05 Nov Motor 1 – Hennessey Drops A V8 In A Raptor To Create The VelociRaptor V8
Motor 1 – Hennessey Drops A V8 In A Raptor To Create The VelociRaptor V8
The Hennessey VelociRaptor nameplate isn’t new. The Texan tuner has used it for the last several years to denote modified Ford Raptor pickup trucks. The latest creation – the VelociRaptor V8 – doesn’t hide the most significant upgrade. You see, when Ford introduced the new Raptor for the 2017 model year, it did so with a twin-turbocharged EcoBoost V6 engine making 450 horsepower. While that was more power than the 6.2-liter V8 produced in the previous-generation Raptor, Hennessey found a niche of Raptor fans who needed nothing less than a honking V8 under the hood. Continue reading Motor 1’s article on their website.