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Hennessey Velociraptor 500: A modified Ford Bronco Raptor with a monstrous 500 horsepower

Hennessey modified the Ford Bronco Raptor to produce a higher level of horsepower and now the VelociRaptor 500 Bronco has as much horsepower as an old Porsche 911 Turbo.

To power a 3.0-liter twin-turbo V6 engine on this model, Hennessey added a high-flow air induction kit, a bigger intercooler and better ECU, as well as a stainless steel exhaust setup.

The torque of the Hennessey Velociraptor 500 comes in at 745 Nm, beating the regular Bronco Raptor's 418 HP and 596 Nm, which means 20% of more power.

The changes provided by the Henessey Velociraptor 500

But the series of changes doesn't end there, as Hennessey raised the suspension another 3 cm above the ground, adding to the Ford Bronco Raptor's already remarkable off-road capabilities.

The turbo's intake manifold and exhaust valve will also receive improvements.

Along with all this, Hennessey has also improved the look of the model, adding new 18-inch wheels with off-road tires, electric steps to climb into the cabin, new bumpers, a front LED bar, new badges and embroidery on the footrests. Of Head.

“Our customers are big fans of the new Bronco, but they've been asking us for more power and greater performance from day one. Ford's Raptor version is a huge improvement, but the engine has even more potential. Our engineering team unleashed its power to create the next-generation almighty SUV,” said John Hennessey, the company's founder and CEO.

The Hennessey Performance package is $$ 32,950 on top of the Ford Bronco Raptor starting price of around $$ 74,000, so the VelociRaptor 500 Bronco is over $$ 105,000 in total, but that includes, in addition to the aforementioned upgrades, a performance guarantee. of 3 years. or 36,000 miles, which is almost 58,000 kilometers.

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