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REPORT: U.S. Border Patrol considering Ford F150 SVT Raptor

by Jonny Lieberman (RSS feed) on Aug 7th, 2009 at 10:58AM

Very few people have ridden in Ford's upcoming Raptor; we have. And allow us to tell you what: it's astonishing. Perhaps the single most impressive production vehicle ever, even if the prototypes we rode shotgun in were only 90% complete. That good, really? Yes, truly. Imagine bounding across the Nevada desert at 100 mph (fuel cutoff) and then leaping 45 feet through the air, landing, and doing it again and again and again. That is the magic of SVT and their Raptor. With that in mind, what government agency could make use of such a steroidal, hardcore truck? No, not FEMA. Exactly, the... Read More

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