Ford F-150 Towing Capacity

Whether you're looking for a pickup that can seamlessly go from the worksite to the weekend or you need a pickup that can tow your boat or trailer with ease, you're in the right place. The 2018 Ford F-150 goes above and beyond to give drivers in Newtown, Southampton, and Langhorne the towing capability they need and more.

We at Fred Beans Ford of Newtown have put together this guide to the F-150's towing capacity to give you a taste of what this vehicle can do. Read ahead to learn more!

How Much the F-150 Can Tow & Haul

 Depending on the equipment you choose1, the 2018 Ford F-150 can tow anywhere between a standard 5,000 pounds to an incredible 13,200 pounds. When properly equipped, this pickup truck is capable of towing more than any other pickup truck in the Full-Size Pickups under 8,500 pounds class.

On top of being able to tow 8,500 pounds behind the vehicle, it can also haul an incredible best-in-class payload of 3,270 pounds2 with the appropriate equipment. If you combine these two impressive capabilities, the F-150 is able to more an incredible 11,770 pounds in tota

The Equipment That Makes This Possible

The towing capabilities of the 2018 Ford F-150 are possible thanks to this vehicle's available 3.5L EcoBoost® twin-turbo V6 engine. This second-generation ecoboosted engine manufactures 375 horsepower and 470 lb-ft of torque.

The F-150's haul-ability is made possible by another available engine in its powertrain lineup. The available 5.0L V8 engine puts out an unbelievable 395 horsepower and 400 lb-ft of torque making it possible to carry so much weight in the pickup bed.

To keep you steady and confident even when you're towing and hauling the F-150's maximum amount of weight, this vehicle is standardly equipped with trailer sway control with AdvanceTrac® with Roll Stability Control™ (RSC®). This system monitors the motion of your vehicle and the trailer and automatically counteracts the swaying with precise braking and torque adjustment

The F-150's Smart Towing Features

 The 2018 Ford F-150 also offers a variety of optional smart towing features. These features go above and beyond the call of duty to help you get where you need to go with confidence no matter how much you're towing. Some features you can opt for are…

  • Class-Exclusive Pro Trailer Backup Assist™
  • Dynamic Hitch Assist with Line-of-Sight Guide
  • Smart Trailer Tow Connected
  • 8-inch Productivity Screen
  • Factory-Installed Trailer Brake Controller
  • BLIS® (Blind Spot Information System) with Trailer Coverage

These features help you monitor every aspect of your trailer and your vehicle while it's towing.

Experience the 2018 Ford F-150 Today!

As you can see, there isn't a whole lot that the 2018 Ford F-150 can't do with its impressive towing and hauling capabilities. Now, it's time for pickup shoppers in Newtown, Langhorne, and Southampton to get behind the wheel and experience these capabilities first hand.

Contact us online at Fred Beans Ford of Newtown today to schedule your test drive!

1 Ford truck towing capacity maximums are calculated using the base model, the F-150 XL.

2 When properly configured. Class is Full-Size Pickups under 8,500 lbs. GVWR based on Ford segmentation.

 

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