The Ford F-150 was named the best truck for towing due to its major capacities, teamed up with being one of the most fuel efficient of any full-size truck in its class.
The 2018 Ford F-150 includes the option to utilize a 3.5L EcoBoost twin-turbo V6 engine. It generates 375 horsepower and 470 lb-ft of torque that will tow an impressive 13,200 pounds. The truck comes standard with a Roll Stability Control system and a smart trailer tow connector. It also has extended options including the Pro Trailer Backup Assist, Trailer Brake Controller, Dynamic Hitch Assist, and deployable box side steps.
Even with this inspiring list of features, it’s still important to take proper precautions when towing near Asbury Park, NJ. Make sure anything you’re towing is strongly secured to not only keep it protected, but to avoid causing an accident.
It’s important that your truck is properly prepared for hauling as well. You’ll want to make sure your hitch is in good shape. Plus, always be sure to have a full-size spare, in case of an emergency. You never want to pull a trailer on a smaller spare. Needing to replace something on your truck to get ready for your trip? Visit our geniune Ford parts center at Lester Glenn Ford and we’ll get you squared away. You can fill out a request online or give us a call at (877) 831-3769 to place an order.
Stop by and visit our Ford dealership at 900 Highway Drive in Ocean, NJ or give us a call at (877) 836-4289 if you have any questions. After all, what’s the fun in having a truck if you don’t get it dirty once in a while? And, what better way to do that than to load it up.