Ford F-150 Power Stroke Diesel Engine

The engineers at Ford work tirelessly each year to ensure that the F-150 pushes the limits of performance and capability. New for 2018, the powerful 3.0L Power Stroke® V6 Turbo Diesel makes its debut in the Ford F-150. Typically reserved for the Super Duty Lineup, this is the first time in the storied history of the F-150 that a diesel engine has been offered under the hood.

2018 Ford F-150 Power Stroke Turbo Diesel

3.0L Power Stroke® V6 Turbo Diesel Specifications

When you select the optional 3.0L Power Stroke® V6 Turbo Diesel on your F-150, you'll experience unrivaled performance not found in any other light-duty diesel full-size truck in the segment. Confidently backed by Built Ford Tough® durability testing, this workhorse features a forged-steel crank along with a segment-exclusive compacted-graphite iron block material construction which drastically reduces weight. Mated to a groundbreaking 10-speed automatic transmission, the Power Stroke® V6 Turbo Diesel delivers all-around capability that's perfectly suited for a hard day at the job site or a relaxing weekend camping trip.

Best-In-Class Performance

Diesel Horsepower 250 @ 3,250 RPM
Diesel Torque 440 lb-ft @ 1,750 RPM
EPA-Estimated Highway Fuel Economy* 30 MPG
Maximum Diesel Payload Capacity 1,940 Pounds
Maximum Diesel Towing Capacity 11,400 Pounds

The proof lies in the performance numbers. The F-150 Power Stroke® V6 Turbo Diesel allows you to enjoy best-in-class diesel horsepower, torque, towing capacity, payload capacity, along with highway fuel economy*. For truck owners who demand only the best, the obvious choice is the Ford F-150.

2018 Ford F-150 SuperCrew Power Stroke Diesel

Tested & Proven

Unparalleled Responsiveness - Using an advanced high-efficiency, variable-geometry turbocharger, this sophisticated diesel delivers reduced turbo lag for maximized power even at high altitude.

Optimized Fuel Efficiency - Smooth power delivery and unmatched fuel economy are made possible through the use of a high-pressure, common-rail fuel-injection system which offers 29,000 PSI injection calibration. As a result, the Power Stroke V6 Turbo Diesel provides 22 city/30 hwy/25 combined EPA-estimated MPG* fuel economy figures.

Real-World Testing - Helping to keep operating temperature at an ideal level, specialized Active Grille Shutters automatically close to ensure warmth in cold weather along with opening to facilitate engine cooling in warm temperatures. To perfect the durability and strength of this impressive diesel, Ford engineers push the limits at some of the most challenging environments in the country such as the legendary Davis Dam in Arizona. The Power Stroke excelled at towing an 11,400 pound trailer up a 6% grade for 13 miles -- even in scorching heat at 100°F.

3.0L Power Stroke® V6 Turbo Diesel - Availability by Trim Level

Ford F-150 Lariat

Lariat - Available

Ford F-150 King Ranch

King Ranch - Available

Ford F-150 Platinum

Platinum - Available

*EPA-estimated ratings for 4x2. Actual mileage will vary.