2019 Ford F-150 XLT: Why We Preferred this Used Truck Over Other Models


When it was time to buy a pickup truck for our goods transportation business, we were recommended by many about the Ford F-150 XLT models. They appreciated the truck in all aspects. It did not take us much time to realize why when we test drove a used model of the 2019 Ford F-150 XLT at the showroom of the Des Moines used Ford truck dealer. We were smitten by its huge number of features that covered almost every necessity of transportation, be it hauling people, goods, towing or trailing heavy vehicles.

Features That Attracted Us the Most

The 2019 Ford F-150 XLT model that we got to explore, was gently used. But we could test its off- road driving capabilities pretty well when we drove it through diverse surfaces. During the test drive we have observed how the in-built navigation works. It did take us through the best possible route where there was least traffic and no road diversions.

The trim model we got to test from the 2019 Ford F-150 XLT lineup came with a well-equipped cabin that had heated bucket seats, 10-Way Power Driver and Passenger Seats, 4.2″ Productivity Screen in Instrument Cluster.

The cabins come Leather-Wrapped Steering Wheel with an advanced Navigation System. The Power Glass Heated Sideview Mirrors that the driver feels assured about. During extreme weather conditions, the Rear Window Defroster comes handy while reversing the truck in tighter spaces. The Remote Start System helps the driver start the car, to keep the car ready and cozy. The Trailer Tow Package makes the 2019 Ford F-150 XLT models ready to tow heavy weight at its trailer.

The cabin offers plenty of rear under-seat storage, SiriusXM Radio, Steering wheel mounted audio controls. Features like a Tray Style Floor Liner and Upgraded Front Stabilizer Bar, helps the 2019 Ford F-150 XLT an easy to use truck. The 18″ 6-Spoke Machined-Aluminum tires help the 2019 Ford F-150 XLT smother down any off-road surface.

Exterior Features

The 2019 Ford F-150 XLT models look gorgeous from every angle you look at it. Upfront there is a 2-Bar Style Grille with Minor Bars that are Painted Dark, while the 4×4 FX4 Off-Road Bodyside Decal makes the 2019 Ford F-150 XLT look crisp and stunning especially when painted in Ruby Red Metallic Tinted Clearcoat.

Other exterior features include Accent-Color Step Bars, Body-Color Door & Tailgate Handles as well as Front & Rear Bumpers. The pair of Auto-Dimming Rear-View Mirror work as a safety gear while the Class IV Trailer Hitch Receiver to ease out the towing tasks that works in tune with the FX4 Off-Road Package.

The 2019 Ford F-150 XLT models are configured as 4-wheel drive models. That works best since a 3.5L EcoBoost V6 GTD i DOHC 24V Twin Turbocharged engine toils under the hood. It can cover 3618 miles returning 17 mpg when driven in the ci and 23 mpg when driven with highway speeds. The one who sits behind the wheels of the 2019 Ford F-150 XLT can enjoy the feather touch responses of the Power-Adjustable Pedals. The uneven road surfaces on the other hand are dealt with Off-Road Tuned Front Shock Absorbers, reported the seller of the used Ford trucks in Des Moines.