A Tremor Version of the Ford Ranger Coming Soon?
In the world of mid-size pickup trucks, fans of the Ford Ranger have been clamouring for a more muscular and rugged variant since the model returned to the market. The ultimate wish of course is for a Ranger Raptor, which is offered elsewhere on the planet.
That remains just wishful thinking for now, but there’s a consolation prize in the works, if the rumours are to be believed: a Tremor variant.
If the Tremor name sounds familiar, it's because Ford already offers such a package on the Super Duty version of its F-Series. Quoting anonymous sources, the Ford Authority website says the Ranger Tremor is inspired by its big brother with a redesigned front fascia to improve the approach angle, unique badging and tubular running boards. The model would be mounted on BF Goodrich off-road tires wrapped around newly designed rims.
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Based on what was done with the Super Duty truck, we can expect the Tremor variant of the Ranger to also come with a few modifications to the suspension height. Ford Authority speculated that the truck could get larger shocks and added that the model would offer adventure-hungry drivers a more-generous ground clearance. The F-Series Tremor model has a two-inch elevated suspension, allowing it to move forward with a ground clearance of 10.8 inches.Read more