The standard features of a Ford F-350 XL include a 6.2-liter SOHC 2-valve Flex Fuel V8 engine, air conditioning, front vinyl seats and a front manual lumber support. It also comes standard with a black bar-style grille, dual beam halogen headlamps and tie-down hooks.
The Ford F-350 XL's engine is rated best-in-class and pushes 385 horsepower. The V8's single-overhead-cam design and dual-equal variable cam timing are advanced features that help optimize power through the entire power range. The F-350 XL's transmission is an automatic Ford 6-speed TorqShift SelectShift, engineered for high torque performance and dependability.
The Safety Canopy System, which is standard in all F-350s, makes use of roll-fold side-curtain airbags. It also contains a Super Duty Chassis Cab that has roll-fold technology. Six standard airbags are included in every F-350 XL. To help maintain trailer control, there is also trailer sway control standard in every vehicle. Trailer sway control utilizes selective braking and adjusted engine power to provide noticeable stability and control.
A dash-top tray, dome lamp, black vinyl floor covering and an instrument cluster also come standard in the F-350. The instrument cluster contains a multifunction message center. Further, a black vinyl steering wheel, sun visors and windshield wipers also come standard with all Ford F-350s.