Pickup trucks are among some of the most sought-after vehicles today, and it has been this way for many years. Just about every major automaker has manufactured its own pickup variant, and Ford is no exception to the rule. If you're seeking a vehicle that's versatile and is great for work or leisure purposes, then you can't go wrong with a modern-day pickup. Exceptional towing capability can be expected as well as a primed engine that's ready to perform. Let's take a quick comparison/contrasting of the Ford Maverick and Ford Ranger below.
|Specs||2022 Ford Maverick XL||2022 Ford Ranger XL|
|Fuel Economy (City/Hwy)||40 city / 33 hwy mpg||21 city / 26 hwy mpg|
|Standard Engine||2.5L Hybrid Engine||2.3L EcoBoost® I-4|
|Horsepower||250 horsepower||270 horsepower|
|Maximum Towing Capacity||4,000lbs||7,500lbs|
|Transmission||8-Speed Automatic Transmission||10-Speed SelectShift® Automatic|
The 2022 Ford Maverick is primed to perform with its 2.0-liter engine and 2.5-liter engine. Its 2.0-liter engine is equipped with EcoBoost technology and will deliver an estimated 250 horsepower and 277 pound-feet of torque. The 2.5-liter hybrid engine produces 191 horsepower and 155 pound-feet of torque. Shifting gears is simple thanks to the truck's rotary dial. Handling and traction has been enhanced via Intelligent All-Wheel Drive. The 2022 Maverick doesn't stop there as buyers can take advantage of 1,500 pounds of towing action.
The 2022 Ford Ranger is no slouch in the performance department. This truck can hit the open highway and tackle off-road terrain. Up to 7,500 pounds can be towed. The 2022 Ranger can be purchased with four-wheel drive for outstanding handling. You will also sit at least 8.9 inches above the ground. Its 2.3-liter engine can generate 270 horsepower and 310 pound-feet. No lag will come from this turbocharged engine. SelectShift technology provides smooth shifts via a 10-speed automatic transmission.
The exterior appearance of the 2022 Ford Maverick is easy on the eyes with its rounded curves and soft lines. The 2022 Ford Ranger has more rugged appeal thanks to its contoured frame and aggressive styling. Both trucks will come in electrifying paints such as cyber orange, shadow black, velocity blue, race red, and carbonized gray. The 2022 Maverick sports a prominent set of headlamps that are bold, and well-sculpted wheel arches are visible. In addition to that, the Maveric will yield a muscular body and an intricately styled grille. The 2022 Ranger goes on to host dazzling headlamps that are electrifying. The truck's front grille will come in chrome or will come blacked-out. Great aerodynamics are also present for the exterior appearance thanks to the vehicle's athletic stance.
The 2022 Ford Maverick has a healthy amount of advanced safety features, and its frame is solidly built. Ford Co-Pilot 360 has been incorporated and will deliver plenty of safety prevention. You and your passengers can take advantage of Auto High-Beam headlamps, Lane Departure Warning, and Adaptive Cruise Control. The 2022 Ford Ranger just so happens to have a four-star safety rating. This pickup truck is equipped with a rearview camera and Roll Stability Control. Tire pressure monitoring is also onboard as well as front airbags. Safety prevention will come in the form of a Forward Sensing System, Pre-Collision Assist, and Blind Spot Monitoring.
Both pickup trucks are ideal for daily living, but your model choice will determine the exact features. No pressure test drives are available for anyone interested!