This top Raptor Ford Performance model has a tad more street presence than ordinary variants and gains it with a unique grille that, as you can see, features FORD lettering rather than the usual Blue Oval badge. This Raptor model is also 168mm wider than a standard variant, thanks to its redesigned suspension and a track width that's 150mm greater.
Inside, with this flagship 'Ford Performance' variant, you get powered leather-and-suede sports seats which are 'Raptor'-branded, as is the leather-bound sports steering wheel with its track-style red centre marker and lovely magnesium gearshift paddles. Blue stitching features subtly here - and more prominently on the gearshift gaitor, the door card trimming and the leather covering for the fascia top. As with all top Ranger variants, you get a SYNC 3 8-inch centre-dash infotainment touchscreen with a FordPass Connect WiFi modem.
Anything this monitor can't tell you will be covered off by the instrument binnacle display which features a central screen with selectable sections. On this Raptor model, this screen also displays your various drive mode options and with this top variant, the two analogue gauges that flank it get sportier italicised Ford Performance dials.
We'll finish by focusing on the space you get in the rear of this Double Cab-only variant. Though this vehicle is actually narrower than an ordinary Ford Mondeo (and up to 100mm narrower than some of its rivals), it is possible to get three adults across this back seat without too much discomfort.