Ford F-150 truck is a recipient of the J.D Powers dependability award. In order to pick the winners, J.D Powers analyzed the number of problems faced by vehicle owners within the first year of ownership. Other factors which were considered during the judging process included the selection of amenities and controls, overall driving experience and engine and transmission performance.
The Ford F-150 has been a best-seller in the truck segment for numerous years. The base model is equipped with a 3.5 Liter V6 with 282 hp. Buyers have the option of choosing from the standard six-speed automatic transmission or the 10-speed automatic transmission which is available with select engines. Rear wheel drive is standard and four-wheel drive is optional. Towing capacity stands at 12,200 pounds maximum.
The Regular Cab model seats three passengers while the SuperCab and SuperCrew model seat five or six. Ford’s SYNC 3 infotainment system is available which comes with a touch screen and intuitive interface. Ford’s MyKey system allows parents to control certain functions when their teens are at the wheel.
Safety features include air bags, night vision, brake assist, ESC, lane departure warning, child safety locks and traction control.
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