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2005 Ford Ranger Pickup Trucks

Standard Features and Options for the 2005 Ford Ranger Truck

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2005 Ford Ranger Pickup Truck

2005 Ford Ranger Pickup Truck

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Ford offers a good set of standard features and options on its 2005 Ranger pickup truck. If you're a Ford fan, and in the market for a compact truck, there's probably a Ranger configuration that suits your needs.

The TREMOR package is available on the EDGE Super Cab Model. It's designed for the younger crowd, but will probably pick up some of us older folks, too. The package includes:

  • Five-spoke, 16-inch machined aluminum wheels
  • Pioneer® AM/FM radio with an MP3/6CD player
  • 510-watt multi-channe amplifier
  • 10-inch bass subwoofer
  • four 6x8-inch coaxial speakers in each corner

Ranger Models for 2005

  • XL
  • XLT
  • EDGE
  • FX4
  • FX4 Level II

Look for Regular Cab, two-door SuperCabs and four-door SuperCab configurations. A 7-foot box option is available on XLT Regular Cab Styleside models.

Three Engine Choices

  • 2.3-liter DOHC I-4 producing 143 hp and 154 lb-ft of torque.
  • 3.0-liter OHV V-6 engine with 148 hp and 180 lb-ft of torque.
  • 4.0-liter SOHC V-6 that produces 207 hp and 238 lb-ft of torque.

A five-speed manual transmission is standard, or you can choose the optional five-speed automatic.

Standard Safety Features

  • Four-wheel anti-lock brakes
  • Frontal air bags and safety belts with front pretensioners
  • Outboard seating positions and side intrusion door beams.
  • LATCH child seat mounts are provided in the front passenger seat on all models.
  • 24-hour Roadside Assistance on all models.

Major Equipment and Options

Ranger XL:

  • 15-inch steel wheels
  • black front and rear bumpers
  • black bar-style grille with black grille surround
  • manual side mirrors
  • interval wipers
  • rally gauge cluster
  • AM/FM stereo with clock
  • black vinyl flooring
  • 60/40 vinyl split bench seat (cloth on SuperCab)

Ranger XLT adds:

  • chrome front and rear bumpers
  • chrome grille surround
  • styled side mirrors
  • 15-inch, seven-spoke steel wheels on 4x2 or 16-inch cast aluminum wheels on 4x4
  • interior carpeting and floor mats
  • AM/FM stereo with CD player

Ranger EDGE adds:

  • tow hooks (4x4 only)
  • body-color grille surround
  • bumpers and wheel-lip moldings
  • honeycomb grille
  • three wheel variations
  • textured vinyl flooring
  • white-faced rally gauges
  • AM/FM stereo with MP3/CD player and cassette
  • air conditioning and cloth split-bench seat

Ranger FX4 adds:

  • limited-slip rear axle
  • black wheel-lip moldings
  • skid plates
  • premium shocks
  • step bars
  • 16-inch, five-spoke aluminum wheels
  • all-terrain tires
  • rear jump seats
  • tilt leather-wrapped steering wheel with speed control
  • power windows, mirrors and locks with remote keyless entry

Ranger FX4 Level II adds:

  • Torsen limited-slip rear axle
  • body-color grille surround
  • bright front tow hooks
  • rear tow hook
  • 15-inch forged Alcoa aluminum wheels with BF Goodrich All-Terrain "KO" T/A tires
  • skid plates front, mid and aft
  • Bilstein shocks
  • two-tone bucket seats
  • center console
  • chrome shifter (manual)
  • AM/FM stereo with MP3/CD player and cassette

Ford Ranger Options

  • Tremor package
  • Class III towing
  • payload package
  • limited slip axle
  • chrome trim package
  • power equipment group
  • privacy glass
  • automatic transmission
  • leather-trimmed seats
  • four-wheel drive
  • Regular or SuperCab configurations
  • 6- or 7-foot cargo box
  • bed extender, bed liner and sliding rear window

Ranger Fuel Economy

Fuel economy varies quite a bit by model. The 2WD Ranger with a 4.0-liter engine is rated at 15 city/20 highway (16/19 for 4WD). Choose the 2.3-liter 4 cylinder and manual transmission for a 2WD truck and it bumps up to 24/29. See: 2005 Ford Truck Fuel Eonomy Ratings for more details.

Ranger Truck Prices

MSRP for 2004 models ranges from $15,195 to $26,635. Check back for 2005 pricing.

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