Roush supercharges Raptor V8, however no longer for the street

It has 6.2 liters of V8 displacement and a Roush supercharger boosting output to 510 horsepower and 580 pound-feet of torque, however it’s use is for shuttle neatly off-road. That’s neatly off-road as in on water as a result of this engine is the Roushcharged Raptor 575 marine engine.

Roush Performance and Indmar Marine Engines are that includes the engine in a “Constructed for Lifestyles’s Adventures” video that includes a Roush F-150 SC towing a Raptor 575-powered boat to the lake.

The 6.2-liter V8 is according to the engine that powers Ford’s F-150 Tremendous Responsibility pickup vans, however in step with Indmar is 20 p.c extra gasoline environment friendly and, notes Roush Efficiency and Indmar, it’s the first emissions-certified supercharged marine engine of its type.  

The engine includes a marine-specific oil pan and pick-up tube designed for the steep angles and high-g turns at which a ship will have to function. The engine makes use of aviation-grade spark plugs and lines closed-cooling generation to deal with constant working temperatures whilst additionally fighting corrosion and coverage from invasive aquatic species. 

The powertrain contains Indmar’s personal transmission for easy and quiet operation.

Indmar was once based within the Nineteen Seventies via Dick and Donna Rowe after Dick ended a 20-year stint in the United States Marine Corps. They produced commercial and irrigation pumps according to V8 car engines and pioneered using fuel-injected engines for the marine marketplace. The corporate stays Rowe circle of relatives owned.

Roush Efficiency is one of the firms which can be a part of Roush Industries, headed via Jack Roush, a significant automobile provider and racing crew proprietor.