Ford considering to build a performance-oriented Ford Everest Raptor

Updated Oct 05, 2020 | Same topic: Automotive Industry Updates

One more time, Ford’s Vice President threw hints around a potential Ford Everest Raptor.

As you may remember, back to February, 2018, has reported some predictions about Ford Everest Raptor among auto fans. Recently, the rumor is once again evoked by the saying of Ford’s Vice President for product development who clued that the model might be put into manufacture but not at this time. He reasoned the automaker had to invest more time for customer research, so the exact time to build the Raptor has yet been finalized.

Ford Everest overall design

Ford Everest Raptor needs more time for market research and design

According to Jamal Hameedi – the Head Engineer of Ford Performance, Ford Everest Raptor is indeed a promising design. It requires enormous efforts to upgrade such components as rear suspension, unlike the pick-up truck Ford Ranger which employs 2.0L twin-turbo diesel engine to produce 213 PS and max torque of 500 Nm.

Another Ford car gaining much attention is the facelifted version of Ford Everest released in Thai market earlier this month.

Facelifted Ford Everest in Thailand

Ford Everest facelift for Thai market

Besides Ford Everest Raptor, this automaker is also considering the development of a more off-road model for Everest. If so, the suspension travel and underbody protection will be enhanced while new off-road tires and bumper are added to improve the approach as well as departure angles. In fact, these upgrades are already seen in many after-sale models whose owners are crazy about Everest and Endeavor variants. That’s why Ford may earn a handsome profit when releasing this trendy Everest off-roader.

While waiting for official announcement about Ford Everest Raptor, you may want to refer to our review on Ford Everest 2018, or updated Ford Philippines price list 2018 here.

Ford Everest on its off road trip

Ford can earn a great deal of money for potential off-road model

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Know more about Ford Everest 2021

Ford Everest

<p>The Ford Everest is the leading SUV within the market because of its matchless outstanding comfort, performance, and bold and rugged style. It is a midsize SUV that acquired a new level of refinement and rugged capability for its mid-cycle alteration. At present, it offers modern technology, stylish design combinations, touted premium interior refinement, and balanced on-road and off-road capability. Thus, the American SUV maintains its place as one of the best sellers for Blue Oval.</p> <p>Since it is an SUV, it&nbsp;is assembled on a true body-on-frame chassis paired with a wading capacity of 800 mm. It allows the vehicle to take on different terrains without difficulty and a ground clearance of 225 mm. As a result,&nbsp;it is known as one of the toughest SUVs in the segment. In the Philippines, the second-generation Ford Everest model competes with the sorts of <a href="" title="Toyota Fortuner Philkotse Car Guide">Toyota Fortuner</a>, <a href="" title="Mitsubishi Montero Sport Philkotse Car Guide">Mitsubishi Montero Sport</a>, and <a href="" title="Isuzu mu-X Philkotse Car Guide">Isuzu mu-X</a>. The 7-seater midsize SUV is suitable for uneven or rough mountainous region driving like the Cavite and Quezon province areas.</p>

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