Ford is solemnly releasing some-more sum on a new tiny lorry due to enter prolongation after this year. The 2019 Ford Ranger will make 270 hp and 310 lb-ft of torque from a turbocharged 2.3-liter four-cylinder, a automaker suggested today.
The Ranger produces some-more torque than any other gas-powered midsize pickup lorry on a market. That includes trucks with some-more strong V-6 engines. The V-6-powered Chevrolet Colorado maxes out during 275 lb-ft, while a V-6 Toyota Tacoma tops out during 265 lb-ft. The Colorado diesel, however, pumps out 369 lb-ft.
At launch, a four-cylinder will be a usually engine accessible on a Ranger here in a U.S. It’s misleading either Ford will launch a diesel during a after date. All Rangers in a marketplace come interconnected to a 10-speed involuntary transmission.
Ford also disclosed towing and cargo numbers. When versed with an discretionary draw package and a trailer stop controller, a Ranger has a limit towing ability of 7,500 pounds, some-more than any gas lorry in a class. The gas-powered Colorado and Tacoma max out during 7,000 pounds and 6,800 pounds, respectively, nonetheless a diesel Colorado can transport adult to 7,700 pounds. The Ranger’s limit cargo is 1,860 pounds, a top rating of any stream midsize pickup.
As we formerly reported, a 2019 Ford Ranger starts during $25,395. Although it won’t arrive in dealerships until early subsequent year, a sequence books are already open. Three trim levels are available: XL, XLT, and Lariat.