Have you been searching for the heavy duty truck with nasty and rugged outlook? Are you looking for the truck that will do lots of heavy duty jobs and even climb hills as well as cruise on most difficult terrain? If these are what you want you are not to bother as the best choice you need is the 2017 Ford F150 Raptor.
2017 Ford F150 Raptor: Design and Improvements
Starting from its tailgate to headlights and even to the engine and suspension, the 2017 Ford F150 Raptor has what it takes to take you to any destination. The nature of the terrain is of no essence when you mount on this wonderful and well improved vehicle. The exterior body is built with lightweight aluminum material which helps to not only improve the ruggedness but also the performance on all surfaces. Also this model is not about 500 pounds less in weight when compared with the previous model. Adding the high strength and the box style steel frame, you will stand chance of enjoying great and best-performance when you make this truck your choice. If you want to enjoy superior off-road experience you have to make this raptor your best choice as it is loaded with the off-road features. The front headlights are positioned in a way to make it look more rugged and the front bumper gave it the bold look while the air intake helps to increase the performance of the engine. These are the things that made this vehicle you when you need to do tough and heavy duty work.
While the outer part of this 2017 Ford F150 Raptor is already looking nasty, rugged and devil-like the interior is made so nice that users will be sure of enjoying pleasure in their cruise. It is designed with sport seats made with contrasting stitches endowed with carbon fiber accents. Also, it is made with contoured steering wheels as well as large paddle shifters. Apart from these, you will be captivated when you take a look at the large touch screen display on the dashboard. There are equally improved entertainment, comfort and pleasurable features associated with the interior of this truck which made it great for all pleasurable seeking site workers. You will get good sound system through quality speakers, Mp3, DVD and Audio players. Coupled with that, you will also get improved automatic air conditioning system with climatic control and others. In fact, your comfort and pleasure will certainly be assured when you make this vehicle your best choice.
Engine and Fuel Economy
The 2017 Ford F150 Raptor is coming with improved and well engineered engine option. The first engine is a 3.5-liter EcoBoost 24-valve engine with direct injection. This engine will improve performance and power output. It is expected to even deliver more power output than the 6.2-liter V8 engine of the predecessor. The power output of this engine is 450 horsepower and 434 lb ft of torque. The performance of this is among the reasons why users will certainly enjoy their cruise on any kind of terrain. More so, the engine efficiency is among the things that made this truck better than other competing brands in the market. For the fuel economy you will get 13 mpg for city and 15 mpg for highway.
Among the things that made this great truck superior and safe for all users is the quality of the suspension. There are also other wonderful safety features associated with this vehicle which made it better when you want a truck that will take you to construction site without problem. There are good airbags, seatbelts, climatic controls, good braking system, improved traction control, stability control, lane keeping assist, blind spot monitoring and lots more. As for the competitors, this 2017 Ford F150 Raptor include: 2015 Ram Power Wagon, 2015 Toyota Tundra TRD PRO and others.
Price and Release
The release date of the upcoming 2017 Ford F150 Raptor is not yet certain as the automaker has not released news about that. But it is expected to be in the market before the end of 2016 or at the beginning to 2017. The price of this wonderful truck is expected to be about $51,000.