Regular Cab

    • One row of seating
    • Seats up to three
    • Two doors

    SuperCab

    • Two rows of seating
    • Seats up to six
    • Four doors with the rear two being smaller suicide doors

    Crew Cab

    • Two rows of seating
    • Seats up to six
    • Four doors
  •  

    2017+ (Fourth Generation)

    2017 is the golden model year as all Super Duty trucks get a brand new high-strength aluminum body (previously having been steel).The fourth generation Ford Super Duty shares the same cabs as the 2015+ F150.

    Fourth Generation Super Duty Regular Cab Fourth Generation Super Duty SuperCab Fourth Generation Super Duty Crew Cab

    Regular Cab

    • One row of seating
    • Seats up to three
    • Two doors

    SuperCab

    • Two rows of seating
    • Seats up to six
    • Four doors with the rear two being able to open 170 degrees

    Crew Cab

    • Two rows of seating
    • Seats up to six
    • Features rear seats that fold up to be flush with the back wall
    • Four full-size doors

Ranger

The Ford Ranger is a small, yet tough truck that was made for better fuel efficiency and for more practical, everyday purposes. Read on to learn about its different styles over the years.

  •  

    1983-1992 (First Generation)

    The Ranger was introduced for 1983 as a replacement for the Mazda-based Courier. Its main purpose was to be a quality, fuel efficient truck. First generation Rangers come in regular cab and SuperCab.

    First Generation Ranger Regular Cab First Generation Ranger SuperCab

    Regular Cab

    • One row of seating
    • Seats up to three
    • Two doors

    SuperCab

    • One row of seating
    • Seats up to five
    • Features extra interior space behind the seats with jump seats and additional storage area
    • Two doors
  •  

    1993-1997 (Second Generation)

    For its second generation, the Ranger comes in regular and SuperCab styles.

    Second Generation Ranger Regular Cab Second Generation Ranger SuperCab

    Regular Cab

    • One row of seating
    • Seats up to three
    • Two doors

    SuperCab

    • Two rows of seating
    • Seats up to five
    • Features extra interior space behind the seats with jump seats and additional storage area
    • Two doors
  •  

    1998-2000 (Third Generation)

    The third generation had two cab styles: regular and SuperCab.

    Third Generation Ranger Regular Cab Third Generation SuperCab

    Regular Cab

    • One row of seating
    • Cab is four inches longer than previous generation
    • Seats up to three
    • Two doors

    SuperCab

    • Two rows of seating
    • Seats up to five
    • Features extra interior space behind the seats with jump seats and additional storage area
    • Two doors
  •  

    2001-2011 (Fourth Generation)

    For this generation, Ford offered regular and SuperCab styles.

    Fourth Generation Ranger Regular Cab Fourth Generation Ranger SuperCab

    Regular Cab

    • One row of seating
    • Seats up to three
    • Two doors

    SuperCab

    • Two rows of seating
    • Seats up to five
    • Available in two and four doors variations with the four-door model having suicide doors for the second row seating
    • SuperCabs have jump seats for second row seating that you may fold up for additional storage space