Ford Ranger Raptor to debut in Asia-Pacific market next year

Updated Apr 06, 2021 | Same topic: Most Updated Car Concept

Ford has disclosed that a variant of the off-road Ford Ranger which is regularly equipped with the large F-150 will be coming to the Asia-Pacific market next year.

Still, the American automaker has not announced whether the Ford Ranger Raptor 2018 will hit Philippine’s market or not. Initially, Ford disclosed photos and an abridged teaser video which flaunt a strong and solid body even the revealed model is camouflaged.

According to car news, the Ford Ranger Raptor 2018 will make car lovers surprised because of its outstanding ability, great off-road performance and striking features of a midsize pickup which we have never seen before. Hence, the brand considers the Raptor as “a new and distinctive breed of truck”.

Angular front of a Ranger Raptor running on sand

The Ranger Raptor will make car lovers surprised because of its outstanding ability, great off-road performance and striking features

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The Vice President of Ford Asia-Pacific in Product development, Mr. Trevor Worthington stated that pickups are expected to raise the standard of quality in the region. And the Ford Ranger Raptor will excite Ranger lovers with great opportunities to make their car collection stand out with a genuine variant of off-road pickup trucks.

If what Ford said is true, we believe that the Ford Ranger Raptor will be a special off-road truck that doesn’t just own an attractive appearance. The teaser video demonstrates excellent performance of the Ford Ranger Raptor in a test for high speed in an Australian wilderness. The Chief Engineer of Ford Performance, Mr. Jamal Hameedi informs that the model is a combination between flexibility of Ranger and capability of Raptor.

A Ranger Rapter off-roading

 The Raptor will be a special off-road truck that doesn’t just own an attractive appearance

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Ford Ranger Raptor

<p>The Ford Ranger Raptor is the brand&#39;s entry to the pickup truck segment in the Philippines. This truck is fit for those who think the <a href="https://philkotse.com/ford-ranger-price-philippines" title="Ford Ranger Philkotse Car Guide">standard Ranger</a> does not have enough fearsomeness. It comes with black composite material fenders and a frame-mounted bumper,&nbsp;while the grille features an enlarge Ford typography that is different from the standard model.</p> <p>For quite some time, the pickup truck&nbsp;was being teased in the Philippine market. Ford Philippines promised that the Ranger would have a more powerful option as Ford thought the standard Range is too plain for the local market. As such, the Blue Oval company&nbsp;decided to improve the model&#39;s power figures and volume and provide beefier bodywork and tires, hence the Raptor.</p> <p>The American automaker provided several color options for the Ford Ranger Raptor. These colors include Shadow Black, Race Red, Frozen White, Conquer Grey, and Lightning Blue. As for the engine, the truck is only available with a&nbsp;2.0L Bi-Turbo diesel engine that is partnered with a 10-speed automatic transmission.</p>

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