What is the 2021 Ford F-250 Towing Capacity?


How much can the Ford F-250 tow? The Ford F-250 Super Duty GCWR, or gross combined weight rating which includes the weight of the vehicle, everything in it, and loaded trailer, reaches up to 30,000 pounds when properly-equipped! So if you’re looking for a tough truck that can tow it all, then chances are you’ll love the Ford F-250, for sale now near Oshkosh and Sheboygan at Holiday Ford. Read on to learn more about this truck’s towing capacity and GCWR by engine below, or contact us anytime for more information about the Ford Super Duty lineup of trucks!

Ford F-250 Specs and Engines Power

So, what exactly is the 2021 Ford F-250 towing capacity you can expect? That all depends on the engine and transmission combination you opt for. Below are some of your options, listed with their own respective GCWR ratings:

Standard 6.2L V8 engine with 6-speed automatic transmission

  • 385 hp
  • 430 lb-ft of torque
  • 19,500-pound standard 5th-wheel/gooseneck GCWR with 3.73 axle ratio
  • 22,000-pound maximum GCWR with 4.30 axle ratio

Standard 6.2L V8 engine with 10-speed automatic transmission

  • 385 hp
  • 430 lb-ft of torque
  • 19,500-pound standard GCWR
  • 23,500-pound maximum GCWR

Available 6.7L V8 engine with 10-speed automatic transmission

  • 475 hp
  • 1,050 lb-ft of torque
  • 23,500-pound standard GCWR
  • 30,000-pound maximum GCWR

Available 7.3L V8 engine with 10-speed automatic transmission

  • 430 hp
  • 475 lb-ft of torque
  • 21,800-pound standard GCWR
  • 26,000-pound maximum GCWR

Ford F-250 Towing and Safety Features

It’s not just the Ford F-250 Super Duty towing capacity that is sure to impress you on the roads of Ripon and Beaver Dam. Rather, this truck also boasts some equally-impressive towing and safety features. Here are some worth mentioning:

  • Gooseneck Hitch Kit: Install the Gooseneck Hitch Kit and you’ll unlock the full towing potential of your Ford F-250 trim level.
  • Trailer Sway Control: Trailer Sway Control enhances vehicles handling and reduces trailer sway to make towing around Beaver Dam easier.
  • Trailer Brake Controller: By syncing your vehicle and trailer brakes, this system makes it easier to stop when towing a trailer.
  • Trailer Hitch Receiver: Choose between a durable 2.5- or 3-inch Built Ford Tough® Trailer Hitch Receiver to quickly and conveniently connect your F-250 to your trailer.
  • AdvanceTrac® with Roll Stability Control® (RSC): Maintain stability no matter where you are in the greater Fond Du Lac area, thanks to this system that functions with gyroscopic sensors, reduced engine power, and selective wheel braking.

Experience a Ford F-250 at Holiday Ford Today!

Ready to experience the new 2021 Ford F-250 for yourself on Fond Du Lac or West Bend streets? We here at Holiday Ford want to help! Call us today to schedule a test-drive. Meanwhile, you can also value your trade online and apply for financing so you’re ready to take home a tow-ready Ford Super-Duty pickup sometime soon!