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

December 27th, 2019 by

A 2020 Ford F-150 towing a horse trailer

What is the towing capacity of a Ford F-150 compared to competitors like the RAM truck lineup? The F-150 leads the pack with a best-in-class towing capacity of up to 13,200 lbs. and a maximum payload capacity of 3,270 lbs. Advanced safety technology features provide balance, stability, and visibility when it comes to staying safe on your job sites. Take a look at the F-150 towing capacity details in this overview from Cornerstone Auto, and contact us if you’d like to learn more about what the F-150 can do!



2020 Ford F-150 Towing Capacity

Choose the Ford F-150 configuration that best fits your needs, whether that means weekend ski trips or tough Elk River job sites. Equipped to maximize performance capability, the 2020 F-150 can tow up to 13,200 lbs and carry a payload of 3,270 lbs. Explore the 2020 F-150 towing capacity and max payload for each configuration:

  • 3.3L Ti-VCT V6 Engine
    • 290 hp
    • 265 lb-ft of torque
    • Max towing capacity of 7,700 pounds
  • 2.7L EcoBoost® V6 Engine
    • 325 hp
    • 400 lb-ft of torque
    • Max towing capacity of 8,500 pounds
  • 5.0L Ti-VCT V8 Engine
    • 395 hp
    • 400 lb-ft of torque
    • Max towing capacity of 11,600 pounds
  • 3.0L Power Stroke® Diesel Engine
    • 250 hp
    • 440 lb-ft of torque
    • Max towing capacity of 11,500 pounds
  • High-Output 3.5L EcoBoost® V6 Engine
    • 450 hp
    • 510 lb-ft of torque
    • Max towing capacity of 11,100 pounds
  • 3.5L EcoBoost® V6 Engine
    • 375 hp
    • 470 lb-ft of torque
    • Max towing capacity of 13,200 pounds

2020 Ford F-150 Towing Features

You know it’s impressive, but what is the towing capacity of a Ford F-150 worth without safety tech to match? The 2020 F-150 comes standard with a variety of smart technology features to make sure your hauling and towing tasks around Elk River go smoothly. You can take advantage of advanced stability features like:

  • AdvanceTrac® with RSC® (Roll Stability Control™) — control trailer sway
  • Pro Trailer Backup Assist™ — synchronize truck and trailer while backing up
  • Dynamic Hitch Assist with line-of-sight guide — direct the hitch to the trailer receiver
  • 8″ productivity screen — trailer information
  • Factory-installed trailer brake controller — synchronize truck and trailer brakes
  • BLIS® (Blind Spot Information System) with trailer coverage — alerts you when a vehicle is in your blind spot or alongside the trailer

Explore Best-in-Class Ford Performance with Cornerstone Auto!

Cornerstone Auto is family of dealerships proudly serving the Twin Cities area. If you’d like to get behind the wheel of a Ford F-150, stop by our Ford dealership to see our new F-150 inventory, and check out other Ford models popular with local drivers. Reach out and schedule a test drive today! If you need more towing power, check out the Ford F-250.