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How Powerful is the 2017 Ford F-250 Super Duty?

Published on Feb 28, 2023 by Dylan Weiher

2017 Ford F-250 Super Duty Engine and Performance Features

If you’re looking for a work truck that is powerful enough, dependable enough and rugged enough to handle any task put before it, then you’re going to want to go with a Ford truck. Everyone knows how powerful, tough and dependable the 2017 Ford F-150 is, especially since it is the most popular truck in the country. But sometimes you’ve got a job that requires a little more power and toughness. In that case, you’re going to want the 2017 Ford F-250 Super Duty. No other truck on the market can compare to the new F-250 Super Duty and its powerful and efficient engines. To see what we mean, let’s take a closer look at the 2017 Ford F-250 Super Duty’s engine and performance features.


2017 Ford F-250 Super Duty Gas and Diesel Engine Features

The 2017 Ford F-250 Super Duty is powered by a 6.2-liter SOHC 2-Valve Flex Fuel V8 engine paired with the all-new TorqShift-G six-speed automatic transmission. This pairing is capable of pumping out 385 horsepower and 430 pound-feet of torque. When combined with the available Trailer Tow Package, this pairing also gives the new Ford F-250 Super Duty a maximum towing rating of 15,000 pounds and an equally impressive maximum hauling rating of 4,200 pounds. The 2017 Ford F-250 Super Duty can also be powered by a 6.7-liter Power Stroke V8 Turbo Diesel engine paired with a TorqShift Heavy-Duty six-speed SelectShift automatic transmission. This pairing offers 440 horsepower and 925 pound-feet of torque. This pairing is also compatible with the Trailer Tow Package, which gives the new Ford F-250 Super Duty a best-in-class maximum towing rating of 18,000 pounds and a maximum hauling rating of 4,200 pounds.


If you’d like more information on the 2017 Ford F-250 Super Duty, the rest of the 2017 Ford F-Series lineup or any of our other new Ford cars, trucks or SUVs, please don’t hesitate to get in touch with our friendly and knowledgeable Brandon Ford staff in Tampa, FL.