Ford F-150 Trim Options Explained

2011 Ford F-150 driving through mud

Work hard and play hard with a pre-owned Ford F-150. These light-duty trucks are rugged and reliable, but which model has the features you want most? The Greenbrier Truck Town team in Lewisburg, WV, broke down the differences between each of the 2011-2016 Ford F-150 trim options below to help you decide. Be sure to check out our used inventory to view available Ford F-150 models on our lot, then schedule a test drive to get behind the wheel.

If you'd prefer to speak to a product specialist directly regarding the Ford F-150 trim differences, contact our dealership at (844) 804-1907.

2011 Ford F-150 Trims

The 2011 Ford F-150 is the first generation to feature EcoBoost™ technology along with four new engines. With a maximum towing capacity of 11,300 lbs. and the ability to reach 23 MPG on the highway, this pickup truck effortlessly combines power and dependability. Consider the XL model if you only require the necessities, while the STX and XLT cater to drivers seeking additional comforts and a chrome-clad exterior. Key features of the 2011 F-150 XL, STX, and XLT trims are listed below.

2011 Ford F-150 XL

2011 Ford F-150 XL
  • 17-in. gray styled steel wheels
  • Manually adjustable front seats
  • Manual air conditioning
  • Manual sideview mirrors
  • Remote keyless entry system
  • Vinyl-trimmed seating

2011 Ford F-150 STX

2011 Ford F-150 STX
  • 3.7L V6 engine
  • Auxiliary input jack
  • Cloth-trimmed seating
  • Cruise Control
  • Driver lumbar support
  • MyKey® teen driver technology
  • Power sideview mirrors

2011 Ford F-150 XLT

2011 Ford F-150 XLT
  • Carpeted floor mats
  • Chrome front bumper with body-color upper fascia
  • Chrome rear step bumper
  • Fade-to-off interior lighting
  • Fog lamps

2012 Ford F-150 Trims

The 2012 Ford F-150 provides incredible power with a maximum payload capacity of 3,120 lbs. and a four engine lineup. This full-size pickup also offers standard trailer sway control and best-in-class cargo box volume of 81.3 cu.-ft. From the no-nonsense XL to the fully-equipped XLT, these trucks are ready for anything. Features included with the 2012 F-150 XL, STX, and XLT trims are highlighted below.

2012 Ford F-150 XL

Silver 2012 Ford F-150 XL
  • 17-in. gray styled steel wheels
  • Fixed rear window
  • Manual climate controls
  • Vinyl-trimmed seating

2012 Ford F-150 STX

Silver 2012 Ford F-150 STX
  • 4-way adjustable head restraints
  • Body-color bumpers
  • Cloth-trimmed upholstery
  • Cruise control
  • Power sideview mirrors

2012 Ford F-150 XLT

Brown 2012 Ford F-150 XLT
  • Chrome bumpers
  • Color coordinated carpeting
  • Fog lamps
  • Overhead console with storage bins

2013 Ford F-150 Trims

The 2013 Ford F-150 provides technological enhancements such as voice-activated SYNC® infotainment technology with MyFord Touch® and high-intensity discharge headlamps. The XL trim is job site ready with a durable cabin and standard features. The STX adds a cohesive exterior design, while the XLT offers premium technology options. Discover the differences between the 2013 F-150 trim levels below.

2013 Ford F-150 XL

White 2013 Ford F-150 XL
  • 4-way manually adjustable front seats
  • Vinyl-trimmed seating
  • Dual-beam halogen headlamps
  • Remote keyless entry

2013 Ford F-150 STX

Blue 2013 Ford F-150 STX
  • Auxiliary input jack
  • Body color front and rear bumpers
  • Cloth-trimmed seating
  • MyKey® teen driver technology

2013 Ford F-150 XLT

2013 Ford F-150 XLT Red
  • Automatic headlamps
  • Fog lamps
  • Overhead console with storage bins and map lights
  • SYNC® voice-activated technology

2014 Ford F-150 Trims

The 2014 Ford F-150 boasts best-in-class hauling power and a Class V trailer towing capability of 11,300 lbs. Whether you need simple XL features or advanced XLT technology, there is a trim for everyone. Explore the 2014 F-150 XL, STX, and XLT model differences below.

2014 Ford F-150 XL

Silver 2014 Ford F-150 XL
  • 40/20/40 split front bench seat
  • Black stone guards
  • Four cargo box tie-downs
  • Six-speed automatic transmission with tow/haul mode

2014 Ford F-150 STX

Red 2014 Ford F-150 STX
  • Cloth-trimmed seating
  • Cruise control
  • Manual driver lumbar support
  • Power sideview mirrors

2014 Ford F-150 XLT

2014 Ford F-150 XLT blue
  • Color-coordinated carpet flooring
  • Manual front passenger lumbar support
  • SecuriCode™ keyless entry keypad
  • SYNC® in-vehicle connectivity

2015 Ford F-150 Trims

The 2015 Ford F-150 made rear seat access even easier with unique SuperCab rear doors that swing open 170 degrees. From the job site necessity filled XL to state-of-the-art technology only found in the Lariat, these light-duty trucks can tackle it all. Learn more about the 2015 F-150 XL, XLT, and Lariat trims below.

2015 Ford F-150 XL

Red 2015 Ford F-150 XL
  • Cloth-trimmed seating
  • Electric parking brake (3.5L V6 and 2.7L EcoBoost® engines only)
  • Electronic shift-on-the-fly with neutral towing capability
  • Three engine choices (3.5L V6, 2.7L EcoBoost®, or 5.0L V8)

2015 Ford F-150 XLT

Red 2015 Ford F-150 XLT
  • 17-in. silver-painted aluminum wheels
  • Automatic headlamps
  • BoxLink™ with four premium locking cleats
  • Remote keyless entry system

2015 Ford F-150 Lariat

2015 Ford F-150 Lariat Red
  • Automatic headlamps
  • Fog lamps
  • Overhead console with storage bins and map lights
  • SYNC® voice-activated technology

2016 Ford F-150 Trims

The 2016 Ford F-150 includes advanced safety and technology features that keep you connected and protected. Rely on the XL trim to quickly complete weekend errands or up the ante with the Lariat's luxurious features. View some of the differences between the 2016 F-150 XL, XLT, and Lariat models below.

2016 Ford F-150 XL

Silver 2016 Ford F-150 XL
  • 2.3-in. productivity screen screen (instrument cluster)
  • 4.2-in. display screen with audio controls (center stack)
  • Black vinyl flooring
  • Manual single-zone climate control

2016 Ford F-150 XLT

black 2016 Ford F-150 XLT
  • Fog lamps
  • Illuminated entry system
  • Power tailgate lock
  • SYNC™ Enhanced Voice Recognition Communications and Entertainment system

2016 Ford F-150 Lariat

2016 Ford F-150 Lariat blue
  • 10-way power adjustable front seats with lumbar support
  • Leather-trimmed upholstery
  • LED box lighting
  • Rear view camera with dynamic hitch assist

2013 Ford F-150 driving on highway towing a trailer

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