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This is the 2022 Ford Bronco Raptor

This is the 2022 Ford Bronco Raptor

If you thought getting hold of a new Ford Bronco was tough, the 2022 Ford Bronco Raptor is about to get SUV enthusiasts even more excited. Taller, wider, and more potent than the regular Bronco, it's the handiwork of Ford Performance and, the automaker claims, the most powerful street-legal Bronco so far.

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This classic pickup’s Ford e-crate motor heart is the start of something huge

This classic pickup’s Ford e-crate motor heart is the start of something huge

Ford has launched its first electric crate motor, with the Ford F-100 Eluminator concept truck giving a taste of how DIY EV-makers could build their own electric cars or give existing models a zero-emissions makeover. The SEMA 2021 concept features the same electric powertrain as the 2021 Mustang Mach-E GT Performance Edition, with a heady 634 lb-ft of torque on tap.

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Ford plans to offer DIY EV-makers its key electric tech – that’s a big deal

Ford plans to offer DIY EV-makers its key electric tech – that’s a big deal

Ford Performance may have a history of offering big gas engines for your retro upgrade, but just as Ford dragged the Mustang into the age of electrification, so too crate engines are embracing battery power. Dubbed the Ford Eluminator, it's the first electric crate engine - or, more specifically, crate motor - from Ford Performance, and it could help generations of gas-guzzlers and project cars catch up with the 21st century.

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Ford Performance unveils one-off Explorer ST; Explorer ST RWD may arrive next year

Ford Performance unveils one-off Explorer ST; Explorer ST RWD may arrive next year

Ford is cooking up a storm for its formidable Explorer SUV. Most recently, news broke of Ford Performance Racing School’s one-off Explorer ST, a four-passenger and race-ready variant with a twin-turbo EcoBoost V6 and a full safety cage. The racing SUV will debut at Woodward Dream Cruise and will be on display at “Mustang Alley” at the event.

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Ford Performance unveils Bronco 4600 racing truck for the 2021 Baja 1000

Ford Performance unveils Bronco 4600 racing truck for the 2021 Baja 1000

Ford Performance is expanding its off-road racing Bronco lineup with the 4600 racing truck. Fans and spectators got an early glimpse of Bronco 4600 at the King of the Hammers event, where a trio of Bronco 4400 rally trucks will show their wares. Designed to compete at the 2021 Baja 1000 this coming November, Bronco 4600 is Ford’s test mule in creating aftermarket performance parts for the newest Bronco SUV.

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Ford Bronco R conquers the 2020 Baja 1000

Ford Bronco R conquers the 2020 Baja 1000

The second time is the charm for the Ford Bronco R prototype. Last year, the Bronco R was unable to complete the Baja 1000 due to mechanical failures. But this year, Ford’s second attempt at conquering the 1,000-mile off-road endurance race is a successful one.

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Ford Performance launches 2015-2019 Shelby GT350 Certificate of Authenticity package

Ford Performance launches 2015-2019 Shelby GT350 Certificate of Authenticity package

Any car person who's been to a car show knows that there are plenty of people out there who buy regular versions of sports cars, like the Mustang, and then make them up to look like limited-edition versions. This practice can muddy the waters for real versions of these performance cars, such as the GT350 and GT350R.

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Roush Ranger Performance Pac Level 1 adds 47 horsepower

Roush Ranger Performance Pac Level 1 adds 47 horsepower

Anyone familiar with the name Roush will likely think of souped-up Mustangs and racing. That's not all the company is about. It also offers performance parts for the 2019 through 2020 Ford Ranger with the 2.3-liter EcoBoost. The company has announced its Ranger Roush Performance Pac Level 1 kit for the pickup that sells for $935.

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