The standard Ford F-150 Raptor with twin-turbo EcoBoost V-6 is fast.

But when the 702-horsepower Ram 1500 TRX showed up,

Ford couldn't let the super-powered V-8, car of the year, grab all the attention. 

Thus, the Blue Oval brand created the F-150 Raptor R, which by 2023 has more power than the previous F-150.

is the 5th, thanks to the so-called Predator engine.

The 2-liter supercharged V-8 was originally used on the Mustang Shelby GT500

 In truck use, the Predator produces 700 hp, which is less than the GT500. 

But torque spikes to 640 lb-ft, which is more than the Mustang.