The 2013 Ford F-250 is offered in two or four-wheel drive with a choice of three cab styles: 2-door regular cab, 4-door SuperCab and 4-door crew CAB. The SuperCab has rear-hinged, access-style rear doors, while the cab crew has a full-size conventional four-doors opened. SuperCab and crew cab models can be mated to a standard (6.8-foot) or long (8-foot) cargo bed, but the regular cab model is available only in a long bed. Consumers have a choice between five trim levels: base XL, XLT midlevel, Lariat upscale, luxury King Ranch and Platinum Posh. The Lariat is also available on SuperCab and crew cab models, while King Ranch and the Platinum are offered only in crew cab configuration.
The 2013 Ford F-250 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 2013 Ford F-250 XLT adds a grill chrome Persi, outdoor heated mirrors, cast aluminum wheels, cruise control, full power accessories, entry key-less, 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 Lariat trim boasts foglights, rear parking sensors, power telescoping mirrors, 18 inch wheels alloy, the power to the rear window, two-zone automatic climate control and leather Upholstery. Standard is a major trip computer, wood grain trim, an auto-dimming rearview 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), rearview 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, memory driver seat. Top-of-the-line Platinum includes all the features of Lariat and adds more blocks and luxury in a way that Chrome outer trim, good -20 inch wheels alloy, wood-tone interior trim with unique, improve skin and Upholstery, heated seats and air 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-250 0ff-Road package that includes an electronic locking up the difference, all-terrain tires, the hill descent control, the skid plates and the Rancho shock absorbers.
2013 Ford F-250 Interior
Compared to the Dodge Ram, the interior of the Ford Super Duty’s beginning to look a little long in the tooth. Plastic Hard dominate the interior on lower trim levels, but on par or better than other trucks in this part. Choosing the Lariat add to the experience decidedly upscale leather and rich added, and the King Ranch and Platinum models take it up a few notches more.
Storage options and hit a peak in the 2013 Ford F-250. There is a lockable bin under the front center is available 40/20/40 split bench seat, it folds to serve as an armrest. One of bin lockable easily accept things is located under the rear seats and also shows the 12 volt power point to charge a computer or cell phone. The available 40/console/40 can be configured to accommodate a laptop, hanging files and other office-style. It also provides a 12 volt power point and 110 volt inverter for portable Printers or other electronic accessories.
A large multifunction display in the instrument cluster that standard on Lariat, King Ranch and the Platinum models allows the driver to customize settings and relays trip computer, 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-250 Engine
The 2013 Ford F-250 comes standard with a 6.2-liter gasoline V8 that produces the 385 horsepower and 405 pound-feet of peak torque. The 6.7-liter turbo-diesel V8 is optional rated at 400 hp and 800 LB-ft of torque point. Both engines are mated to a six automatic transmission speed. Well equipped, the 2013 Ford F-250 can be said that up to 14,000 pounds with a conventional trailer setup. When configured for the fifth-wheel towing, figure jumps to 16,800 pounds. Maximum payload capacity is moving out at 4,240 pounds when equipped properly.
2013 Ford F-250 Safety
The 2013 Ford F-250 comes standard four-wheel anti-lock disc brakes, the stability control and trailer sway control, the hill start assist with a side curtain airbag. 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. Rear-view camera is optional on 2013 Ford F-250 XLT and standard on the Lariat and above models.