A beefed-up frame and hitch enable best-in-class conventional trailer tow ratings of 17,500 pounds for both the Ford F-350 and F-450 (dual rear wheels) equipped with the available 6.7-liter Power Stroke(R) V8 turbocharged diesel engine.

New for 2012 is availability in models with the 6.75-foot cargo box. Factory gooseneck and fifth-wheel hitch kits are available as well.

The 2012 Ford F-Series Super Duty is built at Kentucky Truck Plant in Louisville, Ky.