2017 Raptor F150
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The 2017 Ford Raptor F150 Won't Have 600 Horsepower

In the past few weeks, I have seen people posting in discussions about the 2017 Ford Raptor F150 that the 3.5L EcoBoost under the hood is the same 600+ horsepower mill from the new Ford GT supercar – but that isn’t going to be the case.
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This 2017 Ford Raptor F150 rumor is one of those that many people will laugh off, but since I am seeing more and more people post about this on Facebook, I thought that I would put together a piece explaining why this internet fable is too good to be true.

2 Different EcoBoost V6 Engines
The 2017 Ford Raptor F150 is powered by a 3.5L EcoBoost V6 and the 2017 Ford GT supercar is also powered by a 3.5L EcoBoost V6. The 3.5L EcoBoost V6 in the 2017 Raptor is expected to be based on the 3.5L EcoBoost engine already in use in the F150 lineup. Ford hasn’t stated the official horsepower, but company officials have stated that it


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