Palmetto Ford will be offering the 2014 Raptor Special Edition, one of the most capable pick-ups in its class, to the Charleston drivers this fall.
Online PR News – 25-April-2013 – Charleston, SC – CHARLESTON, South Carolina - The Ford Raptor is already one of the most capable pick-ups in its class. Now, Ford is introducing the 2014 F-150 SVT Raptor Special Edition. This new model provides pick-up die-hards an ultimate high-performance off-road truck with intense detailing and luxurious design. The new Raptor will be available to the Charleston area this fall at Palmetto Ford (palmettford.com).
“Raptor owners are looking for a high-performing, uncompromising off-road pickup truck with the features and luxuries found in today’s premium trucks. Since its launch in 2009, we’ve continually moved Raptor forward in capability and design, and the 2014 Special Edition is the best Raptor yet,” said Doug Scott, Ford Truck Group Marketing Manager.
The best Raptor yet offers drivers unique additions to the existing Luxury Package. These additions include two extra colors, Ruby Red Metallic and Tuxedo Black Metallic. The Raptor also features a stylish box-side graphic. The interior sporty Brick Red seat bolsters with black inserts and also features details such as cloth honeycomb highlights, console top finish panel, and appliqué accents for the center stack and door panels.
With continuous improvement of the Raptor’s handling and power, it now has best-in-class 411 horsepower and 434 pound feet of torque thanks to the 6.2-liter V8 flex-fuel engine. It is mated to an electronic six speed automatic transmission with tow mode and SelectShift Automatic functionality. The system achieves a fuel economy of up 11 city/16 highway mpg. It also features aggressive all-terrain tires, a grille-mounted camera for improved off-road visibility, and several other features that improve the overall off-road experience.
According to Ford, “Raptor has found an enviable niche in full-size pickups.” Customers will be able to experience the enviable niche of the 2014 Raptor Special Edition this fall when it goes on sale. It will be available to Charleston, SC, drivers at Palmetto Ford.