2019 Ford F-250
When it’s time to find the right pickup truck for you, you’ll want to make sure it has the capability to handle whatever work you may need it to assist you with around Des Moines, West Des Moines, and Ankeny, as well as have the features and amenities you want in a new vehicle.
The Ford F-250 can withstand whatever heavy-duty workload you have in mind for it, and comes loaded with features to make towing and hauling items easier and safer. Check out our review below, then find a Ford dealer near you to view this pickup in-person.
The Ford F-250 reaches new heights when it comes to the powerful capabilities it will supply its drivers with. The 6.2L SOHC 2-valve Flex Fuel V8 engine produces 385 horsepower and an unmatched 430 lb-ft of torque. The TorqShift® Heavy-Duty 6-speed SelectShift-G™ automatic transmission is an extremely responsive system that delivers smooth shifting at all times.
There is also an available 6.7L Power Stroke® V8 Turbo Diesel engine that brings more power with 450 horsepower and 935 lb-ft of torque.
Towing and Payload Capacities
To truly see the Ford F-250 flex its muscles of its sturdy, full box frame, you’ll want to see it in action when hauling or towing material and equipment. Depending on the trim level you choose and how it’s configured, you can get a maximum towing capacity of 21,000 pounds and up to 7,630 pounds of payload.
This truck also comes equipped with technology features to assist you while you have something attached to the hitch. Both the AdvanceTrac® with Roll Stability Control™ and Trailer Sway Control help maintain the stability of not only your truck, but whatever you may be towing, too.
To also see what is surrounding your trailer to make backing up easier, there is the available Trailer Reverse Guidance. With cameras on the sideview mirrors and visual guidance on your display, you’ll be able to maneuver your trailer backwards safely and simply.
Interior and Exterior Space
On top of being able to tow and haul a large number of items, there is also ample space provided in the cabin as well as the bed of the Ford F-250.
There are three cabins you can select from with the Ford F-250: Regular Cab, SuperCab, and Crew Cab. Depending on the cabin you choose, you will get anywhere from 11.6 cu. ft. to 52.1 cu. ft. of cargo volume. And the number of passengers you can seat will vary among three, five, or six people along with the total volume for passengers ranging from 64.6 cu. ft. to 131.8 cu. ft.
On the exterior, you can either get a 6.75 ft. bed or an 8 ft. bed. With the 6.75 ft. bed, you will get 65.4 cu. ft. of cargo volume and the 8 ft. box will supply you with 78.5 cu. ft. of volume for cargo.
There are also features you can have that allow easy access to your cargo and keep it secure while driving. The available power tailgate lock allows you to lock, unlock, and lower the tailgate remotely. And getting in and out of your truck’s bed can be done with ease, thanks to the available Tailgate Step with Tailgate Assist™. There is also the available BoxLink™ system that helps you tie down whatever items you are bringing along in the box, as well as the available LED box lights.
Test Drive the 2019 Ford F-250
Schedule a test drive with us at Charles Gabus Ford today and get a true feel of what the Ford F-250 will provide you on the roads of Des Moines, West Des Moines, and Ankeny.