In their latest episode of Epic Drives, Motor Trend took the Ford SVT F-150 Raptor and tossed it into the wild and dangerous Mohave Desert, California. The model is driven by Arthur St. Antoine, who put on an incredible show behind the wheel of this amazing pickup truck.

For those of you who do not remember, the Ford SVTF-150 Raptor is offered with a 6.2-liter V-8 engine that delivers a total of 411 horsepower and 434 pound-feet of torque. The engine is mated to an electronic six-speed automatic transmission that features a tow/haul mode and SelectShift Automatic functionality.

If you are interested in this model, it can be yours for $43,630 - a pretty hefty price if you consider a base F-150 is priced at just $23,670.

Watch the video to see how fun it can be to drive the F-150 Raptor into the desert.


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  (548) posted on 04.19.2013

The Ford SVT Raptor looks nice and it looks like a powerful pick-up truck. It seems impressive that it could endure the hot temperature of the Mojave desert and desert road.

  (509) posted on 01.27.2013

The interior is very well designed!I love it, and I can say that this car is the best I’ve seen so far, this year!

  (542) posted on 01.27.2013

Both the Mojave Desser and Ford cars are unbelievably cool.Wish I was there, driving it..

  (516) posted on 01.27.2013

And now I see, the price is really awesome!Thumbs up!!

  (452) posted on 01.27.2013

The report between its price and quality is very good.I recommend this vehicle to anyone who can afford it, and can use it at its best

  (475) posted on 01.27.2013

not even 44.000?That’s a very good price, I might say..Although, some infos about it’s engine?Or is it standard, after some other models of Ford?

  (509) posted on 01.27.2013

cool video, but I want more information about this beauty!Let me know if you get any..

  (542) posted on 01.27.2013

Was it released anywhere?I like it so much..I ’d love to know some technical details..

  (516) posted on 01.27.2013

Wow, this Ford makes me drool!Very beautiful and powerful

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