2010 Ford F-150 SVT Raptor Rochester 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.

Cortese Ford, LLC
(585) 475-1211
2500 West Henrietta Road
Rochester, NY
 
Van Bortel Ford, Inc.
(585) 924-9525
7325 Victor-pittsford Road
Victor, NY
 
Village Ford Of Pine Bush
(845) 744-2001
2420 Route 52
Pine Bush, NY
 
Jack Byrne Ford & Mercury
(518) 664-9841
1003 Hudson River Road
Mechanicville, NY
 
Skinner - Damulis, Inc.
(315) 858-1350
3144 Us Highway 20
Richfield Sprgs, NY
 
Fairport Ford, LLC
(585) 586-4415
71 Marsh Road
East Rochester, NY
 
Fuccillo Ford of East Greenbush, Inc.
(518) 479-1000
634 Columbia Turnpike
East Greenbush, NY
 
Rhinebeck Ford, Inc.
(845) 876-4440
3667 Route 9g
Rhinebeck, NY
 
Nye Ford, Lincoln, Mercury
(315) 363-0600
1479 Genesee Street
Oneida, NY
 
Romano Ford
(315) 637-4491
5431 N Burdick Street
Fayetteville, 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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