Ford since time has proved its existence in off-road racing and as far as Ford trucks are concerned they sustain in this rising competency market without any glitch. In the queue of its trucks segment, Ford came with this tough, aggressive and furiously speedy F-150 SVT Raptor. It is a purpose-built model engraved in bold upon it- Capability and Durability. Taking a step ahead from the predecessor base F 150, Ford people have made certain changes in this model. Changes like Ford engraved grille, front bumper, vented hood and yes the most important visible Fox Racing Shox. These and few more changes combined together make Ford F-150 SVT Raptor an off-road flier-not comprising with its sporty looks. Let us take a descriptive look at its features.
The interior of Ford F 150 SVT well maintains its exterior and performance glory. It has a leather covered steering wheel mounted on neatly created dashboard. On its Auxiliary switchboard on center console are four pre wired switches for electrical accessories. On the same console also lands two switches to improve your drive and make it safer. The switches activate two different modes, Hill Descent Control and Off Road Mode. While on one hand the Hill Descent Control makes ride smoother and safer and steep declines the Off-road mode avails you better performance and handling while going for a an off-road ride.
Talking about the Exterior of Ford F 150 SVT Raptor, apart from the modifications made to bumper, grille, front fascia and fenders the major eye seeker are its 35” tall tires with 17” cast aluminum wheel designed in a way to absorb all impacts during extreme rides and another noticeable addition is the visible Fox Racing Shox which allows the shock to become stiffer and preventing the truck from bottoming out and about rest in the exterior it has aggressive tough looks of an off road ride.
While on one side it’s tough to find words to elaborate the efficient performance of Ford F 150 SVT Raptor and on another you can literally write bunch of papers. Ford has commendably achieved its target of presenting a off-road truck. The first in this performance glory comes the 6.2 liter V8 engine producing 310 horsepower and 495 nm torque taking the Ford F 150 SVT raptor at a top speed of 100mph with 0-60 mph sprint covered in just 8.0 seconds. Second important thing for an off-road truck is its tires, not just to handle the power but also to maintain the grip. The BF Goodrich all-Terrain TA/KO 315/70-17 tires impeccably serve the purpose with appreciated coordination with the 13.4 inches of usable travel in rear suspension and 11.2 in front.In all the all new Ford F 150 SVT Raptor is a brilliant piece of engineering serving your off-road and on road purpose and assuring safe and comfortable ride.