You must sign in to add / modify vehicles in the EM garage
|Big Orange Work Truck:
||1983 Ford F-250
|Coefficient of drag:
||(Note, there are no EPA estimates for this model. The numbers here are based various self-reported mileages found online, with the gas version EPA estimates and my own experience taken into account)
Big ugly orange work truck.
Lots of dents, and primer grey on the rear sides.
Heavy, slow, loud.
Able to pull a 7500lb 32ft RV trailer at highway speed, haul 3 tons of concrete and dirt, or transport an entire 1 bedroom apartment worth of belongings- furniture and all- in a single bound.
Runs on 100% biodiesel.
-Windshield wiper deletion
-remote kill and starter on shifter
-warning stickers on the rear
-pressure gauge valve caps
-LED marker/brake/dash lights/DLRs
-headlights on an accessory (key off) circuit
-on-board 120v charger
-replaced stock hydraulic clutch fan with electric
-replaced belt driven mechanic vacuum pump with electric
-removed power steering, replaced with manual gear
||-replace transmission with ZF5 5 speed/overdrive.
-lower 6 inches, and install air suspension for extra clearance/weight capacity only when necessary
|Official Fuel Economy Ratings
|Actual Fuel Economy Performance
|Last 3 tanks
|View Fuel Log
Last updated: Feb 13, 2013
(Created: 2009-04-08 20:58:44 / Modified: 2013-03-14 09:51:27)