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2010 Ford F-150 SVT Raptor Brooklyn NY

Ford's Special Vehicles Team (SVT) performance arm has worked its magic on the F-150 pickup twice before. Both of those offerings, the F-150 SVT Lightnings of 1993-1995 and 1999-2004, were hopped-up street trucks. For 2010, SVT is at it again.

Premier Ford Inc
(800) 317-7929
5001 Glenwood Rd
Brooklyn, NY
 
Queens Boulevard Ford Lincoln-Mercury
(718) 657-8888
139-40 Queens Blvd
Jamaica, NY
 
Gabrielli Truck Sales
(718) 977-7348
153-20 South Conduit Avenue
Jamaica, NY
 
Meadowland Ford Truck Sales Inc.
(201) 617-0700
330 County Avenue
Secaucus, NJ
 
Ford of Englewood Inc
(201) 569-6500
40 Van Nostrand Avenue
Englewood,, NJ
 
Manhattan Ford Lincoln - Mercury
(866) 656-8558
787 11th Ave. Between 54 & 55
New York, NY
 
Di Blasi Motors Inc
(718) 898-6100
112-21 Northern Blvd
Corona, NY
 
Dana Motors Ltd.
(718) 983-8700
266 West Service Road
Staten Island, NY
 
Garden State Ford Lincoln Mercury
(973) 923-4100
56 Route 22 East
Hillside,, NJ
 
Crown Ford Inc
(516) 599-0600
420 Merrick Rd
Lynbrook, NY
 

2010 Ford F-150 SVT Raptor

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Critical Knowledge:
  • New performance off-road version of F-150 pickup
  • Inspired by off-road racing trucks
  • Wider body and increased suspension travel
  • 320-hp, 5.4-liter V-8 engine at launch
  • 6.2-liter V-8 engine available later
  • Reworked front suspension
  • Internal bypass shocks by Fox Racing Shox
  • Uses SuperCab body style
  • Available summer 2009

Introduction
Ford's Special Vehicles Team (SVT) performance arm has worked its magic on the F-150 pickup twice before. Both of those offerings, the F-150 SVT Lightnings of 1993-1995 and 1999-2004, were hopped-up street trucks. For 2010, SVT is at it again. This time, SVT is aiming at off-road enthusiasts with the 2010 Ford F-150 SVT Raptor.

The SVT Raptor will fit in the mold of the pre-runner trucks that are used to scout a course prior to an off-road race. It will start with the SuperCab version redesigned F-150, and incorporate suspension modifications to improve off-roading and exterior changes for a more aggressive look. It will initially come with the largest engine currently offered in the F-150, a 5.4-liter V-8, but a more-powerful 6.2-liter V-8 engine will be available later. To whet consumers' appetites for the new performance pickup, Ford is entering a factory-modified version of the truck in late November, called the Ford F-150 SVT Raptor R, in the Baja 1000 Mexican off-road race. An SVT official says the company will use lessons learned in the Baja 1000 to further develop the truck prior to its release next summer.

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