2018 Ford F-150 vs 2018 Nissan Titan

2018 Ford F-150 vs 2018 Nissan Titan

It’s not unusual to see the number of new Ford F-150 models here at Brandon Ford in Tampa, FL, hit quadruple digits, which should tell you all you need to know about how we feel about the new Ford F-150.

But we’re not the only ones who love the new Ford F-150 lineup. It is America’s Favorite Truck, after all, and has been for the last 40 years and counting. We say “and counting” because the 2018 Ford F-150 lineup has been redesigned and revitalized for the new model year in some pretty huge and significant ways – including the addition of an all-new diesel engine option. All of this combines to make the 2018 F-150 the undisputed top pickup truck available. If you’re still unsure, this 2018 Ford F-150 versus 2018 Nissan Titan head-to-head model comparison will tell you all you need to know.

2018 Ford F-150


2018 Nissan Titan

450 HP & 510 lb-ft. (6) Highest Power Ratings (Number of Engine Choices Available) 390 HP & 394 lb-ft. (1)
Yes Diesel Engine Option? No
13200 lbs. Maximum Towing Rating 9740 lbs.
3270 lbs. Maximum Payload Rating 1630 lbs.

Comparing the 2018 Ford F-150 Lineup and 2018 Nissan Titan Lineup in Terms of Power, Diesel Availability and Capability

Let’s begin with the most exciting news for the 2018 Ford F-150 lineup – its first-ever diesel engine option. This all-new 3.0-liter Power Stroke V6 diesel engine option means you now have a total of six engine choices when picking out your 2018 F-150 at Brandon Ford in Tampa, FL. The most powerful of these engines offers 450 horsepower and 510 pound-feet of torque. The new Ford F-150’s impressive engine lineup also offers a maximum towing rating of 13,200 pounds and a maximum payload rating of 3,270 pounds.

Reading all of that probably makes you want to just run out and get a new F-150 right away, but we’re here to do a comparison, so let’s now move on to the 2018 Nissan Titan. We can’t really talk about an engine lineup for the new Nissan Titan because you don’t have an engine choice to make thanks to the 2018 Titan lineup only featuring one engine. This engine offers only 390 horsepower and 394 pound-feet of torque to go along with a maximum towing rating of only 9,740 pounds and a maximum payload rating of only 1,630 pounds.

To learn more about the features and capabilities of the 2018 Ford F-150 lineup, please reach out to our Brandon Ford staff in Tampa, FL.