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Year-by-Year: 2014 Ford Raptor Model Year Changes

2014 – Ford Raptor Not much has changed for the Raptor between 2013 and 2014. The 2014 model year is identical to the 2013, offering the same performance, utility, and cosmetic packages. Ford did offer a new Special Edition 2014 Ford Raptor which included new cosmetic upgrades that can not be found in any other model year. The Special Edition… Read more →

Year-by-Year: 2013 Ford Raptor Model Year Changes

2013 – Ford Raptor After four iterations of the SVT Raptor, Ford has perfected its performance so not much has changed for the 2013 Ford Raptor model year, its still the power horse that its always been with some minor cosmetic changes. Some good news for off-road enthusiasts, Ford kept the Torsen front differential for the 2013 Ford Raptor that… Read more →

Year-by-Year: 2012 Ford Raptor Model Year Changes

2012 – Ford Raptor Ford’s biggest change of the 2012 F-150 SVT Raptor was to upgrade to a Torsen front differential. The Ford Raptor was built for off-road terrain so it only makes sense for Ford to offer more control under harsh conditions. Its true the Raptor shines in off-road performance, but the 4WD system wasn’t designed to climb rocks.… Read more →

Year-by-Year: 2011 Ford Raptor Model Year Changes

2011 – Ford Raptor After the introduction of the Ford F-150 SVT Raptor for the 2010 model year Ford began tweaking and refining their truck to offer the absolute best. One of the biggest changes Ford made to the Raptor in 2011 was making a 6.2 liter V-8 engine standard. Say goodbye to the 5.4 liter V-8 from the 2010… Read more →

Year-by-Year: 2010 Ford Raptor Model Year Changes

Currently there are four different model year Ford Raptors on the market and since its release in 2010 the Ford Raptor has undergone various changes. These changes range from cosmetic, to add-on packages, and performance changes. But which one is right for you? The Year-by-Year series of articles will go over the major Ford Raptor model year changes so you… Read more →

Ford Raptor Replacement Spindle

Addictive Desert Designs has been rolling out their new suspension parts and to go along with their recently released Ford Raptor Lower Control Arms they have also recently released a Ford Raptor Replacement Spindle. The stock replacement spindle will work with stock and replacement upper and lower control arms, tie-rods, and brake kits. It is a complete Ford Raptor stock… Read more →

Ford Raptor Lower Control Arm

Today we are looking at these new Ford Raptor Lower Control Arms from Addictive Desert Designs. After talking to head Engineer Daniel Bohler, they wanted something that would not only enhance the drive of the vehicle but offer more versatility to the front of the truck. He explained after months of research and development from the top people in the… Read more →