In light of many people trying to cut back on carbon emissions the compact 2024 Ford Maverick is a great option. For those who enjoy the thrill of a gasoline powered engine there is a standard turbocharged engine. But there is a fully hybrid option as well. The Maverick not only cuts down on tailpipe emissions, it will help you save at the pump on gas. In this review we look into these options, as well as others as we explore the 2024 Ford Maverick.
- Even though this smaller truck has a gasoline engine and hybrid setup it is able to tow a good amount.
- The drivetrain configuration delivers a smooth shifting driving experience.
- The versatility of the 2024 Ford Maverick provides a great vehicle for any sort of lifestyle that it may encounter.
- With the addition of the new Tremor off road package you can handle all sorts of terrain. This truck is truly able to handle anything you throw its way.
Is the 2024 Maverick still a hybrid?
There are two engines available for the 2024 Ford Maverick. Unlike previous model years, this model year the standard is a 2.0 liter gasoline engine. The hybrid is available as an option with a 2.5 liter engine mated to a hybrid battery to give it a better range as well! The 2.0 liter engine has an eight speed automatic transmission hooked up to it that provides a smooth shifting experience. The 2.5 liter hybrid system on the other hand sees a continuous variable transmission (CVT) behind it.
- 2.0 liter EcoBoost Engine (250 horsepower, 277 pounds of torque)
- 2.5 liter Hybrid Engine Setup (191 horsepower, 155 pounds of torque)
How much can the Ford Maverick tow?
When it comes to towing the Ford Maverick can tow a good amount. There has not been an official number given to the 2024 Maverick yet, however, if it is similar to the 2023 model year then you can expect to see the Maverick tow up to 4,000 pounds! In order to achieve this towing capacity the 2.0 liter EcoBoost engine and all wheel drive need to be selected.
What are the features of the 2024 Maverick?
Whether driving through the city, or making a roadtrip to the beach for the day, the Ford Maverick is able to handle it. This truck is truly built for every lifestyle. There is plenty of storage inside the cab to hold any sort of gear you bring along. A flex bed is equipped in the bed of the truck to give multiple ways to haul anything and everything. With this flex bed the tailgate can position at different angles to make loading and unloading easier. Here is a list of some of the other features that are available that sets the 2024 Ford Maverick apart from its competition.
- Available 10 tiedowns
- 110 volt outlets and pre-wired 12 volt leads
- Seating for 5 passengers
- Built in bottle openers
Are the Tremor and FX4 Trim Levels now on the Maverick?
Ford’s well known Tremor level seen on the Ford F-150 will now be available on the Ford Maverick, giving it a mean, aggressive, offroading look. There is also the well-known FX4 trim level which sees the 2.0 liter EcoBoost as a standard option as well as features such as front tow hooks, skid plates, and Hill Descent Control. The following list contains some of the features seen on the Tremor trim level.
- Black-Chrome Headlight and Taillights
- Off Road Tuned Suspension
- Rugged Off-Road Tires
- Increased Ride Height
The 2024 Ford Maverick has a starting price of $23,500. This is a great price for the options that are available! We would personally opt for the Tremor level as it will provide the capability to go wherever you may need to go. The hybrid setup is also a great selection as you will not have to stress as much on gas prices. There are plenty of features in this smaller truck to keep you going. Come check out the new 2024 Ford Maverick!