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Ford Ranger News
A 2.3-liter EcoBoost seems like a good fit.
After months of teasers and a bunch of speculation, the new Ford Ranger Raptor was finally revealed in Bangkok, Thailand. The 2019 Ford Ranger Raptor looks just like a small-scale version of the F-150 Raptor. Up front, the Ranger Raptor replaces the blue oval on the grille with “Ford” in big block letters. No word yet on whether or not the Ranger Raptor will come to the U.S. Transcript: Ford Ranger Raptor revealed: The new Ford Ranger Raptor has been revealed in Bangkok, Thailand. Just week
It's unclear if the truck is coming here.
These midsize trucks are very similar on paper.
After several years studying abroad, the Ford Ranger is finally coming home to the States, more capable and more refined than ever. This isn't just a rehash of the same old formula. Ford is bringing the midsize Ranger sold in the rest of the world since 2011 to us. Since the return was announced last year, there's been a ton of speculation about the truck. Well, here it is in all its glory. (Meanwhile, we couldn't wait for the new Ford Ranger, so we went to New Zealand to drive one.)
The 2.3-liter EcoBoost should be pretty good. But what else might Ford throw under the hood?
These people look like they're having a lot of fun.
XL, XL Chrome, STX, XLT, XLT Chrome, XLT Sport, Lariat, Lariat Chrome, and Lariat Sport. The gang's all here!
Chevy and Toyota have a new competitor.
The Ford Ranger mid-size pickup is returning. It's been seven years since American shoppers could purchase Ranger but Ford is bringing it back. Production will begin on Ranger in late 2018. Ranger will feature a 2.3-L EcoBoost engine with a 10-speed automatic transmission. For more coverage of the NAIAS 2018 head over to https://www.autoblog.com/detroit-auto-show/
It will be powered by a 2.0-liter diesel.
Some Ford car nameplates will go away.