What’s new for the 2021 Ford Ranger?

By Product Expert | Posted in Ford Ranger on Wednesday, April 14th, 2021 at 9:10 am
2021 Ford Ranger XLT and Lariat next to each other

2021 Ford Ranger at Highland Ford, Sault Ste. Marie

Can one pickup truck undertake heavy-duty jobs, along with taking you on rugged adventures while always ensuring your safety? Yes! The 2021 Ford Ranger is the vehicle for you! It has strength and toughness, style and safety and practicality and performance. So, what are the enhancements available in the 2021 Ford Ranger?

New features for the 2021 Ford Ranger

Mechanically, the 2021 Ford Ranger boasts of a 2.3L EcoBoost® Engine with Auto Start-Stop Technology. This powerful engine produces 270 horsepower and 310 pound-feet of torque. Its Auto Start-Stop Technology ensures that the engine shuts down when the vehicle comes to a hard stop and restarts immediately once you release the brake pedal.

Considering the Drive Assist Technology, the 2021 Ford Ranger offers a Forward Sensing System and Reverse Sensing System. Your 2021 Ford Ranger can now sense when there is something in front of you or something behind you with sensors on the front bumpers and sensors on the rear bumpers. The sensors emit a high-pitched beeping tone when you are set to approach any object. It becomes a solid tone when you are within 10 inches of the object.


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How has the 2021 Ford Ranger’s interior and exterior changed?

The 2021 Ford Ranger is now available in four new colors: cactus gray, carbonized gray, cyber orange, and velocity blue. The STX Special Edition Package features 18-inch black wheels that boast of a machined finish on the edges. In terms of comfort, the 2021 Ford Ranger comes with a 6-way power passenger adjustable seat along with a Dual Zone Electronic Automatic Temperature Control that lets the driver and front passenger set different temperatures at the same time within the car.


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2021 Ford Ranger on a rugged terrain
Motorbike on a 2021 Ford Ranger

What else does the 2021 Ford Ranger offer?

The 2021 Ford Ranger lineup at Highland Ford, Sault Ste. Marie comes in three trim levels: XL, XLT and Lariat. The tremor off-road package provides an all-new level of terrain capability even as it keeps intact the everyday driving experience and the payload and towing capacity. The maximum payload is a solid 1860 pounds, while the maximum towing comes in at 7,500 pounds. The 2021 Ford Ranger has a high beltline while a raked grille and windshield help in aerodynamics and reducing wind noise.

To know more about such awesome features, do contact our dealership. Also, if you do wish to buy a new or used vehicle but fear that you might contract the COVID-19 virus, go ahead and buy your vehicle online!

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