A Closer Look at the 2017 Ford Super Duty F-550

When it's time to take your workload around the Washington, Greenville, and New Bern areas more seriously, you should consider getting a heavy-duty truck that's capable of impressive feats. While there are plenty of models out there, there's nothing quite like the 2017 Ford Super Duty F-550. This commanding truck delivers a great deal, but if you need more to go by, our team at Pecheles Ford will happily give you a closer look.

In this review of the 2017 Ford Super Duty F-550, we'll be showcasing this truck to provide you with a little more insight. We'll focus on power and performance, abilities and capacities, and even interior space and features. Reading our review will help you determine if this truck is right for the job.

2017 Ford Super Duty F-550 Power & Performance

The Ford Super Duty F-550 is equipped with the most powerful engine that's available with the Ford pickup truck lineup. The 6.7L Power Stroke® V8 turbo diesel engine, equipped with the TorqShift 6-speed SelectShift® automatic transmission, can deliver 330 horsepower and a jaw-dropping 750 lb-ft of torque. The truck also comes with helpful features like the Integrated Trailer Brake Controller and the Trailer Sway Controller, which help add more control when trailering, making sure that your haul isn't drifting while you're heading to your destination.

Super Duty Abilities & Capacities

When you're picking out your next work truck, you want to be sure that it can handle the grueling tasks that you're going to put it through. The Ford Super Duty F-550 can tow a whopping 18,500 pounds. When you opt for the 5th Wheel Gooseneck, you can bring the vehicle's already impressive towing ability to 31,200 pounds. In terms of payload abilities, the Ford Super Duty F-550 can carry 12,000 pounds of payload.

Interior Space & Features

The Ford Super Duty F-550 has enough room for three total passengers, unless you opt for the SuperCab or the Crew Cab, which can carry six passengers, respectively. The cabin of the Ford Super Duty F-550 provides 64.4 cubic feet of space for passengers. In terms of room, passengers get 40.8 inches of headroom and 43.9 inches of legroom. The interior features a premium leather-trimmed 40/20/40 split bench.

As far as amenities go, you wouldn't expect a pickup to deliver a lot in the entertainment department, but the Ford Super Duty F-550 continues to impress. The vehicle features the Sony® 10-speaker premium sound system to deliver audio from the HD Radio™, CD/MP3 player, or even SiriusXM® Satellite Radio (offered as a 6-month complimentary trial). The vehicle also features the intuitive SYNC® 3 system, which provides high-resolution graphics and even allows for voice commands to access your media or phone contacts.

Making Your Decision

At Pecheles Ford, we know it's tough to decide on your next work truck, but we hope that our review of the 2017 Ford Super Duty F-550 provided you with enough insight to allow for an easier decision. Of course, if you need more information to go by, we'd be happy to show you this truck in person. You can even climb aboard and see for yourself how it handles on the road.

Schedule a test drive with us at Pecheles Ford. We're always happy to help drivers from the Washington, Greenville, and New Bern areas decide on the right vehicle.

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