The biggest difference between the 2024 Ford F-150 and the 2024 Ford Super Duty is in their size and capability. Both models are at the top of their class and demonstrate the power of pickup trucks. However, the F-150 is a light-duty truck, and the Super Duty (F-250, F-350, and F-450) are all heavy-duty trucks. Each will suit a different purpose. Most people buy the 2024 F-150 because they want a family truck, a truck for off-roading, or a truck for personal use. The Super Duty is geared toward commercial-grade towing and payload jobs. ORO Ford will have both trucks available at our dealership. We hope customers will learn from this brief 2024 Ford F-150 vs 2024 Ford Super Duty comparison review.
Here's another area where the specs are very different for the 2024 Ford F-150 vs 2024 Ford Super Duty. An F-150 has a max towing capacity of 14,000 pounds. The strongest 2024 Ford Super Duty is going to tow 40,000 pounds and have a max 8,000 pounds payload. An F-150's payload is 2,455 pounds total. It's a huge difference. A Super Duty is made for work. Because of this, it will get more work-grade towing capability. It has best-in-class conventional and gooseneck towing that's connected to some of today's most advanced trailering technology. BLIS on the Super Duty includes trailer coverage, and you get onboard scales with a smart hitch on Ford's work hauler. New trailer navigation helps to plan work routes on the Ford Super Duty, and it takes a trailer in mind when planning your route.
Commercial pickups like the 2024 Super Duty are made with commercial-grade interior materials. That means they're crafted to stand up to more foot traffic and harsher treatment of seating. The F-150 begins with vinyl and cloth seating and elegant flooring. The cabin will have active noise cancellation, a new 12-inch touchscreen infotainment system, and basic air conditioning. If you opt for a Super Duty, you'll quickly see specialized leathers available, such as the Lariat's Black Onyx leather-trimmed seats. a Limited F-350 features Two-Tone Limited Admiral Blue/Light Slate leather seating. Both trucks are clearly going to quickly defeat competitors in terms of their quality and high-end style, but the Super Duty focuses on durability because of its work-oriented design. The 2024 Ford F-150 is designed for families and personal use, but it still comes with fine-quality leather seating and outstanding technology features. Which truck is better for you is based on what you plan to use your F-series truck for. ORO Ford has both personal sales team members and a commercial sales team, so we can help everyone distinguish between these two trucks and decide which one is going to work best for them.
The 2024 Ford F-150 comes with four standard powertrains, one of them a Ford PowerBoost hybrid. There are also more powerful engines for the Raptor and Raptor R variants. The lightest F-150 engine is a 2.7L turbocharged V6 rated at 325 horsepower and 400 lb-ft of torque. A second 5.0L V8 rates at 400 horsepower and 410 lb-ft of torque. The hybrid powertrain is 430 horsepower and 570 lb-ft of torque. And finally, a turbocharged V6 rates at 400 horsepower and 500 lb-ft of torque. A Super Duty is going to offer far more torque and horsepower. The model's 6.7L High Output Power Stroke V8 is the strongest in its heavy-duty class at 500 horsepower and 1,200 lb-ft of torque. Another variation on that engine is 475 horsepower and 1,050 lb-ft of torque. That far exceeds the upper limits of the F-150's torque. Only the Raptor R gets more horsepower than a Super Duty. Its 700 horsepower, 640 lb-ft of torque is tuned toward off-roading, though, so if you want towing and payload capacity, a Super Duty is tuned for those things.
The 2024 Ford F-150 and 2024 Ford Super Duty are both iconic and powerful trucks. Contact ORO Ford if you'd like to get more information about both models or schedule a test drive when they're finally here. The best way to compare and make a final decision is to see both trucks side by side and test drive.