The Ford F-250 is one of the models in Ford’s lineup of Super Duty pickup trucks that includes the F-250, the F-350, and the F-450. These Super Duty trucks are ultra-powerful and capable, high-performing full-size pickup trucks. The main differences between the F-250, F-350, and F-450 pickup trucks are in their towing capacity.
The Ford F-250 is the least capable of the Super Duty trucks, but it is more affordable than the F-350 and F-450 models and is still very powerful and capable. The 2022 Ford F-250 is a rugged, high-tech full-size pickup truck that is ultra-versatile and can appeal to a wide range of drivers with different driving needs and preferences.
If you’re in the market for an all-new full-size heavy-duty pickup truck, consider the Ford F-250. Keep reading to learn more about the 2022 Ford F-250 and everything it has to offer—including a host of updates, upgrades, and new features.
Power and Capability
The F-250 offers multiple engine options for the 2022 model year. It comes standard with a 6.2-L V8 engine that delivers 385 horsepower and 430 lb.ft. of torque on the road. However, it is also available with a more powerful 7.3-L V8 engine that generates 430 horsepower and 475 lb.-ft. of torque and a diesel 6.7-L V8 engine that delivers 475 horsepower and an extremely impressive 1050 lb.-ft. of torque.
All 2022 F-250 models feature either a six-speed automatic transmission or a ten-speed automatic transmission. These Super Duty models are also all available with either rear-wheel drive or all-wheel drive.
In terms of capability, the 2022 Ford F-250 can tow up to 15,000 pounds at one time. In addition to its extremely high towing capacity, the 2022 F-250 has a maximum payload capacity of more than 4,300 pounds.
The interior of the 2022 Ford F-250 has an attractive and upscale look and feel. The layout of the F-250’s cabin is simple, practical, and intuitive. The F-250’s interior is also comfortable and offers plenty of room for passengers and cargo and even includes a variety of storage solutions—including cubbies, trays, a center-console bin, etc.—to allow for a well-organized cabin.
Available interior amenities for the 2022 Ford F-250 that can contribute to this heavy-duty pickup truck’s upscale look and feel include leather-trimmed upholstery, dual-zone climate control, bucket seats, ambient lighting, climate-controlled front seats, massaging seats, and more.
Advanced Safety and Driver Assistance
The 2022 Ford F-250 is available with a host of advanced safety and driver-assistance features that help make this Super Duty pickup truck safer for both drivers and passengers on the road.
These safety and driver-assistance features include automatic high-beams, automatic emergency braking, a blind-spot monitoring system, lane-keeping assist, and more. Adaptive cruise control and a high-tech multi-view camera system are also available for the Ford F-250 for the 2022 model year.
New Appearance Package
An appearance package is new for the Ford F-250 for the 2022 model year. This package is called the Lariat Sport appearance package and it adds a color-matched grille, bumpers, and exterior mirrors to the F-250. It also adds black and chrome accents to the 2022 F-250, including black running boards and chrome exhaust tips. This appearance package gives the F-250 a bolder, more rugged appearance on the road for the 2022 model year.
New interior and exterior colors are also available for select Ford F-250 models for the 2022 model year. These new color options include Atlas Blue as an exterior paint option and Baja, Navy Pier, and Light Slate as interior color options for the 2022 F-250.
New Infotainment Features
All 2022 Ford F-250 models aside from the base XL model come equipped with a touchscreen infotainment display. The mid-tier XLT trim comes standard with an 8.0-inch touchscreen display with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto connectivity as well as a built-in WiFi hotspot.
All other trim levels of the Ford F-250 are available with a larger, upgraded 12.0-inch touchscreen infotainment display and Ford’s high-tech Sync 4 infotainment software that features wireless Apple CarPlay and Android Auto connectivity—among other things.