2022 Ford Maverick Towing Capacity

June 13th, 2022 by
2022 Ford Maverick Towing


The Ford brand is staking things up with the new 2022 Ford Maverick, the first-of-its-kind small pickup truck that starts at $19,995 MSRP. While the price is excellent, many want to know about the new Ford Maverick towing power! When properly equipped, the Ford Maverick towing can reach 4,000 pounds! Learn more in this guide before, then check out our current Maverick inventory to find the truck right for you.

Ford Maverick Towing by Powertrain & Drivetrain

The standard engine for the 2022 Ford Maverick is a 2.5L I4 Hybrid and FWD. Also available is the 2.0L EcoBoost® powertrain with AWD. While the engine helps determine the towing capacity, choosing one of these things below helps the pickup tow items around Collinsville safely and with ease:

  1. Maverick Engine 
  2. Maverick Drivetrain
  3. Maverick 4K Tow Package

Maverick models equipped with a hybrid powertrain and FWD can tow up to 2,000 pounds, as well as models with the EcoBoost® engine and FWD or AWD. Want to experience the maximum Maverick towing capacity? Drivers must choose the 2.0L EcoBoost® engine and AWD, as well as add Ford Maverick 4K Tow Package.

Ford Maverick 4K Tow Package

This tow package is only available on Ford Maverick models equipped with gasoline engines. When paired with a Class III hitch, it can tow up to 4,000 pounds. Inclusions/prerequisites are as follows:

  • Available with 2.0L EcoBoost® Ford Maverick engine & AWD
  • Trailer hitch receiver
  • 7-pin connector
  • Aux. auto trans. Oil cooler
  • Radiator upgrade

Ford Maverick Towing Safety Checklist

Whether you’re towing ATVs for weekend adventures, a utility trailer, or a personal storage trailer around Fairview Heights, you must be safely hauling these items. Make sure you’re aware of these items below before heading out on your towing adventures:

  • Brakes
  • Trailer Lamps
  • Safety Chains
  • Trailer Wiring Harness
  • Tires/Tire Pressure
  • Hitch Type & Compatibility for Your Unique Towing Purposes

You’ll also want to know the best towing practices, such as your trailer clearance, turning radius, cargo, and weight distribution.

Test Drive the New Ford Maverick in O'Fallon!

After exploring the new Ford Maverick towing capabilities and safety tips, we want to get you behind the driver’s seat for a test drive. Check out our current inventory to find the new Ford Maverick for sale that checks off all your boxes. Reach out to our team to get things started today!


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