2014 Ford F-150 SVT Raptor review and specs

The 2014 Ford F-150 is offered in a considerable array of trims and powertrains to accommodate all way of towing, transporting or off-road requirements. Although it’s not the freshest full-size truck out there, it remains a must-drive for buyers.

2014 Ford F-150 SVT Raptor review

The 2014 Ford F-150 is a full-size pickup truck available in routine cab, extended cab (SuperCab) and crew cab (SuperCrew) body designs. Routine and SuperCabs are offered with either a 6.5-foot or 8-foot freight bed, while SuperCrews can be had with 6.5- or 5.5-foot beds. The SVT Raptor design (SuperCab or SuperCrew) is available only with the 5.5-foot bed.

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Within these body designs, there are nine trim levels to point out: base XL, stylish STX, fully equipped XLT, rugged FX2 and FX4 designs, elegant Lariat, western-inspired King Cattle ranch, extreme off-road Raptor, and the extravagant Platinum and Limited variations.

Planned more as an industrial work truck, the reasonably designated XL comes standard with 17-inch steel wheels, air-conditioning, a tilt-only wheel, vinyl furniture, a 40/20/40 front seat and an AM/FM radio. SuperCrew XL models gain keyless entry, power side mirrors, an overhead console and power front windows.
The STX includes all of the above, along with alloy wheels, extra body-colored exterior trim, power-adjustable windows, rear power windows for the SuperCab, cruise control, fabric furniture, a CD player and an auxiliary audio jack.

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More animal conveniences come with the XLT through automatic headlights, foglights, rear personal privacy glass, chrome outside trim, a keyless entry keypad, the Sync voice control user interface and Bluetooth phone and audio connectivity.

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The FX trims add 18-inch alloy wheels, a trailer tow package, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, a leather-wrapped and telescoping guiding wheel with added controls, front container seats, a six-way power-adjustable motorist seat, a family power outlet, an upgraded 4.2-inch screen for climate/audio functions and satellite radio. Four-wheel-drive FX models likewise gain hill descent control, skid plates and an electronic locking rear differential.

The Lariat trim drops the FX’s off-road equipment however adds dual-zone automatic climate control, leather upholstery, 10-way power-adjustable heated front seats, driver-seat memory functions, the MyFord Touch electronics user interface (with an 8-inch touchscreen), dual USB ports, power-adjustable pedals and a power-sliding back window.

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To that, the King Cattle ranch adds chrome outside trim, one-of-a-kind badging inside and out, running boards, power-folding and heated auto-dimming mirrors, rear parking sensors, an incorporated trailer brake controller, ventilated front seats, heated rear seats, a power-adjustable wheel, a rearview cam, remote ignition, wood indoor trim and a premium Sony sound system.

The Platinum trim adds further temptation with 20-inch wheels, xenon headlights, power-deployable running boards, automatic wipers, a wood- and leather-trimmed wheel, a sunroof and a navigation system. To that, the Limited adds 22-inch wheels, a monochromatic paint task and an updated leather interior.

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Finally, the Raptor does without many of the above luxury facilities but goes full off-road with 17-inch wheels with all-terrain tires, special exterior treatments, repaired aluminum running boards, front/rear tow hooks, a shift-on-the-fly transfer case, high-performance suspension parts, an auxiliary equipment switch panel and special interior trim and furniture.

Numerous of the upper-trim features are offered on supporting designs as options. Other add-ons include Ford’s Work Solutions system, payload and lugging bundles, a freight management system and a stowable bed extender.

Engaging engine lineup, especially the turbocharged V6; largest option of variations in this class; numerous benefit functions.

SuperCab’s less convenient clamshell rear doors; annoying electronics interface; beginning to show its age compared with more recent competitors.

Besides a few minor modifications to equipment and alternatives, the 2014 Ford F-150 carries over the same.

Specs for Ford F-150

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For more informations: http://www.edmunds.com/ford/f-150/2014/features-specs.html?style=200489523

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