ranger

Ford Recalling 72,000 Rangers Over Taillight Troubles

Ford announced Monday that it will recall 72,718 Ranger pickups over taillight malfunctions. This one is pretty cut and dried, without the mystique that make most recall notices so appealing. There’s

Ford Wants You to Get Jacked

While Ford Motor Company doesn’t have any trouble offloading F-150s and Rangers on a truck-hungry populace, there’s always another way to sweeten the pot. To boost the appeal of its full- and mid-size

It Takes Two: Ford’s Ranger FX2 Is (Mainly) an On-roader With Off-road Looks

In all fairness, the newly announced FX2 Package does boost the off-road cred of the two-wheel drive Ford Ranger, albeit modestly. If memory serves this writer correctly, RWD trucks can be a load of

Flurry of Trademark Applications Points to Ford Ranger Trim Buffet

Do you find yourself wishing Ford turned up the heat on the Ranger pickup, perhaps offering customers a choice of powerplants and greater diversity in appearances? You’re likely in luck. According to

QOTD: Cribbing Their Homework?

Judging from the comments on yesterday’s post about what the new C8’s rump might look like, most of you lot aren’t quite sold on the possibility of Corvette copying some of Camaro’s homework. One

Fuelin’ Around: Ford Facing Legal Fracas Over Efficiency Claims

The new Ford Ranger only went on sale in January, but the midsize pickup is already the focus of a class-action lawsuit. The complaint, filed earlier this week, alleges the Blue Oval “deliberately

Ace of Base: 2019 Ford Ranger XL

Last summer, fans of mid-sized pickup trucks got a quick look behind the virtual curtain when the build-and-price tool for the new Ford Ranger leaked to the internet like a screen door on a submarine.

2019 Ford Ranger First Drive – Fighting For First Place Out of the Box

If you’ve paid attention to any of Ford’s marketing lately, you’ll know the company has been making vehicles for 115 years. When it comes to F-Series, the best-selling pickup truck line in the

Ford Appoints New Exec – Wait, It Actually Gets Interesting

Ford announced some HR news today, saying that Trevor Worthington has been appointed vice president, Global Product Development Operations & Vehicle Programs. Worthington has served as veep of

The Ranger’s No Cannibal, Ford Says

Good news: the Ford F-150 will not be discontinued as a result of the runaway popularity of the 2019 Ford Ranger. Phew. As the Blue Oval readies its midsize pickup for a winter launch, Joe Hinrichs,

Blue by You: With a U.S. Ranger Raptor Off the Table, Ford Frustrations Mount

News this morning of Ford deciding not to bring the Raptor Ranger to American shores (via Autoblog) whipped your normally placid author into frothy indignation, prompting him to print off a Blue Oval
There’s terrible Ford Ranger Raptor news

There’s terrible Ford Ranger Raptor news

Ford’s Ranger Raptor, the pumped-up version of the automaker’s new midsize truck, won’t be headed to the US, with Ford preferring to push the full-sized F-150 Raptor instead. The Ranger Raptor was
There’s terrible Ford Ranger Raptor news

There’s terrible Ford Ranger Raptor news

Ford’s Ranger Raptor, the pumped-up version of the automaker’s new midsize truck, won’t be headed to the US, with Ford preferring to push the full-sized F-150 Raptor instead. The Ranger Raptor was
CBS Developing Drama Series Based on James Patterson’s ‘Texas Ranger’

CBS Developing Drama Series Based on James Patterson’s ‘Texas Ranger’

CBS is developing a drama based on James Patterson’s novel, “Texas Ranger,” Variety has learned. “Ranger” is set as a one-hour drama from writers and executive producers Jason Hall, TJ Brady and
2019 Ford Ranger towing capacity, payload and torque hit segment highs

2019 Ford Ranger towing capacity, payload and torque hit segment highs

The 2019 Ford Ranger won’t show up in US dealerships until early next year, but Ford is hoping to whet pickup fans’ appetites with the truck’s payload, torque, and towing capability. The new figures
2019 Ford Ranger towing capacity, payload and torque hit segment highs

2019 Ford Ranger towing capacity, payload and torque hit segment highs

The 2019 Ford Ranger won’t show up in US dealerships until early next year, but Ford is hoping to whet pickup fans’ appetites with the truck’s payload, torque, and towing capability. The new figures

2019 Ford Ranger Pricing (For Real, This Time)

This time last week, Ford was busy claiming the leaked Build & Price tool for the 2019 Ford Ranger was “inaccurate.” At the time, most of the internet got a quick glance at the truck’s pricing and

Whoops: Ford Pulls 2019 Ranger Build and Price Tool From Website, Claims It Made a Mistake

It seemed like Ford Motor Company had answered prayers Tuesday, after an online configurator for the 2019 Ranger pickup finally appeared on the automaker’s consumer website. But, just as quickly as it
Ford Ranger will monitor blind spots around your trailer

Ford Ranger will monitor blind spots around your trailer

All vehicles have blind spots, those areas where a big car can hide on the highway making accidents more likely. Some new vehicles have a blind spot detection system integrated specifically to warn
Ford Ranger will monitor blind spots around your trailer

Ford Ranger will monitor blind spots around your trailer

All vehicles have blind spots, those areas where a big car can hide on the highway making accidents more likely. Some new vehicles have a blind spot detection system integrated specifically to warn