I've towed my 5500lb loaded snowmobile trailer with my 2011 supercrew with no problems. Next week, I'm towing my '56 down to the F 100 Supernationals in Tennesee then up to Maine. Should be around 2500 miles. I just installed a Timbren SES kit to help reduce the suspension sag. It only took 10 minutes to install them, so when I'm done towing for the week, I'll put the stock bumpstops back on. The car will be towed to a few shows this summer also.
With a 6,000lb tow limit...not much, it could handle my old (now sold) 14' open car trailer with a small coupe on it but thats about it. One thing you have to keep in mind is that the suspension is vastly diffrent from a Raptor and a regular F150, regular F150s can tow about 9-12k (used it to tow my 24' enclosed for a seasson, now have an older 250) and raptors are limited to 6k and imho thats pushing it. I hate to say it but raptors are your play tow and maybe haul a snowmobile or atv (or 2 bikes) but for any real hauling get either a regular F150 or bigger.
-From someone that wants a raptor.
1997 Mazda Miata (DD)
2010 F150 (Tow vehicle/borrowed)
1984 Mazda RX7 (Track only, The Famine Car)
1995 24' Pace Shadow (Car trailer and garage)
1991 F250 - (The Freight Train) - Extended cab, 7.3IDI, 4X4, E40D, ATS 093 Turbo, 3" DP, 4" exhaust, beat to hell and back but still running (needs new body...)
well since no one else has... here is mine, which I toy my 5k dry 19ft toy hauler with. loaded up with gear and a rhino its about 7k and im very surprised at how well it tows it. sag isnt too bad to need anything else other than my weight distribution hitch.
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