First Look: 2024 Ford Ranger | The Every day Drive

2024 Ford Ranger preproduction models shown. Available late summer 2023. Actual production vehicle may vary. 2024 Ford Ranger
From left to proper: 2024 Ford Ranger XL STX, Lariat, Raptor, and XLT Sport

Let the midsize truck wars start! The brand new Chevy Colorado and GMC Canyon are simply now hitting the streets, and the 2024 Toyota Tacoma will likely be revealed on Could 19. However immediately, we lastly get a take a look at new 2024 Ford Ranger.

2024 Ford Ranger debuts with Raptor mannequin, extra powertrain choices

The massive information is that an off-road prepared Ranger variant, the Raptor, lastly involves the USA. It joins a strong Raptor household that already contains the F-150 Raptor, F-150 Raptor R and Bronco Raptor. The Ranger Raptor is powered by a turbocharged 3.0-liter “EcoBoost” V-6, the identical engine discovered within the Bronco Raptor.  The V6 delivers 405 horsepower and a husky 430 pound-feet of torque.

2024 Ford Ranger Raptor
2024 Ford Ranger Raptor

Designed for desert dunes, the Raptor’s beefy suspension features a Watt’s hyperlink rear suspension, 2.5-inch Fox Stay Valve shocks, a brand new electronically managed, two-speed switch case, front-and-rear locking differentials, high-strength metal bash plates, and 33-inch BFGoodrich KO3 all-terrain tires.

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2024 Ford Ranger XL STX
2024 Ford Ranger XL STX

Extra massive information: The usual Ranger will get a brand new engine choice. Ranger’s base—and beforehand solely—engine stays an EcoBoost 2.3-liter turbocharged 4. Newly out there is a 2.7-liter turbocharged V6 (additionally a part of the EcoBoost household). The V6 produces 315 horsepower and 405 pound-feet of torque. Most towing capability for the 2024 Ford Ranger is 7,500 kilos (the identical because the 2023 mannequin), with a max payload of 1,805 kilos (55 kilos lower than the 2023 mannequin).

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2024 Ford Ranger Lariat
2024 Ford Ranger Lariat

Along with a whole redesign, which incorporates quite a lot of F-150 styling cues and a extra refined inside, the 2024 Ranger will get a variety of new and helpful options. Contained in the cabin, you’ll see issues corresponding to a big middle console storage bin, an out there higher glove field, improved under-seat cargo bins within the second row, and fold-flat second-row seats for stowing issues like coolers. Exterior, the brand new Ranger will get out there built-in mattress steps, a 400-Watt energy inverter with a 110-volt outlet, and a tailgate that doubles as a piece bench.

2024 Ford Ranger Lariat
2024 Ford Ranger Lariat

The Ranger’s tech recreation has additionally been up to date. Along with Ford’s Sync 4A infotainment system, you’ll get a normal embedded 4G LTE modem, an 8-inch digital instrument panel, and a ten.1-inch middle touchscreen. A 12.4-inch instrument panel and 12-inch middle display screen can be found. Different out there tech options embrace a wi-fi charger, 360-degree digital camera, Zone Lighting, and a completely automated park help system to assist with each parallel and perpendicular parking.

Within the security division, the 2024 Ranger contains 31 commonplace or out there driver-assist options. Included are such methods as blind-spot monitoring with trailer protection and adaptive cruise management with cease and go functionality. One other cool security function that doesn’t at present exist within the midsize truck section: Trailer Reverse Steerage. This method makes use of cameras to point out flip angles and monitor circumstances surrounding the truck and trailer, in addition to present real-time trailer-handling teaching.

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The Ranger will proceed with its major trims–XL, XLT and Lariat–along with the Raptor. The brand new Ford Ranger will begin at $34,160, and Ranger Raptor at $56,960, together with $1,595 for vacation spot and supply. The Construct and Value web site is predicted to be out there within the coming weeks.

Each the 2024 Ranger and Ranger Raptor will likely be assembled on the Michigan Meeting Plant in Wayne, Michigan, with orders starting on the finish of Could 2023. The bottom-engine Ranger and Raptor fashions will likely be out there late summer season, with the two.7-liter fashions coming on-line in late fall.

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2024 Ford Ranger XLT Sport
2024 Ford Ranger XLT Sport

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