The F-150 Lariat is one of the cheapest and less-equipped models that were offered in the 2015 F-series. The model is powered by the brand-new 2.7 liter EcoBoost V6 which has a towing ability of 8,500 lbs and power outputting capability of 375 pounds-feet of torque and 325 horsepower. The engine is mated to a 6-speed electro-automatic transmission which transmits power to all-wheels. Its exterior is designed a bit robust and less weighty while the interior has got larger freight room and more user-friendly features to ease driving and improve driver comfort.
2015 Ford F-150 Lariat Highlights
This model has got a range of features that make it unique from other models. It first gets the brand new 2.7 liter V6 EcoBoost engine which is powerful enough to haul 8,500 lbs. This engine is also able to make 325 horsepower and 375 pound-feet of torque. It also gets LED box lighting which helps ease driving in dim and completely dark areas. Besides, the 2015 Ford F-150 Lariat features an 8-inch productivity screen that works to update the driver on all information regarding the towing capacity, fuel economy and gauge level. There is also the seamless power sliding glass window that has a defroster and privacy tint essential for reducing noise and improving visibility.
Interior and Exterior Features
The new 2015 Ford F-150 Lariat model is offered with a variety of optional and standard features on both its interior and exterior. Among the key interior features include the standard dual zone climate control, power door locks, cruise control and intermittent windshield wipers. Also leather-trimmed front and rear seats, SYNC coupled with MyFord Touch, 8-inch productivity screen, leather-wrapped steering wheel. The reverse sensing system, 360 split-view camera, all-rubber floor mats and the Sony FM/AM stereo system is optional. The exterior features include standard rear and front chrome bumpers, heated side mirrors, LED lit side mirror lamps, halogen headlights, power sliding rear glass windows and LED box lighting.
2015 Ford F-150 Lariat Specs and Handling
The 2015 Ford F-150 Lariat is offered with 3 engine options two of which are optional and one standard. The standard option engine is the 2.7 liter EcoBoost while the optional engines include the 3.5 liter V6 EcoBoost engine able to output 365 horses of power and 420 pounds—feet of torque and the 5.0 liter V8 making 385 horses of power and 387 pound-feet of torque. Power from the engines is powered via a 6-speed electro-automatic transmission or 2-speed automatic 4-wheel drive neutral system for the 4 wheel drive variant. The preferred wheels for this model are the 18-inch aluminum-machined with silver paint pouches. Other handling features offered with this model include; the fully boxed steel frame, roll stability control, trailer sway control, front and rear independent suspensions and the trailer brake controller.
Among the main areas where Ford did a great job while constructing the 2015 Ford F-150 Lariat is on the safety side. This model gets a variety of high-tech safety specs which are essential for keeping you safe while in the truck. Among these are the standard driver and passenger airbags, active restraint safety belts, anti-lock braking system, keyless remote entry system, curve control, anti-theft system, perimeter anti-theft alarm, spare tire and wheel lock and SOS post-crash alert system.