Which Ford Truck Engine Is The Best?

March 18th, 2021 by

Engine, engine oh what a Ford truck engine! With so many to choose from, which one is right for you? The top 4 best Ford truck engines include the 5.0L TI-VCT V8, the 3.5-Liter EcoBoost V6, the 3.3-Liter TI-VCT V6, and the 3.0-Liter Power Stroke Turbo Diesel. Read on to find out which engine is best for you and your Ford truck!

5.0L TI-VCT V8

This engine provides the most bang for your buck with vigorous horsepower that is sure to meet all of your towing needs. Turning corners, hitting sharp turns, going up or down a hill, this Ford engine can handle it all with 400lb.-ft of torque. It doesn’t stop there, a propane gaseous engine prep package is also included for those nights at the campground. You may be wondering, what about winter flurries or hard freeze temperatures? With a snow plow prep package, you are ready for even the harshest winter events. The 5.0L TI-VCT V8 engine is impressive, to say the least.

3.5-Liter EcoBoost V6

Next in line with a best-in-class tow rating is this 3.5-Liter EcoBoost V6. Though second to its competitors, it has a towing capability of 14,000lbs. This Ford truck engine has a 10-speed transmission and strong ratings of 400 horsepower and 500 lb-ft of torque. Features include the Ford port-fuel and direct-injection (PFDI) system with two injectors per cylinder-one in the air intake port and two intercooler turbos for on-demand power without lag. If you need some extra strength, the 3.5-Liter EcoBoost V6 is the engine for you.

3.3-Liter TI-VCT V6

If you are an eco-friendly person then the standard 3.3L V-6 engine will be your first pick. It is equipped with a fuel system that takes in direct fuel injection and has an engine oil capacity of 6 quarts with a filter. This standard model is packed with 290 horsepower and a speed of 6,500 rpm. Hit the gravel hard while traveling with this 19 city /25 highway fuel economy. Need a little extra towing capacity for your fishing boat? With a towing efficiency of 265lb at 4,000rpm, this Ford truck engine was made for you!

3.0-Liter Power Stroke Turbo Diesel

Third in line to the engine throne is this turbo diesel machine with a towing capacity of 12,000 lbs. Diesel engines are long-lasting with built-in durability. Plus, it has a maximum payload capacity of 1,840 lbs and 250 horsepower at 3,250 rpm. This engine also leads the class in fuel efficiency providing 30 MPG on the highway.

2.7L Ecoboost V6

This light-duty truck is the perfect vehicle for commuters who need to tow something light every once in a while. This Ford truck engine is equipped with non-air assist gasoline also known as a direct injection system. This F-150 is best for those who want just enough muscle for the road and their towing needs. This truck is small, mighty, and provides the best fuel economy!

Take a test drive at our Mckinney Ford Location Today

Come take a test drive in a new F-150 to experience these powerful engines for yourself! You can give us a call or stop by our Plano dealership to get one step closer to purchasing the truck of your dreams.

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