The 2010 Ford F-150
is a full-size pickup truck that is available in an array of trim levels: Styleside Short Bed Regular Cab Pickup, Styleside Long Bed Regular Cab Pickup, Styleside Short Bed Extended Cab Pickup, Styleside Long Bed Extended Cab Pickup, SuperCrew Short Bed Crew Cab Pickup, and SuperCrew Long Bed Crew Cab Pickup. Three main engine choices are available: a 4.6-liter V-8 engine, a higher output 4.6-liter V-8 engine, and a 5.4-liter V8 engine. The base 4.6 engine is paired to a four-speed automatic transmission, while the high-output 4.6 and 5.4 are coupled to a six-speed automatic. Both two- and four-wheel drive are available.
The trucks with a regular cab have a 6-foot 6-inch truck bed, while the SuperCrews get the 6-foot 6-inch bed or a 5-foot 6-inch truck bed. On the other hand, the 6-foot, 6-inch bed is in the extended bed configurations. Ford F-150 hosts a 3,030 pound payload maximum with the HD package and those without the HD package have a 2,060 payload capacity. Towing capability is 11,300 pounds. Fuel economy is in the 14 mpg city / 18 mpg highway range, and safety scores are top-notch.
New for 2010
After a full redesign in 2009, the 2010 Ford F-150 gets the off-road-oriented SVT Raptor and the addition of MyKey. The upper trims get many new features, such as 10-way power-adjustable seats, brushed aluminum interior panels, 20-inch wheels, a six-disc in-dash CD changer, heated front and rear seats, a power sliding rear window, and ambient interior lighting.
Engines: 4.6L V-8, 5.4L V-8
Transmissions: 6-speed automatic, 4-speed automatic
Body Style: Truck
Trims: Styleside Short Bed Regular Cab Pickup, Styleside Long Bed Regular Cab Pickup, Styleside Short Bed Extended Cab Pickup, Styleside Long Bed Extended Cab Pickup, SuperCrew Short Bed Crew Cab Pickup, SuperCrew Long Bed Crew Cab Pickup
On the Outside
The Ford F-150 boasts a variety of grille designs -- chrome or black, depending on trim level -- and wheel choices up to 22 inches, in addition to specially-configured packages for the SVT Raptor and Harley-Davidson trims.
From the Inside
Depending on cab choice, the Ford F-150 can seat from three to six passengers, with the roomy SuperCrew trims providing 43.5 inches of rear-seat leg room. Standard upholstery choices include vinyl, cloth, and leather, while SVT trims get unique, cloth-trimmed leather seats.
While the base 4.6-liter V-8 engine outputs 248 horsepower and 294 pound-feet of torque, the more-powerful V-8 generates 292 horsepower and 320 pound-feet of torque. The top engine is an E85-capable 5.4-liter V-8 with 320 horsepower and 390 pound-feet of torque. A six-speed automatic transmission is standard, and four-wheel drive is available regardless of engine choice.
Standard safety equipment on the Ford F-150 includes antilock disc brakes, stability control, trailer sway control and a full complement of airbags, including front seat side and full-length side curtain. Optional are a rear-view camera and reverse sensing system.mera and reverse sensing system are optional.
4.6L 2WD: 14 mpg city/20 mpg highway
4.6L 4WD: 15 mpg city/21 mpg highway
4.6L (24-valve) 2WD: 14 mpg city/18 mpg highway
4.6L (24-valve) 4WD: 15 mpg city/19 mpg highway
5.4L 2WD: 14 mpg city/20 mpg highway
5.4L 4WD: 14 mpg city/18 mpg highway
- Spacious, functional cab
- Refined ride
- Quiet interior
- Top-notch safety scores
- Four-speed automatic transmission
America's top-selling full-size pickup truck still delivers
People Who Like the 2010 Ford F-150 Also Like
- Chevrolet Silverado
- GMC Sierra
- Nissan Titan
- Ram 1500
- Toyota Tundra