A brand-new Ford Ranger implies it must be time for a brand-new Hennessey Efficiency VelociRaptor Ranger? Obviously. This moment, nevertheless, points have actually transformed from the VelociRaptor Ranger we drove in2019 At that time, Ford really did not develop a Ranger Raptor for the united state from the manufacturing facility, so Hennessey’s remodeling was one method to obtain where Ford would not go. That vehicle took the supply 2.3-liter four-cylinder from 270 horse power as well as 310 pound-feet of torque to 360 hp as well as 440 lb-ft., as well as included great deals of off-road particular elements for a rate beginning at $19,950 in addition to the contributor automobile expense. With the brand-new Ranger Raptor formally a point, the Texas receiver required to relocate the goalposts. The brand-new vehicle is constructed atop the Raptor trim as well as called the VelociRaptor 500 Raptor in honor of its power result.
In several methods, this is the pick-up matching of Hennessey’s VelociRaptor 500 Bronco revealed a month back; the Bronco as well as Ranger Raptors are both powered by Ford’s turbocharged 3.0-liter EcoBoost V6. A high-flow consumption, high-capacity front intercooler with a blow-off shutoff, as well as brand-new engine administration software application obtain that mill breathing more difficult as well as much deeper. As opposed to the supply vehicle’s 405 hp as well as 430 lb-ft, the VelociRaptor 500 Ranger makes 500 hp as well as 550 lb-ft.
Hennessey sensibly left the Fox 2.5-inch Live Shutoff inner bypass shocks alone. Outside upgrades feature the LED lights in the brand-new VelociRaptor front bumper, a brand-new back bumper that complies with the lines of the supply system, as well as 18- inch alloy wheels on 35- inch tires, that rubber 2 inches bigger than on the supply vehicle. Inside, Hennessey’s stitched headrests are color collaborated with the red-trimmed seats, as well as there’s a collection of all-weather flooring mats down ahead.
The Texans restricted the previous VelociRaptor Ranger to 500 systems. This’s allegedly obtaining a manufacturing run of simply 200 systems for the 2024 version year, every one featuring a 3-year/36,000- mile service warranty. Orders are open currently with Hennessey or Ford suppliers, manufacturing starts towards completion of this year. The cost begins at $24,950 in addition to the $56,960 MSRP for the Ranger Raptor, concerning $82,000 prior to alternatives as well as tax obligations.
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