Search Cars for Sale

Autotrader Find: Massive 2008 Ford F-650 for $74,000

Here’s something huge: It’s a 2008 Ford F-650, currently listed for sale on Autotrader by a private seller in Draper, Utah, not far from Salt Lake City, with around 25,000 miles on the odometer. The asking price is $74,000. This will make your neighbor’s heavy-duty Silverado look like a Micro Machine.

If you’ve never heard of the F-650, then it’s time for a little teaching. As you probably know, Ford makes the F-150, and a lot of people buy it, and they also make the F-250 and the F-350, and a lot of people buy those, too, primarily to haul horse trailers or at least laugh at their friends in F-150s. But the Ford F-Series extends above that — there are also F-450, F-550, F-650 and even F-750 models for specific commercial uses like box trucks and ambulances.

But you don’t have to be a commercial user to own such a massive truck — and, indeed, Ford once sold the F-650 to regular people, using the chassis, powertrain and front end from commercial trucks, married with the cab and bed from a regular F-350 Super Duty. And that’s what we have here: a 2008 F-650, painted in red, with the “Additional Entertainment package.” Yes, this truck has a rear-seat entertainment system. It also requires not one but two steps to climb inside.

So what’s the story with this one? The Carfax report appears to show it was sold new to the current owner back in January 2008, and it’s been driven sparingly since, racking up just 25,000 miles. The asking price of $74,000 is not out of line with these, as they’re revered for their amazing capability — and, among truck lovers, for their hugeness. And now’s your chance to own one. Find a Ford truck for sale

Doug DeMuro is an automotive journalist who has written for many online and magazine publications. He once owned a Nissan Cube and a Ferrari 360 Modena. At the same time.

Video | Here’s Why the Kia Stinger GT Is Worth $50,000
Daytime Running Lights Are a Good Thing. Or Are They?
Mazda Has Used Four Different Logos Since the 1980s


Doug Demuro
Doug Demuro
Doug DeMuro writes articles and makes videos, mainly about cars. Doug was born in Denver, Colorado, and received an economics degree from Emory University in Atlanta. After graduation, Doug spent three years working for Porsche Cars North America. Eventually, he quit his job to become a writer, largely because it meant that he no longer had to wear pants. Doug’s work has been featured in a... Read More about Doug Demuro

Sign up for Autotrader newsletters

The best cars and best deals delivered to your inbox

Email Address 

By subscribing, you agree to our privacy policy

Where You Can Buy

Loading dealers...


Leave a Comment

Most Popular Articles

2020 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid: First Look

The 2020 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid jumps to the head of the hybrid class.

Best New Cars for 2022

Here is our list of the best new cars for 2022 (presented in alphabetical order by manufacturer).

Best New Car Deals: September 2022

This month's best new car deals include several attractive offers for qualified shoppers.

Search By Style

More Articles Like This