Recent Articles #1

2002 Ford Ranger Lightning Bolt
2002 Ford Ranger Lightning Bolt

2002 Ford Ranger Lightning Bolt

Filed in Concept Vehicles by on March 15, 2003 • views: 1098

Now we’re all familiar with the automakers’ practice of building wild, one-off vehicles for the auto show circuit. Most are just flashy come-ons, designed to excite show-goers, while a few are thinly veiled looks at upcoming production models. But still others are hot-rodded versions of existing designs, and it’s often this last type that stirs […]

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Recent Articles #2

Ford EX Concept Vehicle
Ford EX Concept Vehicle

Ford EX Concept Vehicle

Filed in Concept Vehicles by on May 15, 2001 • views: 783

  Ford EX: Taking the outfitter line-up to the extreme edge of adventure The Ford EX concept vehicle stakes its claim in the extreme domain of the “No Boundaries” SUV line-up, promising a unique, no-compromise driving experience for the off-road enthusiast and extreme sports authority. “The EX Concept is the farthest extension of the Outfitters […]

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Ford Explorer Sportsman Concept
Ford Explorer Sportsman Concept

Ford Explorer Sportsman Concept

Filed in Concept Vehicles by on January 9, 2001 • views: 599

DETROIT, Jan. 9, 2001 –  The new Ford Explorer Sportsman concept is designed to fulfill fly anglers’ dreams of finding the calm and unspoiled waters of the perfect, wilderness fishing location. “The Explorer Sportsman builds on the tradition and inherent values of the Ford Explorer and further illustrates innovative ways for us to connect with […]

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1996 Ford Adrenalin Concept Truck
1996 Ford Adrenalin Concept Truck

1996 Ford Adrenalin Concept Truck

Filed in Concept Vehicles by on March 3, 1996 • views: 758

Almost every pickup truck sold in the U.S. today can be configured as a four-door crew cab. In some cases, a crew cab is the only version you can buy, but it wasn’t long ago that crew cabs were few and far between. The 1996 Ford Adrenalin concept truck helped change that, setting the stage […]

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1994 Ford Ranger Sky Splash Concept
1994 Ford Ranger Sky Splash Concept

1994 Ford Ranger Sky Splash Concept

Filed in Concept Vehicles by on August 21, 1995 • views: 154

The Ford Sky Splash Ranger Super Cab is a ‘down-to-earth concept pickup with high flying additions, such as a customer made hang glider with an auto feed towing/launching winch and easily removed cargo box insert with a built in lockable storage compartment. Video:

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1994 Ford Ranger Sea Splash Concept
1994 Ford Ranger Sea Splash Concept

1994 Ford Ranger Sea Splash Concept

Filed in Concept Vehicles by on August 20, 1995 • views: 126

Water sports lover? This truck…….was for you! The Ford Ranger Sea Splash, a concept vehicle especially for those who find their fun shooting the rapids or canoeing the lakes and rivers across North America. The Ranger Sea Splash was the ideal transporter when the river or the lake beckoned. But when it’s not used to […]

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Ford Ranger Hard Court Concept
Ford Ranger Hard Court Concept

Ford Ranger Hard Court Concept

Filed in Concept Vehicles by on November 19, 1993 • views: 403

This was a Ford Concept for the Ford Ranger in 1993. The Ranger was equipped with a basketball hoop so you could play basketball anywhere.

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Ford Ranger Outsider Concept
Ford Ranger Outsider Concept

Ford Ranger Outsider Concept

Filed in Concept Vehicles by on November 19, 1993 • views: 553

This was a Ford Concept for the Ford Ranger in 1993. The Ranger was equipped with a grill guard, nerf bars, and a cage in the bed that held a pair of kayaks and bicycles. It was focused at the ‘outdoor enthusiast’.

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1993 Ford Ranger Jukebox
1993 Ford Ranger Jukebox

1993 Ford Ranger Jukebox

Filed in Concept Vehicles by on August 22, 1993 • views: 182

This 1993 Ford Ranger Jukebox concept truck featured a 2,500 watt stereo system, flashing neon lights, and a dancing truck bed. I love the chopped top, windows, and wing. Video: More Photos: Click the photos to enlarge

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Fords SHO Ranger Project Truck
Fords SHO Ranger Project Truck

Fords SHO Ranger Project Truck

Filed in Concept Vehicles by on May 15, 1990 • views: 583

  This article was submitted by Forum Member BigBlockRanger. It originally appeared in the Spring 1990 issue of Minitruckin magazine. Overview: 1989 Ford Ranger with a 3.0L SHO engine, T5 Manual and Ford 8.8-Inch rear This article was first posted in this thread by BigBlockRanger: Thinking About A SHO Swap And repeated in this thread by […]

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Ford Ranger II Prototype
Ford Ranger II Prototype

Ford Ranger II Prototype

Filed in Concept Vehicles by on November 16, 1966 • views: 534

News Release – 11/16/1966 Ford Division’s advance design Ranger II, an ultramodern idea in pickup trucks, will be one of the attractions of the Detroit Auto Show which opens at Cobo Hall on November 26 and runs through December 4. The unique show vehicle in the F-250 class features a custom designed passenger compartment that […]

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Darren Parsons Ranger Raptor views: 530

Darren Parsons posted his Ford Ranger project in our forum back in 2012. A lot has changed since then. Like many projects, they are always evolving. Looking at this Ranger, it may be confusing as to what it really is. It started life as a 1993 Ford Ranger. It was updated with fiberglass body panels […]

Ford Ranger Storm Concept views: 1442

If it wasn’t bad enough that Ford told us we weren’t going to get the Ford Ranger Raptor here in the United States, Ford has released a new Ford Ranger concept to add to that frustration. Introduced at the Sao Paulo International Motor Show this week, the Ford Ranger Storm is an off-road pickup concept […]

BDS Ford Ranger X views: 1377

One of the 2019 Ford Ranger concepts that really stood out at the 2018 SEMA show in Las Vegas this year was the ‘Ranger X’ built by BDS Suspension. Project Ranger X takes Ranger’s built-in performance and capability to the next level in the form of this ultimate back-country adventurer. The truck features a custom […]

Jeff Simpson’s Duratech Turbo Ranger views: 1519

One nice thing about meeting with Ford Ranger enthusiasts, is that you never know what you’re going to discovered when you start looking at everyone’s truck. Such was the case when I saw Jeff Simpson’s (dangeranger93) 2001 Ford Ranger at the Dearborn Michigan Meet. At first glance, you may simply think this is just another […]