The Ford Motor Company is not only a pioneer for all that’s automotive, but they have been at the forefront of introducing performance/hard-core off-roading variations of their trucks (and SUVs) with the latest to get the Raptor treatment being the all-new Ford Ranger Raptor that’s now destined for America.
The 2023 Ford Ranger Raptor is finally coming to America in what we see here, a wider and more fierce variation of the current Ranger that we recently had a brush in a few months back. Where things get exciting in the new Ranger Raptor destined for America start with its twin-turbo V6 that outputs 392 horsepower 430 lb-ft of torque. The new engine is mated to a 10-speed automatic transmission that has individual boost profiles for each of its gears.
With the new Ranger Raptor, Ford brought out a few more tricks by adding an active exhaust system with four profiles, Quiet, Normal, Sport, and Baja, which can be dialed up through a steering wheel button. There’s also a trick antilag option to momentarily increase turbo response by building boost – because why not!
To get down and dirty, the new Ford Ranger Raptor gets 2.5-inch Fox Live Valve shocks filled with Dupont Teflon-infused oil for special dampening characteristics when
By: Malcolm Hogan
Title: New Car Preview: 2023 Ford Ranger Raptor Headed to America
Sourced From: www.automotiveaddicts.com/76923/new-car-preview-2023-ford-ranger-raptor-headed-to-america
Published Date: Tue, 22 Feb 2022 19:42:19 +0000
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