2022 Ford Ranger: Impressive Towing Capabilities
Since it’s redesign and release in 2019, the Ford Ranger had rapidly become a favorite among drivers from Granite City and beyond. With plenty of the modern features found in other new Ford models it still does a great job of retaining everything we loved about the affectionately named mini-truck. How does it perform as far as towing goes? Find out in this quick guide from the team at Auffenberg Ford North! Be sure to contact us if you have any questions or would like to schedule a test drive!
What is the Towing Capacity of a 2022 Ford Ranger?
If you’re in this segment of the automotive market, looking for a mid-size pickup truck, you obviously want something that keeps up with a sometimes demanding Fairview Heights area routine. Thankfully, the 2022 Ford Ranger is a great vehicle for virtually every adventure. What’s the towing capacity of the 2022 Ford Ranger? In nearly each of its 12 unique configurations, the 2022 Ford Ranger towing capacity weighs in at 7,500 lbs. What is the engine putting that power to the Fairview Heights pavement? Let’s take a look at the 2021 Ford Ranger engine specs below:
2.3L EcoBoost® I4 Engine with Auto Start-Stop
- 270 hp
- 310 lb-ft of torque
- Recommended fuel: 87 octane
- Estimated fuel economy: 21 mpg city/26 mpg highway
2022 Ford Ranger Performance Capabilities
Now that we’ve covered the topic of, “how much can a Ford Ranger tow,” did you know its performance is also unmatched? The 2022 Ford Ranger comes with a host of cleverly engineered features that benefit nearly every aspect of its drivability, including its towing experience. Here are some of the performance highlights of the new Ford Ranger:
- High strength steel frame
- Frame-mounted steel bumpers
- Independent A-arm front suspension
- Trail Control™
- Terramin Management System™
- Off-road hoop-step style running boards
- Off-road suspension
- All-terrain tires
- Ford performance sport exhaust system
- Electronic-locking rear differential
- Steel bash plate
- And more!
Explore the 2022 Ford Ranger Today at Auffenberg Ford North!
How much can a Ford Ranger tow? Now you know, it’s a healthy 7,500 pounds! Now it’s time to learn even more about this wonderful mid-size pickup, and take one for a test drive so you can get the experience of one first hand! If you’re thinking about trading in your current truck, car, or SUV, we’ve got good news! We’re prepared to make a fair offer on any used vehicle! You can use this handy online tool to estimate your trade in value!
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