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Ford Powers the World’s Longest Parade Float

The world’s longest and densest parade float leveled out to 125 feet long and more than 137,000 pounds. The Lucy Pet Products 2017 Rose Parade float is powered by none other than Ford’s legendary 6.8-liter V10 engine and heavyweight TorqShift six-speed automatic transmission found in the American car company’s F-650 and F-750 medium-duty trucks. The historical float also boasts a little something unexpected. Eight dogs will be stationed on the deck to ride the waves produced by a unique mobile wave machine in a 5,000-gallon water tank.

The float's theme is appropriately titled…

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