Ford F-150 Limited gets Raptor's 450-horsepower engine

2019 Ford F-150 Limited arrives with Raptor-sourced V6

The automaker announced Thursday that its 2019 F-150 Limited will gain the Raptor's 3.5-liter twin-turbocharged V-6. Looking from the outside, though, you wouldn't know that the F-150 Limited packs that much power.

Ford is stuffing the F-150 Raptor's high-output engine into the F-150 Limited, giving the classy pickup truck some rabid power.

For the new model year, F-150 buyers won't have to opt for the Raptor to receive 450 hp and 510 lb-ft of torque.

Visually, the Limited sports 22-inch wheels and raised lettering on the hood, not to mention a satin finish grille and tailgate applique, window trim, and door handles. There is real ash-swirl wood trim, aluminum-wrapped bezels and more special detailing like the suede headliner. An integrated trailer brake controller is a standard, along with a 360-degree camera with split-view display. A dual exhaust system sends the uprated engine's hydrocarbons into the atmosphere.

2019 Ford F-150 Limited arrives with Raptor-sourced V6
Ford's range-topping F-150 Limited getting 450 horsepower

Ford truck group marketing manager Todd Eckert said: "F-150 Limited customers create their own success". There are new Camel Back two-tone leather seats and multicontour front seats with a massaging function. "They wanted more power, so we combined Raptor's engine with Limited's business-class features to deliver Baja fierceness, boardroom style and the grit to tackle tough jobs".

The Standard Pre-Collision Assist with Automatic Emergency Braking can help drivers to avoid or mitigate collisions with other vehicles and pedestrians.

Ford also didn't say if the uprated engine will boost the F-150's towing rating. The Sync infotainment system still gets Apple CarPlay and Android Auto included, and a B&O Play audio system comes standard as well.

Related News:

Most liked

Man Utd: Nemanja Matic to miss start of season - Jose Mourinho
They then kick off their Premier League campaign on August 10, at home to Leicester City. Against Milan he played fantastically well, and he did his best here.

US Considering Attacking Iran, With Saudi Forces Leading Strike
US President Donald Trump announced in May his country's withdrawal from the worldwide nuclear deal reached with Iran. The statement said nobody was injured and the damage posed no threat to the environment.

Five die as relentless Northern California Carr Fire spreads in all directions
Two firefighters were killed in the blaze, including a bulldozer operator who was helping clear vegetation in the wildfire's path. Shasta County Sheriff Tom Bosenko said he expected to find several of those people alive and just out of touch with loved ones.

Multiple fatalities in 6.4 magnitude natural disaster on Lombok island
Five children were among those killed by the 6.4-magnitude tremor, which sent people running in panic and triggered landslides. The island is not far from the tourist destination of Bali , but no damage or casualties have been reported there.

Things coming to a head between Julian Assange and Ecuador’s UK embassy
Correa also criticized Moreno for saying he had "inherited a problem", when referring to Assange's asylum. The British government is said to be increasingly concerned about Mr Assange's welfare.

Meghan Markle 'screamed' when she met this reality TV contestant
Thomas has been pleading with the royal family to let him see his daughter, and thus far they have not responded. He said: "Meghan was apparently upset with me for saying that she and Harry will probably have a baby soon".

Email Evidence Reveals Arrest of Stormy Daniels in OH was Pre-Meditated
Outside the courthouse, Michael Avenatti spoke out and says he's not going to stop talking and tweeting about the case. Otero said the constitution is "neither a trick nor an illusion" and told Blakely his request was "serious business".

LeBron James: NBA star 'regrets' giving son his name
The timing, James acknowledged, is bittersweet, because he'd love to be there on a day-to-day basis for the kids in Akron. A video of LeBron James pulling off something sweet during his son's team's warmups has been going viral on social media.

Israel stops Al-Awda aid ship attempting to break Gaza blockade
Israeli soldiers have also been using disproportionate force against Palestinians protesting in the Gaza Strip since March. She was covering the clashes, when an IDF drone was spotted above the demonstrators, attacking them with tear gas.

Tour de France 2018: Geraint Thomas rides toward triumph in Paris
Dumoulin had to console himself with his third career Tour stage win - all of which have come in individual time trials. Frenchman Pierre Latour will finish 13th overall and will clinch the white jersey for the best Under-25 rider.

EA Origin Access Premier Launch Date Revealed
Back at E3, EA made a rather surprising announcement that revealed a new subscription tier for its Origin Access service. EA's new Origin Access Premiere subscription folds perfectly into the company's digital-driven focus on live services.

Zimbabwe rivals promise victory in pitch for votes at final election rallies
The 94-year-old veteran politician, vowed he will not vote for people who have "tormented" him. A run-off will be held in September if neither candidate wins outright.

Backing off auto tariffs, US and EU agree to more talks
The money is aimed at shielding farmers from US President Donald Trump's disputes with China and other leading trading partners. At that press conference, Trump said a deal with the European Union would would be a "win" on both sides of the Atlantic.

Mugabe hints he may vote for opposition leader Chamisa
With 5.6 million registered voters, the results of the presidential, parliamentary and local elections are due by August 4. A run-off vote is scheduled for September 8 if no presidential candidate wins at least 50% in the first round.

Hamilton: I know I'm better than Vettel
Vettel and Ferrari had ended Friday on top and continued that form ahead of qualifying at the Hungaroring, setting the pace on a 1m16.170s.