The Ford F-150 has been one of the most popular pickup trucks for a while now. This noteworthy recognition is attributed to numerous factors. The F-150 at Nelson GM in Fergus Falls, MN outclasses other pickup trucks, given its performance, hauling, and towing capabilities. Its rugged build and utility make it the ideal work companion. When needed, this versatile pickup truck can be used for family trips and off-roading. Used cars are increasingly becoming the top consideration for car buyers. It is no surprise that many in Fargo, ND are looking to upgrade to the F-150 pickup truck. Read on for a look at how to acquire the Ford F-150 and what it offers.


The Ford F-150 has numerous powertrain options that suit varied applications. One engine option is the 3.3-liter V-6 engine putting out 290 hp. Car buyers may also go for a more powerful 5.0-liter V-8 or twin-turbocharged 3.5-liter V-6, producing 400 hp. Another option is the twin-turbocharged 2.7-liter V-6 producing 325 hp. The diesel option of the 3.0-liter diesel V-6 engine produces 250 hp. The F-150 is also available with a hybrid powertrain composed of one electric motor and a 3.5-liter twin-turbo V-6 engine. This setup can also power the onboard generator, supporting outdoor tasks that require power. All these engine options come mated to a ten-speed automatic transmission. All these powertrain options can be selected with either all-wheel or rear-wheel drive. The base model powertrain can tow up to 8200 pounds, while the most powerful engine can tow up to 14,000 pounds. With the right setup, these pickup trucks can carry a payload of up to 3,250 pounds.


The interior of the F-150 is built using commendable upscale material. These cabins are also built to be quiet and ensure comfort, setting the F-150 apart from rivals in its class. Cabin space and seating capacity are dependent on the selected model. The single-row Regular cab can seat three individuals, while the SuperCrew cabs can accommodate six individuals. In some models, the front seats can be fully reclined to allow occupants to lie back comfortably.


The F-150 has many appearance packages, allowing enthusiasts to select an aesthetic that meets their preferences. Most F-150s are characterized by the renowned Ford front fascia and grille. The rear truck bed has numerous utilities, including a liftgate and onboard generator. The truck's size and length are often hinged on the selected cab package. This package will also determine the number of doors on the F-150, with the SuperCrew cab having four doors. The Regular cab is a single-row pickup truck, while the SuperCrew is a two-row pickup.

Trim Levels

The trim levels available for the F-150, in ascending order, include:

  • XL
  • XLT
  • Lariat
  • King Ranch®
  • Platinum
  • Limited
  • Tremor®
  • Raptor

Fuel Efficiency

The turbocharged 2.7-liter V-6 engine is estimated to have an average of 23mpg, with 26mpg highway and 20mpg city. The twin-turbo 3.5-liter V-6 can do 18 mpg city and 24 mpg highway.

Financing and an Invitation to Test Drive at Nelson GM

Nelson GM has a finance team that helps car buyers select the most suitable plan to finance their dream car. These experts can also advise on possible trade-in options to help you get your preferred F-150. Drivers from Detroit Lakes, MN to Alexandria, MN are invited to visit us for a test drive of the used F-150s in our inventory. These test drives are informative for decision-making based on lifestyle needs and utility. Do not miss this amazing experience. Be sure to check out our used inventory and financing options.