2024 Ford F-150 Towing Capacity

January 4th, 2024 by

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If you’re looking to upgrade your Altoona commute with a powerful new pickup, Stuckey Ford is here to help! We offer new and pre-owned Ford vehicles in all shapes and sizes in our inventory, designed to cater to a broad range of budgets and lifestyles. When it comes to pickup trucks, there’s only one model we recommend: the iconic Ford F-150. The F-150 was introduced in 1975 and has been dominating American roads ever since, boasting top-notch performance specs, tough capabilities, and a formidable array of features inside and out. 

One of the many highlights of the F-150 is its Best-In-Class towing capacity, reaching 13,500 pounds when properly equipped! If you’d prefer to carry your cargo inside your truck rather than behind it, the 2024 Ford F-150 max payload is an impressive 2,455 pounds. The team at Stuckey Ford has more details on the 2024 Ford F-150 towing capacity, performance specs, and more in the guide below – check it out!

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2024 Ford F-150 Towing Capacity by Engine

The 2024 Ford F-150 comes with four available engines, and the towing and payload numbers vary based on which engine you choose. There are trade-offs to each engine: the 3.5L EcoBoost V6 offers the most tow power, while the Full Hybrid V6 offers the most horsepower and torque. No matter what, you’ll be getting powerful specs and a smooth ride around State College and beyond! Check out the full list of engines and their specs below:

2.7L EcoBoost® V6

  • 325 hp
  • 400 lb-ft of torque
  • 10,000-pound maximum towing capacity

5.0L Ti-VCT V8

  • 400 hp
  • 410 lb-ft of torque
  • 13,000-pound maximum towing capacity

3.5L EcoBoost® Twin-Turbo V6

  • 400 hp
  • 500 lb-ft of torque
  • 13,500-pound maximum towing capacity

3.5L PowerBoost™ Full Hybrid V6

  • 430 hp
  • 570 lb-ft of torque
  • 12,700-pound maximum towing capacity

2024 Ford F-150 Tow Hitch & Packages

In addition to the 2024 Ford F-150 tow hitch, you’ll need two optional packages if you want to reach maximum towing and payload numbers. The maximum towing capacity is achieved with the Max Trailer Tow Package while the maximum payload capacity is achieved with the Heavy-Duty Payload Package. Here are the features you can expect from each package:

Max Trailer Tow Package:

  • 3.55 electronic-locking rear axle (axle is changed to 3.73 electronic-locking differentials if paired with the Heavy-Duty Payload Package)
  • 4-pin/7-pin wiring harness
  • Upgraded rear bumper
  • 36-gallon fuel tank (N/A with 3.5L PowerBoost or 3.0L diesel engine)
  • Class IV trailer hitch receiver
  • Pro Trailer Backup Assist™ 
  • Smart Trailer Tow Connector (includes BLIS® with Trailer Tow Coverage where BLIS® is available)

Heavy-Duty Payload Package:

  • 3.73 electronic-locking rear axle
  • 9.75-inch gearset
  • 36-gallon fuel tank
  • Upgraded springs
  • LT265/70R18C OWL all-terrain tires (A/T)
  • 18-inch silver aluminum Heavy-Duty Payload Package wheels

Find Your Next Pickup Truck at Stuckey Ford

It’s one thing to read about the Ford F-150 towing capacity and performance specs on paper, and another to experience them in person! To set up a test drive of an available F-150 around Pittsburgh, just contact our office and we’ll take care of everything. You can also head to our blog for more information about the vehicles in our lineup, as well as the latest industry news and service tips.

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