2022 Ford F-250 Towing Capacity

June 16th, 2022 by
2022 Ford F-250 Towing Boat


The Ford Super Duty lineup — comprised of such trucks as the incomparable F-250 and F-350 — has the capability you require to make light of heavy-duty work. But how much can the Ford F-250, specifically, tow? The answer is simple; Ford F-250 towing capacityrangesfrom12,500 pounds to a jaw-dropping 22,800 pounds (when equipped with a fifth-wheel/gooseneck trailer). Read on to learn more.

How Much Can the F-250 Tow by Engine?

The F-250 can tow up to 22,800 pounds, but not all F-250 models will be able to accomplish that. There are three F-250 engine/powertrain choices, and there are also standard vs. gooseneck towing capabilities to consider. Check out the full story below:

6.2L SOHC 2-valve Flex Fuel V8 engine with 6-speed automatic transmission

  • Max towing capacity (standard): 15,000 pounds 
  • Max towing capacity (5th wheel/gooseneck): 15,800 pounds 
  • 385 hp
  • 430 lb-ft of torque
  • 19,500-pound standard GCWR with SRW and 3.73 axle ratio
  • 22,000-pound maximum GCWR with SRW and 4.30 axle ratio

7.3L 2V DEVCT NA PFI V8 engine with 10-speed automatic transmission

  • Max towing capacity (standard): 15,000 pounds 
  • Max towing capacity (5th wheel/gooseneck): 19,500 pounds 
  • 430 hp
  • 475 lb-ft of torque
  • 21,800-pound standard GCWR with SRW and 3.55 axle ratio
  • 26,000-pound maximum GCWR with SRW and 4.30 axle ratio

6.7L Power Stroke® V8 Turbo Diesel engine with 10-speed automatic transmission

  • Max towing capacity (standard): 15,000 lbs
  • Max towing capacity (5th wheel/gooseneck): 22,800 pounds 
  • 475 hp
  • 1,050 lb-ft of torque
  • 23,500-pound standard GCWR with SRW and 3.31 axle ratio
  • 30,000-pound maximum GCWR with SRW and 3.55 axle ratio

What Are the Ford F-250 Towing Features?

The Ford F-250 specs are surely impressive. But they’re hardly the *only* impressive thing about this tough truck. There are also plenty of towing features that make towing with this truck easy; the following are towing hardware components you’re sure to find helpful in Miramar or Hollywood while towing:

  • Gooseneck Hitch Kit: This hitch kit is designed to enhance your F-250 towing experience. 
  • Trailer Hitch Receiver: The 2.5- or 3-inch Built Ford Tough® Trailer Hitch Receiver makes it easy to connect your F-250 to a trailer.
  • Trailer Brake Controller: This feature syncs your vehicle and trailer brakes so they work together to make for smooth stopping when you press on the brake pedal.

There are several towing safety technologies the F-250 offers as well to make towing safer and easier for drivers, passengers, and others on the roads of Davie. Just a few highlights include:

  • Trailer Sway Control: Easily control and handle your cargo with the Trailer Sway Control feature, no matter what you’re hauling behind your truck.
  • AdvanceTrac® with Roll Stability Control® (RSC): AdvanceTrac® uses systems like selective wheel braking, gyroscopic sensors, and reduced engine power to maintain stability between your truck and your cargo no matter what conditions you’re driving in.

Discover the 2022 Ford F-250 at Pines Ford

Ready to experience the capable Ford F-250 HD truck in Pembroke Pines? Pines Ford is here to help with that! Give us a call at 954.443.7000 for additional information or to request a test drive. In the meantime, browse our Ford SuperDuty inventory online and then apply for financing.


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