Powertrain updates for both Ford Ranger 2018 & Ford Everest 2018

Feb 05, 2018 | Same topic: Auto industry: Latest updates
Efficiency and power delivery are promised to get significantly improved.

It is officially announced by Ford Philippines that the Ford Ranger 2018 and Ford Everest 2018 will soon receive significant engine updates, though nothing more specific has been disclosed. At the moment, the Blue Oval only reveals that the two models will get drastic improvement in terms of power delivery and efficiency.

Ford Ranger 2018 facelift Thailand frontcurrent gen Ford Ranger

The Ford Ranger 2018 facelift spotted in Thailand (left) vs. the current-gen Ranger

The current Ranger and Everest are both powered by a 2.2L, 4-cylinder and a 3.2L, 5-cylinder Duratoq turbo diesel engine options. The former is claimed to produce 160 PS and 385 Nm of torque, while the latter is capable of giving 200 PS and 470 Nm of torque.  Expected to improve the current output figures, the new engine updates, therefore, probably are new turbochargers or enhanced ECU (Engine Control Unit).

facelifted Ford Everest 2018 spied on Thai road

The facelifted Everest spied on Thai roads was almost unconcealed

It is also rumored that the 2018 Ranger and Everest might see the introduction of Ford's EcoBlue technology which is popularly found on 2.0L inline four diesel engine manufactured by the Blue Oval for the European market.

Ford's 2.0L inline four diesel engine

There is a possibility that the two models will come equipped with Ford's EcoBlue technology

While waiting for further announcement from Ford, let’s take a sneak peek at facelifted versions of the Ford Ranger 2018 and Ford Everest 2019 spied testing on Thailand roads:

Please find below the latest price list of the Ford Ranger and Everest in the Philippines (with the new excise taxes):

Ford Everest 2018 price in the Philippines
Model 2017 SRP 2018 SRP Difference
Ford Everest 2.2 Ambiente 4x2 MT ₱1,399,000 ₱1,518,000 ₱119,000
Ford Everest 2.2 Ambiente 4x2 AT ₱1,459,000 ₱1,578,000 ₱119,000
Ford Everest 2.2 Trend 4x2 AT ₱1,599,000 ₱1,718,000 ₱119,000
Ford Everest 2.2 Titanium 4x2 AT ₱1,839,000 ₱1,918,000 ₱79,000
Ford Everest 3.2 Titanium+ 4x4 AT Premium Package ₱2,239,000 ₱2,288,000 ₱49,000
Ford Everest 2.2 Titanium+ 4x2 AT Premium Package ₱1,989,000 ₱2,058,000 ₱49,000
Ford Ranger 2018 price in the Philippines
Model 2017 SRP 2018 SRP Difference
Ford Ranger 2.2 XLT 4x2 AT ₱1,259,000 ₱1,188,000 -₱71,000
Ford Ranger 2.2 Wildtrak 4X2 MT ₱1,429,000 ₱1,328,000 -₱101,000
Ford Ranger 2.2 Wildtrak 4X2 AT ₱1,489,000 ₱1,388,000 -₱101,000
Ford Ranger 2.2 Wildtrak 4X4 MT ₱1,539,000 ₱1,428,000 -₱111,000
Ford Ranger 2.2 Wildtrak 4X4 AT ₱1,599,000 ₱1,488,000 -₱111,000
Ford Ranger 3.2 Wildtrak 4X4 MT ₱1,709,000 ₱1,568,000 -₱141,000
Ford Ranger 3.2 Wildtrak 4X4 AT ₱1,769,000 ₱1,628,000 -₱141,000
Ford Ranger 2.2 XLS 4x2 MT ₱1,059,000 ₱998,000 -₱61,000
Ford Ranger 2.2 XLS 4x4 MT ₱1,219,000 ₱1,138,000 -₱81,000
Ford Ranger 2.2 Cab and Chassis 4x2 MT ₱720,000 ₱720,000 0
Ford Ranger 2.2 Single Cab 4x2 MT ₱780,000 ₱780,000 0
Ford Ranger 2.2 Base 4x2 MT ₱909,000 ₱868,000 -₱41,000
Ford Ranger 2.2 FX4 4x2 MT ₱1,299,000 ₱1,208,000 -₱91,000
Ford Ranger 2.2 FX4 4x2 AT ₱1,359,000 ₱1,268,000 -₱91,000