Wondering what the best truck engine for towing might be? Well, the Ford truck lineup provides drivers around Mount Pocono, Scranton, Tobyhanna, Pocono Pines, and Blakeslee with a range of potent engines. With several choices to consider, you can pinpoint the engine with the power and efficiency you need.

The Ford F-150 and Ford Ranger are two durable trucks equipped with a robust engine lineup. Want to learn which truck is the right choice for you? Read on! Then, contact our team at Ray Price Ford to get behind the wheel of your favorite Ford today.

Ford F-150: Engine Power

The customizable Ford F-150 comes with six available engines. To help you determine which of these motors is the proper fit for your lifestyle, we'll be going over the payload and towing capabilities of each one.

2.7L V6

First up is the 2.7L V6. With 400 lb-ft of torque, this V6 engine reaches a maximum conventional towing capacity of 8,500 pounds when properly configured. As for the maximum payload, you'll be able to haul as much as 2,470 pounds!

3.3L V6

Next up, we have another V6: a 3.3L V6. The 265 lb-ft of torque generated by this engine results in a 7,700-pound maximum conventional towing capacity and 1,990-pound maximum payload capacity when properly equipped.

5.0L V8

The 5.0L V8 delivers 400 lb-ft of torque-just like the 2.7L V6. However, the output is different than the 2.7L V6. The maximum conventional towing capacity reaches 11,600 pounds and the maximum payload peaks at 3,270 pounds when properly configured.

3.5L V6

The 3.5L EcoBoost® V6 is an impressive engine, generating up to 470 lb-ft of torque. When properly configured, it has a 13,200-pound maximum conventional towing capacity with a 3,230-pound maximum payload capacity-a powerful option!

3.0L V6

Another V6 engine, the 3.0L Power Stroke® V6 churns out 440 lb-ft of torque. With it, you can tow up to 11,500 pounds and toss up to 1,940 pounds of payload in the bed with the right configuration and equipment.

H.O. 3.5L EcoBoost® V6

Last but not least, we come to the strongest F-150 engine: a H.O. 3.5L EcoBoost® V6 with 510 lb-ft of torque. With this engine, you'll have a 11,100-pound maximum conventional towing capacity and 1,520-pound maximum payload capacity when properly equipped.

Ford Ranger: Engine Power

Perhaps the Ford F-150 isn't for you. Instead, you may want to consider the Ford Ranger. While it only comes with one engine, the Ranger is regularly acclaimed for its ability to tow and haul tremendously heavy loads.

The 2.3L EcoBoost® engine generates 310 lb-ft of torque. With all that power, the Ranger achieves a 1,860-pound maximum payload capacity and 7,500-pound maximum towing capacity with the proper equipment.  

Choose Your Favorite Ford Truck Today!

If there's a large job to be done around Pocono Pines, Scranton, Blakeslee, Mount Pocono, or Tobyhanna, the Ford truck lineup will the power to get it done.  

With many stellar engine choices, it's important to narrow down your list by taking a test drive of your favorite Ford truck. Contact us at Ray Price Ford and we'll get you behind the wheel to rev up your favorite Ford engine! 

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