Archive for the ‘Towing/Hauling’ Category

RV Owners Rejoice Over Flat Towing Capabilities in the All-New Bronco

Monday, April 5th, 2021
2021 Ford Bronco on desert terrain

Can the 2021 Ford Bronco Be Flat Towed?

A match made in automotive heaven, RVs and off-road vehicles offer the ultimate blend of adventure-driven versatility and map-conquering capabilities. That’s why it comes as no surprise that many of our Atlanta-area customers have been asking if they will be able to flat tow the new 2021 Ford Bronco when it arrives at the Akins Ford lot later this year. We have the answer here.


How Much Can the 2021 Ford Escape Tow?

Friday, February 12th, 2021
2021 Ford Escape parked on roadside

2021 Ford Escape Trailer Weight Capacities & Towing Equipment 

Looking for a small crossover that’s certified for trailering? When equipped to handle towing, the 2021 Ford Escape offers a maximum towing capacity of 1,500 to 3,500 lbs. Here we dive deeper into the weight capacities of the Ford Escape’s various models and powertrains.


2021 Ford F-150 Retains a Tight Hold on Best-Selling Status

Wednesday, January 6th, 2021
2021 Ford F-150 towing a camper on forest-lined road

What’s the Most Popular Truck in the United States? 

Winning isn’t everything, but boy is it nice to be the best. The Ford F-150 holds a tight grip on its best-selling status with 589,034 models sold in 2020 alone, putting it well over 150,000 units above the next best-selling model. But this isn’t anything new. The Ford F-150 is the most popular pickup truck in the United States and has been for quite some time now. How long? The answer will most likely shock you. 


How Much Can the 2021 Ford Bronco Sport Tow?

Friday, December 11th, 2020
2021 Ford Bronco Sport towing a pair of dirt bikes

2021 Ford Bronco Sport Towing Capacities & Equipment 

The 2021 Ford Bronco Sport has arrived at Akins Ford, and the highly anticipated adventure ute has certainly proven itself worth the hype. If you happen to be cross-shopping between the Bronco Sport and the original Bronco, you may want to consider the towing capacities each provides. In this guide we dive into maximum towing capacities offered by the 2021 Ford Bronco Sport lineup and what trailering technology owners can look forward to. 


2021 Ford Super Duty Towing & Payload Capacities

Thursday, December 3rd, 2020
2021 Ford Super Duty towing a boat

How Much Weight Can the 2021 Ford Super Duty Tow?

Whether you’re looking for a rugged work truck or just something that can haul the boat out to water, the 2021 Ford Super Duty is more than qualified for the job. In fact, it just might be the best applicant. Join us as we review the class-leading towing and payload capacities that make the 2021 Ford Super Duty a champion among heavy-duty pickups.


How Much Can the 2020 Ford Ranger Tow?

Monday, June 15th, 2020
2020 Ford Ranger with recreational water gear in cargo area

2020 Ford Ranger Towing & Payload Ratings

With new options available and its best-in-class accolades, the Ford Ranger continues further into its fourth generation primed and ready adventure. Keep reading to learn more about the 2020 Ford Ranger truck and its maximum towing and payload capacities, or stop in and test drive the Ranger for yourself right here at Akins Ford! 

Read More: What’s New in the 2020 Ford Ranger?


How Much Weight Can the 2020 Ford Ranger Tow and Haul?

Sunday, May 17th, 2020
2020 Ford Ranger on desert terrain

2020 Ford Ranger Towing and Payload Capacities 

When news of the returning Ranger lineup broke, Ford assured that the reborn truck would be tough enough to send you confidently on your next adventure. This year the 2020 Ford Ranger proves once again that Ford makes good on its promises with towing and payload capacities that excel among the class of midsize trucks. 


2020 Ford Expedition Max Towing and GCWR Ratings

Monday, October 28th, 2019
2020 Ford Expedition towing a small trailer

How Much Weight Can the 2020 Ford Expedition Tow?

For active drivers that demand hefty hauling capabilities, the 2020 Ford Expedition full-size SUV offers pickup-like towing abilities not found on many passenger vehicles. Learn just how much weight the 2020 Ford Expedition can tow when we crack into the remarkable hauling capabilities of the Expedition and Expedition MAX. (more…)

Towing and Payload Capacities of the 2020 Ford F-150 Lineup

Thursday, October 24th, 2019
2020 Ford F-150 towing a boat at sunset

How Much Can the 2020 Ford F-150 Lineup Tow and Haul?

Churning out best-in-class max towing and payload ratings, the 2020 Ford F-150 doesn’t shy away from a challenge. See how this lineup breaks the benchmark when we dive into the capability ratings of this full-size Ford pickup to see just how much the 2020 Ford F-150 lineup can tow and haul! (more…)

Enhanced Tow Ratings of the 2020 Ford Explorer Lineup

Tuesday, October 15th, 2019
2020 Ford Explorer towing a boat

How Much Weight Can the 2020 Ford Explorer Tow?

Reigning as America’s best-selling three-row SUV for over 25 years, the Ford Explorer lineup promises unparalleled performance on the grounds of power and capability – and boy does this lineup deliver! So, how much weight can the 2020 Ford Explorer tow? The answer depends largely on which engine you opt for. Join us as we examine the maximum towing potential of each of the trim levels of the 2020 Explorer lineup. (more…)