Ford F-150 Towing Capacities

July 19th, 2019 by

2018 Ford F-150 Towing a Camper

The Ford F-150 is one of the most powerful and strongest trucks on the market thanks to its incredible towing capacity. Let the experts at Cornerstone Plymouth walk you through the towing capabilities of each of these newer Ford F-150 models, and find the one that’s right for your budget as well as your needs.



2018 F-150 Towing Capabilities

The 2018 F-150 towing capacity tops out at 13,200 pounds across five different engine variations. Let’s take a look at the 2018 F-150 towing capacity by engine below:

  • 3.3L Ti-VCT V6: 7,700-pound max towing capacity
  • High-Performance Turbocharged 3.5L EcoBoost® V6: 8,000-pound max towing capacity
  • Turbocharged 2.7L EcoBoost® V6: 9,000-pound max towing capacity
  • 5.0L TI-VCT V8: 11,600-pound max towing capacity
  • Turbocharged 3.5L EcoBoost® V6: 13,200-pound max towing capacity

The 2018 Ford F-150 can also haul a maximum payload capacity of up to 3,230 pounds, and delivers an EPA-estimated fuel-economy up to 22/30 MPG (city/highway).

2017 F-150 Towing Capabilities

The 2017 F-150 towing capacity reaches up to a formidable 12,200 pounds, again with five different engine options. Get a closer look at the 2017 F-150 towing capacities by engine:

  • 3.5L Ti-VCT V6: 7,600-pound max towing capacity
  • 3.5L EcoBoost® H.O. V6: 8,000-pound max towing capacity
  • 2.7L EcoBoost® V6: 8,500-pound max towing capacity
  • 5.0L Ti-VCT V8: 11,000-pound max towing capacity
  • 3.5L EcoBoost® V6: 12,200-pound max towing capacity

The 2017 Ford F-150 also has a maximum hauling capacity of up to 3,220 pounds when equipped with the 3.5L EcoBoost® V6 engine, and can deliver up to 19/26 MPG (city/highway).

2016 F-150 Towing Capabilities

For the 2016 F-150, towing capabilities deliver up to 12,200 pounds across four strong engine choices. Here are the 2016 F-150 towing capacities by engine:

  • 3.5L Ti-VCT V6:7,600-pound max towing capacity
  • 2.7L EcoBoost® V6: 8,500-pound max towing capacity
  • 5.0L Ti-VCT V8: 11,100-pound max towing capacity
  • 3.5L EcoBoost® V6:12,200-pound max towing capacity

As for the 2016 Ford F-150, drivers from Minneapolis to Maple Grove can expect to be able to haul a maximum payload of 3,270 pounds! Minnetonka drivers will also be happy to know that the 2016 Ford F-150 has an EPA-estimated fuel economy up to 19/26 MPG (city/highway).

Find a Used Ford F-150 for Sale Near Brooklyn Park at Cornerstone Plymouth

Impressed by the towing capabilities of the Ford F-150? Find your favorite model in our lineup of used Ford F-150 models for sale in our pre-owned inventory, then contact us to not only receive more information but to schedule your own test drive with us. While you’re here, you can also take advantage of our helpful online tools, which include a payment calculator and trade-in valuer. We cannot wait to see you at our Plymouth dealership!