Ford unveils the F-150 SVT Raptor Special Edition off-road pickup

Ford has unveiled its new 2014 F-150 SVT Raptor Special Edition model in its popular truck line in Michigan, United States. Entering its fourth model year, the new 2014 F-150 SVT Raptor Special Edition kicks the existing package up a notch with significant interior and exterior enhancements. The manufacturer proclaims it to be the best Raptor ever introduced in the market. It is adorned with a high-performing and uncompromising off-road pickup and the advanced features found only in premium trucks. The new trim level has been enhanced with a variety of features to make the Raptor much bolder. The new SVT Raptor Special Edition will be available in Ruby Red Metallic and Tuxedo Black Metallic with box-side graphics. Both of these are newly introduced colors for Raptor and will be available only in SVT Raptor Special Edition. The new interior renovations brought in Special edition include Brick Red seat bolsters (with black inserts), cloth honeycomb highlights and a console top finish panel along with center-stack and door-panel accents. Besides, all the recent upgrades, SVT Raptor Special Edition will also have all of the features of 2013 model, such as beadlock-capable wheels, HID headlights, and SYNC with MyFord Touch. SVT Raptor Special Edition is powered by a 6.2-liter V-8 engine which proffers 434lb-ft of torque and 411 horses under the hood. It is mated exclusively to a six-speed automatic transmission accompanied by a tow and haul mode and SelectShift Automatic technology. Four wheel drive system featuring a shift-on-the-fly transfer case is also embedded to handle the power. It will also feature a Torsen limited-slip differential with 4.10 to 1 gearing for front axle and 4.10 to 1 gearing for rear axle along with an electronic-locking differential.

Ford has yet released only a couple pictures of the Special Edition model. The truck is slated to go on sale sometime this fall; however, a specific date has not been announced. Prices will also be announced closer to launch, later this fall. Photos of Ford F-150 SVT Raptor Special Edition [gallery include="15161,15160,15159,15158,15157,15156,15155" order="DESC"] Auto News Release Source : Ford