Ford F-150 Towing Guide

If you're looking for a new pickup truck to help take care of the toughest tasks on your to-do list, you'll want to know exactly what each available model is capable of. To help you discover which 2018 F-150 offers the capability you need, the experts at Imlay City Ford have taken a look at each model, and highlighted their specifications below.

If you have any questions for our team, don't hesitate to give us a call at (888) 577-0437 or contact us online. We'll work with you closely to help you select the new Ford F-150 that's right for you!



2018 Ford F-150 towing a boat

2018 Ford F-150: Horsepower & Torque

How much power you need depends on what kind of work you planning on doing with your new F-150. If you only plan on using your truck for the occasional haul from the hardware store, then the 3.3L Ti-VCT V6 provides plenty of power. If you plan on taking your boat to Lake Huron every weekend, you will want to choose a more powerful option like the legendary 5.0 V8.

Engine

Horsepower

Torque

3.3L Ti-VCT V6

290 HP

265 lb.-ft.

2.7L EcoBoost® Twin-Turbocharged V6

325 HP

400 lb.-ft.

3.0L Power Stroke® Turbo Diesel V6

250 HP

440 lb.-ft.

5.0L Ti-VCT V8

395 HP

400 lb.-ft.

3.5L EcoBoost® Twin-Turbocharged V6

375 HP

470 lb.-ft.

H.O. EcoBoost® Twin-Turbocharged V6

450 HP

510 lb.-ft.


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What Is the Towing & Payload Capacity of the 2018 Ford F-150?

A great truck is truly defined by its capability, and there's a good reason the Ford F-150 is the benchmark by which all other trucks are compared. Take a look at the table below to get a better idea of which Ford F-150 engine option offers the performance you're looking for.

Engine

Max. Towing Capacity*

Max. Payload Capacity*

3.3L Ti-VCT V6

7,700 lbs.

1,990 lbs.

2.7L EcoBoost® Twin-Turbocharged V6

9,000 lbs.

2,470 lbs.

3.0L Power Stroke® Turbo Diesel V6

11,400 lbs.

2,020 lbs.

5.0L Ti-VCT V8

11,600 lbs.

3,270 lbs.

3.5L EcoBoost® Twin-Turbocharged V6

13,200 lbs.

3,230 lbs.

H.O. EcoBoost® Twin-Turbocharged V6

8,000 lbs.

1,200 lbs.

*When properly equipped


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Fuel Efficiency of the 2018 Ford F-150

The 2018 Ford F-150 has been engineered to optimize efficiency and performance simultaneously. Ford EcoBoost® technology utilizes direct fuel injection, variable valve timing, turbocharging, and advanced engineering solutions to ensure the F-150 is just as efficient as it is capable.

Engine

City MPG*

Highway MPG*

3.3L Ti-VCT V6

19 MPG

25 MPG

2.7L EcoBoost® Twin-Turbocharged V6

20 MPG

26 MPG

3.0L Power Stroke® Turbo Diesel V6

23 MPG

30 MPG

5.0L Ti-VCT V8

17 MPG

23 MPG

3.5L EcoBoost® Twin-Turbocharged V6

18 MPG

25 MPG

H.O. EcoBoost® Twin-Turbocharged V6

15 MPG

18 MPG

*When properly equipped


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2018 Ford F-150 Trim Availability

Now that you know what each engine is capable of, it's time to learn more about which Ford F-150 is available with the engine that meets your needs. To learn more about the features that come on each trim package, head to our F-150 Trim Level comparison.

Engine

Trim Availability

3.3L Ti-VCT

XL, XLT

2.7L EcoBoost® Twin-Turbocharged V6

XL, XLT, Lariat

3.0L Power Stroke® Turbo Diesel V6

Lariat, King Ranch®, Platinum

5.0L Ti-VCT V8

XL, XLT, Lariat, King Ranch®, Platinum, Limited

3.5L EcoBoost® Twin-Turbocharged V6

XL, XLT, Lariat, King Ranch®, Platinum, Limited

H.O. EcoBoost® Twin-Turbocharged V6

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Finance or Lease a New Ford F-150 in Imlay City, MI Today!

Are you ready to take home the power and capability of a 2018 Ford F-150? Whether you're looking to stay up-to-date on the new diesel-powered F-150 or want to take one home from our new model inventory, Imlay City Ford has the wide selection and personal service required to make your purchase an enjoyable one. Take a look at our finance and lease specials, and then get in touch by calling our team at (888) 577-0437 or using our online inquiry form.

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