2017 Ford F-250 Super Duty Review

The 2017 Ford F-250 offers brutish strength, power, and capabilities to help you get through the workday. Many pickup truck drivers throughout Short Pump, Ashland, and Glen Allen are interested in learning more about the 2017 Ford F-250, so Richmond Ford West decided to take a closer look at its tough performance and design.

Keep reading for a comprehensive overview of the 2017 Ford F-250's engines, towing, capabilities and more.

Capabilities of the 2017 Ford F-250 Super Duty

The body of the 2017 Ford F-250 is constructed with high-strength, military-grade, aluminum alloy steel, which makes it significantly lighter than the previous model. Even though the Ford F-250 Super Duty weighs less, it's remarkably strong, boasting impressive towing and payload capacities.

  • 2017 Ford F-250 Towing Capacity: The 2017 Ford F-250's maximum rating for conventional towing is 18,000 pounds when configured with a crew cab, rear-wheel drive, and a 6.7L Power Stroke Turbo Diesel V8.
  • Payload Capacity of the 2017 Ford F-250: Depending on how it's equipped, the 2017 Ford F-250 can carry up to 4,200 pounds of payload.

2017 F-250: Engines and Power

The 2017 Ford F-250 has two V8 engines in its lineup. Each delivers mammoth power and torque while maintaining smooth, balanced handling when hauling heavy loads. The Ford F-250 comes with a six-speed automatic transmission designed for a heavy-duty, high-torque performance.

  • 6.7L Power Stroke Turbo Diesel V8: The 2017 Ford F-250's available turbo diesel engine delivers 440 horsepower and 925 lb-ft of torque, which are both best in class. The new Ford TorqShift® SelectShift® six-speed automatic transmission is engineered for torque-heavy performances and mated to the F-250's turbo diesel.
  • 6.2L FFV Gas V8: The gas-powered, flex-fuel capable 2017 Ford F-250 delivers 430 lb-ft of torque and up to 385 horsepower. This engine comes paired to a TorquShift SelectShift six-speed automatic transmission with big gears designed for maximum durability.

Ford F-250 Technology and Connectivity

The 2017 Ford F-250 is a pickup truck designed to maximize productivity. That's why it's available with several innovative technology features, including safety and connectivity features. Some of the technology features on the Ford F-250 include:

  • SYNC® 3: The 2017 Ford F-250's available SYNC® 3 infotainment system comes with voice-activated technology, a capacitive touchscreen, and Siri® seamless integration. It's also available with navigation and designed to keep you connected and focused on driving.
  • Lane Departure Warning: The 2017 Ford F-250 is available with several road-monitoring technologies that help you drive confidently, including Lane Departure Warning. If you start drifting out of your lane, the F-250's steering wheel will vibrate, alerting you to get back on track.

Test Drive a 2017 F-250 at Richmond Ford West

The 2017 Ford F-250 is a bullish, muscular pickup truck that's ready to put in long hours and hard labor. If you think the 2017 Ford F-250 is the right pickup truck for you, schedule a test drive at Richmond Ford West, serving communities in Glen Allen, Ashland, Short Pump, and beyond. 



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