2016 Ford F-150 SVT Raptor Release Date and Review

Rumors of the upcoming 2016 Ford F-150 SVT Raptor are spreading widely through the automotive sites. Rumors has it the pickup trucks will employ new EcoBoost engine to generate more power while keeping gas emissions as low as possible. The F-150 SVT Raptor is known for its very well performance in rough terrain that no other brands have the same capabilities at the time being.

2016 Ford F-150 SVT Raptor

There’s no doubt in anyone’s mind that the Ford F-150 SVT Raptor has been an absolute off-road beast since it was first launched in 2010. No other factory truck has ever come close to being able to do what the Raptor can. It was designed to haul the mail across desert two-tracks filled with whoops while also being able to crawl through tough trails. The Raptor has proven it can handle anything from sand, rocks, mud, silt and even snow all without sacrificing its great handling characteristics on the highway.

2016 Ford F-150 SVT Raptor Pickup Truck

Exterior

2016 Ford F-150 Raptor will use the same platform as the F-150. It means that there will be high-strength steel and aluminum. This truck has better weight than before and it has modern technologies in order to reduce the weight that is designed to improve the sales. This Raptor will offer the same body and chassis through new materials for impressive performance. The same change is also happened to the regular F-150. This truck is coming up with unique styling cues and it will be a bit different from the regular version of F-150. It is powerful and it is great with off-road capability for 2016 Ford F-150.

2016 Ford F-150 SVT Raptor Interior

Powertrain

Under the hood of a Ford F-150 Raptor has always been a powerful engine that is in line with the pick-up truck vehicle. It is about the engine that is part of the offer popular model F-150. It is a 6.2-liter V8 engine that is able to generate speeds of up to 411 horsepower. Will the new 2016 Ford F-150 Raptor run this engine or offer will be extended – still not officially known. According to some information, 2016 Ford F-15o Raptor will have in offer a 5.0-liter V8 engine. This engine with reduced vehicle weight provided better fuel economy. There are rumors that in offer could have found a 3.5-liter EcoBoost V6 engine. The performance of this the engine is as follows: 365 horsepower with 420 lb feet of torque. This is a very powerful engine and would significantly improve the performance of the vehicle. But, there is a dilemma. Ford F-150 Raptor is always driven by a V8 engine, and fans of this truck are used at this facility. But the fact is that potential buyers want a powerful truck with great performance and believe that the company will make the right decision in this segment.

2016 Ford F-150 SVT Raptor Release Date and Price

Speaking competition, the 2016 Ford F150 SVT Raptor will have Chevrolet Silverado 1500, GMC Sierra 1500 and Dodge Ram 1500 in the list. Launch timing is expected to due in early 2015. Meanwhile, pricing remains unknown right now. Some sources said that the pickup trucks will have a slightly higher price than the previous one, it will command $46,000 for base model. Stay tuned for more informations in the future.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *