2022 Ford F-150 Review
The 2022 Ford F-150 is designed for versatility. You’ll find multiple engine options, including a hybrid powertrain with exceptional low-end torque, so that you can fit your truck to your towing and hauling needs. Choose from between three cab styles — regular, Super Cab, or SuperCrew® — and select one of three box lengths starting at 5 feet, 6 inches, and going up to 8 feet. With numerous trim levels available, you can also match the features and capabilities of your truck to your lifestyle.
Learn more about why the 2022 Ford F-150 is such a popular truck with this review crafted by the experts at Hawk Ford of St. Charles. You can find more information on the differences between trim levels at our F-150 trims page, and find available F-150 models for sale in St. Charles, IL, by perusing our inventory. Ask us about current lease deals on F-150 trucks!
2022 Ford F-150 Performance
The range of rugged and powerful Ford F-150 engine options, including a torque-heavy hybrid option, gives you the capability you need for serious towing and hauling. Both 4×2 and 4×4 drivetrain options are available. Find performance specs for the available F-150 engines in this chart.
3.3L Ti-VCT V6
Horsepower: 290 HP
Torque: 265 lb.-ft.
Max. Conventional Towing: 8,200 lbs.
Trim Availability: Standard on XL and XLT
2.7L EcoBoost® V6
Horsepower: 325 HP
Torque: 400 lb.-ft.
Max. Conventional Towing: 10,100 lbs.
Trim Availability: Standard on Lariat; Available on XL and XLT
5.0L Ti-VCT V8
Horsepower: 400 HP
Torque: 410 lb.-ft.
Max. Conventional Towing: 13,000 lbs.*
Trim Availability: Standard on King Ranch®, Platinum; Available on XL, XLT, and Lariat
3.5L EcoBoost V6
Horsepower: 400 HP
Torque: 500 lb.-ft.
Max. Conventional Towing: 14,000 lbs.*
Trim Availability: Standard on Limited and Tremor®; Available on XL, XLT, Lariat, King Ranch and Platinum
3.5L PowerBoost™ Full Hybrid V6
Horsepower: 430 system HP
Torque: 570 lb.-ft.
Max. Conventional Towing: 12,700 lbs.*
Trim Availability: Available on XL, XLT, Lariat, King Ranch, Platinum and Limited
High-Output 3.5L EcoBoost V6
Horsepower: 450 HP
Torque: 510 lb.-ft.
Max. Conventional Towing: 8,200 lbs.
Trim Availability: Standard on Raptor®
*With Max Trailer Tow Package
2022 Ford F-150 Interior
The 2022 Ford F-150 is available with three different cab styles — regular, Super Cab, and SuperCrew® — as well as with a host of interior features to make time in your truck more relaxing and enjoyable. Available features that you’re sure to appreciate, whether you’re on the job or on vacation, include:
- Heated and ventilated front seats
- Dual-zone electronic automatic temperature control
- Heated, leather-wrapped steering wheel with memory
- Power-adjustable pedals with memory
- Power-adjustable front seats with power lumbar and driver’s seat memory
- Heated rear seats
- Genuine wood interior trim accents
2022 Ford F-150 Technology Features
This isn’t your father’s pickup truck — the 2022 Ford F-150 offers an impressive list of the latest technologies, from infotainment and smartphone integration systems to premium audio and practical productivity enhancements. Available tech features include:
- SYNC® 4 infotainment system with 12-in. touchscreen and enhanced voice recognition
- FordPass™ Connect 4G LTE Wi-Fi® hotspot capability
- Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™ integration
- SiriusXM® Satellite Radio with 360L capability
- B&O® Sound System Unleashed by Bang & Olufsen®
- Wireless charging pad
- 12-in. digital productivity screen
- Pro Power Onboard
- Onboard scales with smart hitch
2022 Ford F-150 Safety
The 2022 Ford F-150 is packed with cutting-edge technology to enhance your confidence and situational awareness on the road. New for 2022, the F-150 is available with BlueCruise, the brand new hands-free driver assistance program. A number of other safety technologies are available as well, including:
- Ford Co-Pilot360™ Assist technology
- BlueCruise hands-free driver assist
- BLIS® (blind spot information system) with cross-traffic alert
- Lane keeping system
- Pre-collision assist with automatic emergency braking
- Intelligent adaptive cruise control
- Active park assist 2.0
- Pro Trailer Backup Assist™
- 360-degree camera
- Reverse sensing system
- Trailer sway control
2022 Ford F-150 Trim Levels
From the practical XL to the all-terrain Raptor and luxurious Limited, the Ford F-150 trim lineup has a truck suited to just about every purpose.
2022 Ford F-150 XL
MSRP starting at $30,495
2022 Ford F-150 XLT
MSRP starting at $38,130
2022 Ford F-150 Lariat
MSRP starting at $48,065
2022 Ford F-150 Tremor
MSRP starting at $53,085
2022 Ford F-150 King Ranch
MSRP starting at $59,290
2022 Ford F-150 Platinum
MSRP starting at $62,070
2022 Ford F-150 Raptor
MSRP starting at $69,525
2022 Ford F-150 Limited
MSRP starting at $76,595
The Ford F-150
As soon as you rev the engine in a Ford F-150 in St. Charles, you’ll immediately realize the draw that this vehicle has. There’s a reason that the Ford F-150 has been Ford’s top-selling model decade after decade. The vehicle itself draws a wide variety of consumers due to its versatility and large amount of storage space. If you have been looking for the perfect off-roading vehicle that can still navigate city streets, look no further than the Ford F-150.
There are different models from which you can choose, including the Regular Cab, the Super Cab, and the SuperCrew Cab. Each offer different levels of comfort, technology and utility.
Versatile Enough for a Family
You may not associate a pickup truck as being a family friendly vehicle, but you’ll be surprised by the Ford F-150. The interior of the vehicle is spacious, comfortable, and exudes an unexpected level of high-class touches. No matter where your end destination is, you’ll feel safe in the Ford F-150 in St. Charles thanks to advanced driver safety aids, including the forward collision warning and automatic braking that is now standard on every F-150 model.
Of course, the truck’s towing capabilities are the main attraction to this vehicle. There are six different engine options that are available, and you can choose the engine that best suits your needs. The basic engine option is the V6 engine, and the top-of-the-line engine is a 450-horsepower turbocharged V6 engine. The F-150 also comes with a 3.0-liter diesel-powered V6 engine, which is especially ideal for those who plan to do a lot of heavy towing.
Only the latest and greatest technology is incorporated into all Ford F-150 models. Seamlessly connect your car via CarPlay or Bluetooth and take advantage of the clear display on the interactive screen. With CarPlay, feel free to take advantage of Siri’s voice control abilities as well. Plus, the audio quality is high, as it features a great bass and minimal distortion.
Change lanes with confidence thanks to a blind-spot alert system that acts as an extra set of eyes when you are switching lanes. This is especially helpful for navigating busy roads or for when you’re trying to get home during rush hour.
Visit Hawk Ford St. Charles Today
Regardless of the Ford F-150 model that is best for you, you’ll find it at Hawk Ford St. Charles. If you are interested in setting up a test drive, please contact our team or visit our showroom today!