How Much Can the Ford F-150 Tow?

2021 Ford F-150 Towing a Trailer
 

The Ford F-150 is known for its herculean towing and hauling capabilities. It’s a full-size truck, after all — and one of the auto industry’s best-selling. The Ford F-150 makes up a large portion of our used truck inventory here in Madison. How much can the Ford F-150 tow? It depends on the model year. Below, we delve into the towing capacities of 2022, 2021, 2020, 2019, and 2018 Ford F-150 trucks. 

 

 

2022 Ford F-150 Towing Capacity & Engine Specs

The 2022 Ford F-150 has a maximum towing capacity of 14,000 pounds when properly equipped. There are six available engines for the Ford F-150, and each one brings a different towing capacity to the table. To achieve the maximum 14,000-pound towing capacity, you’ll want to go for the 3.5L EcoBoost® V6. The other five available engines include: 

  • 3.3L Ti-VCT V6
  • 2.7L EcoBoost® V6
  • 5.0L Ti-VCT V8
  • 3.0L Power Stroke® V6 Diesel Engine
  • 3.5L PowerBoost™ Full Hybrid V6

2021 Ford F-150 Towing Capacity & Engine Specs

The 2021 Ford F-150 pickup truck offers the same towing capabilities and engine options as the 2022 Ford F-150. Equipped with the 3.5L EcoBoost® V6 engine, the 2021 Ford F-150 can tow up to 14,000 pounds

2020 Ford F-150 Towing Capacity & Engine Specs

The maximum towing capacity for the 2020 Ford F-150 is 13,200 pounds. Here’s a quick overview of this model’s towing capabilities per engine: 

  • 3.3L Ti-VCT V6: 7,700-pound towing capacity
  • 2.7L EcoBoost® V6: 8,500-pound towing capacity
  • 5.0L Ti-VCT V8: 11,600-pound towing capacity
  • 3.0L Power Stroke® Diesel: 11,500-pound towing capacity
  • 3.5L EcoBoost® High-Output V6: 11,500-pound towing capacity
  • 3.5L EcoBoost® V6: 13,200-pound maximum towing capacity

2019 Ford F-150 Towing Capacity & Engine Specs

Like the 2020 model, the 2019 Ford F-150 has a maximum towing capacity of 13,200 pounds. However, the engine options are slightly different. Here’s a quick overview of the engines available for the 2019 model, as well as their respective towing capacities: 

  • 3.3L Ti-VCT V6: 7,700-pound towing capacity 
  • 3.5L EcoBoost H.O. Twin-Turbocharged V6 (Raptor): 8,000-pound towing capacity 
  • 2.7L EcoBoost Twin-Turbocharged V6: 9,000-pound towing capacity 
  • 3.0L Power Stroke Turbo Diesel V6: 11,400-pound towing capacity 
  • 5.0L Ti-VCT V8: 11,600-pound towing capacity 
  • 3.5L EcoBoost Twin-Turbocharged V6: 13,200-pound maximum towing capacity 

2018 Ford F-150 Towing Capacity & Engine Specs

The 2018 Ford F-150’s towing capacity ranges from 5,000 to 13,200 pounds, which is also true for the 2019 and 2020 models. There are five engine options available for the 2018 Ford F-150, which include: 

  • 3.3L Ti-VCT V6
  • 2.7L EcoBoost
  • 5.0L Ti-VCT V8
  • 3.5L EcoBoost
  • 3.0L Power Stroke Diesel

Test Drive a Used Ford F-150 at Music City Autoplex Today! 

To sum up, what can a Ford F-150 tow? The Ford F-150 towing capacity ranges from 13,200 to 14,000 pounds, depending on whether you choose a 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021, or 2022 model. If you’re searching for a pre-owned Ford F-150, Music City Autoplex is your premier used Ford dealer in Madison. Contact us online or call us at (888) 797-4947 to schedule a test drive with one of our used truck models today! 

 

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