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Old 09-30-2016, 08:36 PM   #1
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2017 Ford Raptor

Anyone else excited for this? Just looking at it raises my testosterone and makes me want to wear a monster energy drink hat.

450HP 510 lb-ft of torque.
$85,000 full option though and dealers here are price gouging like no tomorrow



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My friend told me the other day he have one on order and is in the 90k range. It got alcantara headliner and carbon fiber inside.
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just ordered a few dozen
off to China they go of course
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Old 09-30-2016, 10:30 PM   #5
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the new raptor is a beast! $60k US is absolutely fully loaded but not a ton more than the previous generation
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did they at least re-enforce it to be stronger then this POS? i want to take real jumps
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when u start using aluminum, rivets, and adhesives to build trucks. u know that thing is built weak.

looks good, but cheap underneath with cost saving production methods. cut corners but consumers wont know a difference.

turning almost into like a honda ridgeline, all about novelty and looks, but no real hard contents.

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when u start using aluminum, rivets, and adhesives to build trucks. u know that thing is built weak.
That's military grade.
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That's military grade.
doesnt matter what they spin it as. ford marketing loves to fool u.

aluminum should have no place on a civilian use truck.
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Old 10-01-2016, 10:06 AM   #11
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doesnt matter what they spin it as. ford marketing loves to fool u.

aluminum should have no place on a civilian use truck.
Just like how BOVs should have no place on a civilian soccer mom's crossover.
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am i the only one thats not happy about the ecoboost being the only motor available for this thing? call me old school but theres only 2 types of motors a full size truck should have, a v8 or a diesel.
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The lack of a V8 is kinda dumb. Looks super badass but sounds like a Honda when you stomp on it.

I hear the speakers make a faux V8 sound in the cabin on the new F150s, lol.
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The lack of a V8 is kinda dumb. Looks super badass but sounds like a Honda when you stomp on it.

I hear the speakers make a faux V8 sound in the cabin on the new F150s, lol.
really?

and yes, ecoboost trucks with exhaust dont sound good at all. its just raspy V6 exhaust noise...
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Personally I would go with the Shelby over a Raptor any day.
http://www.fordcarsinfo.com/shelby/2016-shelby-f-150/

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I got one @ MSRP, there are still like 30 open allocations at my dealer lol.

Supposed to arrive in Feb/March.
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Personally I would go with the Shelby over a Raptor any day.
2016 Shelby F-150 Review, Specs, Price, 0-60

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i wouldn't be surprised to see the raptor f150 Shelby at dealers,the normal 2015 f150 got this treatment and there only a hand full that sold here,i say Five....one blue,one red,one murdered out black,White,Silver.

They looked damn nice,i don't know where they went in Vancity cause i never saw one driving around yet,And the price tag was massive: 100 grand.
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Old 10-01-2016, 06:09 PM   #18
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Personally I would go with the Shelby over a Raptor any day.
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There was one at the auto show. I think it had a price tag of $150k. Lol.
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Old 10-01-2016, 07:34 PM   #19
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I had one, they're fun but all but useless up here. Would've rather had a diesel.
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Old 10-02-2016, 12:19 AM   #20
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The extended cab versions look gross
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Old 10-02-2016, 12:50 AM   #21
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I'm the opposite, I think the single cabs are uglier
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