No word on a North American version at this time, with Ford Thailand just saying that “the Ranger Raptor is set to turn heads throughout Asia Pacific and around the world.”
However, the All-New 2019 Ranger for North America will be at the Canadian International AutoShow next week, so possibly we’ll get more information then.
Powering the “Asia Pacific and around the world” Ranger Raptor is a new 2.0-liter twin-turbo four-cylinder diesel engine developing 210 hp and 369 lb-ft of torque, mated to an all-wheel-drive system through a 10-speed automatic gearbox.
“The Ford Performance team is excited to extend the Raptor name from our flagship off-road performance F-150 to Ranger,” said Jamal Hameedi, chief engineer, Ford Performance. “Just like the F-150 Raptor, the Ranger Raptor builds upon the core capability of the range of vehicles it comes from and carries the unmistakable Ford Performance DNA appearance.”
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