The new Ford F-150 starts rolling off the line

November 11, 2014, 3:40 PM UTC
Ford Dearborn Truck Plant Builds New 2014 F-150 Trucks
DEARBORN, MI - JUNE 13: A new 2014 Ford F-150 truck goes through a quality control inspection after undergoing assembly at the Ford Dearborn Truck Plant June 13, 2014 in Dearborn, Michigan. Production for the 2015 model F-150 at the plant is expected to begin in the 4th quarter of this year. (Photo by Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)
Photo by Bill Pugliano — Getty Images

Get ready, truck lovers: the new F-150 is inching closer to your driveway.

Ford (F) announced today that the new version of the popular pickup truck has begun rolling off the production line in Dearborn, Mich. The new truck has been generating a lot of excitement, and Ford says that a record 250,000 people have built and priced a new truck using the automaker’s website.

The new F-150 is expected to be a significant sales driver for Ford. It is completely redesigned with smart vehicle technology and is the first truck in its class to have an aluminum-alloy body and bed.

Sales of the new F-150 will begin in 2015.