PROJECT SD126/THE TRAITOR
Double Feature: BDS Suspensions’ shorty Raptor hunter & RLC Motorsports’ Super Duty tow rig
Some trucks are built to look good and turn heads; others are built for performance and capability. In the case of BDS Suspension’s latest creation, SD126, this 2017 Super Duty checks all those boxes. From the Raptor-esque body styling and long-travel suspension to the 42-inch off-road tires, bright orange paint, and custom short wheelbase, this truck has it all, ready to turn heads at any truck meet or blaze a trail through the open desert.
We met up with Carter Reed, creative director for BDS, to get the low-down on Project SD126. “This truck is our chance to show
what our engineers are capable of. We wanted to build something cool and unique, but above all functional,” says Reed. “We approached Ford with the concept and they loved it, so with Ford’s thumbs up we got to work to turn the concept into reality.” The build took inspiration from a previous project BDS was involved on, known affectionately as Stubby. Stubby was a bright