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

It wasn’t extended considering that Mil-Spec Automotive declared the addition of the Ford F-one hundred fifty its portfolio. The Michigan-dependent business, which specializes in changing and upgrading the Hummer H1, is now applying the very same tactical treatments to the outgoing generation of America’s bestselling pickup truck.

Nevertheless, which is not the stop of that. In an announcement coursed as a result of Mil-Spec Automotive’s Fb web page, the aftermarket tuner is growing the ante for its modifications on the F-one hundred fifty. According to the business, buyers have the option to maximize the power to 675 horsepower (503 kilowatts) and 620 pound-toes (841 Newton-meters) of torque, additionally maximize the ground clearance to 13 inches (330 millimeters).

Of take note, the first Mil-Spec Ford F-one hundred fifty is driven by a modified five.-liter normally-aspirated Coyote V8 that will make 500 hp (373 kW), together with other mechanical updates. With the new update, which is termed the Intrepid F-one hundred fifty package deal, Muscle Automobiles & Trucks reviews that MSA will add a supercharger to achieve the goal power figures. Other factors included are a new throttle human body, a repositioned ingestion, upgraded gas rails and injectors, and an air-to-liquid intercooler system.

With the figures, the Intrepid F-one hundred fifty package deal is practically a worthy adversary to the just lately-released 2021 Ram TRX, although a little bit small in comparison to the famous six.2-liter Hellcat V8 that makes 702 hp (523 kW) and 650 lb-ft (881 Nm) of pull.

Then again, the supercharged MSA Ford F-one hundred fifty is just an unofficial contender for the TRX. Mil-Spec Automotive hasn’t released any price tag for this upgrade still, but you should not be expecting it to arrive cheap as the foundation price tag for the present deals is $89,500, which already includes the donor car or truck.

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