2024 Ford F-150 Towing Capacity

November 30th, 2023 by
2024 Ford F-150 towing a trailer in the woods

If you’re looking for a powerful new pickup truck in the Bardstown area, you can’t go wrong with the iconic Ford F-150! This flagship of the Ford lineup was introduced in 1975 and has been a mainstay on American roads ever since, featuring powerhouse performance specs and formidable capabilities over all terrain. The F-150 was recently refreshed for the 2024 model year, and offers Best-in-Class towing of up to 13,500 pounds when properly equipped! The 2024 Ford F-150 max payload is equally impressive, topping out at 2,455 pounds. Check out the guide below for more details on the 2024 Ford F-150 towing capacity, and feel free to contact our office with any questions.

2024 Ford F-150 Towing Capacity & Maximum Payload by Engine

While the 2024 Ford F-150 towing capacity maxes out at 13,500 pounds, its tow numbers depend on your engine of choice. The F-150 engine lineup has been slimmed down for 2024 and features four exceptional powertrains that range from the standard 2.7L V6 to an efficient full hybrid PowerBoost™ engine. Here are all the relevant specs for each machine, as well as each engine’s individual towing capacity:

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

There are two additional packages that you’ll need if you want to achieve the maximum Ford F-150 towing and payload numbers on the Shepherdsville roads. 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 is an overview of 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 Bob Swope Ford

Now that we’ve gone over the details of the 2024 Ford F-150 tow hitch and engine specs on paper, you might be interested in getting behind the wheel of this iconic pickup truck for yourself! To set up a test drive around the Fort Knox area, just contact our office and we’ll take it from there. You can also check out our blog if you want to learn more about the F-150 and the other Ford vehicles in our current lineup, as well as the latest industry news and service tips.

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