Ford has set the bar soaring for the plant performance off-road trucks when the company introduced the 2010 model F-150 Raptor. This model demonstrated the aggressive side of the Ford F-150. Furthermore, the truck was exclusively constructed for the desert driving with a performance-adjusted suspension system and sophisticated off-road skill. Also, the broader body for better stability vented hood, distinctive front bumper and fenders offered the truck an impressive posture both in on-road and off-road conditions. Now, Ford has redesigned
this model for the 2017 model year. The all-new 2017 Ford F-150 Raptor was unveiled at the 2015 intercontinental Auto Show in Detroit. The new model has been completely redesigned to make it stronger, smarter, more competent and efficient than before. In conclusion, it will be powered by an all-fresh high-output EcoBoost powertrain that offers the new model higher power and twist than those of the earlier model.
2017 Ford F-150 Raptor Exterior
The iconic external style of the all-new Ford F-150 Raptor 2017 makes it immediately identifiable. The body and the bed of the new vehicle are constructed with almost unbreakable materials, like high-potency, military-rating, aluminum alloy that reduces its body weight by 500 pounds when compared to that of the 2014 model Raptor. Furthermore, this, in turn, makes the vehicle to offer better performance and fuel economy.
The new model Raptor will get a set of 17-inch alloy wheels with all landscape TA KO2 tires from BF Goodrich and with the standard bigger FOX Racing Shox for better navigation.
In addition, the tires also assist the new vehicle in handling the power sharing between the front and back wheels in a better way. And, it will also be offered with the brand-new Terrain Management System that allows drivers to have better-driving dynamics of Ford new Raptor easily according to ecological conditions.
From the striking outside looks to its sophisticated technology, the current Raptor has been on the cutting edge at all times. Following the success of this model, the new model Raptor will prolong to be the innovator in style and performance. Furthermore, with its unique signature front grille, fenders, standard double exhaust, fresh LED lighting, a 360-degree camera, and impressive tailgate.
New Ford F-150 Raptor 2017 Interior
The 2017 Raptor comes with a more luxurious and comfortable cabin than that of the earlier model. The cabin comes equipped with intensely bolstered sport seats in the front with contrasting sewing, a few carbon-fiber pronunciations. Also, there is a brawny, curved steering wheel with big paddle shifters. The 2017 Ford F-150 Raptor cabin comes crammed with a plethora of “Raptor” emblems, in addition to greater overall luxury and comfort than before, with all options and safety devices of a modern truck.
The new F-150 Raptor 2017 have a big life-size display, similar to that of the standard Raptor. As a result, it is located in the driver’s meter bunch and shows countless pages of information, ranging from off-road data to the engine to mechanical figures.
This time, the engine section of the all-new 2017 Ford F-150 Raptor gets many updates. The new truck will get its power and torque from a V6, twin-turbocharged EcoBoost power plant with the displacement of 3.5 liters. This will deliver the vehicle the essential power and torque of 450 ponies and 440 lbs per foot respectively. Furthermore, the power unit will be paired with a ten-velocity mechanical transmission to send power to the wheels. Through this powertrain, the new Raptor F-150 attains the 60 mph speed from the static mode in 5.5 seconds and gets the top speed of 140 mph. In conclusion, the new F-150 Raptor will be provided with the all-wheel-drive system as standard.
Although Ford does not yet reveal the base cost and the release date of the 2017 Ford F-150 Raptor, it is expected that the new vehicle will be out for sale during the concluding part of 2016 with the starting price of $ 51,000.