The Jimco Reaper is an 800-HP Off-Road Monster Disguised as a Ford Raptor

Don't fear the Reaper.
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2019 Jimco Reaper Pre-Runner (3)

Jimco's "Reaper" pre-runner appears to be a souped-up Ford Raptor, but looks can be deceiving.

Only the camouflaged fiberglass body is sourced from the Detroit-based automaker. Underneath the hood is a gigantic Chevy big block-based, 9.1-liter V8 that was built by Dougans Racing Engines to produce 800 horses and 700-pound-feet of torque. 

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A GM 4L80E four-speed automatic transmission tuned by Gearworks sends the power to 17-inch beadlock wheels wrapped in 40-inch BFGoodrich KR3 Race tires. 

Autoblog reports that the "Victory" chassis, independent front suspension and four-link solid rear axle were all designed by the Santee, California-based race shop. Fox springs and external bypass shocks allow for 26 inches of travel up front and 32 inches of travel in the rear.  

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The interior isn't totally stripped down for racing, with electric buckets seats clad in diamond-stitched leather, a suede steering wheel, engine status and navigation displays, air conditioning, cruise control and a CB radio. 

The Reaper was built for Los Angeles Dodgers owner Bobby Patton, which explains the extra creature comforts and its street-legal status. A price wasn't disclosed, but Autoblog is confident that the Reaper easily cost Patton six figures. 

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Reach out to Jimco online if you're interested in commissioning your own custom pre-runner.