Ford Ranger Wildtrak 2016 will continue to be a top offer, when it comes to this mid-size pickup truck model. Model for the year 2016 will get milder facelift, compared to the 2015 model. It will include changing the design of the front of the vehicle and the improvement of the interior. Also, appeared information on possible changes in the framework of the powertrain unit. In fact, some sources say that the 2.2-liter Duratorq diesel engine will be replaced. His successor could be a brand new ‘Panther’ ‘engine, 2.0 liter. However, official confirmation from the company there is no, and this information should be taken with a caution.
Ford Ranger Wildtrak 2016, is the product of the Ford company. Namely all-new Ford Ranger T6 is the work of design and engineering team of this company. The previous generation of this model were based on the Mazda BT-50 pickup truck models. Since the Ford ‘launched’ the next generation Ranger T6 models, the Mazda BT-50 is based on it, ie on the same T6 platform.
For those who do not know the Ford Ranger was sold many years on the US market. However, over time the by dimensions and specification it very approached F-150 pickup truck model. Ford company did not want to have two similar, competing models in the same market. So it was stopped selling it on the US market in 2011. On the US market began to be sold by 1982, while is was present in other markets since 1998.
Ford Ranger Wildtrak 2016 – Specs
This model is represented in more than 180 markets. It represents the best marks pickup truck model in its category. Ford Ranger Wildtrak 2016, has the most spacious cabin, the best performance, but scored with the highest score in the field of security. The closest companions and the biggest competitors in the class of his VW Amarok and Isuzu D-MAX. However, many believe that Ford’s Goliath is much ahead of the competition.
Enhanced performance, excellent economy, modern design, exceptional comfort and convenience, as well as exceptional off-road capability. Thus one can describe the latest Ford Ranger Wildtrak. We have already mentioned that this model represents the top bid at Ford Ranger T6 model. In many respects, the Wildtrak is more luxurious than other models, offer.
Ford Ranger Wildtrak 2016 is available in 4×4, the Double Cab Pick-up configuration. Unlike less equipped version, the Wildtrak is offered with a standard 6-speed automatic or manual gearbox. At lower models AT and 4×4 are available as an option. Also, the Ford Ranger Wildtrak 2016 is equipped with the most powerful engine. For his drive is in charge the 3.2-liter Duratorq diesel engine with five cylinders and a 20 valve. This engine delivers 197 horsepower at 3,000 rpm and maximum torque of 470 Nm at 1.500 to 2.750 rpm.
In addition to the 2016 Ford Ranger Wildtrak, new Ranger will be available in XL, XLT and Limited (Europe) or XLS (Australia) versions.
2016 Ford Ranger is equipped with two different engines, a 2.5-liter Duratec petrol engine and 2.2-liter Duratorq diesel engine with 4 cylinders and 16 valve. The petrol engine develops 165 hp and 226 Nm, in combination with 5-speed MT and 4×2 drive. Diesel engine develops 150 hp at 3,700 rpm and 375 Nm at 1,500-2,500 rpm, combined with a 6-speed MT (standard) or 6-speed AT (optional) and standard 4×2 or 4×4 optional operating system.
2016 Ford Ranger XLT has the same engine as Wildtrak model. As a standard 4×2 drive is used, while in some configurations cab, 4×4 drive system is standard. It is the same, and with the transmission. As a standard offering both AT and MT.
Ford Ranger Limited/XLS 2016 uses the 2.2-liter and 3.2-liter diesel engine. Versions are available with AT, as well as the MT, and the customer can choose between versions with 4×2 or 4×4 drive system.
Ford Ranger Wildtrak 2016 – Release Date and Price
The new model should appear in the market in the second half of 2015. It should not be expected to occur in all markets at the same time. The price of Ford Ranger Wildtrak 2016 should not be changed in relation to the price model for 2015. This means that its price will be around 32,000 euros.