What is the Towing Capacity of the 2023 Ford F-150?

June 28th, 2023 by

2023 Ford F-150 Towing a Trailer

Whether you’re looking for a reliable daily driver for your Clarinda commute or a workhorse of a truck for your light-duty jobs, look no further than the new Ford F-150. This versatile midsize pickup boasts a wide range of impressive features, from a high-strength steel frame to state-of-the-art amenities to generous towing power. In fact, the 2023 Ford F-150 towing capacity can handle up to 14,000 pounds with the right equipment. Learn more about the 2023 F-150 towing capacity in this guide from Tri-State Ford, then stop into our Maryville showroom for a test drive!



2023 Ford F-150 Towing Capacity by Engine Type

There are seven different engines available in the 2023 Ford F-150 lineup. No matter which one you choose, you can be confident that it will deliver the premium power, performance, and strength you need on the roads of Bedford and Hopkins. So, what is the towing capacity of the 2023 Ford F-150? We answer this question below with a breakdown of each available engine’s specs.

3.3L Ti-VCT V6

  • 290 hp
  • 265 lb-ft of torque
  • Maximum towing capacity – 8,200 pounds
  • Maximum payload capacity – 1,955 pounds

2.7L EcoBoost® V6

  • 325 hp
  • 400 lb-ft of torque
  • Maximum towing capacity – 10,000 pounds
  • Maximum payload capacity – 2,465 pounds

5.0L Ti-VCT V8

  • 400 hp
  • 410 lb-ft of torque
  • Maximum towing capacity – 13,000 pounds
  • Maximum payload capacity – 3,315 pounds

3.5L EcoBoost® V6

  • 400 hp
  • 500 lb-ft of torque
  • Maximum towing capacity – 14,000 pounds
  • Maximum payload capacity – 3,235 pounds

3.5L PowerBoost™ Full Hybrid V6

  • 430 hp
  • 570 lb-ft of torque
  • Maximum towing capacity – 12,700 pounds
  • Maximum payload capacity – 2,120 pounds

High-Output 3.5L EcoBoost®

  • 450 hp
  • 510 lb-ft of torque
  • Maximum towing capacity – 8,200 pounds
  • Maximum payload capacity – 1,385 pounds

High-Output Supercharged 5.2L V8 

  • 700 hp
  • 640 lb-ft of torque
  • Maximum towing capacity – 8,200 pounds
  • Maximum payload capacity – 1,440 pounds

2023 Ford F-150 Towing Package

To take advantage of the 14,000-pound maximum 2023 F-150 towing capacity, your pickup must be equipped with the Max Trailer Tow Package. This package makes all your towing and hauling work easier, safer, and more secure. It includes:

  • 3.55 electronic-locking rear axle (axle is changed to 3.73 electronic-locking differential if paired with the Heavy-Duty Payload Package)
  • 4-pin/7-pin wiring harness
  • 36-gallon fuel tank (not available with 3.5L PowerBoost or 3.0L diesel engine)
  • Class IV trailer hitch receiver
  • Pro Trailer Backup Assist™ technology
  • Smart Trailer Tow Connector
  • Upgraded rear bumper

Need to utilize the maximum payload capacity of 3,315 pounds? Make sure you have the Heavy-Duty Payload Package, which comes with:

  • 3.73 electronic-locking rear axle
  • 9.75-inch gearset
  • 18-inch silver aluminum wheels
  • 36-gallon fuel tank
  • All-terrain tires
  • Upgraded springs

Try Out the 2023 Ford F-150 at Tri-State Ford

As you can see, the 2023 Ford F-150 towing capacity is substantial. Experience all the power and performance of this world-class pickup for yourself with a test drive around Maryville. Still undecided about the F-150? Contact us for more information or continue your research.


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