Originally Posted by mredwine
We are looking at pairing our 1980 31ft Excella with a 1983 Ford F100 V8. Would mostly be short trips. Anyone have experience or advice on towing with the F100?
What engine/transmission/axle ratio does the F100 have? A minimum would be a 351 (5.8) engine, as the smaller V8 and 6 cylinder engines would tend to be the oversmogged/underpowered units of the time. I had a 1980 400 with 115hp, not so good for towing.