2023 Ford F-150 Raptor R is Confirmed To Have A V8 Engine

2023 Ford F-150 Raptor R – According to reports, the production of the Ford F-150 Raptor R in high-performance 2023 Ford F-150 Raptor R won’t begin until 2022. From spy photos, the Raptor appears aggressive. Ford’s Predator supercharged 5.2-liter V8 will likely power it. This engine powers Mustang Shelby GT500. This engine generates 760 horsepower (567kW). Some rumors suggest that the R edition will have 725 horsepower (560 kW to 750HP (560 kW). This is all we know about the amazing truck.

2023 Ford F-150 Raptor R
2023 Ford F-150 Raptor R

2023 Ford F-150 Raptor R Redesign

There are spy photos that show the Raptor R looking very similar. The Raptor R has a 5-link rear suspension and a long trailing arm. It also features a Panhard rod. This makes it more resilient to bumps than the regular Raptor R. Fox shocks come with a 3.1-inch frame and 24-inch coil springs. Blue Oval claims the layout has 14.0 inches of suspension travel in the front and 15.0 in the back. The Raptor R edition is slightly larger than the regular Raptor, with a bigger fascia, hood, and tailgate.

Interior

The Ford F-150 Raptor R interior is sportier than its base counterpart. The Mustang Shelby GT500 orange accents will be added to the interior, making it spacious and modern. It will feature the same carbon-fiber trim and the paddle shifters that were sourced. Technology-wise the Raptor high-performance model will feature a new infotainment system and more supportive seats. Additional standard features include Sync4 connectivity and Wireless Apple CarPlay/Android auto.

2023 Ford F-150 Raptor R Specs
2023 Ford F-150 Raptor R Specs

Engine

2023 Ford F-150 Raptor R high-performance truck will likely use the same engine as the Mustang Shelby GT500. As you know, this powertrain generates 760 horsepower (567kW). You might get even more power with the R edition. Many reports claim it will produce 725 horsepower (540-kW) or 750 horsepower (560kW). The R model will receive more mechanical upgrades than the regular one. The R model will get an upgraded suspension and a larger trailing arm. Raptors’ current engine is a Twin Turbo V6 Gasoline 3.5L Twin Turbo V6. It produces 450 horsepower and 510 lbft torque. This is considerably less than the Ram’s 700-horse TRX.

2023 Ford F-150 Raptor R Redesign
2023 Ford F-150 Raptor R Redesign

2023 Ford F-150 Raptor R Price & Release Date

The F-150 Raptor R is a new high-performance 2023 Ford F-150 Raptor R that will be more aggressive than the base Raptor. More information is still being sought. As previously stated, the new model won’t be available for production until 2022. Pricing information is not available at this time. However, we expect the R edition will be a few thousand less than the regular Raptor. The current Raptor costs less than $60,000, and it has a smaller engine.