2014 FORD F-150
Very useful vehicle. May drive 6 adults in comfort plus equipment, tools, and gear. Eco Boost V-6 good balance of power when needed and better truck MPG than in the past.
by JUST JEFF
2014 Ford F-150 Description
The Ford F-150 is a full-size pickup truck sold in regular, SuperCab and SuperCrew body styles. It is available in short, standard and long bed layouts and in rear- and four-wheel drive configurations. The 2014 Ford F-150 is available in XL, STX, XLT, FX2, Lariat, FX4, King Ranch, SVT Raptor, Platinum and Limited editions.
The 2014 Ford F-150 offers four engine choices. A 3.7-liter, V6 engine is standard and generates 302 horsepower. A turbocharged 3.5-liter V6 is available and produces 365 horsepower. A 5.0-liter V8 engine makes 360 horsepower and a 6.2-liter V8 engine produces 411 horsepower. All four engines come paired with a six-speed automatic transmission.
Models equipped with the 3.7-liter V6 engine are rated as high as 17/23 mpg city/highway. The turbocharged 3.5-liter V6 is rated up to 16/22 mpg city/highway. The 5.0-liter V8 engine is rated as high as 15/21 mpg city/highway. Trucks equipped with the 6.2-liter V8 engine are rated up to 13/18 mpg city/highway. Towing capacity ranges from 5,500 to 11,300 pounds.
The 2014 Ford F-150 seats three with the regular cab and as many as six with the SuperCab and SuperCrew editions. A 6.5-foot bed is standard; an 8.0-foot bed is available. SVT Raptor models and the SuperCrew body style are outfitted with a 5.5-foot bed. The Ford F-150 comes with halogen headlamps, power side mirrors, a step bar, a removable tail gate with key lock, and four cargo box tie-down hooks. This truck also has power windows and door locks, cruise control, a tilt adjustable steering wheel, 12-volt outlets and an AM/FM stereo system.
Upgrades to the Ford F-150 are many and may include heated side mirrors, LED lights, alloy wheels, chrome trim and a cargo area light. Also available are a power driver's seat, heated seats, leather seats, front bucket seats, a rear view camera, Ford's voice-controlled Sync system, navigation, upgraded audio systems, and a USB connection.