Ford’s F-150 SVT Raptor is one of the most amazing things that appeared on the market lately because the company took its best pickup and combined it with a sport suspension and got a vehicle which is capable of conquering any kind of unpaved land. The company has just recently announced that it is getting ready to launch a refreshed version of this popular model and it appears that the newcomer will be born under recently formed Ford Performance brand. The 2018 Ford F-150 SVT Raptor will be more powerful, meaner and the smartest vehicle of its kind. The brand-new Ford F-150 SVT Raptor is almost ready to show its wild side. Let’s check all details about the upcoming model.

Design


The first and the most noticeable change of the upcoming will be in the form of a brand-new purpose-built frame. It will be the strongest one when it comes to F-150 lineup. It will be made out of high-strength steel and it will wear military-grade aluminum alloy exterior. Thanks to the high-strength alloy, the vehicle lost 500 pounds. The overall look of the upcoming model will be pretty similar to the outgoing one. The newcomer will keep the signature F-150 ponderous grille. There will also be bulges and hood bends. We sincerely hope that the vehicle will arrive with new high-intensity discharge headlights for better visibility, and that it really likely to happen. Thanks to its new design, new materials actually, the newcomer is expected to be better in terms of performance but it will also be a pure perfection when it comes to fuel efficiency.

Interior


We have already concluded that the 2018 Ford F-150 SVT Raptor will have an extremely powerful design, but what about the interior. The interior design of the vehicle has undergone some changes and most of them are related to materials used for upholstery. The cabin of the newcomer will be made out of high-end materials for the best driving feel. When you peek inside of the cabin, the first thing you will see is that the seats of the vehicle are upholstered in leather, so the comfort is guaranteed. Besides that, the cabin will be really spacious with ample headroom and legroom for the driver and passengers as well. A lot of technological features are also expected to arrive with the newcomer. The center console will be refreshed and it will now feature a new LCD color screen. There will also be an 8-inch touchscreen on the dash.

Engine

As for the engine, the customers will be offered two engine choices. The first engine option will be a V-6 EcoBoost engine capable of producing up to 365 horses 420 lb-ft of torque. The second engine option will be a 5.0-liter V8 engine. Of course, this is a more powerful option and it will enable you to get the maximum output of 500 horses.

2018 Ford f-150 SVT Raptor Release date

Some trusted sites claim that the new Ford F-150 SVT Raptor is expected to arrive on the market in 2015. We sincerely hope that this is true, because a great number of customers are eagerly waiting to buy this excellent vehicle.