The large-displacement Ford V-10 engines are best known for powering commercial trucks, including the Super Duty based motor homes, shuttles and panel vans. During the 2011 model year, the V-10 engine is available in the Class IV and V truck segment. Although Ford’s V-10 engine has only been available in production trucks, it has also been concealed inside high-performance prototypes and concepts as well.
Horsepower of Ford V-10 Truck Engine
For the 2011 model year, the Ford V-10 engine features three valves per cylinder, a single overhead camshaft (SOHC) and has a displacement of 6.8 liters. Available in the Super Duty F-450 and F-550 chassis cabs, the gasoline V-10 engine will also find its way into medium-duty chassis cabs during the 2012 model year. Ford’s 2011 6.8-liter V-10 engine is rated at 362 horsepower at 4,750 rpm and 457 foot-pounds of torque at 3,250 rpm.