The F-450 is available in a 4x4 Crew Cab configuration only and comes in three distinct trims; the rugged and reliable XL, the well-equipped XLT, and the luxurious Lariat. The standard engine is the innovative 6.7-liter turbo 400-hp V8 Powerstroke diesel with 800 lb.-ft. of torque and it is mated to a new TorqShift six-speed automatic transmission with SelectShift and a Tow/Haul mode. The F-450 offers standard amenities such as traction control, a hill launch assist feature, side curtain airbags, a tilt and telescoping steering wheel and trailer sway control. Available features include a supplemental cab heater, a reverse camera system, upfitter switches, a navigation system, a remote start system, satellite radio, SYNC, and a rear folding tailgate step. Also, the unique Ford Work Solution options provide innovative solutions for trucks used in the work place.
For 2016, the Ford F-450 is carried over with some exterior paint changes and enhancements to the SYNC infotainment system.