The Ford Ranger is well known around the world. And probably every man heard how good this model is. Today, we are going to talk about the newest model from Ford for the Australian dealerships; the word is about the next 2017 Ford Ranger Australia. The Australian model of Ranger will definitely receive a host of new features. The new model will be presented probably by the end of this year. Because of some new things and thanks to the great redesigns, Ford expects great sales in Australia. There is going to be four trim levels including XL, XLS, XLT, and Wildtrak. You can find bellow what changes are provided.
2017 Ford Ranger Australia – Very Attractive Design:
The exterior design of the 2017 Ford Ranger Australia is very attractive with new materials. The front fascia is so aggressive and here we can notice big black front grille with the Ford logo in the middle. Down low, we can notice very muscular front bumper fitted with large air intakes and LED powered fog lights in a rectangular shape. Also, headlights of this model will be powered by a new generation of LED technology. At the sides, this model will get very large aluminum wheels probably 19-inches. We can expect two new exterior colors the Meteor Grey will replace Metropolitan Grey while the Jet Black will replace Black Mica.
All trims of the next 2017 Ford Ranger Australia in the pickup body style will receive reverse parking sensors and rear-view camera, with the exclusion of the XL Plus derivative. So, according to Ford, the features like a rearview camera as well SYNC 3 will help their customers to stay better connected to their lives.
The interior design of the most recent model will be very luxurious and spacious. So, we can expect the addition of some new things. The new Ford’s Sync 3 system will be included in XLT and Wildtrak trim. That means a new capacitive 8.0-inch touchscreen display with Android Auto /Apple CarPlay integration, as well as a revised home screen.
Other standard features include Rear parking sensors that are available on all trims. In addition, Front parking sensors and Black fog lamp bezel will be available only in XLT trim. There is also an Adaptive Cruise Control, Driver Impairment Monitor, and Forward Collision Alert.
2017 Ford Ranger Australia – Mechanical Changes:
There is going to be a few mechanical changes, as well. According to Ford, the 2017 Ford Ranger Australia will line-up a new 3.2-litre turbo diesel engine. Furthermore, there will be a 2.2-litre turbo diesel four-cylinder with Euro 5 emissions standards. Also, the 4×4 XL chassis powered by a 3.2 engine will now have the option of a 6-speed automatic gearbox. Unfortunately, that is all information that we got.
2017 Ford Ranger Australia – Release Date and Price:
Finally, a release date of the 2017 Ford Ranger Australia will be at the end of 2016 year. Unfortunately, Ford Australia has not yet announced pricing detail about the new Ranger.