June 24, 2024

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Mil-Spec Ford F-150 Is An Unofficial Ram TRX Contender With 675 HP

It wasn’t prolonged due to the fact Mil-Spec Automotive introduced the addition of the Ford F-one hundred fifty its portfolio. The Michigan-centered organization, which specializes in converting and upgrading the Hummer H1, is now making use of the exact tactical treatments to the outgoing era of America’s bestselling pickup truck.

However, that is not the conclude of that. In an announcement coursed by means of Mil-Spec Automotive’s Facebook site, the aftermarket tuner is rising the ante for its modifications on the F-one hundred fifty. In accordance to the organization, prospects have the solution to maximize the power to 675 horsepower (503 kilowatts) and 620 pound-feet (841 Newton-meters) of torque, moreover maximize the floor clearance to thirteen inches (330 millimeters).

Of observe, the preliminary Mil-Spec Ford F-one hundred fifty is run by a modified 5.-liter naturally-aspirated Coyote V8 that makes 500 hp (373 kW), along with other mechanical upgrades. With the new update, which is termed the Intrepid F-one hundred fifty bundle, Muscle Vehicles & Trucks experiences that MSA will incorporate a supercharger to achieve the focus on power figures. Other factors extra are a new throttle entire body, a repositioned consumption, upgraded gasoline rails and injectors, and an air-to-liquid intercooler procedure.

With the numbers, the Intrepid F-one hundred fifty bundle is practically a deserving adversary to the lately-released 2021 Ram TRX, while a bit quick in comparison to the legendary 6.2-liter Hellcat V8 that makes 702 hp (523 kW) and 650 lb-ft (881 Nm) of pull.

Then all over again, the supercharged MSA Ford F-one hundred fifty is just an unofficial contender for the TRX. Mil-Spec Automotive hasn’t produced any rate for this up grade nevertheless, but will not anticipate it to arrive low-cost as the foundation rate for the recent offers is $89,500, which by now incorporates the donor vehicle.

As for the official TRX contender, Ford has been screening the future F-one hundred fifty Raptor and has been described to get two engine alternatives – a single of them would be a 5.2-liter supercharged V8 that produces someplace amongst 725 and 750 hp (541 to 559 kW).