In need of a new heavy-duty pickup? You've got two great options in the Ford F-250 and Nissan Titan XD. Both pickups perform powerfully and provide great interior comfort, allowing you to complete your next big job with ease.

Might one of these pickups suit you better on the roads of Missoula, Kalispell, Coeur d'Alene, and Helena, MT? Our team at Lithia Ford of Missoula will look to get to the bottom of that query in this Ford F-250 vs. Nissan Titan XD comparison.

Powerful Performance

The first area you'll want to direct your attention to on these two pickups is the engines they pack under the hood. The Nissan Titan XD features a 5.6L V8 engine, while the Ford F-250 comes with a 6.2L SOHC 2-valve Flex Fuel V8 engine. The Ford engine is larger, featuring more displacement. Similarly, it can produce more torque at 430 lb-ft when compared to the 413 lb-ft of torque generated by the Nissan pickup.

Since the Ford pickup features a larger engine, it is also able to boast a superior towing capacity. The Ford F-250 can tow up to 15,000 pounds when properly equipped. This will arm you with plenty of power for towing your equipment to the worksite during the week-or your 4-wheeler to the mountains on the weekend. The Nissan Titan XD will arm you with 10,880 pounds of towing capacity when properly equipped.

Cargo Capacity & Payload: Ford F-250 vs Nissan Titan XD

You will also want to check out the abilities of these two pickups to haul cargo via their bed space. The F-250 features an 8-foot cargo bed that sports a volume of 65.4 cubic feet. The Nissan Titan XD comes with a 6.5-foot bed with a smaller cargo capacity.

Similarly, the Ford pickup features a payload that just about doubles that of the Titan XD. The Titan XD's maximum payload weighs in at 2,390 pounds when properly equipped, while the Ford F-250's maximum payload measures in at 4,160 pounds when properly equipped. So, the Ford comes with superior cargo-carrying abilities across the board.

Interior Comfort

While these two heavy-duty pickups work hard on the outside, they'll also keep you comfortable on the inside. Both pickups feature a manual air conditioning system that allows you to adjust the interior temperature to find your ideal, keeping you comfortable and away from the harsh weather conditions of the exterior.

You will find a difference in seating appointments, though. You will find normal cloth seats in the Nissan Titan XD. The Ford F-250 includes vinyl seats to provide you with a more comfortable seating experience, while also proving more resistant to water and other debris that can get loose in the cabin of a heavy-duty pickup.

The Choice Is Yours: Ford F-250 vs Nissan Titan XD

Ready to make your decision after reading this 2021 Ford F-250 vs. Nissan Titan XD comparison? If you'd like to learn more about the Ford pickup, give us a call at Lithia Ford of Missoula to schedule a test drive. We'll get you out on the roads near Missoula, Kalispell, Coeur d'Alene, and Helena, Montana, in no time!

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