The 2025 Ford F-150 is a Ford F-Series a series of light-duty trucks marketed and manufactured by Ford. The 2025 Ford F-150 is offered in six primary trim levels: XL, STX, XLT, Lariat, Platinum, and King Ranch. There are three cab styles regular, SuperCab, and SuperCrew, and three-bed lengths depending on cab style. The F-150 offers six available powertrains, all are paired with a 10-speed automatic transmission. F-150 roll off the line with a turbocharged EcoBoost V-6 powering their wheels.
Ford, America’s biggest-selling pickup truck boasts heroic towing capacity numbers and is offered in so many trim combinations there’s practically a version to fit every budget. The F-150’s competition does all of that too, though, so it’s down to nuances when choosing which brand of truck is right for buyers. Ford F-150’s bed offers an optional onboard generator that provides up to 7.2 kW of power to support electricity needs at the job site or tailgate parties. The Ram 1500 rides better on its air suspension and the Chevrolet Silverado offers more standard connectivity and driver assistance technologies.
2025 Ford F-150 : Interior
Inside, the F-150 interior is similar to RAM 1500’s deluxe cabin, particularly in the Ford’s higher-end King Ranch, Platinum, and Limited models. The cabin is filled with plenty of storage space and additional convenience features make things easier for those who use the F-150 as a portable workstation. The 10-speed automatic shift lever can be folded into the center console to create a large flat work area between the seats. Similarly, the F-150 can be ordered with fold-down front seats that can provide sleeping space. Passenger space is generous, and the four-door crew-cab body style is the most open and family-friendly in this collection.
The Ford F-Serites featured a 12.0-inch infotainment display as standard that runs an improved version of the brand’s Sync 4 software. This matches the Ram 1500’s optional 12.0-inch vertically oriented display, but both the Chevy Silverado and GMC Sierra are available with a larger 13.4-inch screen. Apple CarPlay and Android Auto are both standard, as are standard navigation, SiriusXM radio, Wi-Fi hotspot and a Bang & Olufsen stereo system are optional. Sync 4’s new software provides over-the-air updates for future software releases, traffic and weather updates via the optional navigation system, and onboard telematics for fleet customers to help track vehicle location and usage.
2025 Ford F-150 : Engine
The Ford F-150 offers a choice of several engines starting with a 325-hp twin-turbocharged 2.7-liter V-6 and stepping up to a 400-hp 5.0-liter V-8, a 400-hp twin-turbo 3.5-liter V-6, and a 400-hp hybrid powertrain that consists of a twin-turbo 3.5-liter V-6 and an electric motor. The hybrid model offers up to 700 miles of driving range per tank and can also power an onboard generator for keeping the power flowing at job sites or during power outages. Buyers can choose between rear- and four-wheel drive with any of the F-150’s available powertrains.
The Tremor model promises more off-road capability; it offers 33-inch tires, upgraded suspension, a locking rear, and a four-wheel transfer case borrowed from the mighty F-150 Raptor. On our test track, the Tremor sprinted to 60 mph in just 5.3 seconds, trailing the more powerful Raptor by 0.1 seconds. F-150 models equipped with a 400-hp twin-turbo 3.5-liter V-6 can tow up to 13,500 pounds. Going with the venerable 5.0-liter V-8 means the maximum towing capacity is 13,000 pounds, the hybrid model can tow up to 12,700. Payload capacity maxes out at 2455 pounds. These towing and payload capacities keep the new F-150 in the hunt with key rivals like the Chevrolet Silverado 1500, GMC Sierra 1500, and Ram 1500.
The EPA estimates the F-150 with the turbocharged 2.7-liter V-6 will earn up to 20 mpg city and 26 on highway. The twin-turbo 3.5-liter V-6 is rated at 18 mpg city and 24 highway. The hybrid version has estimates as high as 25 mpg city and 26 highways. On our 75-mph highway fuel-economy route, which is part of our extensive testing regimen, the Tremor model with the twin-turbo 3.5-liter returned 19 mpg.
2025 Ford F-150 : Safety
Ford offers several driver-assistance features as standard, for F-150, and more features will become available, including a rear-facing camera for monitoring a trailer while in motion. Ford’s Blue Voyage hands-free driving feature is also available but requires a monthly or annual subscription. Crash test results will be available on the websites of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) and the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS). 2025 Ford F-150 safety features include adaptive cruise control, automatic emergency braking, lane keep assist, pedestrian detection, lane departure warning, and hands-free driving mode.