The 2015 Ford Super Duty, true to its name, is designed to tow loads of up to 32,100 pounds. This is about twelve hundred pounds more than its nearest competitor. For a long time Ford has ruled the roost in the heavy duty truck segment, but the RAM beat it by offering 385 horsepower and 850 pound-feet of torque. However, Ford claims that the design of its engines enables it to tug more weight than its competitors including the RAM.
This new car will not be much different than the earlier versions. It continues to feature the MyFord Touch infotainment system. Even the leather treatment is not new as it has earlier been offered in the fancier King Ranch model. However, there no doubts the fact that the Super Duty is a solid truck that offers some exciting niceties like power telescoping trailering mirrors and backup cameras and the like.
2015 Ford Super Duty Engine
A 6.2-liter V8 engine that produces three hundred and eighty-five horsepower and four hundred and five pound-feet of torque powers the diesel 2015 Ford Super Duty up. The diesel engine has a larger sized turbocharger and new fuel injectors as well. There is also another diesel engine option available. This 6.7 liter turbo diesel V8 engine provides improvement in horsepower and torque as well as better fuel economy.
The 2015 Ford Super Duty is available with either two-wheel drive or four-wheel drive and in three cab styles, which include the two-door regular, and four-door extended as well as four-door crew cab styles.
There are also five trim levels available including:
- Base XL
- Mid-level XLT
- Upscale Lariat
- Luxury King Ranch
- Posh Platinum
2015 Ford Super Duty Safety and Design Specs
This car is equipped with standard safety features like four-wheel antilock brakes and stability and traction control, and more. Heavy duty trucks like this one are generally not designed for luxury, and this one also does not feature too many lavish interiors. However, there are plenty of storage and utility options.
This truck performs very quietly on the highway at high speeds. It is overall a well mannered truck that can handle rough roads well. If you need to do heavy duty towing then you should opt for the 6.7 liter diesel engine. The strong towing is one of its major plus points as too is high payload capacity. It also boasts of numerous equipment levels and body styles. The quiet cabin and technological features are other plus points.
This car can easily tow up to 31, 200 pounds of weight over a seven percent grade. It also is a truck that makes excellent use of its high horsepower and torque. The ride is comfortable and of course the interiors are remarkably silent.
The company also says that the Super Duty’s engines are the same ones as are used in their larger F-650s and F-750 trucks. Furthermore, these engines have been designed in such a manner that it becomes very easy to upgrade them and the extra power is provided without compromising on efficiency.
2015 Ford Super Duty Price
The 2015 Ford Super Duty will cost from 32,240 dollars and more, which is quite affordable and which represents good value for money.