Towing Capacity | 2023 Ford Models

April 5th, 2023 by

Ford Escape towing a boat

There are many aspects to consider when purchasing a new vehicle. In particular, it is important to know the towing capacity of your new truck or SUV. Living in Montana there are endless outdoor activities to take advantage of. Along with many outdoor toys to enhance your experience. Whether you need to haul a boat, trailer, 4 wheeler, dirt bike, or any other apparatus, we want to help you get the vehicle that is best for your needs. Below is the maximum towing capacity for each of our 2023 Ford models.

2023 Ford Model Maximum Towing Capacity


Engine | Towing Capacity

3.3L Ti-VCT V6 | up to 8,200 lbs

2.7L EcoBoost V6 | up to 10,100 lbs

3.5L EcoBoost V6 | up to 14,000 lbs

3.5L PowerBoos Full Hybrid V6 | up to 12,700 lbs

5.0L Ti-VCT V8 | up to 13,000 lbs

3.5L EcoBoost H. O. V63 | up to 8,200 lbs

5.2L Supercharged V8 | up to 8,700 lbs


Engine | Towing Capacity

6.8L Gas V8 | up to 14,800 lbs

7.3L Gas V8 | up to 17,200 lbs

6.7L Powerstroke Turbo Diesel | up to 22,000 lbs

6.7L High Output Powerstroke Turbo Diesel | up to 22,000 lbs


Towing Capacity up to 9,300 lbs. However the Expedition Max can tow up to 9,000 lbs.


The 2023 Ford Explorer Base, XLT, ST-Line, Timberline and non-hybrid Limited models can tow up to 5,300 lbs., when equipped with the Class IV Trailer Tow Package.


Both AWD engine configurations can tow up to 3,500 lbs


When equipped with the optional towing package the 2023 Ford Escape can tow up to 3,500 lbs.


With 4 available engine configurations to choose from the 2023 Ford Bronco can tow up to 3,500 lbs. However depending on the tim level you choose, the towing can slightly vary. For example, the Ford Bronco Raptor can tow up to 4,500 lbs.

Bronco Sport

The 2023 Ford Bronco Sport can tow up to 2,000 lbs.


Available 4,000-lb. towing with available 2.0L EcoBoost engine and available 4,000-lb. Tow Package (53Q). Max towing varies based on cargo, vehicle configuration, accessories and number of passengers. Without the tow package equipped, the Maverick has a maximum towing capacity of 2,000 lbs.


When equipped with the required available Trailer Towing Package (53R), the Ranger can tow up to 7,500 lbs. Otherwise it has a maximum towing capacity of 3,500 lbs.

Let our friendly, knowledgeable Product Specialist help you find the right truck or SUV to fit all your wants and needs. Stop by our dealership conveniently located on the North end of Kalispell off highway 93.  Or schedule a test drive online.