Trim levels and standard equipment
|Class IV Trailer Hitch Receiver||FX4 Off-Road Package (4×4 only)||Technology Package|
|-4-pin/7-pin wiring harness
-Class IV hitch receiver
-Smart Trailer Tow Connector
|-3.31 Electronic-locking rear-axle with 5.0L ..engine
-Hill Descent Control
-Off road tuned shock absorbers
|-Lane Keeping System
-360 Camera with Split-view Display and DYnamic Hitch Assist
The 2018 Ford F-150 Platinum trim level comes with an Equipment group 700A feature. The latter has different equipment such as the power-deployable running boards and the unique multi-contour leather-trimmed bucket seats with flow console and floor shifter. Additionally, there are two standard packages and three optional packages available to further enhance your driving experience. On one hand, the Class IV Trailer Hitch Receiver has features such as a Smart Trailer Tow Connector and a Class IV hitch receiver. On the other hand, the FX4 Off-Road package (4X4 only) comes with features such as the skid plates and the Hill Descent Control. Lastly, the optional technology package has a lane keeping system and a 360 camera with split-view display and dynamic hitch assist. Check out the technology section to learn more about how each of these features will benefit you.
Furthermore, the Platinum model comes in the SuperCrew Cab body style that is equipped with 6 seats. There are also 2 boxes available that you can choose from the 5-½’ or the 6-½’. There are many options available with this trim level; all to help you find your perfect match!
Interior and Exterior
Additionally to the bold and powerful structure of this vehicle, it has many exterior features to make your driving experience easier. Fog lights, daytime running light, LED box lighting, easy fuel capless fuel filler, and a remote release tailgate will enable you to drive safely and with assurance down the road. Optional features to further enhance the exterior of your truck include box side steps, bed divider, stowable loading ramps, and a foldable pickup box extender. These will help you load with ease your tools and equipment on the back of your vehicle; during the day and even during the night.
While your truck rides on bumpy and cold roads, you are assured to enjoy maximum comfort in this Ford F-150 Platinum. With a dual-zone electronic climate control, you and your passengers will not have to fight over the right temperature! On those cold winter days, you will keep warm with the heated steering wheels. You can also optionally get heated front and rear seats. A reversing sensing system and an auto-dimming rearview mirror will make driving easier for you. So be sure to enjoy the ride!
2018 Ford F-150 Performance
|Platinum||Optional with the Platinum|
|Engine||5L Ti-VCT V-8||3.5 L EcoBoost®|
|Horsepower||395 @ 5750 rpm||375 @ 5000 rpm|
|Torque||400 @ 3850 rpm||470 @ 3500 rpm|
|Maximum towing||5352 kg||4037 kg|
|Fuel Consumption||15.4 city/ 10.6 hwy/ 13.2 combined (L/100km)||13.6 city/ 10.3 hwy/ 12.1 combined (L/100km)|
With the 2018 Ford F-150 Platinum, you can choose between two engines. The standard engine for this trim level is the 5L Ti-VCT V-8; and you can also choose the 3.5 L EcoBoost® engine. Respectively, these engines produce a horsepower of 395 at 5750 rpm and 375 at 5000 rpm, they can push a torque of 400 and 375. What will definitely catch your attention is the massive towing power of 5352 kg and 4037 kg! This vehicle also has a great combined fuel consumption of 13.2 L/100km and 12.1L/100km, respectively. So you can get all the power you need for your towing needs and more and still have a fuel efficient vehicle!
This truck is equipped with modern technology to make driving easier for you. There is no need to panic when going down a hill with the Hill Descent Control. It assists you when going down a hill and helps you to have a smooth descent. Hooking up your trailer has never been made easier! The Dynamic Hitch Assist guides you and displays on a screen the suggested path your truck should take when hooking your trailer. Guess what? You also have a complete view of your surrounding with the 360 camera split-view display. With your full attention and the assistance of this display, you can avoid hitting other cars and pedestrians.
Make sure to check out all these amazing features at our Team Ford dealership in Edmonton and book a test drive; we’re here to help!