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Old 04-05-2015, 09:14 PM
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Global Reveal of the 2016 Ford Ranger

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Old 04-05-2015, 11:18 PM
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RHD? So it's not being offered in North America?
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Wow! So different from the Rangers I remember. You know, the ones that you'd drop a SBF 302 in. All these designs coming out will take a bit to adjust to.
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We've had em here for years. They are nice and turbo diesel ones go very well. I will post couple pics
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These are last couple years models
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They have a pretty good rep here ..... just remember if you ever change the oil on one make sure it's drained and refilled AND running in less than 10 minutes as the vane style oil pump will lose it's prime AND you will bugger the engine.
Not sure why you guys don't get them in USA or even Canada as they are made lhd for the Euro market ... not really much smaller then an F150 either.
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Lot of aftermarket stuff here to make em look like a raptor
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They're not here because like Ernie says, Nissan and Toyota have the small pickup market cornered here. Ford has been focusing on the full size pickup market.
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Not sure why you guys don't get them in USA or even Canada as they are made lhd for the Euro market ... not really much smaller then an F150 either.
Because Ford wants people in North America to buy a F-150. Competition is tough, Ford just assumed that people wanting a new Ranger would merely gravitate to an F-150, jury is out as far as that bet being correct. Ford is throwing all their money at the F-150 in their quest to maintain their sales lead and keep their bragging rights. The toyota is real long in the tooth and the datsun is just that, a datsun. That leaves the only viable option, the Colorado.

*Yes, I went to the Camp Chevrolet here in Spokane, WA and had a look. It's OK Duncan, lol, looks like Ford doesn't want my business. IMO, wait and see what the diesel for the Colorado has to offer. Side note: Ford discontinuing the Ranger here has pushed up the resale value of them but especially for good, clean, well maintained used ones.
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