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Ford F-250 Engine Options & Towing | Antioch, IL

If it’s time to upgrade to a new heavy duty truck, performance and capability are likely at the top of your priority list. The 2021 Ford F-250 is sure to help you maximize productivity and make easy work of some of the toughest towing and hauling jobs. In the following F-250 engines page, the team at Kunes Ford of Antioch has taken a closer look at all of your powertrain options, highlighting what makes each unique. 

Engine Differences: Gas vs. Diesel

With two traditional gas engines and a turbocharged diesel configuration, there’s a 2021 Ford F-250 engine suited for your workday.

6.2L 2-Valve SOHC Flex Fuel V8

Standard on most F-250 trims, the 6.2L Flex Fuel V8 delivers impressive low-end and mid-range torque outputs. Paired with a TorqShift® G six-speed automatic transmission and selectable drive modes, this engine delivers an intriguing blend of drivability, towing, and hauling performance.

6.7L Power Stroke® V8 Turbo Diesel

Designed for durability and power, the 6.7L Power Stroke® V8 Turbo Diesel offers an option for drivers looking for a diesel powertrain option. Equipped with a new 36,000-psi fuel-injection system, this engine is optimized for responsiveness and maximum power outputs. The turbocharger helps with cold weather performance, mitigating the effects of winter driving.

7.3L 2-Valve V8 Gas Engine

Built with trucks in mind, the 7.3L gas V8 is the largest, most powerful V8 engine in its class. Not only does this engine turn heads with its performance, the cast-iron block and forged-steel crankshaft ensure that your new truck will continue to work hard day in and day out.

Engine Specs & Towing Differences

In the following chart, you can see how the three F-250 engines compare to each other. Performance specs for all F-250 engines are as follows:

F-250 ENGINE     6.2L Flex Fuel V8     6.7L Power Stroke V8 Turbo Diesel     7.3L Gas V8
HORSEPOWER     385 HP  475 HP     430 HP
TORQUE 430 lb.-ft.     1,050 lb.-ft.     475 lb.-ft.
MAX. TOWING CAPACITY     15,000-lb     20,000-lb.     15,000-lb.

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