The 2009 Ford F-150’s towing capacity ranges from 5,200-11,300 pounds, depending on cab style, engine, axle ratio, transmission and optional towing packages. Be sure to check our research section for maximum towing capacity on all F-150 configurations.
For maximum capacity the F-150 needs to be equipped with the more powerful 5.4-liter V-8 making 320 horsepower and 390 pounds-feet of torque when running on E85; it comes with a six-speed automatic transmission. Also required is an optional maximum towing package.
You can get the 11,300-pound towing capacity in a variety of configurations including regular cab, super cab, four-wheel drive, two-wheel drive as well as 145-inch wheelbase, 157-inch wheelbase and 163-inch wheelbase models.
Over at PickupTrucks.com you can find in-depth information on the F-150, including how well the pickup truck tows in their review of the 2009 F-150, found here.
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