2018 Ford Super Duty Best-in-Class Engine & Performance Features
Only one heavy-duty truck lineup can be dubbed “The King of the Workplace,” and that lineup is the 2018 Ford Super Duty lineup, which we have right here at Akins Ford near Atlanta, GA. The new Ford Super Duty lineup has been extensively updated, upgraded, improved and enhanced for the 2018 model year, making it more powerful, more capable, more dependable and more efficient than ever before. And, as we like to say, it all starts under the hood. In fact, the 2018 Ford Super Duty lineup offers numerous best-in-class engine and performance features for you to enjoy, which is what we’re going to go over right here.
Gas Engine Powertrain Features of the New Ford Super Duty Lineup
When you purchase a new Ford Super Duty from Akins Ford near Atlanta, GA, you get to choose between two incredibly powerful, capable and efficient engines – one of which runs on gasoline and one of which runs on diesel fuel. If you prefer gas engines, then you’re going to love the 6.2-liter FFV V8 engine that comes with the 2018 Ford Super Duty lineup. Mated with a TorqShift® G SelectShift® 6-speed automatic transmission on new F-250 Super Duty models or a TorqShift® SelectShift® 6-speed automatic transmission on all other new Super Duty trim levels, this engine offers 385 horsepower and 430 pound-feet of torque. In case you’re wondering, those ratings are best-in-class for gas-powered heavy-duty trucks.
Diesel Engine Powertrain Features of the 2018 Ford Super Duty Lineup
If you prefer diesel engines, then you’re going to love the 6.7-liter Power Stroke V8 Turbo Diesel engine offered by the 2018 Super Duty lineup. Mated with the Ford TorqShift® SelectShift® 6-speed automatic transmission, this offers best-in-class horsepower and torque ratings of 450 horsepower and 935 pound-feet of torque.