Most of Ford enthusiast and fans of this Company eagerly await second half of 2017. You wonder why? The answer to that question is very simple – the Ford Company announced that the new 2017 Ford Ranger Wildtrak will hit the dealerships exactly at the second half of 2017. The refreshed Wildtrak will come redesigned and we can expect great improvements. This is primarily related to improvement in engine efficiency and off-road capability. We can also expect some improvements from the inside and that is excellent news. According to Ford, the next Wildtrak model will be a well-selling vehicle, especially in the USA.
2017 Ford Ranger Wildtrak – Modern and Attractive Design:
The exterior design of the anticipated 2017 Ford Ranger Wildtrak is very modern and attractive. When we compare this model with the previous one, we can notice a significant improvement in weight. The total weight of this vehicle will be reduced which also means better fuel economy. However, the chassis will be very strong because of the strength steel material with aluminum in combination. The front side of the 2017 Ford Ranger Wildtrak is a bit modified and here we can notice nicely designed headlights with small modifications. Furthermore, the front grille will be also a bit different than before.
Another redesigned part is a front bumper, it will be very massive and here we can notice fog lights and large air intakes. Every light on this vehicle will be powered by the LED technology. As we know, Wildtrak use already famous Atlas platform, and why to change something if that is good? At the sides, this model will ride on aluminum wheels 19 inches large. From the rear side, everything will be the same as before. Ford says that this model has a cargo capacity of around 1.000 pounds which is very good.
The interior design of the recently developed 2017 Ford Ranger Wildtrak is very nice and attractive. The cabin is also very spacious and we can expect a lot of legroom and headroom provided. Furthermore, space means comfort, so this model will be very comfortable. All seats are covered with the high-quality leather and they are also very supportive. Some of the interior features include dual-zone climate control, cruise control, satellite navigation, a lot of connectivity options, rearview camera, Sync 3 with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, and many others as well.
2017 Ford Ranger Wildtrak – Powertrain System:
This is the most important segment of every vehicle and it is very important for this model as well. We can expect to see 3.2-liter TDCi five-cylinder engine that is capable of delivering 197 hp and 347 lb-ft of torque. This engine is mated to a six-speed automatic gearbox. Further, we can anticipate 2.2-liter four-cylinder TDCi with a max output of 158 hp and 284 lb-ft of torque. This engine will offer both, manual or automatic transmission system. Unfortunately, information about fuel consumption and acceleration are currently unavailable, but we know for certain that the fuel economy will be significantly improved.
2017 Ford Ranger Wildtrak – Expected Release Date and MSRP:
The release date of the 2017 Ford Ranger Wildtrak will be next year. According to Ford, we can expect this model on dealerships in the second half of the year. When it comes to prices, the new Wildtrak will have a starting MSRP of around $50.000.