Date: 5 months ago   Category: Auto

The Ford F-150 Raptor pickup has received an off-road cruise control


The Ford company has submitted the upgraded version of the extreme F-150 Raptor pickup. In particular, the car has received new function under the name Trail Control - a cruise control for driving on off road terrain.

System completely is responsible for work of an accelerator and brakes, allowing the driver to concentrate only on steering. The Trail Control function works at speeds from 2 to 32 km/h - electronics automatically throws torque on wheels with the greatest coupling with the road and also automatically activates brakes in case of need. Plus to everything, Trail Control is capable to help the car not to stick at the movement on deep sand.

Plus to everything, Ford F-150 Raptor has received new adaptive shock-absorbers with the electronic control changing characteristics of damping of each rack separately. For example, electronics applies the toughest settings at a separation of wheels from the earth as much as possible to soften landing.

of Ford of F-150 Raptor is equipped with the same 3,5-liter turbocharged V6 unit giving 455 hp and 692 Nanometers of torque. The engine works together with 10-staged "automatic machine". Besides, the pickup is equipped with the system of the four-wheel drive and the transfer case with the lowering transfer.

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