The 2023 Ford F-150 Raptor R will certainly holler to life on July 18, yet epic supercharger producer Whipple currently has a set for the vehicle. The Raptor R’s V8 is currently supercharged per Whipple’s listing, yet Whipple claims its system can sustain greater than 2,000 horse power with the ideal parts as well as setup.
Whipple claims its supercharger includes a brand-new intercooler layout with greater than two times the quantity of the supply blower. The double inlet/outlet arrangement is made to enhance cooling down over the supply system, Whipple insurance claims. A 132 mm throttle body as well as 145 mm cool air consumption supply enormous air as well as gas for harsh power as well as torque.
The business makes it clear that the supercharger set is just meant for usage in competitors as well as keeps in mind that it should not be mounted on vehicles indicated for day-to-day roadway driving. That stated, a number of states in the Midwest as well as South do not have very stringent discharges demands, so the Whipple set might slide via the evaluation (or absence of evaluation) procedure.
The Raptor R is reported ahead with the supercharged 5.2-liter V8 from the Mustang Shelby GT500 Because automobile, it makes 760 horse power as well as 625 pound-feet of torque, so the vehicle will not be injuring for power from the manufacturing facility. We do not understand much regarding attributes or choices yet however anticipate the exact same off-road go-fast little bits from the conventional Raptor.
Ford hasn’t described specifics on rates or launch day yet, yet anticipate to see a substantial costs over the “regular” Raptor. The 2022 Raptor begins at simply over $70,000 after location, so the R’s price might slip precariously near to the six-figure mark with devices as well as choices.