2019 Ford F-250 and F-350 towing

F-250 & F-350 Capabilities

You don't get to the head of the class by being like all the rest. When you need to haul the really big loads, Ford Super Duty® pickups deliver best-in-class towing so you can get what you need to get done.

Read about F-250 vs. F-350 towing capacity and available trailering hardware and tech that support you when you need it most. If you have questions, give the team at Weelborg Ford in Redwood Falls, MN, a call at (888) 506-8014 or contact us online. You can also search our inventory to locate your ideal trim.

Engine Options

The F-250 and F-350 feature the same engine options and power outputs. Both pickups come standard with a 6.2L Flex Fuel V8 and six-speed transmission. View details in the table below.

Super Duty Truck

Engine Options & Output

Ford F-250

Ford F-350

6.2L SOHC 2-Valve Flex Fuel V8 (standard)

  • 385 HP @ 5,750 rpm
  • 430 lb.-ft. of torque @ 3,800 rpm

6.7L Power Stroke V8 Turbo Diesel

  • 450 HP @ 2,800 rpm
  • 935 lb.-ft. of torque @ 1,800 rpm

Towing & Payload Capacities

The main difference between the 2019 Ford F-250 and F-350 is towing and payload capacity.

Super Duty Truck

Max. Towing

Max. Payload

2019 Ford F-250

Up to

15,000 lbs.

Up to

4,270 lbs.

2019 Ford F-350

Up to

21,000 lbs.

Up to

7,640 lbs.

If you're planning to tow a recreational vehicle (RV), boat, or horse trailer, towing capacities increase on the F-250 and F-350 when equipped with a fifth wheel or gooseneck hitch. An F-250 equipped with a 6.2L V8 engine and hitch can tow up to 15,800 lbs., while an F-250 equipped with a 6.7L V8 engine and hitch can tow up to 18,500 lbs. These capacities increase with the F-350. Tow up to 27,500 lbs. when the F-350 is equipped with a 6.2L V8 engine and hitch and up to 35,000 lbs. with the 6.7L V8 engine and hitch.

2019 Ford F-250 and F-350 towing capability

Towing Technology

Beginning on the XL trim up through the Limited model, you can equip your 2019 F-250 or F-350 with up to seven cameras for a 360-degree view of your truck. The Ultimate Trailer Tow Camera System features a customer-placed trailer camera from the factory along with trailer reverse guidance. Other towing tech includes a class-exclusive individual trailer tire pressure monitoring system and class-exclusive BLIS® system with trailer coverage.

5th-Wheel/Gooseneck Hitch Prep Package

Engineered to meet the toughest of these demands, under-box hardware is available to assist you with exhaust system clearances, rear axle/suspension, and pickup understructure. The Fifth Wheel/Gooseneck Hitch Prep Package is available on 2019 F-series 4x4 and 4x2 trucks and includes select fifth wheel or gooseneck hitch kits that can be installed on your F-250 or F-350 at the factory. The package also contains a flat cargo box for use when the kit is not in service. Kits include:

  • 5th-wheel hitch kit, rated at 27,500 lbs.
  • 5th-wheel hitch kit, rated at 18,000 lbs.
  • Gooseneck dual hitch kit, rated at 27,500 lbs.

For electrical hookup convenience and ease, a seven-pin trailer electrical harness connector is included in the prep kit. This prep package received Built Ford Tough® quality and reliability testing to ensure durability and toughness.

Schedule a Test Drive

Ready to check out the 2019 Ford F-250 or F-350 in person? Give the team at Weelborg Ford a call at (888) 506-8014 or reach out to us online to schedule a test drive.

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