Ford, like all different automakers, spends a good period of time benchmarking automobiles from different automakers as a part of the continuing aggressive course of. This contains fairly just a few Normal Motors fashions just like the all-new 2021 Cadillac Escalade and even the last-gen mannequin, in addition to the C8 Corvette. In fact, Ford’s chief cross-town rival additionally benchmarks a number of Blue Oval merchandise, together with a Ford F-350 dually that was lately noticed by GM Authority driving across the automaker’s Milford Proving Floor.
This specific Ford F-350 options Platinum trim and Ford’s 6.7L Energy Stroke V8 diesel that produces 475 horsepower and 1,050 pound-feet of torque and is mated to FoMoCo’s 10-speed automated transmission. For comparability’s sake, GM’s 6.6L L5P Duramax diesel V8 is rated to supply 445 horsepower and 910 pound-feet of torque and is mated to Allison’s 10-speed automated transmission. This specific powerplant is utilized in each the Chevrolet Silverado HD and GMC Sierra HD.
|Automobile||Engine||Gas Kind||Aspiration||Valvetrain||Horsepower (hp @ rpm)||Torque (lb-ft @ rpm)|
|2021 Chevy Silverado HD||6.6L L8T V8||Gasoline||Atmospheric||OHV 16-valve||401 @ 5,200||464 @ 4,000|
|2021 Chevy Silverado HD||6.6L Duramax L5P V8||Diesel||Turbocharged||OHV 32-valve||445 @ 2,800||910 @ 1,600|
|2021 Ford Tremendous Responsibility||6.2L Boss V8||Gasoline||Atmospheric||SOHC 16-valve||385 @ 5,750||430 @ 3,800|
|2021 Ford Tremendous Responsibility||7.3L Godzilla V8||Gasoline||Atmospheric||OHV 16-valve||430 @ 5,500||475 @ 4,000|
|2021 Ford Tremendous Responsibility||6.7L Energy Stroke Scorpion V8||Diesel||Turbocharged||DOHC 32-valve||475 @ 2,800||1,050 @ 1,600|
|2021 GMC Sierra HD||6.6L L8T V8||Gasoline||Atmospheric||OHV 16-valve||401 @ 5,200||464 @ 4,000|
|2021 GMC Sierra HD||6.6L Duramax L5P V8||Diesel||Turbocharged||OHV 32-valve||445 @ 2,800||910 @ 1,600|
|2021 Ram HD||6.4L HEMI V8||Gasoline||Atmospheric||OHV 16-valve||410 @ 5,600||429 @ 4,000|
|2021 Ram HD||6.7L Cummins I6||Diesel||Turbocharged||OHV 24-valve||370 @ 2,800||850 @ 1,700|
|2021 Ram HD||6.7L Cummins I6 HO||Diesel||Turbocharged||OHV 24-valve||420 @ 2,800||1,075 @ 1,800|
The 2021 Ram HD with the top-spec 6.7L Cummins diesel produces 420 horsepower and 1,075 pound-feet of torque, rounding out the heavy-duty truck choices from the Detroit Large 3 automakers.
As Ford Authority reported earlier this yr, the 2022 Ford Tremendous Responsibility will obtain some new inside and exterior coloration choices, upgraded tech options, and the addition of some new and revised look packages for the brand new mannequin yr. King Ranch and Platinum trims will include four-wheel drive as commonplace tools however with out an underhood service mild, whereas the King Ranch is dropping its commonplace 18-inch wheels and the XLT will now not be accessible with the Tremor package deal.
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