What is the Towing Capacity of a 2021 Ford F-150?

November 5th, 2020 by

2021 Ford F-150 driving down country road


When engineers fully redesigned the 2021 Ford F-150, one thing they didn’t change was the truck’s formidable towing power. When properly equipped the new Ford F-150 towing capacity reaches a whopping 14,000 pounds. That’s 800 pounds more than the last model year. More towing power means more work accomplished and more fun to be had. Take a closer look at the engines that make the Ford F-150 such a towing beast on the streets of Peoria with Mike Murphy Ford.

2021 F-150 Towing Capacity by Engine

While the Ford F-150 towing capacity is just right for job sites in East Peoria, it might be more than you need. No problem! The Ford F-150 towing capacity is based on the power of six engine options. No matter what your driving and hauling needs, there’s an F-150 just right for you. Compare your engine options:

  • 3.3L Ti-VCT V6
    • 290 hp / 265 lb-ft of torque
    • 8,200-pound maximum towing capacity
  • 2.7L EcoBoost® V6
    • 325 hp / 400 lb-ft of torque
    • 10,000-pound maximum towing capacity
  • 5.0L Ti-VCT V8
    • 300 hp / 410 lb-ft of torque
    • 13,000-pound maximum towing capacity
  • 3.0L Power Stroke®
    • 250 hp / 440 lb-ft of torque
    • 21,100-pound maximum towing capacity
  • 3.5L EcoBoost® V6
    • 400 hp / 500 lb-ft of torque
    • 14,000-pound maximum towing capacity
  • 3.5L PowerBoost Full Hybrid V6
    • 430 hp / 570 lb-ft of torque
    • 12,700-pound maximum towing capacity

Enhance the Ford F-150 Towing Capacity

Along with this lineup of strong and tough engines, the 2021 Ford F-150 is loaded with features that make towing safer and easier through Pekin. You’ll tow with even more confidence when you know you have these features supporting you:

  • FordPass Connect featuring Trailer Theft Alert and Trailer Light Check: This state-of-the-art information system lets you keep track of your trailer and lights through your truck’s display screen or your smartphone.
  • Selectable Drive Modes: Get the power you need, where you need it, on demand.
  • Rearview Camera with Dynamic Hitch Support: Take the guesswork out of the hitching process.
  • Available BLIS® (Blind Spot Information System) With Trailer Coverage: When you’re merging or changing lanes while towing, BLIS® provides extra assurance that your blind spots are all clear.
  • Available Pro Trailer Backup Assist™: Synchronizes your truck and trailer when you’re reversing.
  • Available Dynamic Hitch Assist With Line-of-Sight Guidance: Get the hitch to the trailer receiver on the first try, every time!
  • Factory-Installed Trailer Brake Controller: Rest assured you’ll always be in control when you hit the brakes with a trailer in tow, making stop-and-go traffic easier to navigate.

Get Your 2021 Ford F-150 at Mike Murphy Ford!

No matter what you’re towing, the all-new 2021 Ford F-150 will get you there! Find it at Mike Murphy Ford. Take a look at our extensive Ford F-150 inventory, then contact us to let us know which one will be yours!

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