Atelier Shelby built 700-horsepower Ford F-150 Raptor

June 11, 2015 at 9:51 pm

American Company Shelby produced the “charged” version of the pick-up Ford F-150 SVT Raptor, called Baja 700. The new model is based on the last generation of atmospheric eight-cylinder engine, uprated from 411 to “more than 700 horsepower.”

Ford F-150 Raptor picture

Ford F-150 Raptor pics

In the engine compartment of a pickup was mounted 6.2-liter engine, which the company added in the mechanical supercharger Whipple. Also, the unit received a new throttle body, the other injectors, upgraded cooling system and release Borla. It is assumed that the acceleration from zero to hundred kilometers per hour such car will take about five seconds.

Ford F-150 Raptor pics

Ford F-150 Raptor image

In addition to the motor, experts Shelby American also finalized the suspension, adapting pickup to overcome more serious off-road at high speed than the base model. The machine replaced springs and dampers, as well as set new 18-inch wheels and tires BFGoodrich K02.
There will be built 50 such vehicles, and the cost of improvements will be at least 45 thousand dollars. Given the price of the machine itself total price tag will reach 90 thousand dollars.

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