The 2021 Ford F-150 is finally here and there’s a lot to talk about! The 2021 F-150 offers unyielding performance, ultimate towing capacity, and advanced technology. Want to know more? Check out our review of the 2021 Ford F-150 and discover what all it has to offer you.
The 2021 F-150 is nothing if not impressive. The base model features a 3.3L V6 engine and pairs it with an electronic 10-speed automatic transmission. This coupling allows the F-150 to produce 290 horsepower and 265 torque. If you’re wanting more than the average engine, upgrade to the 3.5L EcoBoost V6 engine. This powertrain offers 375 horsepower, 470 lb-ft of torque, and 13,200 lbs. of towing capacity. In terms of handling, the F-150 offers selectable drive modes, including normal 4×2, ECO, Sport, Tow/Haul, Slippery, and Trail, so you’ll be prepared for it all.
The F-150 received a luxurious and modern update for 2021. The interior is upholstered with premium materials, such as faux leather. On top of that, the front of the cabin will have heated and ventilated seats, ambient lighting, and a heated steering wheel for those cold mornings. At the center of the dashboard, you’ll find an 8-inch infotainment system with an updated version of Ford’s Sync 4. This software features voice recognition, cloud-based connectivity, FordPass™ Connect with 4G LTE Wi-Fi Hotspot, and built-in navigation. Plus, you’ll receive SiriusXM® with 360L and a B&O sound system with an HD radio.
The F-150 is known for its tough and boxy appearance, the 2021 model stays true to that image but adds on modern touches like LED headlights, chrome accents, and six silver minor bars. The body of the 2021 F-150 is built with military-grade, aluminum alloy and completed with a steel frame, making it perfect for any job site or adventure. The truck also has available off-roading features and a generator that is capable of 7.2-kW of power for mobile worksites or a family camping trip.
In terms of safety, the Ford F-150 offers a number of driver assistant technologies, like automated emergency braking with pedestrian detection BLIS® with cross-traffic alert and trailer tow coverage, intersection assist, and more. On top of these modern advancements, the F-150 comes with a full-coverage airbag system, intuitive safety belts, and premium security features.
The 2021 F-150 now offers a PowerBoost V6 hybrid powertrain. This powertrain comes with an optional turbocharged 3.5L V6 engine, a lithium-ion battery pack, a 47 horsepower electric motor, and a 10-speed automatic transmission.
The 3.5L EcoBoost V6 engine. It’s a twin-turbo engine that is capable of 375 horsepower and 470 lb-ft of torque. In terms of hauling and towing capacity, the 3.5L EcoBoost can handle up to 13,200 lbs. and has a payload limit of 3,230 lbs.
The F-series Ford trucks have been the top-selling vehicles for the past 38 years in the USA, and for good reason! As the years go on, Ford introduces cutting-edge qualities that keep people satisfied. For 2021, the F-150 will bring top-of-the-line performance, technology, exterior design, reliability, towing capacity, and more to the table.
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