The Ford F-150 and its Remarkable Capability

If you're looking for a capable truck, our team at La Porte Ford Lincoln recommends the Ford F-150. The F-150 stands among the best full-size pickup trucks on the market with an abundance of features. La Porte drivers can choose between the following F-150 trims:

  • XL
  • XLT
  • Lariat
  • King Ranch
  • Platinum
  • Limited
  • Raptor

The F-150 has an impressive six-engine lineup. The 2.7L turbocharged EcoBoost engine delivers 325 horsepower, and the 3.5L EcoBoost engine offers 375 horsepower and best-in-class 470 pound-feet of torque. The 3.5L EcoBoost engine gives the F-150 a best-in-class tow rating as well. The 3.5L twin-turbo High-Output EcoBoost engine powers the Raptor and Limited. When the Raptor is equipped with this engine and the 10-speed automatic transmission, it delivers best-in-class 450 horsepower and 510 pound-feet of torque.

The 3.3L Ti-VCT V6 engine is paired with a six-speed automatic transmission with three drive modes for enhanced performance. The 5.0L Ti-VCT V8 engine offers best-in-class payload with an available Snow Plow Prep Package and Gaseous Engine Prep Package. The 3.0L Power Stroke Turbo Diesel engine gives the truck a towing capacity of 11,500 pounds, and it offers an EPA-estimated 30 highway MPG for class-leading fuel economy.

The F-150 has an Electronic Shift-on-the-Fly System (ESOF) that offers two-wheel drive and two 4x4 drive modes. Automatic 4WD mode is also offered with the Lariat, Limited, King Ranch, Platinum, and Raptor. With the FX4 Off-Road Package, you get an electronic-locking rear differential, off-road tuned shock absorbers, Hill Descent Control, and skid plates. The F-150 Raptor is equipped with class-exclusive FOX live valve monotube shocks that offer continuously variable compression damping. The Raptor also has BFGoodrich All Terrain KO2 tires for even more capability on tough terrain.

The F-150 has a number of features that help you tow with confidence. AdvanceTrac with RSC (Roll Stability Control) helps you maintain control of your trailer. There's also a smart trailer tow connector that sends you alerts for lighting, battery, and connectivity issues. Other smart towing features that come with this truck include:

  • Dynamic Hitch Assist
  • Pro Trailer Backup Assist
  • A factory-installed trailer brake controller
  • An eight-inch productivity screen with trailer information
  • A Blind Spot Information System

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