2011 Ford F-150  RealSafeCars76Safety Rating

#3 of 2011 Pickups

#70 of all 2011 vehicles


Pictured: 2018 Ford F-150
The F-150, a mainstay of Ford's lineup for decades, is a large pickup with seating up to 6. With optional all-wheel drive (AWD), it can easily bypass mud and snow. Strong on technology, it has offered Android Auto and Apple CarPlay since 2017. The Ford F-150 packs some potency, exceeding the average horsepower for its class. Ford offers a 3-year, 36,000-mile basic warranty, and a 5-year, 60,000-mile powertrain warranty on its lineup.


The 2011 Ford F-150 is below average compared to all vehicles.

Comparison to all vehicles.  This plot shows RSC safety scores on the horizontal axis vs. the number of vehicles with each safety score (depicted by bar height and percentages at the bottom). Colors reflect vehicle safety, ranging from red (not that safe) to green (safer). For reference, a score of 0 implies a 0.15% chance of driver death (13% chance of driver injury) over 15 years, and a score of 100 reflects a 0.016% chance (1.4% chance of driver injury). The 2011 Ford F-150 has a score of 76, implying a 0.048% chance of driver death (4.3% chance of injury).

We estimate that the 2011 Ford F-150 has a vehicle lifetime fatality chance of 0.0476% and a vehicle lifetime injury chance of 5.4396%, meaning the average driver has a 0.0476% chance of dying in an accident if they drive the car under regular conditions for fifteen years, and a 5.4396% chance of being injured.

Compared to the average vehicle, the 2011 Ford F-150 is 1% less likely to result in a fatal accident. Compared to other pickups, the 2011 Ford F-150 is 14% less likely to result in a fatal accident.


And it is about as safe as many comparable models.

9733Nissan TitanGMC Sierra 1500Kia SedonaToyota TundraChevrolet SilveradoNissan XterraDodge Ram 1500Toyota SiennaFord TaurusDodge Grand CaravanToyota FJ CruiserFord F-150Comparison to similar models.  This plot compares the RSC rating of the 2011 Ford F-150 with its main competition. Models are plotted on a scale from 33 to 97. The 2011 Ford F-150 is safer than the 2010 Nissan Titan, the 2011 GMC Sierra 1500, the 2011 Kia Sedona, the 2011 Toyota Tundra, and the 2011 Chevrolet Silverado and less safe than the 2011 Ford Taurus, the 2011 Toyota Sienna, and the 2011 Dodge Ram 1500. It is about as safe as the 2011 Nissan Xterra and the 2011 Toyota FJ Cruiser.

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