September 30, 2012 0Comment

Published September 27, 2012 FoxNews.com 2013 Ford F-150 XLT (Ford) The towing championships now has a lightweight division. Ford has claimed the tow rating title among entry-level full-size pickups with its latest V6-powered F-150, which is sure to set off a new round of one-upsmanship in the increasingly competitive segment. The automaker now says its 2013 F-150s fitted with the 302 hp 3.7-liter engine 6,700 pounds, a 600-pound increase over last year reached after analyzing data collected in real world use of the trucks. That’s 200 pounds more than the new V6 Ram 1500 can officially handle and 1,800 pounds more…