|Ford Motor Company To Auction One-Of-One F-150 Raptor At Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale Auction To Benefit JDRF|
|◾All-new one-of-one 2017 Ford F-150 Raptor, the last VIN produced, to be auctioned at 46th annual Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale event, with all proceeds benefiting JDRF
◾Mark Fields, Ford Motor Company president and CEO, to be joined on stage by team members involved in Raptor design and development, and JDRF executives to ramp up excitement among bidders, fans and TV viewers
◾Ford to announce new Raptor Assault program at Utah Motorsports Campus with purchase of all-new 2017 F-150 Raptor; owner ...[Read more...]|
|ALL-NEW F-150 RAPTOR WINS CARS.COM BEST PICKUP TRUCK 2017; F-SERIES SUPER DUTY ALSO NOMINATED|
|The 2017 F-150 Raptor took home Best Pickup Truck of 2017 from Cars.com – just beating its bigger brother, the all-new F-Series Super Duty.
The all-new F-150 Raptor, building off the success of its predecessor, pushes the envelope more with performance gains and new technology offerings. With more power and torque, a first-in-class 10-speed transmission, a high-strength, military-grade, aluminum-alloy body that saves 500 pounds over the previous model, unique BFGoodrich tires and improved Fox...[Read more...]|
|ALL-NEW FORD F-150 RAPTOR WRAPS OFF-ROAD RACE SEASON WITH NEARLY 2,500 MILES OF COMPETITION TESTING|
|◾All-new Ford F-150 Raptor wrapped up the Best in the Desert 2016 season, finishing the Pahrump Nugget 250 in 10 hours, 21 minutes and 59 seconds to capture 432 points in the 1200 pro truck class
◾Ford Performance and Greg Foutz Motorsports fielded a preproduction 2017 F-150 Raptor – the toughest, smartest, most capable Raptor ever – as a validation platform for performance and durability testing
◾Factory stock Raptor race truck logged nearly 100 hours of sanctioned off-road action, covering...[Read more...]|
|BRING ON WINTER! WATCH KEN BLOCK PLAY IN THE SNOW WITH THE ALL-NEW F-150 RAPTOR|
|DEARBORN, Mich., Dec. 21, 2016 – Professional rally driver Ken Block knows just how to handle the first day of winter: with a heavy dose of Ford Raptor.
With its status secured as the ultimate high-performance off-road pickup, the all-new 2017 F-150 Raptor is the perfect companion for any kind of snow day.
Watch the video below and see for yourself how the elements stand zero chance against the toughest, smartest, most capable Raptor ever built.
|THE ALL-NEW FORD F-150 RAPTOR TACKLES BAJA 1000, THEN DRIVES THE LONG WAY HOME|
|◾A fully street-legal stock 2017 Ford F-150 Raptor completed the 49th SCORE Baja 1000 in 35:59:08 – placing third overall in the stock full class competition – the same truck that is now headed to Ford dealers.
◾Ford Performance and Greg Foutz Motorsports raced a pre-production 2017 F-150 Raptor – the toughest, smartest, most capable Raptor ever – full-tilt across 850 miles of rocks, potholes and miles and miles of sand and dust
◾Having proven its robustness and performance as part of the Ford...[Read more...]|
|FORD ECOBOOST POLICE INTERCEPTORS HAVE QUICKEST ACCELERATION AND FASTEST LAP TIMES IN MICHIGAN, CALIFORNIA AGENCY TESTS|
|◾Ford EcoBoost® Police Sedan turns in fastest 0-60 mph and 0-100 mph acceleration times, fastest quarter-mile time, fastest top speed in the quarter mile and fastest average lap time for overall vehicles in Michigan State Police and Los Angeles Sheriff's Department tests
◾Ford EcoBoost Police Utility clocks fastest 0-60 mph and 0-100 mph acceleration times, fastest quarter-mile time, fastest top speed in the quarter mile and fastest average lap time for utility vehiclesinMichigan State Police a...[Read more...]|
|PERFORMANCE AND POWER: 2015 FORD EDGE SPORT CERTIFIED AS HIGHEST-PERFORMING EDGE YET|
|◾2015 Ford Edge Sport is the most powerful Edge yet, thanks to a 2.7-liter EcoBoost® V6 making 315 horsepower and 350 lb.-ft. of torque
◾All-new Edge Sport, re-engineered from the ground up, features special sport-tuned suspension, specific Sport styling for exterior and interior, and a long list of available driver-assist technologies
◾Scheduled to go on sale this spring, pricing for 2015 Ford Edge starts at $28,100; Edge Sport starts at $38,100 – only a $500 increase from 2014
The 2015 Fo...[Read more...]|
|FORD CLAIMS BIGGER SHARE OF POLICE VEHICLE MARKET HAVING REINVENTED THE SEGMENT WITH NEW PRODUCTS|
|◾In just two years, Ford has revolutionized the police vehicle market by equipping many of its Police Interceptor lineup with standard all-wheel drive, which works full-time for greater mobility and security; adding more fuel-efficient EcoBoost® engines; and introducing two new body styles
◾Ford police vehicle sales grew 48 percent in 2013, while industry police sales rose 22 percent, according to Polk registration data
◾Ford Police Interceptor utility was best-selling police vehicle in the Un...[Read more...]|
|CERTIFICATION TESTING IN LOS ANGELES HIGHLIGHTS FORD DOMINANCE IN POLICE SEDAN, UTILITY; ALL-WHEEL DRIVE|
|◾Ford EcoBoost®-powered Police Interceptor sedan bests high-performance V8 sedans from two competitors in 0-100 mph testing and average lap times
◾New Ford EcoBoost Police Interceptor utility vehicle accelerates faster than all base V6 sedan competitors
◾Wins for both sedan and utility vehicle confirms advantages of company's intelligent all-wheel drive on Ford Police Interceptor sales
For the third straight year in Los Angeles Sheriff Department tests, EcoBoost®- and all-wheel-drive-equipp...[Read more...]|
|FORD POLICE INTERCEPTORS SWEEP THE COMPETITION IN LOS ANGELES COUNTY SHERIFF'S DEPARTMENT TESTING|
|•Ford Police Interceptor sedan and utility vehicle topped the competition in series of annual performance tests conducted by the Los Angeles County
Sheriff's Department (LASD)
•Following their successful performance in Michigan State Police testing last month, the Ford Police Interceptors consistently demonstrated their class-leading performance
•Ford has more than 15 years of leadership in the police car business and is the first and only manufacturer to offer pursuit-rated all-wheel-driv...[Read more...]|