2019 Ford F-150 XL vs. XLT

2019 Ford F-150 XL
2019 Ford F-150 XLT

Considering getting behind the wheel of the 2019 Ford F-150? The two entry-level F-150 trims, the XL and XLT, are popular options among Buffalo drivers, as they prove affordable yet very capable. Still, these new F-150 models have quite a few differences to consider as you decide between them. Take a closer look with this comparison of the F-150 XL vs. XLT from Basil Ford.

Ford F-150 XL vs. XLT: Price and Features

One significant difference between the F-150 XL and F-150 XLT is what features they offer at their individual price points. There are a few more standard features on the XLT, but they come at a higher cost.

  • F-150 XL ($28,155 MSRP):
    • 2.3-inch productivity screen
    • Pre-collision assist with automatic emergency braking
    • Automatic high beams
    • AdvanceTrac® with Roll Stability Control
    • Rearview camera with dynamic hitch assist
    • SOS Post-Crash Alert System™
  • F-150 XLT ($34,160 MSRP):
    • Cruise control
    • Ford MyKey®
    • Ford SYNC® 3
    • FordPass™ Connect with a 4G Wi-Fi® Hotspot
    • SecuriCode™ Keyless Entry
2019 Ford F-150 XLT SuperCrew

Ford F-150 XL vs. XLT: Performance

Regardless of the model that Cheektowaga drivers select, performance specs will be the same. Rear-wheel drive comes standard on the F-150 XL and F-150 XLT, but it's possible to upgrade to four-wheel drive. Check out the details here:

  • Engines: Take your pick from a 3.3L V6 rated at 290 hp, a 2.7L EcoBoost® V6 rated at 325 hp, or a 5.0L Ti-VCT V8 rated at 395 hp.
  • Transmissions: A 6-speed automatic transmission is standard, while a 10-speed automatic is optional. 
  • Towing Capacity: The V8 engine allows for a maximum towing capacity of 11,400 pounds.
  • MPG Rating: The best mpg ratings from the XL and XLT are an EPA-estimated 20 mpg city and 26 mpg highway.

Make Your Choice at Basil Ford!

Make your way from Lancaster or Depew to Basil Ford to compare the F-150 XL vs. XLT in person, or check out the F-150 Raptor. Get in touch to schedule a test drive, and browse our Manager's Specials before you visit to find out how you can save on your F-150 purchase! Want to learn more about what your F-150 can do? Check out how Ford F-150 lift kits can revolutionize your drives in the Amherst area!