The 2013 Ford F-350 is available in three cab designs (regular, extended SuperCab and Crew Cab), two in the rear axle designs and two long bed. There were XL, XLT mid-level, Lariat upscale, luxury King Ranch and Platinum Posh trim levels, but not all are available with all the CAB, the bed axle configuration. The 2013 Ford F-350 XL is the workhorse of the stable, and standard equipment includes 17-inch steel wheels, a black grill Persi, a drop-in bedliner, manual-telescoping trailer tow mirrors, air-conditioning, caps and vinyl Upholstery, a 40/20/40- split front bench, steering wheel tilt-and-telescoping and two-speaker radio.
The XLT adds a grill chrome Persi, outdoor heated mirrors, cast aluminum wheels, cruise control, full power accessories, entry keyless, integrated trailer brake controller, and the ground saturated, Upholstery fabric, the Ford Sync voice Activation system, lockable storage with power point under the rear seat and a four-speaker sound system with CD player and auxiliary jack audio. The 2013 Ford F-350 Lariat trim boasts fog-lights, rear parking sensors, 18 inch wheels alloy, power telescoping mirrors, the power to the rear window, two-zone automatic climate control and leather Upholstery. Also standard is a great trip computer, wood grain trim, an auto-dimming rear view mirror, pedals power-adjustable, beige leather seats, a front seat in the middle that turns into a center console, eight way power-adjustable front seats (power bar adjustment), rear view camera , MyFord Touch and an eight speaker audio system with satellite radio.
The piles of the King Ranch on power-folding and telescoping tow mirrors, two-tone paint, a grill-colored body and Chrome Insert, badging unique exterior and interior, remote start, navigation system, a unique skin and Upholstery and door trim, heated and air front seats, and driver seat memory. Top-of-the-line Platinum is the same but more Chrome trim on the outside, fine -20 inch wheels alloy (single wheel rear only), wood-tone interior trim with unique, improve skin Upholstery and heated steering wheel.
Some of the features of the higher trims are available on the lower trims. Other options include a bed extender stowable, power transmission take-off, heavy-duty alternators, fifth wheel/gooseneck mounting points, the lights on the roof of a permit, a spray-in bedliner, a sunroof and integrated switches accessory. The available Ford Work Solutions package is offered XL and XLT models and adds an in-dash computer that is customizable to suit commercial users and fleets. Is available 2013 Ford F-350 FX4 Off-Road package (4×4 models only) that includes an electronic locking up the difference, hill descent control, all-terrain tires, skid plates and Rancho shock absorbers.
2013 Ford F-350 Interior
The styling of the room shows a rectangular, industrial look, but the room is starting to look dated compared to the plastic Ram 3500. Hard abound throughout the interior of the on lower trim levels, but on par or better than other trucks in this part. Choosing the upper trims adds experience decidedly upscale, leather and rich amenities added. If you choose a front bench seat, it features lockable bin that folds to serve as an armrest. One lockable room is located under the rear seats that easily accept things and also shows the 12 volt power point.
A large multifunction display in the instrument cluster that standard on Lariat, King Ranch and Platinum models allows the driver to customize settings and relays trip computer, the fuel economy, towing and off road information. Platinum models feature a storage area on the dash includes two USB ports, audio-video communication, an SD card slot and an extra-volt charging port 12. One PRANK of the Platinum trim is MyFord Touch, Touchscreen includes an 8-inch phone controls, climate control, entertainment and navigation features and includes an expanded voice control vocabulary. This version of the MyFord Touch includes physical buttons for the audio and climate control systems that allow them to be operated by those wearing work gloves.
2013 Ford F-350 Engine
The 2013 Ford F-350 comes standard with a V8 6.2-liter that produces 385 horsepower and 405 pound-feet of torque. A automatic transmission standard six-speed with or rear- or all-wheel drive. Maximum towing capacity than a fifth of the 15,000-wheel rates well equipped. Casual Adding a fifth wheel strengthens the max to 16,000. Optional is a turbocharged 6.7-liter diesel V8 that produces 400 hp and 800 LB-ft of torque. In performance testing, the F-350 with standard axle in the rear from zero to 60 Mph in 8.8 seconds, about a second less than the GM’s diesel-powered 3500 pickups. Maximum towing capacity than the prices of the fifth wheel 17,500 pounds when equipped properly. Casual Adding a fifth wheel strengthens the max to 22,800.
2013 Ford F-350 Safety
All 2013 Ford F-350 trucks come standard four-wheel antilock disc brakes, stability control, trailer sway control, hill start assist, front side airbags, front side curtain airbags and the SOS post-crash alert system.
The 2013 Ford F-350 SuperCabs and passenger Airbag deactivation switch. An integrated trailer brake controller standard on XLT and higher models, while Lariat trim level adds the rear parking sensors and pedals, and power-adjustable. The rear view camera is optional on 2013 Ford F-350 XLT and standard on the Lariat and above models.