2017 Ford F-150 SVT Raptor release date in Swansboro Jacksonville NC
It doesn’t take much to get the auto industry buzzing with excitement because there are quite a few things that happen each year that generate enthusiasm, but it’s been a long time since we have seen so much passion for a vehicle that isn’t even expected to be available for another 2 years.
If you haven’t heard yet, there will be an exciting addition to the powerful SVT lineup for the 2017 model year, and we can’t wait to see all that this puppy can do.
Unfortunately, we don’t have a specific 2017 Ford F-150 SVT Raptor release date in Swansboro Jacksonville NC, but we were told that Ford is hoping to begin production in 2016. There aren’t a whole lot of details released yet about the 2017 Ford F-150 SVT Raptor, but what we do know is that this is going to be the pickup truck to beat, like always.
Ford has a long lineage of producing powerful, fun, easy to handle pickups and the 2017 Ford F-150 SVT Raptor is no exception.
It will be constructed using only the highest of strength steel and aluminum for the frame and body, respectively. By utilizing Ford’s current construction procedure, the 2017 Ford F-150 SVT Raptor will be about 500 pounds lighter than any prior model year.
In addition to being one of the strongest pickups around, the 2017 Raptor will also be one of the most innovative and efficient vehicles around.
The all new 2017 Raptor will be powered by a brand-new 3.5L EcoBoost engine that will generate more power than the current rating of 411 horsepower and 434 lb.-ft. of torque. There will also be an available 6.2L V8 engine that will be paired with an all-new 10-speed transmission.
Fun features expected to be included in the 2017 Raptor are new, advanced LED lighting, improved camera quality, an all-terrain management system and a dual exhaust.