The Ford SVT Raptor Destroys Sales Records Like It Destroys Roads

Have you gone out and bought a new Ford SVT Raptor yet? No? Well, then you must be one of the only ones. Ford says that their latest über-truck is annihilating sales records so hard they've had to ramp up production like never before. » 9/12/13 10:09am 9/12/13 10:09am

Watch Tanner Foust Violently Assault The Nürburgring In A Ford SVT…

Why did Top Gear USA host and hooning legend Tanner Foust bring a Ford SVT Raptor to the Nürburgring? Because he could, that's why, which is the best reason to do something like this.
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Save Thousands On Gas With The EcoBoost Ford Raptor

Actually, this truck is not a Raptor, it's an EcoBoost-powered Ford F-150 with a Raptor frame-and-body swap. However it came to life, it's a more economical way to get your Raptor on without sacrificing power and torque. And Ford doesn't even build it. » 1/15/13 3:00pm 1/15/13 3:00pm

Go For A Dirty Ride In The Hennessey Velociraptor

Wait, you said your Ford F-150 SVT Raptor pickup is too slow and not thirsty enough? There's a remedy for that, and its name is John Hennessey. Texas is where you'll find him, up to his elbows in supercharger. » 7/23/12 3:40pm 7/23/12 3:40pm

Why Is Tanner Foust Driving A Ford SVT Raptor Around The Nürburgring?

A few of you noticed there was a special vehicle in the background of the insane Honda CR-V Nürburgring crash from this weekend. Specifically, a bright blue Ford SVT Raptor with none other than Tanner Foust in the driver's seat. » 4/10/12 4:30pm 4/10/12 4:30pm

Watch the 2012 Ford F-150 SVT Raptor play in the mud

FoMoCo gave the new 2012 Ford F-150 SVT Raptor a 4.10 Torsen front axle and a new front camera. Now, they've also given us this video of the newly upgraded off-roader playing in the mud and putting all 411 of its horses to work. Enjoy. » 10/03/11 10:30am 10/03/11 10:30am

2012 Ford F-150 SVT Raptor gets new toys, kills Molten Orange paint

Ford's 2012 model updates for the every-terrain F-150 SVT Raptor bless it with a few nifty new tricks, like a front grille-mounted camera. But it also decided kill the best Raptor color, Molten Orange. Why can't we have nice things? » 9/29/11 8:30am 9/29/11 8:30am

This is the six-door Ford Raptor limo

Why would you take the Ford Raptor, the ultimate off-road desert-slaying dream machine, and turn it into a six-door limousine? Because United Arab Emirates. » 9/05/11 2:00pm 9/05/11 2:00pm

Are Ford Raptor frames too weak for off-roading?

When a group of 14 Ford Raptor owners took to the desert for an off-road run in the spirit of what has become the quintessential hot-rod pickup, ten came back with bent frames. Is the Raptor too weak to play in the desert? » 7/11/11 4:00pm 7/11/11 4:00pm

Now you can finally live in your Ford Raptor

Every time we drive a Ford F-150 Raptor it's too short a trip. Why not extend the experience by moving into one with a tiny camper optimized for the truck's oversized body. It's perfect for outdoorsy types and drug smugglers. » 3/30/11 9:30am 3/30/11 9:30am

Hennessey VelociRaptor 600: First Drive

Hennessey Performance's "standard" Raptor is supercharged, produces 500 horsepower and is called VelociRaptor 500. Their new 6.2-liter Raptor produces 600 horsepower and is called the VelociRaptor 600. Creative? No. But who needs creativity when you've got two giant bumper-mounted turbochargers? » 8/05/10 1:00pm 8/05/10 1:00pm

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

For Sale: One Slightly Rolled Ford F-150 Raptor

A dealership owner rolled this SVT Raptor demo on his "private farm" so they didn't file a police report and sold it on eBay... with an original clear title. Hey, it's not damaged. It's broken-in. (H/T to Jason!) [eBay] » 4/23/10 1:30pm 4/23/10 1:30pm

2010 Ford F-150 SVT Raptor 6.2-Liter V8: Driven

Mike Levine at PickupTrucks.com scored the iPhone-found-in-a-bar of off-road pickup truck exclusives, with the first drive of the 6.2-liter V8-equipped Ford F-150 Raptor. So what's he think? In three words: "ultimate fantasy pickup." Suh-weet! He even got it dyno'ed! [PickupTrucks] » 4/23/10 9:00am 4/23/10 9:00am

Hennessey VelociRaptor 500: First Drive

VelociRaptor 500 is the perfect name for a Hennessey-built, supercharged, 500-HP Ford F-150 SVT Raptor. It's fast, it's scary, and it appeals to the reptilian side of your brain. Stalk! Hunt! Kill! » 2/10/10 3:00pm 2/10/10 3:00pm

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

More Power! Ford SVT Raptor Gets Upgraded 6.2-liter V8 For 411 HP

The biggest complaint about the Ford SVT Raptor is the paltry 320 HP 5.4-liter V8. Ford rectifies that error today, announcing the new 6.2-liter V8 with 411HP and 434 ft-lb of torque as an upgrade option. Upgrade price? $3,000. » 11/03/09 12:00am 11/03/09 12:00am

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

PickupTrucks.com Live Blogs Ford F-150 Raptor R At Baja 1000

In the scheme of awesome things to do on a November weekend, liveblogging the SCORE Tecate Baja 1000 from a beefed up 2010 Ford F-150 SVT Raptor R » 11/21/08 5:40pm 11/21/08 5:40pm is way, way high up on the list. Unfortunately that's not what Mike Levine from is up to but he is relaying reports from SVT which is out in the Mexican desert racing the…