Get the latest test drive review of the Ford Ranger Raptor 2019 Philippines covering its on-road performance, outstanding features in and out via our full-scale review.
The Blue Oval has officially announced to Thai car buyers that the all-new Ford Ranger Raptor 2019 are now available for booking. This announcement was made at the ongoing Bangkok International Motor Show 2018. The hot pickup has a retail price for Bt 1,699,000 and can be ordered at right at the event and Ford’s dealerships.
The hot pickup has a retail price for Bt 1,699,000 and has been already available for ordering at both the car event and Ford’s dealerships
The Ford Ranger Raptor measures 5398mm in length, 2180mm in width and 1873mm in height, which is wider, taller and longer than the current Ranger 4x4 with 1710mm front and rear tracks.
The Ranger’s brother is sold as an off-road pickup, the ground clearance is lifted to 283mm with an approach angle of 32.5-degrees. Besides, its departure angle and Ramp over angle measure at 24-degrees. The vehicle is also equipped with electronic locking rear differential.
The Raptor measures 5398mm in length, 2180mm in width and 1873mm in height
2019 Ford Ranger Raptor - The Most Powerful Pickup!!
The Ford Ranger Raptor 2019 is proud to be the only and the first high-speed off-road performance factory-built pickup truck. It is armed with ding resistant and front fenders dent for extreme use and a rear bumper combining with an integrated pull bar plus two hooks, creating a great towing capability of 3.8 tonnes. The step board is also formed by high-strength die-cast aluminum alloy.
It comes with 17’’ alloys covered by BF Goodrich 285/70 R17 tires which are mated to a fresh Terrain Management System.
Mr. Yukontorn 'Vickie' Wisadkosin - President of Ford ASEAN said that the Raptor was the first-ever pickup that combines Ford Performance DNA with renowned 'Built Ford Tough' character of the Ranger to create a new standard in off-road ability.
The Ranger Raptor 2019 is proud to be the only and the first high-speed off-road performance factory-built pickup truck
The pickup comes with 17’’ alloys covered by BF Goodrich 285/70 R17 tires
As mentioned in our previous articles, the Raptor will be equipped with a fresh 2.0L Bi-Turbo diesel engine which is capable of cranking out 210 hp and 500 Nm of torque.
Stepping inside, the Ford Ranger Raptor 2019 has steering wheel fitted with magnesium paddle shifters to move through the ten-speed automatic transmission. The steering wheel gets an “on-center” mark for identifying the center location at higher speeds. Meanwhile, the seats will be wrapped by Alcantara and receive bigger side bolsters for bringing more senses of driving.
The vehicle has steering wheel fitted with magnesium paddle shifters
In addition to other similar features to the outgoing top-spec Ford Ranger Wildtrak, the Raptor boasts a new and unique feature dubbed Easy Lift Tailgate. The new feature helps decrease startup power by 66 percent.
An Android Auto support, WiFi and Bluetooth connectivity, 6-speakers, navigation, Apple CarPlay and 8’’ touchscreen are included in the Sync-3 infotainment system.
The Ford Ranger Raptor 2019 will come available with 5 options of colors including Conquer Grey, Frozen White, Shadow Black, Race Red and Lightning Blue.
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Know more about Ford Ranger Raptor 2023
The 2023 Ford Ranger Raptor is a performance-oriented pickup truck. For the Philippine market, its sole variant is priced at Php 2,339,000.
Under the hood of the all-new Ranger Raptor is a 2.0-liter bi-turbo diesel that can make up to 207 horsepower and 500 Nm of torque. The engine is then paired to a 10-speed automatic gearbox sending power to all four wheels.
The 2023 Ranger Raptor is 5,381mm long, 2,028mm wide, and 1,922mm in height. It then has a wheelbase length spanning 3,270mm.
Locally, the Ranger Raptor’s closest competitors are the Nissan Navara PRO-4X and the Hilux GR Sport.