2017 Ford Ranger vs Toyota Tacoma: Underdog vs Top Dog

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The Ford Ranger has been on the market for some time now and due to this it could be called the underdog when going up against the Toyota Tacoma. However with what the Ranger has to offer it might actually become the top dog.

The Ford Ranger entry version offers the 2.2 litre turbocharged engine and there is also a 3.2 litre turbocharged engine and it will offer up 147kW along with 470Nm of torque. The engine is going to come with the six speed automatic.

The Ford Ranger is going to come with plenty of standard features and this is going to include cruise control, reversing camera, leather steering wheel, climate control and bucket seating in the front. The vehicle also obtained 5 stars for safety rating with ANCAP. Of course Ford has also said that they will give the Ranger an upgrade for the vehicle heading to the US.

The Toyota Tacoma has the 2.7 litre four cylinder engine and this comes with a choice of five speed manual or the six speed automatic transmission. You can also go for the V6 3.5 litre engine with the six speed automatic or the manual.

But should the Toyota Tacoma be worried about the upcoming Ford Ranger?

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