Fourth generation Ford Ranger for international markets presented here is a Double Cab body style with popular turbo diesel engine and less popular automatic transmission. The design is inspired by flagship F-150 Ford pick-up. This particular car is a European-spec model, manufactured in South Africa.


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Details

Make: Ford

Model: Ford Ranger / Ford Ranger Double Cab 2.2 TDCi 150 AT Limited

Production: 2011- (with facelift starting 2015)

Body type: pick-up, 5 seats

VIN: 6FPPXXMJ2PFD62888

Price without VAT: 32,020 Euros

Engine: 2.2-litre (2,198 cc) in-line 4-cylinder turbocharged diesel engine, longitudinally mounted, DOHC with 4 valves per cylinder, high-pressure common rail injection (1,800 bar), turbocharger with variable geometry and position sensor. The maximum output is 120 kW / 150 PS/hp at 3,700 rpm and peak torque is 375 Nm (or 276 lb-ft), available between 1,500 and 2,500 rpm.

Transmission: 6-speed automatic gearbox (6R80) with torque converter and 4×4

Tyres: Goodyear Wrangler 265/65 R17

Acceleration 0-100 km/h (0-62 mph): 12.6 seconds

Top speed: 175 km/h

Declared average fuel consumption: 9.4 liters of diesel per 100 km

Emissions: EU5, 248 g CO2/km

Fuel tank (l): 80

Dimensions (mm): L 5,359 / w 1,850 / h 1,815

Angles (approach / departure / ramp) in degrees: 27.7 / 25.9 / 24.4

Cargo bed (mm): L 1,560 / w 1,544 (1,139 between arches) / h 511

Wheelbase (mm): 3,220

Weight (DIN/EU): 2,129 kg/2,204 kg

Cd: –

Front suspension: Independent struts, double wishbone, coil springs, sway bar.

Rear suspension: Rigid axle, Berlin eye leafs springs.


Main standard equipment

Frontal airbags for driver and front passenger, side airbags for driver and front passenger, curtain airbags for front and rear seats, knee airbag for driver; ABS; ESP; HLA; TSA; LAC; ROM; leather interior; heated front seats; electrically adjustable driver seat; heated and electrically adjustable and foldable side mirrors; heated windshield and washer jets; dual-zone automatic climate control; fog lights; rain sensor; light sensor; SYNC gen 1 with Bluetooth, voice control, radio-CD, USB; board computer; cruise control; Easy Fuel; height adjustable steering column; four electricaly powered windows; front central armrest; rear central armrest with cupholders; power steering; multifunction leather steering wheel; 17-inch alloy wheels.


Main optional equipment (price in euro, without VAT)

Panther Black Metallic Paint (462).


Comments

+ roomy
+ good ride quality
+ very good road and off-road performance
+ high quality look and feel
+ good soundproofing
+ nice interior design
+ nice color for instrument cluster

– small infotainment screen (SYNC gen. 1)
– no depth adjustable steering column
– no differential lock
– slow transmission


Driven by Adrian M. for 785 km, 10.2 l/100 km average fuel consumption, 5,839 km total mileage of the car.


Filmed at AFI Palace Cotroceni


Ford Ranger Double Cab 2.2 TDCi photos

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