The 1988 Ford Ranger GT you see in the video here packs a V8 attached to a massive, 94-millimeter turbo. That combination is set up to pump out around 1,600 horsepower, but it can be dialed in to produce as much as 2,000.
Unfortunately, not every place in the world has a location like Pismo Beach, California where one can bring their truck to reek havoc as freely as they please. This Ford Ranger definitely seems to be enjoying that pleasure! Though this video runs over three minutes long, don’t expect it to be dull. This truck is [...] More »
Ford truck enthusiast DemonRace6 has been a member of Ford-Trucks since 2007, and is also a devout supporter of the site. Though he spent some time working on another project — a Yamaha Rhino, to be exact — he is still pursuing a rather unique build with his father. The build seems basic at first; the truck [...] More »
It has been a few years now since Ford Motor Company ended production of the American Ford Ranger and while the Ranger name lives on in other markets, Ford fans here in the Good Ol’ USA are without a new small truck options. Ford points out that the modern F-150 lineup offers better fuel economy [...] More »
In the early 80’s Ford was going to put the 2.3L Turbo engine from the Thunderbird Turbo Coupe into a regular cab short bed Ranger. I was working at Roush Industries at the time and was assigned to this program. We had a half dozen development trucks and we were progressing through the testing required [...] More »