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

May 24th, 2022 by
2022 Ford F-150 Lightning towing a trailer

Scottsbluff, NE drivers know that theFord F-150 is built for handling the big jobs. But, did you know that the 2022 F-150 towing capacity is a massive 14,000 pounds, when the truck is equipped with the 3.5L EcoBoost® V6 engine? What is the towing capacity of a Ford F-150 equipped with a V8? Let’s take a closer look at how this truck’s trailering capabilities break out by engine.

What is the Towing Capacity of a Ford F-150 with a V8 Engine?

There are six powerful engine options to choose from for this truck, and they can each handle some serious towing along our Guernsey roads. However, the F-150 towing capacity does vary be engine. So, what is the towing capacity of a Ford F-150 equipped with the diesel engine, and how does it compare to the V8? You might be surprised by which engine can deliver the highest towing capacity. Here are the towing capacity and other specs of each option:

2022 Ford F-150 Towing Capacity by Engine

  • 3.3L Ti-VCT V6 – 8,200-pound maximum towing capacity
  • 2.7L EcoBoost® V6 – 10,000-pound maximum towing capacity
  • 5.0L Ti-VCT V8 – 13,000-pound maximum towing capacity
  • 3.0L Power Stroke® V6 Diesel Engine – 12,100-pound maximum towing capacity
  • 3.5L EcoBoost® V6 – 14,000-pound maximum towing capacity
  • 3.5L PowerBoost™ Full Hybrid V6 – 12,700-pound maximum towing capacity

What Can the Ford F-150 Tow?

It turns out there isn’t much you can’t tow with the 14,000-pound F-150 towing capacity, from large trailers to campers to boats. Here’s a partial list of the things this beast of a truck can handle towing:

  • Large travel trailer
  • Dump trailer
  • Large flatbed trailer
  • Small horse trailer
  • Small travel trailer
  • Large enclosed utility trailer
  • Pop up camper
  • Large boat trailer
  • Car trailer
  • A-frame camper
  • Teardrop trailer
  • Small enclosed utility trailer
  • Small open utility trailer
  • Tow dolly
  • Fishing boat trailer
  • Jet skis
  • Motorcycles
  • ATVs

Check Out the 2022 Ford F-150 at Transwest Ford of Scottsbluff

You should get behind the wheel of this truck so you can see for yourself how powerful it is. You can do that today at our dealership. And if you need more convincing, read our comparison of theFord F-150 with the Toyota Tundra. Or you can check out the capabilities of another Ford model by reading aboutthe towing capacity of the new Explorer. We’d love to help you drive home in the vehicle of your choice. We’re just a stone’s throw away from Fort Laramie. So, give us a call or swing by today!


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