Posts Tagged ‘F-150’

New F-150 Raptor Wraps Up Initial Desert Durability Testing


new f-150 raptor wraps up initial desert durability testingFord’s toughest, smartest, most capable off-road truck ever – recently completed more than 1,000 miles of testing in the southwestern United States.

Over 1,028 miles of desert trail designed to parallel the Baja race course in Mexico, the 66-mile route featured a wide range of surfaces including fast sandy washes, deep-rutted silt beds, steep climbs in deep sand, and slow meticulous crawls through tight trenches. The truck topped speeds of 100 mph in places, slowing to 10 mph in others, for an average speed of approximately 50 mph. The 2017 Raptor is 25 percent faster than the current truck based on lap times.

2015 VelociRaptor 600 Supercharged Ford F-150 Truck – Dyno Tested [VIDEO]


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Ford F-150 Halo Sandcat


2015 Ford F-150 Halo Sandcat Front AngleFord, Xbox, 343 Industries and Galpin Auto Sports are celebrating the release of Halo 5: Guardians for Xbox One with a special version of the 2015 Ford F-150 that is so awesome, it could have been designed by the Master Chief himself.

The Ford F-150 Halo Sandcat is a one-of-a-kind vehicle inspired by Halo’s United Nations Space Command vehicle design. It will be on display at E3 2015.

Based on the all-new Ford F-150, the toughest, smartest, most capable F-150 ever, F-150 Halo Sandcat is special enough to have been officially designated the M552 codename by the United Nations Space Command – closely matching F-150’s official Ford codename, P552.

ROUSH Ford F-150 RT570


2014 ROUSH Ford F-150 RT570ROUSH® Performance expands its offerings in the truck market with the 2014 ROUSH RT570 F-150 package. The 2014 ROUSH RT570 features the high horsepower Phase 2 Supercharger system for the 5.0L engine that puts out an impressive 570HP and 530lb-ft of torque. That’s a gain of 210hp and 150 lb-ft of torque over the factory base performance!

“We’re extremely excited to expand our ROUSH truck offerings into the 5.0L powertrain F-150′s,” said Tim Wheeler, VP of Sales and Marketing of ROUSH Performance. “The RT570 is a great package that can be build on several F-150 models from the base XL up to the King Ranch and Platinum and includes both two-wheel and four-wheel drives!”

GeigerCars Ford F-150 SVT Raptor Super Crew Cab Beast Edition


The crew at Geiger Cars has prepared for us a very special surprise – it has made a stunning refinement for one of the most aggressive vehicles currently on the road – the Ford F-150 SVT Raptor. The first striking thing in this vehicle is its poison green exterior color, which was achieved by via foil wrapping.

Underneath the hood however, lies the true power of this Beast Edition – the inherent for the Raptor 6.2 -liter engine which was enhanced via high-tech tuning and now produces 572 hp (421 kW) and 712 Nm of torque, in comparison to the production 417 hp and 590 Nm.

2015 Ford F-150 Adds A Snow Plow Prep Option


Just in time for the cold winter time filled with snow adventures, Ford has introduced a new tool in its arsenal against Mother Nature. Brand’s new snow plow prep option will be an available option on the exclusive 2015 F-150.

In fact, the US automaker is the only one to offer a light-duty snow plow prep option across all cab configurations. This includes Regular, SuperCab and SuperCrew. The snow plow mode is activated via the push of a button. As a consequence, the vehicle temporarily turns off nonessential features to provide dedicated power for the plow.

Ken Block Shows His Vision For Ford F-150 RaptorTRAX


Hoonigan Racing Division’s Ken Block has prepared for us a brand new project: his vision for Ford F-150 RaptorTRAX. This is the ultimate backcountry snowboard expedition vehicle and it is as well the world’s fastest snowcat for backcountry snowboarding.

Block kept in mind this vehicle for years. It’s an absolute beast of a machine and has been built on the sound basis of F-150 Raptor pickup truck and later further enhanced by Special Vehicle Concepts in California.

2012 Ford F-150 SVT Raptor on Hell’s Revenge Trail in Moab, Utah


2012 Ford F-150 SVT Raptor on Hell's Revenge Trail in Moab, Utah - Muscle Cars BlogIf you thought the Ford F-150 SVT Raptor was only engineered for high performance in the open desert, here’s something that will change your mind. The Raptor takes on the ultra-tough off-road terrain of Moab’s Hell’s Revenge trail with its new Torsen front differential and grille-mounted video camera. Click on Read more to watch the video!

2012 Ford F-150 SVT Raptor Video


2012 Ford F-150 SVT Raptor expands off road prowess with new torsen front differential and off-road front camera. Watch Raptor in action.

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Ford F-150 EcoBoost Torture Test Episode 3: 24 Hours of NASCAR Track Testing


Check out the video of the F-150 as it runs a full day at full throttle. This is episode 3! – The Ultimate Blog for American Muscle Cars and Muscle Vehicles