The main goal of the manufacturer was to make a reliable and a very powerful truck which would be there to overcome any terrain and weather obstacle. Furthermore, 2017 Ford F-150 Raptor would have a great combination of exterior design, interior design and engine performances.
2017 Ford F-150 Raptor exterior
The lines and edges are sharp and they gave the impression of strength and rigidity. The overall masculine and aggressive look is only enhanced by grille and front bumper. Furthermore, this truck will have four doors and a very large cargo area for transportation of goods and materials. However, it is expected that the manufacturer will also offer a model with two doors. The cargo area can be opened or covered. The chassis will have a frame which is going to be made from steel. The overall aggressive and powerful looking exterior design is only enhanced by the usage of LED technology for headlights and taillights.
Details about interior design
No matter of the number of doors, new F-150 would certainly have two rows of seats and the capacity to receive five passengers. Even when they are all in the truck, there will be quite enough space and comfort for all of them. The installed functions and settings on the dashboard and steering wheel are going to be there to adjust driving to your preferences. Some of these will be climate and audio settings. Furthermore, there will me numerous technological gadgets installed, such as Bluetooth and USB connectivity. This would be very attractive to younger generations. Also, there will be numerous safety functions for the stability of the entire truck and its passengers.
Engine and Transmission
In order to keep this truck going, the manufacturer had to use a very powerful engine. This is why 2017 F-150 will be equipped with a 3.5 liter engine. We are talking about an EcoBoost engine which will be a V6 and it is able to have the capacity to produce 411 horsepower. The manufacturer opted for the incorporation of automatic transmission which will have ten speeds. Furthermore, for the overcoming of difficult terrains and weather conditions, the manufacturer will also include a four-wheel drive.
2017 Ford F-150 Raptor release date
The official presentation of 2017 Ford F-150 Raptor to the world market and thus to potential customers took place from the 15th to the 25th January 2015 during the 2015 Detroit Auto Show, Detroit, Michigan, the USA. However, it is speculated that the release for sales would not be possible before the first half of 2016.
Details about the price
We are still not familiar with the specific prices for specific trims and accessories packages, however, it is believed that the basic trim with the basic equipment package will cost at about $48,000. Upgraded trims and models are going to be higher for couple of thousands of dollars.
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