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2023 Ford F-150 Changes, Updates, New Features

The 2023 Ford F-150 features some major changes and updates over its prior model year, headlined by the addition of the high-performance Raptor R to the pickup’s lineup.

Model Line

  • No changes.


  • Addition of supercharged Ford 5.2L V8 Predator engine with start/stop technology now standard on Raptor R
    • Previously unavailable for 2022 model year


  • Deletion of two exterior colors
    • Smoked Quartz Metallic Tinted Clearcoat
    • Space White Metallic
  • Addition of four new exterior colors
    • Area 51 Blue (KU)
    • Avalanche (DR)
    • Azure Gray Metallic Tri-Coat (G4)
    • Hot Pepper Red Metallic Tinted Clearcoat (EA)


  • No changes.

2023 Ford F-150


  • No changes.

Safety and Security

  • No changes.

Driver Assist Technology


  • Addition of Heritage Edition Package (19H)
    • Package contents:
      • Heritage Edition exterior paint theme
      • Console embossing with Heritage Edition logo
      • Console and seats with flow-through console and floor shifter and two USB charge-only ports
      • Interior work surface
      • Molded-in Black honeycomb style grille with body-color surround
      • 20-inch six-spoke Dark Alloy-painted aluminum wheels (64S)
      • Black and Slate Gray interior color theme
  • Addition of Raptor R package (equipment group 802A)
    • Included package contents:
      • Black exterior accents
      • Unique Raptor R grille with “R” badge
      • Unique hood vent with “R” badge
      • Code Orange tow hooks
      • Raptor “R” badge on tailgate applique
      • Black Alcantara suede and leather Recaro seats
      • Carbon Fiber interior appliques
      • Code Orange stitching on doors and instrument panel
      • Interior Code Orange Raptor R badging
      • Raptor R exterior graphics
      • 17-inch forged aluminum bead-lock capable wheels
      • 37×12.5R17 BSW all-terrain tires
      • Engine block heater
      • Supercharged 5.2L V8 engine
    • Optional package contents:
      • Engine block heater
      • Partitioned lockable fold-flat storage
      • Front license plate bracket
      • Graphics delete
      • Power tailgate
      • Twin-panel moonroof
      • Bed tray
      • Console Vault in-vehicle safe
      • Wheel lock kit
      • Sportliner by BedRug
  • Addition of Rattler Package
    • Package contents:
      • Skid plates
      • Electronic Locking Rear differential
      • Hill Descent Control
      • Off-road shocks
      • All-terrain tires
      • FX4 Off-Road package
      • Rattler badging
      • Rattler exterior graphics
      • Onyx seats with Furnished Bronze accents and stitching
  • Deletion of four equipment groups
    • XL equipment group 100A
    • Tremor equipment group 400A
    • Lariat equipment group 500A
    • Raptor equipment group 800A

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