Originally Posted by nwminnesota
Some food for thought. I believe you can get a 3/4 ton gasser for the same price as an ecoboost 1/2 ton or even cheaper by the time you add the max tow and max payload option. Granted your fuel economy probably won't be as good. Also you'd be surprised on if you look at a used diesel wouldn't be much more then the ecoboost. Trucks are very expensive these days. My personal preference is to have more truck then needed a lot less stress when towing.
True, but I live in VA, and there is a HUGE tax break if I buy a half ton vs any 3/4 and above...