2015, at the Frankfurt auto show, visitors were able to familiarize themselves with the new Ford Ranger pickup model. In addition, Ford also introduced refreshed Edge SUV, which is on offer in the market of Europe. However, Ford announced plans for the future, including the expansion of supply to customers in the US market. The greatest attention attracted the information that will be returned to this market some models, which were previously represented. First of all, it’s a 2018 Ford Ranger pickup model, which will expand the offer of company in pickup truck segment.
Ranger pickup was represented on the US market, as long as its size and characteristics become similar to F-150 pickup model. Its production was continued, and presence of the largest market in Europe and Australia market. At the same time, the development and design of this model has been entrusted to the Australian branch of the company, which is responsible for the design and promotion of a new generation of models.
2018 Ford Ranger Design
The new model for 2017, which is shown in Frankfurt, has undergone significant changes and improvement. Outer appearance of the vehicle is changed, while the interior was modernized and upgraded. Redesign from the outside is covered front and rear of the vehicle. Interior materials are of higher quality, and the safety systems and driver assistance systems upgraded, using the latest technology. Redesign 2017 model will be an indicator of the development and design of 2018 Ford Ranger pickup, which will be found on the US market.
It is expected that in 2018 Ford Ranger for US customers, it receives a huge number of elements seen at Wildtrak versions. This version is a top Ranger models. It differs from the standard model by additional elements and higher level of equipment. This refers to the door handles, mirrors, front grille, which are specifically designed for this version of the model. In addition, 2018 Ranger USA, should get new fog lights, alloy wheels and larger diameter.
2018 Ford Ranger Specs
An improved model for 2017, is significantly more advanced than its predecessor. He got hardened off-road features, better performance and fuel economy is improved by 17%. However, it is a model for markets outside the USA, which uses diesel generators. It is hard to believe that the Ford Ranger 2018 will be offered with the same aggregates for customers in the US market.
European buyers will be available version with 2.2-liter TDCi diesel engine with 160 horsepower and a 3.2-liter TDCi diesel engine with 200 horsepower. In addition, the offer will complement the 3.2-liter Duratorq diesel engine with five cylinders and a 20 valve with 197 horsepower at 3,000 rpm and 470 Nm at 1.500 to 2.750 rpm and petrol 2.5-liter Duratec engine with 165 horsepower and 226 Nm of torque . These engines come with a six-speed transmission and 2WD or 4WD drive.
2018 Ford Ranger for US customers, will be available with a different range of powertrains. It is anticipated that the offer to find super efficient and super economical EcoBoost engines.