2017 Ford Raptor F150 : Redesign and Preview
Ford Raptor : Overview
For several years, Ford Ecoboost navigates his name. E filing of EcoBeast denomination could signal more advanced development the sportier models of the brand.
The petrol engines with direct injection and turbo are called Ecoboost Ford for several years. Depending on the circumstances, these engines are able to increase the percentage of petrol against diesel (in Europe), or 4 and 6 cylinder face 6:08 cylinders (in the United States).
Now, Ford could drive this technology sportier models, and the deposit of the name could be a clue. This ESGT that the brand is preparing a wide range of vehicles: Focus RS, F150 Raptor, the various versions of the Mustang or a possible new GT.
Under these auspices, the Detroit show seems very powerful side in Ford..
Ford Raptor F150
During the presentation of its new F150 Raptor, Ford has carefully avoided revealing power. But Raj Nair presented the value of power, which is actually higher than for the outgoing model, despite the loss of two cylinders.
The new F150 Raptor only illustrates the evolution of the truck market in the United States: a large and still be able to tow a heavy load, but more environmentally conscious through the rationalization and downsizing. With its aluminum shell, the F150 reduces its mass, a great benefit of its consumption and its payload, and the advanced version of Raptor trades its atmospheric V8 6.2 liter against a 3.5-liter supercharged V6.
A unit whose power has just been announced as more than 411 hp of the outgoing model. Raj Nair finally revealed this power value during a television interview with Fox Sports. And this new model and show … 450 hp Torque should easily exceed 588 Nm 6.2L V8, the 3.5-liter V6 Ecoboost base (375 hp) already develops 570 Nm. This engine is mated to an automatic transmission 10 reports.