How Much Can the 2023 Ford F-150 Tow?

June 12th, 2023 by

2023 Ford F-150 Towing a Trailer

The Ford F-150 is an incredibly popular pickup truck that’s been around since 1975, going through major changes and iterations throughout that time. How much can the 2023 Ford F-150 tow though? The 2023 Ford F-150 towing capacity is a whopping 14,000 pounds, making it a powerful vehicle that offers more than enough towing power for Conway drivers’ needs. There are plenty of engine options to go over, and we have each laid out below.

What Can the 2023 Ford F-150 Tow?

What can the 2023 Ford F-150 really tow? When properly equipped, the 2023 F-150 can tow small boats, jet skis, motorcycle trailers, pop-up campers, and plenty more with its 14,000-pound capacity. Drivers can learn more about how much an F-150 can tow with our friendly staff!

2023 Ford F-150 Towing Capacity: Maximum Payload by Engine

Murrells Inlet and Florence drivers have plenty of engine options to choose from, and we have each engine’s 2023 Ford F-150 towing capacity listed below:

3.3L Ti-VCT V6

  • 290 hp & 265 lb-ft of torque
  • 8,200-pound maximum towing capacity
  • 1,955-pound maximum payload capacity

2.7L EcoBoost® V6

  • 325 hp & 400 lb-ft of torque
  • 10,000-pound maximum towing capacity
  • 2,465-pound maximum payload capacity

5.0L Ti-VCT V8

  • 400 hp & 410 lb-ft of torque
  • 13,000-pound maximum towing capacity
  • 3,315-pound maximum payload capacity

3.5L EcoBoost® V6

  • 400 hp & 500 lb-ft of torque
  • 14,000-pound maximum towing capacity
  • 3,235-pound maximum payload capacity

3.5L PowerBoost™ Full Hybrid V6

  • 430 hp & 570 lb-ft of torque
  • 12,700-pound maximum towing capacity
  • 2,120-pound maximum payload capacity

High-Output 3.5L EcoBoost®

  • 450 hp & 510 lb-ft of torque
  • 8,200-pound maximum towing capacity
  • 1,385-pound maximum payload capacity

High-Output Supercharged 5.2L V8

  • 700 hp & 640 lb-ft of torque
  • 8,200-pound maximum towing capacity
  • 1,440-pound maximum payload capacity

2023 Ford F-150 Trailer Tow Package & Heavy-Duty Payload Package

Drivers will need the Max Trailer Tow Package to reach that 14,000-pound maximum towing capacity for the 2023 F-150. It comes with some really fun features:

  • Smart Trailer Tow Connector (includes BLIS® with Trailer Tow Coverage where BLIS® is available)
  • 3.55 electronic-locking rear axle (axle is changed to 3.73 electronic-locking differential if paired with the Heavy-Duty Payload Package)
  • 36-gallon fuel tank (N/A with 3.5L PowerBoost or 3.0L diesel engine)
  • Class IV trailer hitch receiver
  • Pro Trailer Backup Assist™
  • 4-pin/7-pin wiring harness
  • Upgraded rear bumper

The Heavy-Duty Payload Package is needed for the maximum F-150 payload capacity of 3,315 pounds. This includes:

  • LT265/70R18C OWL all-terrain tires (A/T)
  • 18-inch silver aluminum Heavy-Duty Payload Package wheels
  • 3.73 electronic-locking rear axle
  • 9.75-inch gearset
  • 36-gallon fuel tank
  • Upgraded springs

Learn More About 2023 Ford F-150 Towing Capacity with Us

Explore the 2023 Ford F-150 today at our Myrtle Beach dealership, and contact us online or give us a call at 854-600-1693 to schedule your next test drive. Curious about EV pickup truck options? Take a look at our Ford F-150 Lightning inventory today!


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