The Weight of a Ford F550 Flatbed Truck

by Manny Jeter

The Ford F-550 flatbed truck is the largest truck in the Ford Chassis Cab line. The Ford F-550 is a commercial truck often used by landscaping businesses. The weight specifications that follow are for the 2011 Ford F-550 flatbed truck.

Regular Cab

The 4x2 Ford F-550 with a wheelbase of 141 inches has a curb weight of 6,564 lbs.; 165-inch wheelbase version, 6,699 lbs.; 189-inch wheelbase, 6,949 lbs.; and 201-inch wheelbase, 6,999 lbs. The 4x4 Ford F-550 with a wheelbase of 141 inches has a curb weight of 6,944 lbs.; 165-inch wheelbase version, 7,079 lbs.; 189-inch wheelbase, 7,339 lbs.; and 201-inch wheelbase, 7,389 lbs.

Super Cab

The 4x2 Ford F-550 Lariat trim with a 162-inch wheelbase has a curb weight of 7,780 lbs. The XL and XLT trims have a curb weight of 6,989 lbs. The Lariat trim with a 186-inch wheelbase has a curb weight of 8,165 lbs. The XL and XLT trims have a curb weight of 7,379 lbs. The 4x4 Super Cab Lariat trim with a 162-inch wheelbase has a curb weight of 8,179 lbs. The XL and XLT trims have a curb weight of 7,379 lbs. The 186-inch wheelbase version has a curb weight of 8,559 lbs. The XL and XLT trims have a curb weight of 7,739 lbs.

Crew Cab

The 4x2 Ford F-550 Lariat trim with a 176-inch wheelbase has a curb weight of 7,995 lbs. The XL and XLT trims have a curb weight of 7,174 lbs. The 200-inch wheelbase version has a curb weight of 7,329 lbs. The 4x4 Crew Cab Lariat trim with a wheelbase of 176 inches has a curb weight of 8,523 lbs. The XL and XLT trims have a curb weight of 7,577 lbs. The 200-inch wheelbase version has a curb weight of 8,524 lbs. The XL and XLT trims have a curb weight of 7,689 lbs.

About the Author

Manny Jeter began writing in 2005. He has written for the newspaper "Daily Collegian" and the website CampusLive. Jeter completed the entrepreneurial initiative workshop and earned a Bachelor of Arts in journalism at the University of Massachusetts.

Photo Credits

  • photo_camera Golden Gate viewed from the truck image by Alex