THE SALEEN 2019 SPORTRUCK XR
“Furthering Saleen Automotive’s commitment to continued growth in the performance car and truck markets, we are proud to debut our Saleen Sportruck XR.”
The Saleen Sportruck XR, is Saleen’s latest entry into the ever popular off-roading segment.
The 2019 Saleen Sportruck XR is based upon the popular Ford F150 platformPower is offered in four levels including enhanced Eco-boost 2.7 and 3.5L turbo charged versions, naturally-aspirated 5.0L, and a supercharged 5.0L V8 that pumps out 700 horsepower.
Saleen collaborated with off-roading legend Greg Foutz to build the ultimate off road truck, the Saleen XR. The XR’s suspension has front 2.5 coil-over shocks to level out the front with the rear, and rear 2.5 Smooth Series shocks. The Black Label edition utilizes upper and lower Racecraft control arms, Spindle and specially made for Saleen by Fox, tuned front shocks with by-pass for 12-inches and custom rear by-pass shocks for 14-inches of travel. This XR also includes Saleen rear leaf springs and Saleen bump stop with frame gusset.
Saleen’s Signature brakes are standard on all versions with 13.8 -inch ABS vented front rotors with 2-piston calipers on fronts and 13.8 ABS vented rear rotors with 1-piston calipers on the rear. Larger brakes with 6-piston calipers are optional.
Exterior enhancements include Saleen-designed front and rear bumpers, body-color wheel flares, and Saleen Grille, sidesteps, tailgate panel and power hood. The Sportruck XR comes with six-spoke alloy wheels 17x8.5 front and rear, shod with General Tire Grabber X3 33x12.5-17 front and rear. Options include either Chrome or Carbonite wheels. All XR’s feature a Saleen serialized front bumper number in addition to Saleen VIN stampings.