2017 Ford F 150 Raptor Price, Review, Colors

2017 Ford F 150 Raptor Front

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There are many truck announced to be released next year and we expect competence is going to be tougher than ever. Currently, Ford is the leader on the American market and despite the tough competence we won’t believe this is going to change. Ford announced comings of several trucks, modified and upgraded, and one of them is the 2017 Ford F 150 Raptor. American automaker will launch many improved truck thus it is difficult decide which one is going to be a high-flyer, but F-150 Raptor is surely one of the candidates. It is the member of the second generation of the Raptor and it is based on the F-150. This is going to be an interesting combination and even though we don’t have all the information about it, we can still make a rough picture about F-150 Raptor. You can read this review and see whether you like it or not.

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2017 Ford F 150 Raptor Engine

With Raptor and F-150 we have gotten used to various engine units that have different combination of power and fuel consumption, but it seems that 2017 Ford F 150 Raptor is coming with only one engine unit. It is announced that this unit will be the 3.5 liter EcoBoost twin-turbocharged six-cylinder. This engine resembles to the Raptor’s but still there are slight differences in performance between these two.

The 3.5l’s output is still unknown but according to the expert it will have more than decent figures. Estimated output is 450 horsepower which is enough for the truck this size and weight. On the other hand, torque is believed to exceed 500 pound-feet, but don’t take this to the bank and please wait for the official announcement. It can go from 0 to 60 mph in just five seconds which is astonishing since this is a truck. With the maximum speed of 140 mph it won’t be the fastest but surely will be among the top five.

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Interior and Exterior of 2017 Ford F 150 Raptor

The 2017 Ford F 150 Raptor took best of two worlds in terms of design. There are three trim levels: Regular, Super and Super Crew. New model is also going to be few inches wider than its predecessor. Ford seems to have found the ideal combination of steel and aluminum. New F-150 Raptor has a great power but also decent fuel economy. It is going to one of the most appealing trucks manufactured by this American automaker. Grille will be refreshed as well as bumpers and fenders.

2017 Ford F 150 Raptor Dashboard

In the cabin top-notch materials can be found. However, we won’t see any huge modifications inside. To tell you the truth, there is no need for major upgrades since everything has been working well, so far. All standard features will be included and the most interesting among them is probably the 4G LTE internet connection. The 2017 Ford F 150 Raptor is going to be equipped with lots of safety features hence you don’t need to worry about this aspect.

2017 Ford F 150 Raptor Exterior

Release date and price of 2017 F 150 Raptor Ford

New F-150 Raptor is going to cost few thousands of dollars more than its predecessor, around $52,000, and allegedly it will hit the market in autumn of 2017.

More info on www.caranddriver.com

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