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Ford Ranger Performance Concept
Ford Ranger Performance Concept

Ford Ranger Performance Concept

Filed in Concept Vehicles by on November 19, 2004 • views: 1087

Las Vegas – Ford Performance Group is spicing things up in the compact performance segment at the Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) show in Las Vegas this year. Using personalized body kits, customized interiors and performance-minded engineering, they’ve transformed an otherwise stock Ranger pickup into a showcase of available and affordable modifications. “Individualization is the […]

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2004 Ford Bronco Concept Vehicle
2004 Ford Bronco Concept Vehicle

2004 Ford Bronco Concept Vehicle

Filed in Concept Vehicles by on January 15, 2004 • views: 488

Ford Bronco Concept: J Mays, Ford Motor Company group vice president, Design and Chief Creative Officer introduces the Ford Bronco Concept Sunday January 4, 2004 at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit, Michigan.    Detroit Michigan, January 2004 – The Bronco is back. Unveiled this year at the North American International Auto Show, […]

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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: 920

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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Ford EX Concept Vehicle
Ford EX Concept Vehicle

Ford EX Concept Vehicle

Filed in Concept Vehicles by on May 15, 2001 • views: 682

  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: 473

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: 550

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: 84

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: 73

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: 327

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: 480

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: 88

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: 476

  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: 450

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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1986 Ford Ranger 460 Drag Truck views: 694

There’s something about the style and body lines of the first generation Ford Ranger that make them cool candidates as a hot rod. This 1986 dark red Ford Ranger is definitely a cool example of one. The tiny 170 CID (2.8L) V6 has been replaced by a massive Ford 460 CID V8 engine, and is […]

1994 Ford Ranger Rock Crawler views: 2269

This 1994 Ford Ranger 4×4 was built for rock crawling and trail riding while maintaining street ability and a low center of gravity. The drivetrain consists of a 4.0L V6, 5-speed manual transmission, and BW1354 transfer case. The front and rear axles were replaced with Dana 44’s out of a Jeep JK Rubicon. Both have […]

Travis Denison’s 1989 Ford Ranger views: 1601

When Travis Denison was 16 years old, he spotted this 1989 Ford Ranger sitting in the driveway of his brother’s girlfriend’s house. The truck didn’t look this nice, but the owner had static dropped it, and it sat on 15-inch Roadster 100-spoke wheels. Travis eventually managed to buy the truck for $3,000. After he graduated high […]

Overlanding – 2006 Ford Ranger FX4 views: 2536

This 2006 Ford Ranger FX4 based out of Steinbach Manitoba has been set up to overland and explore the beauty that Canada has to offer. It doesn’t take an expensive expedition vehicle to get out and travel. The 2006 Ford Ranger FX4 Level II comes from the factory with 4.10 gears, 8.8-inch rear axle, Torsen limited […]