Hennessey Builds 605 HP Twin-Turbo Ford F-150 Raptor

The Ford F-150 SVT Raptor 6.2 gives Dearborn's purpose-built off-roader an extra dose of power. Hennessey's 600-hp, twin-turbocharged version of the 6.2 gives it an Olympic-sized swimming pool full of testosterone. » 6/22/10 4:15pm 6/22/10 4:15pm

2010 Ford F-150 SVT Raptor 6.2: First Mud Bath

Externally, the 2010 Ford F-150 SVT Raptor is indistinguishable from the 2010 model. But under its skin lives a brand-new, 6.2-liter, 411-hp V-8. We didn't desert race it, but we did cover it in two inches of mud. » 5/19/10 12:30pm 5/19/10 12:30pm

2010 Ford F-150 SVT Raptor: First Swim

Headed to Montauk with the 2010 Ford F-150 SVT Raptor there was one thing I had to get: a picture of all four wheels off the ground. I got it, but it turns out that's not the Raptor's point. » 12/17/09 2:00pm 12/17/09 2:00pm

2010 Ford Raptor SVT Named "Truck Of Texas"

The Texas Auto Writers Association, made up mostly of people whose work you've never seen, has named the Ford F-150 Raptor SVT the "Truck of Texas." We question the decision makers but not the decision. Like Katemcy, the Raptor rocks. » 10/19/09 1:00pm 10/19/09 1:00pm

2010 Ford F-150 SVT Raptor: First Drive

SVT engineers had a choice: make another Lightning or do something no manufacturer has ever done before — produce a high-speed off-road super truck. The 2010 Ford F-150 SVT Raptor, the fastest off-road vehicle we've ever driven, is the result. » 8/24/09 12:00am 8/24/09 12:00am

Enthusiasts Ask Ford To Build Crew Cab SVT Raptor

Last week, PickupTrucks.com reported Ford's received numerous requests for a crew cab version of their upcoming off-road-ready, desert-running SVT F-150 Raptor. » 6/29/09 5:15pm 6/29/09 5:15pm

Ford Raptor Snorts And Snarls In "Born In Baja" Trailer

This less sedate sneak preview for Ford's upcoming "Born in Baja" film features lots of snarling and grunting coming from the race-prepped Baja 1000 2010 Ford F-150 SVT Raptor. Headphones and high volume recommended. » 6/08/09 3:45pm 6/08/09 3:45pm

Ford F-150 SVT Raptor Pricing Starts At $38,995!

According to a catheterized pickup truck-lover at PickupTrucks.com, the base price for the 5.4-liter V8-equipped 2010 F-150 SVT Raptor will be $38,995. That's only $3,000 more than a well-equipped F-150 FX4! » 4/18/09 1:30pm 4/18/09 1:30pm

Insurance Company Hoons Ford F-150 SVT Raptor

Visitors to last week’s Barrett Jackson auction were in for a surprise: demo laps on a dirt track in the Ford F-150 SVT Raptor. Hagerty Insurance Agency captured the experience on video. » 1/19/09 12:00pm 1/19/09 12:00pm

2010 Ford F-150 SVT Raptor Takes To The Air

You know how half of you have been bellyaching about the footage of the newly unveiled 2010 Ford F-150 SVT Raptor » 11/06/08 4:30pm 11/06/08 4:30pm and how your 1987 Subaru Brat could take those sand piles? Let's see your all-wheel-drive box try what the Raptor does in this slow-motion aerial ballet put on in the desert outside of Vegas. This looks so…

2010 Ford F-150 SVT Raptor: First Ride

Ford took us into the desert dirt outside of Las Vegas today to show us a new stock truck package for the 2010 F-150 that looks like it may set the off-road world ablaze. It's called the F-150 SVT Raptor » 11/04/08 12:00am 11/04/08 12:00am. Thanks to upgrades like internal bypass FOX Racing Shox, a seven-inch wider track and an upgraded front…

Ford F-150 Raptor Hits The Trail For More Video Teaser Action

Like other outlets » 10/31/08 2:01pm 10/31/08 2:01pm, we too received a special "CONFIDENTIAL" package via DHL from Ford SVT this morning. Inside was a CD with the following video clip of the Ford being put through its paces in some unnamed desert. Looks like the truck is able to gobble up some pretty serious terrain at some pretty serious speeds.…

Ford F-150 Raptor Teased In Online Video

The yet-to-be-revealed Ford F-150 Raptor » 10/31/08 1:00pm 10/31/08 1:00pm is set to be one of the most interesting vehicles to come from the SVT division, eschewing street performance for off-roading prowess. Here we get some teaser video of the truck in its element. The actual details on the Raptor are still largely under wraps, but the suspected…

2010 Ford F-150 Raptor Spotted Not Going Off-Road

Ford's "Raptor", the road-ready yet also apparently ready-for-Baja racer version of the 2009 Ford F-150 has been spotted not utilizing its big ol' suspension and tires. Some are suggesting the truck's future may be in jeopardy, what with above-four-dollar gas and all. But it would be something of a shame if this never… » 7/08/08 9:40am 7/08/08 9:40am

2009 Ford F-150 Raptor Inching Closer To Full Monty

Mike Levine over at Pickuptrucks.com has some new spy photos of the much-anticipated (by Ford fan-boys) 2009 Ford F-150 Raptor, the factory rock-basher Ford plans to "drive... right up Toyota's ass." These pictures start to show off the new nose punctuated by a stamped mesh grille, and you even get a glimpse of the… » 6/19/08 12:00pm 6/19/08 12:00pm

Dealers Shown Ford F-150 "Raptor" With SVT Badge, Told To "Drive…

Oh yeah, baby, it's on. Details on the expected off-road edition — the so-called "Ford F-150 Raptor" are beginning to leak out of Ford's dealer product preview currently underway in Las Vegas (that's gotta be a sober get together). Apparently the blue oval boys are pretty excited about the pending master of the… » 4/10/08 10:40am 4/10/08 10:40am