What engines are available for the Ford F-150?
The big news for the 2021 Ford F-150 is that it now has an available hybrid powertrain. It combines a turbocharged 3.5-liter V6 with a lithium battery pack and a 47-horsepower motor to create 430 horsepower and an astounding 570 lb-ft of torque. The engine also combines nicely with a ten-speed automatic transmission. Other engines for the F-150 include the base 3.3-liter V6 and optional engines such as a turbocharged 2.7-liter V6, a 5.0-liter V8, a 3.0-liter turbodiesel V6, and a non-hybrid version of the turbocharged 3.5-liter V6. All of which pair can pair with the ten-speed automatic transmission.
What can you tell me about the F-150’s tech?
Ford has upgraded the F-150’s 4.2-inch central display and in its place is an 8-inch touchscreen that comes with the Sync 4 system even on the base level. Higher trims get a 12-inch touchscreen with split-screen functionality, which allows you to display two systems at once. The Sync 4 system also provides you with wireless connectivity for Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. Ford has also integrated several over-the-air updates, such as predictive maintenance alerts. New this year is a Pro Power Onboard system, which acts as an electric generator that allows you to power tools and appliances whether you are idle or driving.
What are the safety features of the 2021 F-150?
Ford has now included several advanced driver’s safety aids to the F-150’s lineup, including adaptive cruise control and blind-spot monitoring with trailer coverage. There is also an Active Drive Assist, which promises hands-free driving on several decided highways throughout the United States and Canada. Additional safety features are provided via the Ford Co-Pilot 360 system and include a lane-keeping system. pre-collision assist with automatic emergency braking, automatic high beam headlamps. pro trailer backup assist, and a rearview dynamic camera with a dynamic assist.
Get the Ford F-150 at Lynch Mukwonago
With exceptional power, several advanced technological features, and a ton of advanced safety systems, nothing is quite like a Ford F-150. We highly recommend taking a test drive of this amazing pickup, so head down to Lynch Mukwonago and schedule one with our amazing sales team. We can even accompany you on the test drive if you like. Can’t make it down to the dealership? Check out our full F-150 inventory here on our website.