This is a 2017 Ford F250 XL regular cab 2WD work truck with a 6.2L gas V8. It's loaded with the same load as a 2017 Ram HD 2500 6.4L HEMI V8 Tradesman we recently tested on the Ike Gauntlet™. How do they compare on the world's toughest towing test?
This is the part 1 of the 2017 Ford F250 XL extreme towing test on the Ike Gauntlet™. We loaded the Ford with nearly identical load as we did with the Ram 2500 HD (tested a few weeks back). The water tote strapped inside the 8-foot bed, and a flat-bed trailer
How will a 2017 Ram HD 2500 regular cab 2WD 6.4L HEMI V8 Tradesman truck do going up and down the Ike Gauntlet™, world's toughest towing test? How about when it's loaded near the maximum with a 11,900 lbs of trailer and 2,500 lbs of payload? We call these special
The Super Ike Gauntlet is all about maxing out trucks on the World's Toughest Towing Test - the Ike Gauntlet. This time, it's the 6.0-liter Vortec's V8 chance to tackle the 8 mile stretch of highway with a 7% grade on the way up to 11,158 feet above sea level.
How does the 2017 Ford F-250 do on the Ike Gauntlet, world's toughest towing test, with a 6.7L Power Stroke V8, a 6-speed automatic transmission, and 12,500 lbs in tow? You are about to find out!
2017 Ford F-1250 Crew 6.7L Power Stroke V8 4x4 King Ranch
Engine: 6.7L V8
Power: 440 @ 2,800 rpm
Torque: 925 @