2017 Raptors on the way to China
Ford is sending a boatload of new 2017 F-150 Raptor trucks to China, according to a recent press release.  Though pricing hasn’t been finalized, american luxury vehicles typically sell at a premium in this market.  While roads are typically crowded and tight in China, we expect a few Chinese... Read more
Portable Tailgate Raptor Stereo from ION Audio Coming Soon
ION Audio has announced the new officially licensed Ford Raptor Tailgater Portable Audio system.  A great addition for your 2017 Ford Raptor, this portable stereo will have people rocking out around your truck when the day is done.  Featuring an FM/AM Tuner and Bluetooth capability, this stereo system is... Read more
Free “Raptor Assault” Driving School for all 2017 Owners
2017 Raptor owners now have an exclusive opportunity to attend the Ford Performance Racing School in Grantsville, Utah.  Provided free of charge by Ford, owners will have the chance to attend a one day school in which they will receive training in the classroom and on the school’s off-road... Read more
2017 Raptor SuperCrew Hits 60mph in 5.3 Seconds!
John Hennessey, owner of Hennessey Performance, recently took a spin in the new 2017 Ford Raptor.  As Hennessey Performance is known for making fast cars even faster, John wanted to show off the base line performance of the truck.  We’ve seen a few 0-60mph tests so far, but John... Read more
“You couldn’t make a vehicle this good in the aftermarket”
“You couldn’t make a vehicle this good in the aftermarket” is what Outside Magazine thinks of the 2017 Ford Raptor.  They continue heaping praise on the truck including this list of likes: Even money-no-object, you couldn’t make a vehicle this good in the aftermarket. Not only is it capable,... Read more
2017 Raptor Rollout Delayed

2017 Raptor Rollout Delayed

News December 10, 2016 0

Some of the estimated 15,000 Raptors and F-150 models with the new 10 speed automatic transmission have been held back to ensure quality, representatives from Ford said this week. “Launches are complex, and every one of them presents different challenges and opportunities,” Ford said in a statement. “Our process... Read more
The Hennessey VelociRaptor 6X6 is the Raptor you never asked for, but wanted anyway
Hennessey Performance, the Texas based auto tuner who has pumped out high performance Corvettes, Mustangs, Vipers and more, is already poised to jump into the 2017 Raptor market.  While the company plans to offer a $22,500 600+HP package for the new 2017 Raptor, the real news is the Velociraptor... Read more
2017 Raptor Build and Price Now Available
Ford’s official Build and Price Configurator is now available for the 2017 Raptor.  Though customers have been ordering Raptors through dealers for several weeks, Ford just now launched their online system.  The system will match you up with a dealer in your local area for ordering, and if any... Read more
Raptor Magazine at the State Fair of Texas
What’s better than Fried Oreo’s, Fletcher’s Corny Dogs, and a picture with Big Tex? A chance to check out the 2017 Ford Raptor in person.  The State Fair of Texas, an annual tradition in Dallas, TX since 1886 always features the latest and greatest trucks for Texas buyers. Raptor... Read more
Confirmed: 2017 Raptor has 450HP and 510TQ
Today, Ford Performance confirmed the twin turbo V6 ecoboost specifications we’ve all been waiting for – the 2017 Ford Raptor will have 450 horsepower and 510 lb-ft of torque.  This is a significant increase over the 2010-2014 Raptor 6.2L V8, which put out 411 horsepower and 434 lb-ft of... Read more