2018 Ford Ranger Specs and Release Date

Wednesday, November 30th 2016. | 2018 New Cars, Ford

2018 Ford Ranger is going to become a rival for Toyota Tacoma, Chevy Colorado and Honda’s new Ridgeline. Although, in 2011, Ford stopped the production of mid-size Ranger pickup truck in the US, they will be ready to introduce the new Ranger. The new Ranger design is reported to be put some improvements in the interior and exterior when the car is advertised beyond the United States market. The update is also the introduction of machinery.

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2018 Ford Ranger Exterior – The upcoming design, comparing to the previous model, will likely unchanged. It means that Ford will enjoy the rugged and intense looks for the new Ranger. The weight of the Ranger will drastically decreased because of the exterior solar panel is controlled by higher resilient metallic and light weight aluminum. The good news is Ford will offer regular, extended and crew cab. The regular cab is essential because it has no competitor so it would attract commercial customers.

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2018 Ford Ranger Interior – A detailed redesign will apply in the interior features of the new Ranger. Ford will probably provide a more swanky, roomy and comfy design comparing to the previous one. It can be concluded from the interesting offers. There will be SYNC offers for the middle and upper trim levels, that consists of navigation, HD and satellite radio, hands-free phone operation, Bluetooth connectivity, voice controls for some systems and a 360-degree camera. While in the lower trims will spoil vinyl seat covering.

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2018 Ford Ranger Engine – There will be several types of the 2018 Ford Ranger engine. It will have both gasoline and diesel options so you can choose what you want. The first engine is the very strong one. It is kind of 5 cylinder TDCi type of engine involving 3.2 liters as well as 197 hp. The gasoline consumption is concentrated by 18 pct estimated 21 mpg for municipality driving a car and 30 miles/gallon on the road. The next engine option will likely be the 2.7 liter EcoBoost V-6 that carries 325 hp and 375 lb-ft torque. Another choice is a petroleum 2.5 liter Duratec engine with direct injections. The drivers are able to experience 163 hp with 225 Nm of torque.

2018 Ford Ranger Release date and price – The expected price for 2018 Ford Ranger is around the competitor price. According to the research, the price of  Chevrolet Colorado starts at $20,100 strictly followed by Toyota Tacoma that is priced at $23,660. The automaker has not verified the facts yet as this Ranger is undertaking its production development. The certain release date is also not known.