The 2015 Ford F-150 XLT comes as a newly redesigned version of the previous version. Inside, this 2015 XLT model is created larger and from first-grade materials which makes it more comfortable and attractive. The exterior is designed less weighty and more durable which means it can be used to haul loads under very tough terrains. As for the power and handling, this model gets a more powerful engine option as well as a stronger transmission system.
2015 Ford F-150 XLT Highlights
Just like it is with other 2015 Ford F-series models, the new 2015 Ford F-150 XLT gets a number of features and specs that make it standout among the crowd. These includes a purpose-oriented BoxLink essential for storing accessories such as ramps and dividers, SYNC incorporated with MyFord Touch technology as well as high-quality fog-lamps for providing adequate light under misty and fogy surroundings. Besides all these is the SelectShift automatic transmission coupled with progressive range select essential for transmitting power from the engine to the wheels.
Interior and Exterior Specs
Looking at the interior and exterior of the new XLT model, there are various areas that have been completely changed while others have just received minor updates. The most noticeable interior features include a manual air conditioning system, delayed accessory power, color-coordinated carpet bestowed with carpeted floor mats, dome light, manual telescoping, intermittent windshield wipers, power door locks with flip key transmitter, keyless entry, SYNC with AppLink, SYNC with MyFord and adjustable front and rear seats. The main exterior features are 3-Three Style coupled with chrome nostrils, power lock tailgate, cargo box tie-down, angular step bars, manual folding side mirrors, daytime running lamps, stone cuffs, halogen headlamps, capless fuel filler, spare tire carrier and 170 degree rear door. The new 2015 Ford F-150 XLT also gets optional exterior specs such as tailgate lift assist, foldable pickup box bed extender and running boards.
2015 Ford F-150 XLT Sport – Power and Handling
This model is offered with 4 engine options one of which is standard and others optional. The 3.5 liter Ti-VCT V6 engine with towing capability of 7600 lbs is offered as the standard engine. It has a power outputting capability of 280 horses and 255 pound-feet of torque. The other 3 optional engines include the 2.7 liter EcoBoost V6 engine capable of making 325 horses of power and 375 pound-feet of torque, the 5.0 liter V8 Ti-VCT FFV engine generating 385 horses of power and 387 pound-feet of torque and the 3.5 liter V6 EcoBoost engine outputting 365 horsepower and 420 pound-feet of torque. The transmission of power is handled by a 6-speed electro-automatic transmission system and an impartial electronic-shift-on-the-fly. This F-series model uses 17-inch silver painted aluminum wheels. This new 2015 Ford F-150 XLT Sport is also offered with power and handling features such as roll stability control, trailer sway control, tire pressure monitoring system and fully boxed steel frame.
2015 Ford F-150 XLT – Safety Features
Ford is offering their new 2015 Ford F-150 XLT model with a variety of high-tech and user-friendly safety features. These include well-suited driver and passenger airbags, 4-wheel disc anti-lock braking system, Blind spot information system, curve control, remote keyless entry system, keyless entry keypad, perimeter ant-theft alarm, spare tire and wheel lock, passive anti-theft system, active restraint system and SOS post-crash alert system.