Wednesday, December 12, 2018
AutosMotoring

The Ford F150: A Modern Classic

This classic, all-time favorite car is best loved for making tasks easy, even those that appear tough. Its rugged as well as tough design, advanced safety features, towing power, advanced multimedia features, as well as its performance excellence ensure it is the best pickup truck in the country.  It faces no competition in its class with its various trim levels; Limited, King Ranch, XL, XLT, Raptor, Platinum and Lariat designed to perform for luxury or hauling cargo. For 2019, this vehicle truly delivers on its promise with prices starting at $28155 depending on the model.

A really powerful machine, the F150 features a lineup of six engine options with two transmission options and also  featuring Ford’s PFDI system with two injectors per cylinder; 2.7L turbocharged EcoBoost( 325 horsepower plus 400 lb.-ft. torque and 10-speed transmission), 3.5L EcoBoost(375 horsepower, 470 lb.-ft. of torque and 10-speed transmission), 3.5L twin-turbo HO EcoBoost (450 horsepower, 510 lb.-ft. of torque and 10-speed AT), 3.3L Ti-VCT V6 as the standard engine for F150 (290 horsepower, 265 lb.-ft. of torque and 6-speed AT), 5.0L TI-VCT V8 (395 horsepower,  400 lb.-ft. of torque and 10-speed AT) and 3.0L POWER STROKE TURBO DIESEL (250 horsepower, 440 lb-ft of torque and 10-speed AT).

A truck capable of almost all activities, the F150, depending on trim level, can handle a maximum towing capacity of 13,200 pounds as well as a maximum payload capacity of 3,270 pounds. Inside the cab, you will also have 51.9 cu-ft of storage space with the SuperCrew configuration.

The following are expected prices for all 2019 models:

  • F 150 XL( 6-seater, 3.3L Ti-VCT V6 engine) – $28,155
  • F150 XLT(6-seater, 3.3L Ti-VCT V6 engine) – $34,160
  • F150 LARIAT(6-seater, 2.7L turbocharged EcoBoost V6 engine)- $41700
  • F150 KING RANCH(5-seater, 5.0L TI-VCT V8 engine)- $52,390
  • F150 RAPTOR( 6-seater, High-Output 3.5L V6 EcoBoost Engine) – 52,855
  • F150 PLATINUM(5-seater, 5.0L TI-VCT V8 engine) – $ 54,920
  • F150 LIMITED5-seater, High-Output 3.5 V6 EcoBoost engine)- $67,135