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News: 2017 Raptor Performance Ratings

Lighter and Faster

The 2017 F-150 Raptor is more powerful and more efficient

By Steve Turner
Photos courtesy of Ford Performance

Ford Performance has long been promising that the new version of the F-150 Raptor would outperform its predecessor thanks to reduced weight and an efficient EcoBoost engine. Well, the official ratings are in and it looks like the engineers have delivered on that promise.
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Event: 9/11 Patriot Run 2016

Hero Cars

More than 125 Mustangs participated in the 13th annual charity cruise

By Steve Turner

In the wake of the tragic terrorist attack on September 11, 2001, the nation came together as one in support of those lost and the first responders that saved as many people as they could. At the time the nation vowed to never forget and at the same time we were encouraged to go on with our lives so the terrorists wouldn’t win. Life has definitely moved on, but Americans have not forgotten.
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Video: 2017 F-150 Raptor Shocks

Shocking Footage

Ford releases a new video detailing the FOX Racing dampers on the Raptor

By Steve Turner
Photos courtesy of Ford Motor Company

Leading up to the release of the highly anticipated F-150 Raptor, Ford has slowly clued us in on more details about this performance pickup. In its latest video installment, the company gives us more about the effects of the improved dampers on this truck.
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Video: F-150 Raptor Terrain Modes

Bring it On

No matter the terrain, the forthcoming Raptor can conquer it

By Steve Turner
Photos courtesy of Ford Motor Company

We know that the forthcoming F-150 Raptor pickup will be faster and more capable than its predecessor. Aside from reduced weight and a yet-unannounced power rating there are six reasons this truck is better suited to take on whatever you throw at it—the settings in the Terrain Management System.
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Video: 2017 F-150 Raptor Tires

Truck Traction

Ford details the performance tires that let the new Raptor dig its claws in

By Steve Turner
Photos by Ford Motor Company

As we await the arrival of the 2017 F-150 Raptor, Ford is slowly giving us more details about this next-gen performance truck. We know it will be lighter and faster than its predecessor, but we don’t know quite how much power it will make just yet. We do know it will produce more than the last version of the truck and to help put down that power it has a unique set of tires. Today Ford released details and video about the truck’s unique rubber.
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