Ford F-250 Towing Capacity



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Ready to make short work of every task you encounter on the jobsite? Behind the wheel of the mighty 2021 Ford F-250, you’ll have the necessary power to tackle whatever comes your way for work or play around Sumner, Olympia, and Kent, WA.

To give you a closer look at this heavy-duty model, our team here at Sunset Ford of Sumner put together the following guide to the Ford F-250 towing capacity!

How Much Can the 2021 Ford F-250 Tow?

When properly equipped, the Ford F-250 can tow up to an incredible 22,800 pounds and offers a maximum payload of 4,260 pounds. Depending on different factors, like which engine you have under the hood, the powertrain you select, and which cab type you choose, the 2021 Ford F-250 offers different towing capacities, all when properly equipped:



Cab Type

Towing Capacity

6.7L Power Stroke® V8 Turbo Diesel



22,800 pounds

7.3L PFI Gas V8



19,500 pounds

6.2L Gas V8



15,800 pounds

Trailer Sway Control comes standard on the 2021 Ford F-250, so you’re ready to hit the ground running.

Ford F-250 Towing Technology

Ford F-250 Towing Capacity Kent WA

To help you navigate with confidence, you can upgrade to the available Trailer Reverse Guidance, which displays steering guidance graphics and multiple views of the trailer. For extra visibility and control, you can choose the optional Ultimate Trailer Tow Camera System with Pro Trailer Backup Assist™ too.

Simply turn the convenient Pro Trailer Backup Assist™ knob to direct the trailer in the direction you want it to go while the system manages the steering.

When changing lanes or moving backwards, the optional BLIS® (Blind Spot Information System) with Cross-Traffic Alert and Trailer Coverage acts like an extra pair of eyes. If it detects a fellow driver in the blind spot of your truck or trailer, you’ll receive a visual alert in the corresponding exterior mirror.

2021 Ford F-250 Engines & Performance

Ford F-250 Towing Capacity Kent WA

The 2021 Ford F-250 offers three distinct engine options, so you can pick your preferred power and towing capacity:

  • 6.2L Gas V8 engine with 385 horsepower and 430 lb-ft of torque
  • 6.7L Power Stroke® V8 Turbo Diesel engine with 475 horsepower and 1,050 lb-ft of torque
  • 7.3L PFI Gas V8 engine with 430 horsepower and 475 lb-ft of torque

When equipped with the available TorqShift® 10-speed automatic transmission, you’ll gain the benefit of selectable drive modes, including a convenient Tow/Haul mode. Each mode optimizes drive rations and improves shift performance. The rest of the modes include Normal, Slippery, Eco, and Deep Sand/Snow.

Ford F-250 Interior & Comfort

Ford F-250 Towing Capacity Kent WA

With your load securely hitched behind the 2021 Ford F-250, you can get from Point A to Point B by using the available SYNC® 3 infotainment touchscreen display with an optional built-in Navigation system. Using the intuitive destination entry, you can quickly locate points of interest along your route.

To make the cabin of the Ford F-250 feel like a home away from home, you can choose available heated and ventilated leather seats. For extra convenience and entertainment, you can further upgrade the interior with an optional Wireless Charging Pad and an available 10-speaker B&O Sound System by Bang & Olufsen.

Tow More with the 2021 Ford F-250

Not only does the Ford F-250 help you tow more, but when you own one from Sunset Ford of Sumner, you get more out of it too. Thanks to our dealership exclusives, like Warranty Protection for Life and Oil Changes for Life, you can relax, knowing you’re covered for miles to come.

Contact us to schedule your 2021 Ford F-250 test drive near Sumner, Olympia, and Kent, Washington. Remember, Sunset Ford Gets You More… and People DO Like that!