The 2017 Ford F-150 SVT Raptor is a new version of known and loved truck shown in 2010 as a big surprising and innovation in that truck market. There is a long list of features which caused a big acceptation from buyers, like the high-performed engine, off-road possibilities, much longer factory warranty and more. Now, it’s time for new in this car, in term of engine performances and speed challenges.
We actually haven’t sure yet how the new Ford F-150 Raptor will look like, but some things are already known. It’s a boxed steel truck made in two size – sportier 133-inch in wheelbase called Super Cab and Super Crew with 145 in wheelbase much roomier inside. The whole body is made of aluminum, which makes him much lighter and great for driving and stability. But, even the new truck is robust and muscles it still don’t have a proper suspension, which spoils its aspirators to off-road challenges. It’s large aluminum control arms up front with the wider rear end, but it’s still not much for best speed adventures. The only thing which helps him for more speed is 17-inch tires and lighter weight.
In inside features is important to mention new materials, like carbon fiber and leather, which give a nice level of luxury in 2017 Ford F-150 SVT Raptor. Besides that, the deeply bolstered sports seats up front give a support for the driver but with comfort in longer driving. There is plenty of space for five passengers, which is this care made for. It’s not too much if we said that there will be a rich and interesting infotainment system with modern technology, like navigation system, Bluetooth connectivity, HD radio, CD player and more.
Older buyers of F-150 Raptor remember the strong V8 under the hood, but with new 2017 Ford F-150 Raptor that custom has been changed. The new machine is 3.5-liter V6 twin-turbocharged EcoBoost engine which is the only option in this truck with 450 horsepower of strength and 405 pound-feet of torque. That’s because this engine provides sport-racing speed and with new improvements, like aluminum body, updated fuel system, cylinder heads, internals, dual-exhaust system, improved airflow and high-output engine exhales this engine is good enough for all challenges, but with better fuel economy, of course. This engine has 10-speed automatic transmission and four-wheel driving system, towards its off-road aspirations.