Shelby American has launched its tackle the most recent Ford F-150 Raptor, upping the degrees of energy and aggression.
The 2022 Shelby Raptor will get a cold-air consumption, new exhaust system, and aftermarket tune for its 3.5-liter twin-turbocharged V-6, rising output from the inventory 450 hp and 510 lb-ft of torque to 525 hp and 610 lb-ft. These are the identical numbers Shelby extracted from a 2018 Raptor, which is sensible, because the engine is a carryover merchandise.
Shelby additionally made the Raptor look much more aggressive, including hood scoops, a brand new grille with “Shelby” block lettering, a brand new entrance bumper with LED gentle bar, and a chase rack for the mattress that may maintain spare tires and has its personal LED gentle bar.
2022 Ford Shelby Raptor
The Raptor additionally will get Shelby-designed 18-inch wheels with 37-inch BF Goodrich KM3 Mud Terrain tires. The truck really comes with six of those large tires, together with two bed-mounted spares. Be aware that Ford affords 37-inch tires as a manufacturing facility possibility as properly, from BF Goodrich’s K02 sequence.
The inside will get customized leather-based seats with purple trim, plus a number of Shelby badging and a dashboard plaque with a serial quantity entered within the official Shelby Registry.
Shelby hasn’t printed pricing for the 2022 Raptor, however the 2021 mannequin began at $124,820, together with the value of the donor Raptor. For about $10,000 much less, you possibly can additionally get a supercharged V-8 Shelby F-150 with 775 hp. In the meantime, Ford is ready to unveil its personal V-8 Raptor R later this 12 months. It is unclear if the manufacturing facility mannequin will match the Shelby’s output, but it surely’s good to have choices.