It’s eventually listed here. Ford has unveiled a a lot more hardcore variation of the F-150 Raptor, the 2023 F-150 Raptor R. As expected, the Raptor R is powered by the very same 5.2-liter supercharged V8 as the Mustang Shelby GT500.
With that beast of an motor below the hood, the Raptor R has 700 horsepower and 640 pound-toes of torque, which is just 2 horsepower and 10 lb-ft. shy of what you get with the Ram 1500 TRX. Whilst the motor mainly carries over unchanged in the Raptor R, Ford did give it a few tweaks to give it far more lower- and mid-vary torque. The V8 is mated to a 10-pace computerized transmission and typical four-wheel drive.
There are some other updates as effectively, like a bigger oil pan, new oil cooler and a larger ingestion. The Raptor R also will get a larger aluminum driveshaft, a new entrance axle and an lively exhaust procedure. The Raptor R is built to consider on anything you can toss at it many thanks to its Fox Live Valve shocks and massive coil springs. The Raptor R has 13 inches of wheel vacation in the front and 14.1 inches in the rear. It has a 13.1 inches of ground clearance and rides on 37-inch tires.
In phrases of styling there are a number of changes, like the hood’s dome size has improved about an inch, though the grille, bumpers and fender flares are painted in black. There are also orange R badges on the grille, electrical power dome and tailgate. Within the Recaro seats are wrapped in black leather and Alcantara suede. Carbon fiber trim has also been included.
Generation of the 2023 Ford F-150 Raptor R is scheduled to begin late this calendar year, but Ford is presently taking orders. The pricing for the Raptor R commences at $109,145.