2018 Ford F-150 Overview in Shelby, OH

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Do you need a new pickup truck to tackle your tough to-do list? The 2018 Ford F-150 is exactly what you need. Providing best-in-class capability, advanced driving aids, and unsurpassed durability, your workweek will run smoother than ever. Continue reading the following car review to learn why you'll love the 2018 Ford F-150.

Already sure about the 2018 Ford F-150? Contact the team at Donley Ford Shelby to get behind the wheel by calling (888) 323-6154.


2018 Ford F-150: Engine and Performance

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The improved engine lineup for the 2018 Ford F-150 continues to set the bar in its class, providing better torque ratings than last year's model. To increase driving power and terrain possibilities, the F-150 handles incredibly well thanks to the available 10-speed transmission with five drive modes. If the engine specs outlined in the following table don't meet your needs, ask a product specialist at our Ford dealership about the new Power Stroke® turbo-diesel engine coming Spring 2018.


3.3L Ti-VCT V6

2.7L EcoBoost® V6

5.0L Ti-VCT V8

3.5L EcoBoost® V6

H.O. 3.5L EcoBoost® V6


290 HP @ 6,500 RPM

325 HP @ 5,000 RPM

395 HP @ 5,750 RPM

375 HP @ 5,000 RPM

450 HP @ 5,000 RPM (93 octane)


265 lb.-ft. @ 4,000 RPM

400 lb.-ft. @ 2,750 RPM

400 lb.-ft. @ 4,500 RPM

470 lb.-ft. @ 3,500 RPM**

510 lb.-ft. @ 3,500 RPM (93 octane)

*When properly equipped



2018 Ford F-150: Towing and Hauling Capability

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There's no doubt the 2018 F-150 can handle any tough task you throw at it. While you use unmatched tow and payload ratings to complete tasks, several features help you maneuver all of that weight. The available class-exclusive Pro Trailer Backup Assist™ makes going in reverse with a heavy trailer easier than ever with the turn of the knob. Tow and haul ratings are as follows:


3.3L Ti-VCT V6

2.7L EcoBoost® V6

5.0L Ti-VCT V8

3.5L EcoBoost® V6

H.O. 3.5L EcoBoost® V6

Max. Towing Capacity*

7,700 lbs.

8,500 lbs.

11,600 lbs.

13,200 lbs.**

8,000 lbs.

Max. Payload Rating*

1,990 lbs.

2,470 lbs.

3,270 lbs.**

3,230 lbs.

1,200 lbs.

*When properly equipped



2018 Ford F-150: Safety and Technology

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Technologies are incorporated in every aspect of the Ford F-150, from driver assistance features to the SYNC® infotainment system. The available 360-degree camera gives you a full view of what's happening around you on the 8-in. touchscreen display. BLIS® makes you aware of any vehicles in your blind spot, including coverage for the trailer you're towing. Additional available safety technology:

  • Cross-Traffic Alert
  • Pre-Collision Assist w/Pedestrian Detection
  • Lane-Keeping System
  • Adaptive Cruise Control
  • Reverse Sensing System

Entertainment technology is plentiful in the Ford F-150, including:

  • SYNC® 3 infotainment system with SYNC® Connect
  • B&O Play™ Premium Audio System
  • Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™
  • SiriusXM™ Satellite Radio
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot


2018 Ford F-150: Interior and Exterior Design

The front interior of a 2018 Ford F-150

What do you get when you combine a steel fully boxed frame and aluminum alloy body? You get ultimate durability, which contributes to the Ford F-150's incredible capability. Use the available plastic drop-in bedliner to protect your box from scratches and dings as you haul materials. Check out 2018 Ford F-150 box dimensions in the table below.





Cargo Volume

52.8 cu. ft.

62.3 cu. ft.

77.4 cu. ft.

For crews of three or less, a Ford F-150 with a regular cab will suffice. The super cab and supercrew cab can seat up to six passengers, with the crew cab providing the most cargo and passenger volume. They can be as practical or luxurious as you like with your choice of vinyl, cloth, or leather-trimmed seating. Now that you know which box and regular cab meets your needs, see cab and box configurations listed below.

  • Regular cab available with 6.5-ft. or 8-ft. box
  • Super cab available with 6.5-ft. or 8-ft. box
  • SuperCrew cab available with 5.5-ft. or 6.5-ft. box


Schedule a 2018 Ford F-150 Test Drive!

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Can you imagine what best-in-class torque feels like? You don't have to when you schedule a test drive in a 2018 Ford F-150, starting at $27,380 MSRP, from our new inventory. Use our online form or call the team at Donley Ford of Shelby at (888) 323-6154 to schedule an appointment. Don't forget to check if you qualify for lease deals and finance specials!



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