US car giant Ford motors are on a spree to capture a major chunk of pickup truck segment in 2018 and subsequent years- as is clear from its latest moves. After making waves by unveiling the new lineup of its F-150 lineup of light-duty trucks, Ford is focusing on other niches in pickup truck segment. After a long hiatus, the company is ready to re-launch the 2020 Ford Ranger midsized pickup truck in the US market.The model was shown at the recent North American International Auto Show where it received a great response. It will help Ford battle the rivals like the GMC Canyon and Toyota Tacoma.
2020 Ford Ranger Trims and Design Changes
The 2020 Ford Ranger is one enticing looking midsized truck beyond question. The truck will be offered in 3 trims.The design is close to that of T6 Ranger pickup sold by Ford in overseas markets for quite a few years. Ford will launch a Raptor version in near future.
The Ranger can also be laden with two appearance packages Chrome and Sport. The truck will be sold in SuperCrew and SuperCab setups.
2020 Ford Ranger Interior Look and Safety Features
The cabin is also quite sleek looking and functional. The SuperCrew model has adequate space for 4 adult passengers. Again, the Lariat trim will have more upscale materials used in the cabin.The 2020 Ford Ranger is laden with top-notch safety features. It will also get WordPress- a 4G LTE Wi-Fi service with support for 10 devices.
2020 Ford Ranger Engine Specifications
The 2020 Ford Ranger is going to be sold with just one engine- as per the updates. The 2.3-liter EcoBoost unit will sit under the hood. Ford is yet to come up with a detailed spec of the engine.Later Ford may launch the Raptor trim with a more powerful engine possibly a turbo diesel variant. There will be separate drive modes– Normal, Gravel, Sand and Mud and Ruts.
2020 Ford Ranger Towing Capacity
The newest model 2020 Ford Ranger will get Trail Control feature which is like the Crawl Control in Toyota trucks. The towing capacity will be better than the rivals, as per the view of Ford. The company also said that this new model will exceed the model Chevy Colorado with its 7,700 pounds.
2020 Ford Ranger Price and Release Date
The Ford Company will launch the 2020 Ranger by late 2018. The base trim price may be around $23,000 and top trim price may touch $42,000.