Numbers like maximum horsepower, torque and tow ratings are the heart and soul of the full-size heavy duty pickup truck segment. No shocker there. But how much reliance can consumers actually put on figures provided by the manufacturer? And, keeping in mind that the average test drive doesn't include hooking up a ten-ton trailer, how might we all get a proper frame of reference when judging one massive diesel beast with another?
Ford Super Duty Diesel
Ford Diesel Supervisor Steve Hawk tests the new Power Stroke software
2011 Ford F-Series Super Duty – Click above for high-res image gallery
2011 Ford "Scorpion" Power-Stroke 6.7-liter diesel V8 - Click above for high-res image gallery
2011 Ford "Scorpion" Power-Stroke 6.7-liter diesel V8 - click above for high-res image gallery