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Photos: Mobile office 'built Ford tough'

A new option for Ford's Super Duty F-250 trucks is a touch-screen computer with a printer and wireless broadband.
By Bill Detwiler, Contributor
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office on the floor

Ford brings a mobile office to its General Contractor F-250 Super Duty pickup trucks. The package, which is installed on the transmission tunnel inside the truck, includes a touch-screen computer, printer, wireless broadband access and Global Positioning System.

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touch screen

The computer, which is powered by the car battery, features a touch screen that is viewable in bright sunlight and runs on Microsoft's Windows XP Professional.

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directions

The system includes wireless broadband and software such as Outlook for e-mail, Streets and Trips 2006 for real-time navigation, and Internet Explorer for Web browsing.

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F-250

This Ford F-Series Super Duty Lariat, outfitted with the Chrome Package, is similar to the California Custom "General Contractor" F-250 Super Duty built with the mobile office.

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