Ford Argentina announced the launch of the new generation of Ford F-150 Raptor, designed by the team of Ford Performance with the aim of optimizing high-impact off-road driving.
The arrival of this new version to the local market strengthens the brand's product portfolio focused on SUVs, pick-ups and light commercial vehicles, and reinforces Ford's commitment to offer its customers in Argentina the latest global models.
The New F-150 Raptor is equipped with the 3.5L V6 Ecoboost bi-turbo engine de 456 CV of force and 691 NM of torque with auto start / stop system. Your automatic box 10 speed It features intelligent shifting capability specifically designed for maximum performance and efficiency. In turn, it offers manual mode with paddles at the wheel to give its users an even more sporty experience.
Additionally, the New F150 Raptor has four types of traction:
- 4 × 2 (2H): the pick-up works only with rear wheel drive.
- 4 × 4 Automatic (4A) - The truck operates in 4 × 4 mode as required and becomes an AWD vehicle.
- 4 × 4 high (4H): distributes the engine power 50:50 between the front and rear axles.
- 4 × 4 low (4L): it has a gearbox that multiplies the force on the wheels by almost 3.
In addition, it maintains the Terrain Management System with seven preset drive modes: Normal, Sport, Slippery, Tow / Transport, Snow Deep / Sand, Low and Rock crawl (exclusive to the F-150 Raptor). The new rear suspension, completely redesigned with a five-arm system with longer, more progressive coil springs that take this truck's capabilities one step further and allow for greater articulation.
On the other hand, its exterior design inspired by off-road racing presents a robust appearance representing the maximum expression of off-road performance. With its distinctive Raptor grille, it includes a carved crossbar and integrated LED lights that accentuate the truck's commanding stance.
It presents, in turn, a front bumper with imposing design It features front parking sensors, two rescue hooks, and a unique steel guard that provides protection for the engine and transfer case.
It has 35 ”diameter tires, shod on 17 ”cast aluminum wheels with a machined and painted finish to provide a rugged look. In the rear we find 100% LED lights, and an illuminated cargo box. It is factory equipped with a new spray-in box protector, providing maximum protection.
Also, it has Pro Power Onboard, an electric power supply system which allows customers to have the possibility of connecting different devices and using the truck as a power generator with capacity up to 2.0 kW.
The tailgate features a unique design, accented by the “FORD” applique. Raptor's exclusive rear bumper includes 2 integrated rescue hooks and dual exhaust outlets.
The New F-150 Raptor is a sporty, imposing, modern pick-up with advanced technology. its 12 ″ multi-touch screen with SYNC 4, compatible with Apple Car Play & Android Auto, it offers connectivity and wireless smartphone charger. In addition, it adds Satellite Navigator (GPS) and the sophisticated B&O Premium audio with 18 speakers including subwoofer.
Its interior stands out for high-quality leather upholstered seats and include a series of features that provide the greatest comfort: electric adjustment with up to 10 positions, electric lumbar adjustment, individual hot-cold air conditioning and front armrest that can be converted into a flat table.
Additionally, in terms of comfort, it is equipped with panoramic sunroof dual panel slide, keyless engine start and door opener, remote engine start and steering Electric Assisted (EPAS) with three modes: Normal, Sport and Comfort, guaranteeing an excellent response in the vehicle's command.
The New F-150 Raptor uses advanced technology applied to safety by including the package Ford Co-Pilot 360, the most advanced technology platform in the industry and with semi-autonomous systems that guarantee a reliable and pleasant driving.
It integrates Adaptive Cruise Control with Stop & Go, Lane Keeping System, Pre-Collision Assist with automatic emergency braking and pedestrian detection, Pro Trailer Back-Up Assist, Integrated 360 ° camera with split screen, System Blind Spot Information (BLIS) with Cross Traffic Alert, Automatic High Beam Control, Reverse Brake Assist, and Post-Collision Braking System.
In turn, in terms of active safety Complementary, the New F-150 Raptor is equipped with Hill Launch Assist (HLA), Stability Control (ESP), Electronic Descent Control (HDC), ventilated disc brakes on all four wheels
On the other hand, with regard to Passive security, includes eight airbags, five height-adjustable head restraints, Isofix safety anchors in the rear seats, a post-collision system with automatic activation of beacons, horn and door unlocking and an ultra-rigid structure with programmed deformation.
The New F-150 Raptor, which is produced in the United States, is available in four colors: Ebony Black, Oxford White, Velocity Blue and Wolf Gray. It will be available in dealerships in mid-November at a suggested retail price of 104.990 dollars.