When you need a truck that has an unimaginable amount of towing capacity, the 2015 Ford F-350 is there to make those extremely heavy-duty jobs disappear. As one of Florida’s premier Ford dealerships, Lakeland Ford in Lakeland, FL, we have the largest selection of new Fords in stock for you to test drive. Lakeland Ford has a talented staff that will get you the best price one a new Ford that works for you. Our dealership serves Tampa, Orlando and Bartow, FL at 1430 West Memorial Blvd. If you’re searching for a truck with world-class towing capability, then visit Lakeland Ford and discover the new F-350.
There aren’t a lot of pickup trucks that can tow upwards of 20,000 lbs., so let’s see how the 2015 Ford F-350 stacks up against the Chevrolet Silverado 3500.
When comparing these two cars against one another, the first thing you notice is the price difference between the two. The Silverado 3500 starts at $33,380, while the F-350 has a starting price of $32,705. That’s a savings of $675 in favor of the F-350. At that price, the new F-350 is exceptional value for your money.
In order to carry a large amount of cargo, both of these heavy-duty trucks feature two powerful engines for you to choose from. The entry-level Silverado 3500 is equipped with a Vortec 6.0L V8 making 360 hp and 380 lb-ft. of torque. The base F-350 has a 6.2L V8 producing 385 hp and 405 lb-ft. of torque. The top-of-the-line Silverado 3500 is equipped with a Duramax 6.6L Turbo-Diesel V8 producing 397 hp and 765 lb-ft. of torque. The range-topping F-350 possesses a 6.7L Power Stroke Turbo Diesel V8 generating 440 hp and 860 lb-ft. of torque.
The F-350’s engines are more powerful than the Silverado’s and make the F-350 the go-to option for extremely heavy-duty jobs.
At Lakeland Ford, we want you to get into a Ford that works for you. If you’re after exceptional towing capability, then the F-350 won’t disappoint. The Silverado 3500 can tow up to 23,200 lbs. and has a maximum payload of 7,180 lbs. The F-350 has a maximum towing capacity of 26,500 lbs. and can carry up to 7,050 lbs. in its bed. With numbers like that, there’s nothing the new F-350 can’t do.
With its superb towing capability, powerful engines and exceptional value for money, the 2015 Ford F-350 edges out the Silverado 3500 in the heavy-duty pickup truck segment. Come by Lakeland Ford in Lakeland, FL, to put the new F-350 to the test.View Inventory