2020 Ford F-150 Engines | Great Lakes Ford of Muskegon, MI

2019 Ford F-150 Engine

Finding the Right Engine

The 2020 Ford F-150 has made some impressive changes to the powertrain options for the new model year. The newest updates include a new base engine, an improved 2.7L EcoBoost® and 5.0L V8, and an improved 10-speed transmission. Whether you need a supremely capable engine for the worksite or a more efficient option for daily driving, the 2020 Ford F-150 has an engine to suit your needs. Learn about what each engine has to offer your workday with this page created by experts at Great Lakes Ford in Muskegon, MI.

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Ford F-150 3.5L EcoBoost V6 Engine

3.5L EcoBoost® V6

The second-generation 3.5L EcoBoost® engine has been engineered to deliver 375 HP and best-in-class 470 lb.-ft. of torque. This engine is paired with an impressive 10-speed automatic transmission, and features a maximum towing capacity of 13,200 lbs. and a payload capacity of 3,230 lbs. The 3.5L EcoBoost® engine includes twin turbochargers for greater power when you need it most. You can find this engine option available with the 2020 Ford F-150 Lariat, King Ranch®, and Platinum trim levels.

Ford F-150 2.7L EcoBoost Engine

2.7L EcoBoost®

Available on the 2020 F-150 XL and XLT trims and standard on the Lariat trim level, the 2.7L EcoBoost® engine is ideal for drivers who are looking for better acceleration power and speed. Delivering 325 HP and 400 lb.-ft. of torque, the 2.7L EcoBoost® engine has been upgraded with a new dual-injection system to improve efficiency and power. This engine can tow up to 8,500 lbs. and has a maximum payload capacity of 2,470 lbs. The upper block cylinders are made of the same compacted graphite iron used in the Super Duty® 6.7L Power Stroke® Turbo Diesel.

Ford F-150 3.3L Ti-VCT V6 Engine

3.3L Ti-VCT V6

The base 3.3L V6 engine option delivers a higher towing capacity than ever before with 7,700 lbs. This engine has been designed with a higher compression ratio and maximum combustion peak pressure for an impressive performance. Standard on the XL and XLT trim levels, drivers will enjoy the 6-speed automatic transmission, 290 HP, and 265 lb.-ft. of torque. The 3.3L V6 engine also has a maximum payload capacity of 1,990 lbs. Three selectable modes allow you to tailor performance to the driving condition.

Ford F-150 5.0L TI-VCT V8 Engine

5.0L Ti-VCT V8

The legendary 5.0L V8 engine delivers unparalleled power with a best-in-class payload capacity of 3,270 lbs. Both the Snow Plow Prep Package and CNG/Propane Gaseous Engine Prep Package are available exclusively with this engine option, which is available with the XL, XLT, Lariat, and is standard on the King Ranch®, and Platinum trim levels. Deliver tremendous power with 395 HP and 400 lb.-ft. of torque. The 5.0L V8 engine is also paired with the 10-speed automatic transmission, and the maximum towing capacity is an impressive 11,600 lbs.

Ford F-150 High Output 3.5L EcoBoost Engine

High-Output 3.5L V6 EcoBoost®

The Baja-bred High-Output 3.5L V6 engine generates a mind-blowing 450 HP and 510 lb.-ft. of torque. This engine is paired with the 10-speed automatic transmission and features a Tow/Haul mode and a Terrain Management System™ for a truly customized driving experience. Take advantage of an energetic towing capacity of 11,100 lbs. and a maximum payload capacity of 1,520 lbs. for a truly capable drive. This engine is standard with the 2020 Ford F-150 Limited and Raptor trims.

Ford F-150 3.0 Power Stroke Turbo Diesel Engine

3.0L Power Stroke® Turbo Diesel

The 3.0L Power Stroke® Turbo Diesel engine is the very first diesel engine available in the Ford F-150 lineup. This brand new engine delivers 250 HP and 440 lb.-ft. of torque, both best-in-class figures. This engine option is ideal for the toughest towing jobs with a maximum capacity of 11,500 lbs. and a maximum payload capacity of 1,940 lbs. This engine will be available with the Lariat, King Ranch®, and Platinum trim levels.

2.7L EcoBoost® vs. 3.5L EcoBoost®

Are you wondering what the differences are between the 2.7L EcoBoost® engine and the 3.5L EcoBoost® engines? The best choice between the two options depends on your towing and hauling needs. The 3.5L EcoBoost® provides over 5,000 lbs. more towing power than the 2.7L EcoBoost®. Both engines produce over 300 HP, but the 3.5L EcoBoost® has an impressive 375 HP. The table below breaks down the specs for both engines.

2.7L EcoBoost®


3.5L EcoBoost®

325 HP


375 HP

400 lb.-ft.


470 lb.-ft.


MPG city/hwy


9,000 lbs.

Max. Towing

8,500 lbs.

2,470 lbs.

Max. Payload

3,230 lbs.

Automatic Start/Stop Technology

Automatic Stop/Start technology, now available on the 2020 Ford F-150, is designed to reduce fuel consumption and emissions. Auto start/stop turns on automatically when you start your vehicle, but you can also utilize the on/off button located on the center console.

When you place your foot on the brake and come to a full stop at a red light or stop sign, your engine will shut off, while all other vehicle functions will remain the same. When you release your foot from the brake, your engine restarts seamlessly and without delay. The Ford F-150 is equipped with a heavy-duty battery to accommodate the engine stopping and starting.

2020 Ford F-150s for Sale in Muskegon, MI

Have you found a 2020 Ford F-150 engine that suits your daily needs? We have a large inventory of 2020 Ford F-150s for Sale at our dealership in Muskegon, Michigan! When you've found the perfect truck please schedule a test drive with one of our friendly Ford specialists. Also, don't forget to check out our F-150 lease deals for great savings on your new Ford pickup truck.

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