Archive for Ford Raptor

Mesa, AZ – Camp Verde, AZ – Williams, AZ – May 16-19, 2013

Raptor NationalsPHOENIX, AZ    JUNE 24, 2013:  The first annual Raptor Nationals in Arizona presented by Roush Off-Road was a grand success.  Chasing 80 degree weather the whole 297 miles made it the ideal May weekend in Arizona to discover new trails and beautiful scenery.  “Everyone had a great time. We had participants join us from all over the Southwest, Canada, Texas, Oregon and as far as Ohio,” said Jason Cobb, Raptor Nationals Event Promoter.  “There were no issues with any of the Raptor trucks, they performed up to their highest standards.” Read More→

Mesa, AZ – Camp Verde, AZ – Williams, AZ – May 16-19, 2013

Raptor Nationals Arizona 2013 5PHOENIX, AZ    MAY 3, 2013:  The first annual Raptor Nationals in Arizona presented by Roush Off-Road starts in a few short days and there are still a limited number of spaces available to join the desert adventure.  Ford Raptor owners are joining together from around the country to explore the Spring colors in Arizona May 16-19th starting with a optional Driving School, a kickoff street party and open house at Addictive Desert Designs, two full days of trails on Saturday and Sunday, and ending with a BBQ at KC HiLites facility on Sunday May 19th.  “This is the perfect opportunity to bring your Raptor on amazing Arizona trails that won’t tear up your truck,” said Jason Cobb, Raptor Nationals Event Promoter. “We will take you on an adventure through Arizona to places few have traveled, and then drive home with the same Raptor you started with and many great memories and pictures!” Read More→

2013 Ford Racing Raptor Assault Schedule Announced

Thursday, October 25th, 2012

The new Ford Racing F-150 SVT Raptor Assault program at Miller Motorsports Park has announced its full schedule for the 2013 season. (Photo courtesy Miller Motorsports Park / Jeremy Henrie)

TOOELE VALLEY, UTAH (October 25, 2012) — The new Ford Racing F-150 SVT Raptor Assault program, based at Miller Motorsports Park, has announced its full schedule for the 2013 season.

The Ford Racing Raptor Assault program provides hands-on experience in high-performance off-road driving on a variety of terrain at the state-of-the-art facility just outside Salt Lake City. A product of the Miller Performance Schools, the Raptor Assault uses slightly modified versions of Ford’s renowned production F-150 SVT Raptor. Read More→

The Revolution VI crossing the Andes into Chile - Dakar RallyAfter days of battling fuel deliver issues that would send most competitors packing, Darren Skilton is finally finding his stride at the 2012 Dakar Rally.  The Stage 7 loop starting and ending in Copiapo covered 417 kilometers with the most sand dunes to date.  Competitors have been dropping out at a rapid rate and Dakar veteran Skilton new that he must merely survive Special Stage 7 in order to ensure the chance of a strong finish at the rally.  This is a scenario that is not foreign to the 17-year racing resident, who is taking part in his ninth Dakar Rally.  Last year the Long Beach resident won the Open Production 2 class in a General Tire-shod Ford Raptor. Read More→

Jeep JK Wrangler Tailgate Security Enclosure

A simple, two-piece design that creates a lockable storage trunk completely protected on all sides.  It works in conjunction with the lockable vehicle tailgate to secure the trunk area created.  The enclosure maintains the use and function of the rear seat in 2-door models.  Quickly and easily installs with standard hand tools in both 2 and 4 door Jeep models with an OEM hardtop or softtop.  It will work in vehicles equipped with or without the subwoofer.  The lid removes easily without the use of tools to allow for storage of large or tall items. 2 designs to fit all JK model years Read More→

King Shocks will debut a new 3.0 kit for the Ford Raptor, a 3.0 Internal Bypass shock (IBP) and their newly revised catalog at the Specialty Equipment Market Association show (SEMA) November 1-7 in Las Vegas, Nevada. The 3.0 Raptor kit and the 3.0 IBP will be on display in the New Products Pavilion. Read More→

raptor_3.0_3King Shock’s new bolt-on, OEM performance kit for the Ford Raptor delivers increased wheel travel, damping force and overall performance when compared to the stock suspension. King’s engineers have spent countless hours tuning the shock valving to enhance off-road performance without compromising the Raptor’s on-road manners.

The front monotube, 3-inch diameter coilover with King’s Wide Range Compression Adjuster has over twice the piston surface area to provide greater damping control and 20 precise clicks of compression adjustment to fine tune the ride for any type of terrain. The nitrogen charged remote reservoirs help to cool the shock fluid and prevent shock fading when you need performance the most. Read More→