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Ford’s Messing Around With An Idea For A New Convertible Pickup Truck

Ford’s technology division outlined an idea for a removable hardtop that would go on a pickup truck in a patent published Thursday and filed back in 2018. Neat!

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The 2019 Ford Ranger Isn’t the Ranger You Remember, but It’s Good at What It Does

The Ford Ranger seems to strike a personal chord with pretty much everybody in America; I remember being crammed into the jump seats of my dad’s as a kid. When the “return” of the truck in the form of the 2019 Ford Ranger was announced, people reacted like it was going to be personally delivered by God himself. Now…

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The 2019 Ford Ranger Matches Diesel MPG With Gas Engine

The midsize pickup market has exploded in recent years, and Ford, the large truck king, wants in. The 2019 Ford Ranger was late to the party, but it claimed the torque crown for itself with just a little 2.3-liter EcoBoost engine, which just eked out another upside: best-in-class fuel economy.

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The 2019 Ford Ranger Raptor Isn’t Coming to the U.S.: Report

To all the Americans who were excited—nay, thrilled—for the 2019 Ford Ranger Raptor, I have some truly bad news: The truck is probably not going to come here. Sorry.

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The 2019 Ford Ranger Claims to Beat the V6 Trucks on Torque With a Turbo Four

The only engine available for the 2019 Ford Ranger will be a 2.3-liter EcoBoost turbo four-cylinder. And even while it’s down on cylinder count from V6 competitors like the Chevy Colorado, Ford claims it beats every other gasoline engine in its class when it comes to sheer torque.

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Now Tesla Has a Delivery Problem

Elon Musk admits that Tesla is falling behind on deliveries, the mid-size Ram will likely be a Wrangler, Cadillac wants to make special cars and Ferrari investors seem to be worried about nothing. All of this and more in The Morning Shift for Monday, Sept. 17, 2018.

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The 2019 Ford Ranger Raptor Will Be There to Leap Over Literally Everything in Forza Horizon 4

Without a doubt, the best part of Forza Horizon games is crashing around off-road in a bigass truck. You earn points, it’s fun and it’s easily the fastest way around the map. And now that we’ve just learned that the 2019 Ford Ranger Raptor is going to be in Forza Horizon 4, I have only one question: Is there any point…

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2019 Ford Ranger: Everything We Know About the Packages and Specs So Far

We got teased some Ford Ranger details last week when a configurator site mistakenly went live, but were disappointed to learn that it was not accurate. Fortunately, the order guide for the 2019 Ranger went out to dealers today, and we were able to find a copy on a Ford forum to get all the details and specs that are…

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The Lovable Ford Ranger Emerged As A Hero Out Of Recession And War

Back in 1976, Ford began developing a new small truck platform of its own: the Ranger. A frugal, fuel-efficient truck for the hardworking American, the Ranger was born as a contingency plan from Ford for an industry and consumer shift to smaller trucks that evolved into an icon. Now it’s back, so here’s a look at the…

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Ford Says ‘Incorrectly Installed Battery’ Caused The Everest SUV Fire

You may have heard that Australian auto journalist Peter Barnwell inadvertently burned a Ford Everest SUV to the ground last week. Ford is now saying their investigation has concluded; somebody put the battery in wrong.

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