Apart from the six trims that Ford F-150 offers, there is also a 2017 Ford F-150 Raptor Hennessey version which offers a wider off road performance. The radical change, according to Hennessey is the result of their urge to create an ultimate off-roader with upgraded suspensions, allow wheels and LED lighting. The Company revamps the vehicle altogether with terrific engine configurations and 6 massive tires, instead of 4. The Raptor Hennessey burns an immense hole in the performance-hungry rider’s pockets but slams a mean machine which is beyond compare
The Hennessey is no joke for seriously contending the likes of Mercedes Benz G63 6*6 version with more off reading capabilities. The 2017 Ford F-150 Raptor Hennessey is built on Ford F-150 Raptor Super Crew. It might be wrong to term it as just a modification because the hefty price tag includes the price of the base model as well.
2017 Ford F-150 Raptor Hennessey – More Comfort, More Style
This beast of the Raptor, renamed as VelociRaptor by Hennessey comes with custom made the stronger front and rear bumpers. These are granted to be solid shields that capacitate for rest of its bulky body. The front bumper is additionally commissioned with strong guarders that give this vehicle a beauty look. As already mentioned, the 2017 Ford F-150 Raptor Hennessey is fitted with new sets of tires for maximum grip. The massive 20-inch alloy wheels add to the muscular look that Ford had already incorporated in the Raptor.
The Hennessey claims to have made the VelociRaptor as a result of massive aggression on wheels. Not only is it the most powerful truck ever built, but the twin turbochargers and 600 HP can also comfortably ram over its Benz opponent. The stainless steel exhausts sit comfortably below the strong roll bars.
The front bumper also houses air-to-air intercoolers and returned to dissipate the heat generated from the 600 HPs. As an icing on the cake, the front, and rear brakes are designed by Brembo apart from the armoring systems in the front and rear. Although not much is known about the interior of this beast, it’s expected to borrow the same from Raptor apart from a few electronic upgrades and LED lighting in excess.
2017 Ford F-150 Raptor Hennessey – Engine Specs
The 2017 Ford F-150 Raptor Hennessey is installed with a twin turbocharged V6 engine which is designed to make more than 450 HP and 510 lb-ft of torque. It’s mated to a 10-speed auto transmission which talks the off-roading capability of this vehicle to an all-new level. The Hennessey Raptor, however, breaks all barriers and takes a step further to install within it HPE600 package which claims to make this vehicle stronger with a staggering 600 HP.
The Hennessey retains twin turbo and fuel injection that Ford includes with Raptor. But additionally, liquid cooled ECU tuning and greater flow exhausts unleash the beast within.
2017 Ford F-150 Raptor Hennessey – Does Not Come Cheap
The 2017 Ford F-150 Raptor Hennessey which includes the base body comes at an astronomical price of $295,000 and it’s worth every penny, according to Hennessey.