Perfect for the next installment of the Fast and Furious franchise, the F250R Megaraptor is designed to go anywhere, and with plenty of power. Based on Ford’s heavy-duty F-250 truck, it’s powered by a 6.7L turbo diesel engine, boasts a widened track, and an upgraded suspension upgraded for extreme off-road performance. New fiberglass body panels were installed to fit the aluminum rims sourced from military MRAP vehicles, wrapped in 46″ Michelin XZL tires. Continue reading for another video, more pictures and information.
“Each of these trucks goes through a comprehensive upgrade from a complete teardown and rebuild of the front end, a restructuring of the bed, the addition of a custom fiberglass semi-style hood, a 4″ lift and the inclusion of Bilstein 5100 shocks, and the addition of 46″ MRAP (Mine-Resistant Ambush Protected military vehicle) wheels rated at 10,000 pounds. On top of the cost of a donor truck, the MegaRaptor conversion starts around $28,000 – but there’s also a smaller option on 40″ wheels, called the SuperRaptor, that goes for about $6k less,” reports Hi Consumption.