Escape The Ordinary: Custom Order A New Ford F-150 Hybrid Lariat At Bill Brown Ford
This week Bill Brown Ford customer Cle stopped by our local Livonia, Michigan Ford dealer to pick up his dream fuel efficient pickup, the 2022 Ford F-150 Hybrid Lariat. Cle custom ordered his new Ford truck from sales consultant Chris Baxter. Before driving off, Chris ensured Cle got the full tour and rundown of his state-of-the-art vehicle and its available features. Cle favorite part? The built-in generator via the pro-powered onboard, that can wield up to 7.2kW of transferrable power! Explore what the hybrid variant of the F-150 Lariat has to offer below and custom order your all-new 2023 Ford F-150 with Bill Brown Ford today!
The 2022 Ford F-150 Hybrid Lariat
The Ford F-150 is the most reliable and sought-after pickup truck in the United States. The vehicle offers multiple drivetrain options and can be configured in various ways to meet your needs. The hybrid variant of the F-150 features an innovative powertrain that perfectly balances power and fuel economy. In addition to its extraordinary performance, the hybrid variant boasts a breathtaking design, a feature-rich interior, impressive payload and towing capacities, and exceptional off-road capabilities. All these attributes combine to make the F-150 hybrid Lariat a fantastic truck for daily use and outdoor adventures.
The Hybrid F-150 Lariat is equipped with leading-edge hybrid technology that provides optimum performance and efficiency. The hybrid system combines a 3.5-liter PowerBoost V6 engine with a 35kW electric motor to generate an overwhelming 430 hp and 570 lb-ft of torque. The hybrid powertrain also includes a 1.5 kWh lithium-ion battery that is recharged using engine power and regenerative braking.
The F-150 hybrid comes with a class-exclusive “Pro Power Onboard” system, which offers 7.2kW of transferable power and allows you to utilize your truck as a mobile generator when parked. A 10-speed automatic transmission is fitted to the F-150 hybrid Lariat for rapid and smooth shifts. The customer can opt for rear- or four-wheel drive with any of the F- 150’s available powertrains.
As fuel prices are soaring with each passing day, fuel economy is becoming a vital consideration when purchasing a pickup truck. Fortunately, the F-150 hybrid Lariat has got you covered in this regard with its commendable EPA rating. The AWD variant delivers a fuel economy of 24 miles per gallon on both the city and the highway. The RWD model marginally exceeds these figures by attaining 25 mpg in the city and 26 mpg on the highway.
Payload & Towing Capacity
Due to significant advancements in the drivetrain and axle ratio, the F-150 hybrid outperforms most of its contenders in terms of payload and towing capacity. When properly equipped, the massively powerful and capable truck can tow up to 12,700 lbs and boasts an exceptional payload capability of 2,120 lbs.
The interior of the F-150 hybrid Lariat is packed with highly advanced and user-friendly features to provide consumers with a pleasant and sumptuous driving experience. The 12-inch digital instrument cluster provides all the pertinent information to the driver and displays a unique theme for each driving mode. The intuitive SYNC® 4 interface now comes with improved voice recognition and offers seamless integration of your smartphones. The 12-Inch capacitive touchscreen puts most of the controls within your reach and makes multitasking easier.
The other prominent interior features of the hybrid Lariat variant include:
- FordPassTM Connect 4G LTE Wi-Fi Hotspot
- Dual-zone climate control
- Ambient lighting
- Push-button start
- Outside temperature display
- Leather upholstery
- Heated and ventilated front seats
- Auto-dimming rearview mirror
What’s New for 2023?
For 2023 the model year, Ford plans to expand its F-150 lineup with the addition of the off-road-focused Rattler model. Based on the XL FX4, the Rattler has a locking rear differential, an off-road suspension system, twin exhausts, hill-descent control, painted 18-inch wheels, all-terrain tires, and rattlesnake-inspired emblems all over the body. All in all, the Rattler is the perfect off-road vehicle for thrill-seekers who want an optimal fusion of capability and value in the F-150 family.