2018 Ford F-150 Diesel Atlanta GA

white 2018 Ford F-150 Diesel towing a camper

The 2018 model year is a big one for America’s Favorite Truck. That’s because the 2018 Ford F-150 lineup has been fully enhanced, improved, updated and upgraded to be more powerful, more capable, more efficient, more versatile, and more dependable than any previous new F-150 lineup. But that’s not all! The 2018 Ford F-150 lineup also welcomes a diesel engine option for the first time ever – making the 2018 Ford F-150 Diesel a reality, and we’ve got it right here at Akins Ford near Atlanta, GA.

Before we get into the specifications and capabilities of this all-new Ford F-150 diesel engine, let’s get some other things out of the way first. More specifically, let’s go over some of the other impressive new features included with the all-new Ford F-150 Diesel. This list includes auto start-stop engine technology, four optimized cargo box tie-downs, fully configurable daytime running lamps, electronic shift-on-the-fly capabilities, power sideview mirrors, a new locking tailgate with quick-release capabilities, the choice between two SYNC infotainment systems, trailer sway control technology and an all-new AdvanceTrac safety system that itself features roll stability control and curve control capabilities.



What are the Power and Capability Ratings for the All-New Diesel Engine Powering the All-New 2018 Ford F-150 Diesel at Akins Ford near Atlanta GA?

Now that we got that out of the way, let’s get to the real reason everyone is here reading this – the power and capability ratings of the all-new diesel engine under the hood of the all-new Ford F-150 Diesel. The 2018 Ford F-150 Diesel is powered by a 3.0-liter Power Stroke V6 diesel engine offering 250 horsepower and 440 pound-feet of torque. As you would expect from a new Ford truck, those power ratings are best-in-class for diesel engines in the segment.

All the power in the world doesn’t mean a thing if it doesn’t translate to impressive capability ratings, though. But, again, this is a new Ford truck we’re talking about, so of course it’s going to be incredibly capable in terms of towing and hauling. In fact, they’re best-in-class for diesel engines in the segment. Specifically, the 2018 Ford F-150 Diesel has a max towing rating of 11,400 pounds and a max payload rating of 2,020 pounds.

If you’d like to learn more about the 2018 Ford F-150 Diesel, please don’t hesitate to get in touch with our friendly and knowledgeable Akins Ford staff near Atlanta, GA.