First Ford Ranger was released 34 years ago and it had amazing results on the U.S. market. Nowadays, some spy photos of future 2019 Ford Ranger were taken in Dearborn, Michigan. This highly camouflaged truck was caught during road testing. There are some similarities between Ford F-150 truck and upcoming 2019 Ranger. Front end will feature same two-row grille as one used on 2018 F-150. Ford Ranger 2019 will be produced on the same platform as future 2020 Ford Bronco. Ford will offer two different versions of Ranger on the American market. Crew Cab Ranger with four doors, which is great for big families and two-door Super Cab.
2019 Ford Ranger engine and fuel economy specs
2019 Ford Ranger engine lineup will probably consist of several different powertrains. First, we have 3.0-liter engine from F-150. Information about power is still unavailable, but it could be slightly detuned from 254 horsepower and 440 lb-ft of torque, which it produced in Land Rover SUV. Most probably, base choice would be 3.2-liter inline-five engine. This unit is capable of developing 185 horsepower and 350 lb-ft of torque in European version of Ford Ranger. We are also expecting to see 2.3-liter turbocharged inline-four engine with ability to deliver 250 horsepower and 270 lb-ft of torque. Rumors about transmission are very different now. Some say Ranger might get new 10-speed automatic gearbox, while other speculate about 6-speed manual transmission. We will have to wait and see Ford’s final solution about 2018 Ranger transmission. Both rear-wheel and all-wheel drive will probably be offered. 2019 Ford Ranger fuel economy specs are still unavailable, but it will most likely mirror the specs of current version, with possible small improvements.
2019 Ford Ranger release date and price
2019 Ford Ranger price should be very competitive on the market. Ranger will have great rivals such as GMC Canyon, Toyota Tacoma and Chevrolet Colorado. 2019 Ranger price estimates are going from $25,000 for base model up to $40,000 for top of the range version. 2019 Ford Ranger release date is still not determined, but it may be revealed by the end of 2018.