2019 Ford F-150 SVT Raptor is an upgraded model announced just before the new line is redesigned, with many details seen on base model but few very interesting and important upgrades from the original version. Ford F-150 is known as a model that could be used for a heavy load but always modernly designed that can be used for city driving. This time it gets new materials, like aluminum and many novelties in the cabin.
Being a trim version of the very popular truck, 2019 Ford F-150 SVT Raptor has to be as massive and modern as the base model. However, there are many additions specially made for this version only. It remained three-bar grille on the front end and great plastic frame around it, but also has slightly changed LED lights shaped in leather C. There is wide air intake on the bottom of the front end, too and wide and strong metallic protection on the bottom of the front bumper with needed equipment for a heavy load. The rear end has large taillights and LED light on the bottom, together with black chrome protection that covers the whole car from the bottom.
One is for sure; the cabin in 2019 Ford F-150 SVT Raptor is much more comfortable and roomy than we expect to see in large trucks. There are five wide supportive seats covered with black Mojave leather that have heating and cooling option. For those who expect entertainment during long driving, there is sound and audio system, Bluetooth connection and USB ports. Like all Fords, SVT Raptor has SYNC system and MyFord Touch system with commands collected in 8-inch productivity screen on the top of the dashboard. The cabin is modern and functional, with chromatic details.
The engine in 2019 Ford F-150 SVT Raptor is strong 6.2-liter V8 that produces 411 horsepower and 434 pound-feet of torque. However, transmission is not changed so SVT Raptor gets the same six-speed automatic transmission as the base model. Besides that, the manufacturer promised that this model will have lower fuel consumption than before for even 10%. In terms of safety and control, there is the same switching option from towing to hauling mode from the cabin together with Select/Shift Automatic function.
2019 Ford F-150 SVT Raptor Release Date and Price
It is expected that 2019 Ford F-150 SVT Raptor will be on the market at the end of 2018 or maybe on fall that year for the price of $40,000. It is still very interesting and modern truck with the very favorable price for the class.