According to Ford Company, we can expect brand new model named 2017 Ford F 150 Raptor Shelby. This model is expected to come on the dealerships around the world sometime next year, probably in the first half of the year. This new model is definitely perfect truck for all enthusiast and lovers of Ford trucks. The Shelby appearance and so many high-performance improvements will make this model very attractive for all people and in the following review you can find out something more about this “super truck”.
2017 Ford F 150 Raptor Shelby – Notable Changes:
Compared to the regular F-150, there is going to be some minor tweaks from the outside. The changes are notable at the front fascia and here we can notice completely different front bumper. The bumper will feature large fog lights powered with LED system as well as large air intakes in order to improve the overall performance of the engine. Also, we can notice some sporty details on the bumper. Above the bumper, we can see amazing front grille that will be divided into two large parts. The upper and lower part will be the same and above upper part; we can see Shelby lettering. Also, from the hood to the front bumper we can see recognizable blue and white colors. The headlights of this model will be powered by the LED technology.
The front side also contains a polycarbonate hood. The rear side will have a personalized steel unit instead of the regular bumper on the F-150 model. At the sides, this model will ride on large and customized 18-inch aluminum wheels fitted with K02 all-terrain tires branded by BF Goodrich.
The cabin of the new 2017 Ford F 150 Raptor Shelby will contain a lot of high-quality materials including leather, wood, aluminum and carbon fiber. All seats in the cabin will have leather upholstery, but besides, on seats, we can expect leather on the steering wheel and on the dashboard, as well. Some of the other standard features inside the cabin will include, Bluetooth connectivity, Smartphone integration, Wi-Fi, cruise control, dual or even three zones climate control, so many safety features and many others as well.
2017 Ford F 150 Raptor Shelby – Engine and Acceleration:
The imminent 2017 Ford F 150 Raptor Shelby will be powered by a 3.5 liter V8 engine that will be capable of producing 450 horsepower. However, in this model, the max power output will be better thanks to the even 45 high-performance enhancements. The Ford added a high flow injectors, supercharger, huge cold air vents, as well as an aluminum heat exchange. After this improvement, the engine will be capable of delivering even 700 horses which are amazing. Also, we can anticipate Borla dual exhaust system. The acceleration from 0-60 mph with all improvements will be 6.0 seconds and the top speed will be 115 mph.
2017 Ford F 150 Raptor Shelby – Date of Arrival and Price:
The release date of the 2017 Ford F 150 Raptor Shelby will be at the beginning of next year. When it comes to prices, this model will have a starting MSRP of around $45.000 without engine improvements. If you want the version with 700 ponies, the starting MSRP will be $50.000.