2020 Ford F-150 & F-250 Super Duty® Towing Capacities

Leaders never rest. When you need to take on your toughest towing jobs, you need a truck that will work as tirelessly as you do. Two top options are the smart, tough, and capable 2020 Ford F-150 or F-250 Super Duty®. Let the truck experts at Bob Allen Ford give you a hand in deciding which model fits your needs. We've compiled the following Ford F-150 versus F-250 Super Duty towing guide highlighting the different engines, towing capacities, and payload capacities of both Ford trucks.

Once you've seen the numbers, hop into the driver's seat and feel the power for yourself with one of our 2020 Ford F-150 trucks for sale or 2020 F-250 trucks for sale in Overland Park, KS. Be sure to consider one of our current Ford offers as you're deciding on the model that's right for you. Questions? Contact the Bob Allen Ford team online or at (855) 437-7998 and we'll be happy to help you.

2020 Ford F-150 Towing a Trailer

2020 Ford F-150 & F-250Available Engines

From heavy-duty hauling on the jobsite to light-duty recreational towing needs, you have unique needs in a truck. That's why the 2020 F-150 and F-250 Super Duty both offer you a plethora of options to choose from. The F-150 offers six unique engine options - including a high-output V6 with best-in-class horsepower and torque - while the F-250 Super Duty can be equipped with one of three robust engines, including a turbo-diesel that churns out over 1,000 pound-feet of torque.

F-150 EcoBoost®, V8, and diesel engines are equipped with an electronic ten-speed transmission, while the 3.3L V6 is paired with a six-speed automatic transmission. The F-250 Super Duty 6.2L gas V8 is paired with a TorqShift® heavy duty six-speed SelectShift-G automatic transmission, while all other F-250 Super Duty engines include a TorqShift ten-speed automatic.

Find other key engine specs in the table below.

F-150 Engines

3.3L Ti-VCT V6290 HP265 lb.-ft.
2.7L EcoBoost V6325 HP400 lb.-ft.
5.0L Ti-VCT V8395 HP400 lb.-ft.
3.5L EcoBoost V6375 HP470 lb.-ft.
3.0L Power Stroke® V6250 HP440 lb.-ft.
High Output 3.5L EcoBoost V6450 HP510 lb.-ft.

F-250 Engines

7.3L V8 gas430 HP475 lb.-ft.
6.2L V8 gas385 HP430 lb.-ft.
6.7L Power Stroke V8 turbo diesel475 HP1,050 lb.-ft.

2020 Ford F-150 & F-250Towing Capacity

Rely on the power produced in each 2020 Ford F-150 and F-250 Super Duty to get the job done. The F-150 packs a punch, with maximum towing capacity of up to 13,200 pounds. But when you need truly robust towing power, turn to the 2020 Ford F-250 Super Duty, with up to 22,800 pounds of maximum towing. Both the F-150 and F-250 can be equipped for conventional or gooseneck or fifth-wheel towing.

Scan the table below to see the specific maximum towing capacity for each F-150 and F-250 Super Duty engine option.

F-150 Engines

EngineMax Towing Cap.
3.3L Ti-VCT V67,700 lbs.
2.7L EcoBoost V69,000 lbs.
5.0L Ti-VCT V811,500 lbs
3.5L EcoBoost V613,200 lbs.
3.0L Power Stroke® V611,500 lbs.
High Output 3.5L EcoBoost V68,000/11,100 lbs. (Raptor/Limited)

F-250 Engines

EngineMax Towing Cap.
(Conventional/Fifth Wheel)
6.2L V815,000/15,800 lbs.
6.7L V820,000/22,800 lbs.
7.3L V815,000/19,600 lbs.
2020 Ford F-150 with an ATV in the bed

2020 Ford F-150 & F-250Payload Capacity

When you need to load up the bed of your pickup and haul away, both Ford trucks provide the payload capabilities you need to do so. Your greatest payload capacity is available in the 2020 F-250 Super Duty, with 4,260 pounds. But the 2020 F-150 offers a best-in-class maximum payload of 3,270 pounds.

2020 Ford F-150 & F-250Trailering Technology

Make your day behind the wheel easier, safer, and more enjoyable with the tech features in the 2020 Ford F-150 and F-250 Super Duty. Both trucks can be equipped with the following features:

  • Trailer sway control
  • Trailer brake controller
  • Pro Trailer Backup Assist
  • BLIS® (blind spot information system) with trailer coverage
  • Hill Descent Control
  • 360-degree camera
2020 Ford F-150 towing a boat

2020 Ford F-150 & F-250Test Drive a Ford Truck Today!

Unleash your preferred Ford truck when you schedule a test drive with a 2020 Ford F-150 or F-250 Super Duty at Bob Allen Ford today! Questions? Contact our team in Overland Park, KS, via our online form or at (855) 437-7998.

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