07 Mar Motor 1 – Hennessey VelociRaptor Ranger Debuts With 350 HP, Six-Inch Lift
Motor 1 – Hennessey VelociRaptor Ranger Debuts With 350 HP, Six-Inch Lift
Buyers in the U.S. have begged for a rugged Ford Ranger Raptor Stateside. Unfortunately, it looks like we likely won’t get the tough truck until 2020 (if at all). But Hennessey has a remedy for the Raptor blues. The Texas shop today unveiled its outrageous-looking VelociRaptor Ranger, complete with off-road cues inspired by Raptor – and then some.
Not only is the Hennessey VelociRaptor Ranger larger (both in width and height), it’s more powerful, too. Ford’s turbocharged 2.3-liter engine is underhood, but Hennessey engineers boost power from just 270 horses (201 kilowatts) to a raucous 350 (260 kW), and torque from 310 pound-feet (420 Newton-meters) to 385 (521 Nm). That’s way more than the 300-hp Ranger tune Hennessey touted last month. Continue reading Motor 1’s article on their website.