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2020 Ford F-600 Super Duty Production Officially Begins

As we reported in early July, the 2020 Ford F-600 Super Duty officially entered production on August 17th, 2020 at the Ford Ohio Assembly Plant in Avon Lake, Ohio after order banks for the F-600 opened back on March 2nd, 2020.

However, as we previously reported, only models powered by Ford’s 7.3L Godzilla V8 will be available at first. The F-600 will be available with Ford’s 6.7L Power Stroke as well, but not until the 2021 model year goes into production in early 2021.

The Godzilla V8 used in the F-600 will be the “Premium tune” version, which means that it makes 350 horsepower at 3,900 rpm and 468 pound-feet of torque at 3,900 rpm. When it arrives, the Ford 6.7L PowerStroke V8 diesel F-600 will be rated at 330 horsepower and 825 pound-feet of torque.

The F-600 is also equipped with Ford’s 10-speed TorqShift automatic transmission, which sends power to either the rear wheels in two-wheel-drive guise, or all four wheels in four-wheel-drive configuration.

The 2020 Ford F-600 Super Duty is geared towards fleet buyers who need a GVWR capacity of the larger and heavier F-650 Medium Duty, but desire the size and maneuverability advantages of the F-550 Super Duty. In other words, the F-600 is a Class-6 truck in a Class-5 package.

As Ford Authority recently learned, the F-600 features upgraded driveline and chassis parts compared to the F-550, on which the F-600 is based, which help increase its GVWR to an impressive 22,000 pounds.

Those upgrades include the F-650’s heavy duty wheels and tires, enhanced brakes, larger and heavier U joints / drive shaft joints, a beefier front axle, and frame reinforcements behind the cab. The new commercial chassis cab model is offered in a single cab option – the Regular Cab.

Originally set to go on sale in the middle of 2020, the 2020 Ford F-600 is launching now with a starting price of $44,695.

We’ll have more on the F-600 soon, so be sure and subscribe to Ford Authority for the latest Ford F-Series news, Ford Super Duty news, F-600 news, and continuous Ford news coverage.

Brett's lost track of all the Fords he's owned over the years and how much he's spent modifying them, but his current money pits include an S550 Mustang and 13th gen F-150.

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  1. Donald Lankster

    would like to see all info and specs on the new F53 motor home chassis with the 7.3 L V8.

  2. Crabbymilton

    They have the specs on the 2020 stripped chassis on the fleet site.
    I don’t know why they can’t offer the 6.7L
    diesel as an option on those.


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