The car model is manufactured by Ford company and it made
its first appearance in the North American auto show in
It was introduced in 2010 and up to today, there is no
major rival to it. The new model pickup comes with
2017 Ford F-150 Raptor exterior design has
improved features to improve its aesthetic appeal to
customers. It has a grille, the back and front have full
LED lighting, fat tires of 35 inches.
In addition, it has unique fenders which give it a strong
and masculine look. These fenders are bulkier and rugged
in comparison to the other models in the market of pickup
Its chassis shares the modern aluminum construction with
a steel frame to enable the new model to penetrate rugged
paths which other cars are not able to use.
2017 Ford F-150 Raptor Interior
It is highly expected that the 2017 model will be
superbly styled to satisfy the buyers. The materials and
gadgets used to style its interior view will be top
class. The interior specs will include among others the
Two cab configurations in the truck beds.The cabs will
have varying wheelbase, 145 inches super crew and 133
inches super cab.
The 2017 Ford Raptor F-150 has a completely new
engine compared to the old one of 6,2 liter V8 that was
producing 411 hp. The new make of the engine will be 3,5
liter V6 twin-turbocharged model engine. with a 450
horsepower and 450 lb-ft of torque. Fuel Economy
will be 15 mpg in the city and 21 mpg on the highway. The
new F-150 Raptor accelerates 0-60 mph in 6.2 seconds and
reaches a top speed of 100 mph.
This four wheel drive pickup truck will
have 10-speed automatic transmission with manual
shifting mode. Although most of its exact figures are not
yet out in the public domain the above are tentatively
Price and release date
Expectations are that the pickup truck will be available
in showrooms in 2016. Its price is expected to double
that of the current Ford F-150. Speculation is that the
price of the model will be to the tune of $50.000-
$53.000 for the base model. Models with full
equipment will cost a bit more.
The performance levels of the model will be high compared
to the preceding brands. This will enable it manoeuvre
crude path terrains like climbing rocks. Its shape and
grille will be the same as those of the first generation
From the above review its clear that the new 2017
Ford F-150 will be a great improvement to the
previous models. It will have excellent off the road
technology installed in it, higher and better performance
and tuned suspension.
Its engine is completely new and the exterior and
interior have been redesigned to cater for the many
tastes and preferences of the customers.