Ford Ranger


(2016) Ford Ranger Wildtrak eLRD 4WD (4dr 5 seat Ute, Double Cab High Ride Wellside) sk: 99471

Available from late August 2015, Ford has taken NZ’s Number One Ute & made it even better! The more than 1000 new Ford Rangers arrive this month & include approximately 85% XLT & Wildtrak models & of the 1000 approximately 75% are automatic.
The award-winning Ford Ranger utility has been refreshed with a new array of smart technologies & an even bolder look.
Among the new Ford Ranger’s features are SYNC2 connectivity, WiFi hotspot, Hill Launch Assist, Hill Descent Control, Trailer Sway Control, Tyre Pressure Monitoring System, cooled centre console, dual zone climate control, heated front seats, Adaptive Cruise Control + Forward Collision Warning & Lane Keep Assist & Land Departure Warning.
Apart from improved features & content, visually, the acclaimed Ranger design has been improved with a bold new grille & headlight treatment, including the Ford signature trapezoidal grille.
For MY2015, the key exterior design features include new front grille with trapezoidal design, new headlamps which are mounted high up out of harm’s way & shaped to flow into the front mudguard & the bush guard on the lower part of the bumper design, recessed driving lamps & new wheel designs.
The interior of the new Ford Ranger has been further enhanced to deliver a car-like environment that is more innovative & functional. The New Ranger features a strong horizontal dash design that incorporates a new instrument cluster & centre panel with a clear distinction between models. Buyers will also appreciate new soft-touch materials. The broad aspect of the new ‘Beam’ style dash design lends a fresh new feel to the interior while retaining & enhancing the latest in-car integrated technology that sets Ranger apart from its competition.
A lot of development work has also been put into making the Ranger interior quieter with improved levels of noise, vibration & harshness.
A robust electronically controlled transfer case allows drivers in 4x4 models to shift on the fly from 4x2 to 4x4 high with a knob on the centre console. For low-speed torque or additional downhill braking, drivers can also engage low-range 4x4 gearing, while an electronic locking rear differential helps to improve traction in difficult conditions. These off-road strengths are matched by towing capability of up to 3,500kg & exceptional payload capacity.
Impressive off-road credentials are matched with on-road manners that improve on the current Ranger, which already sets the standard in its class thanks to fine-tuned suspension for additional comfort & even better handling.
The driving experience is further enhanced by an electric power-assisted steering (EPAS) system. With EPAS, steering is light & manageable for low-speed manoeuvring, such as parking & precise at higher speeds with assistance varying as necessary based on speed, steering wheel angle, cornering forces & acceleration or deceleration. By eliminating the power steering pump used in a traditional power-steering system, EPAS also results in a quieter vehicle & improves fuel efficiency by about 3%.
For maximum power & torque for heavy-duty towing, Ford is offering the latest generation of its globally proven 3.2-liter Duratorq 5-cylinder TDCi diesel engine. Upgrades including an updated exhaust gas recirculation system help to improve fuel efficiency by up to 18%, while still putting out 147kW of power & 470Nm of torque.
The latest generation of Ford’s 2.2-litre Duratorq 4-cylinder TDCi diesel engine, which generates 118kW of power & 385Nm of torque features on the Ranger XL 2WD Low Ride Single Cab Chassis & XL 2WD Low Ride Single Cab Wellside variant's.
The New Ford Ranger comes with a wealth of new standard features, the most notable of which include Ford’s SYNC Hands free connectivity system (XL), Ford’s SYNC2 with a high-resolution 8-inch touchscreen (XLT & Wildtrak), Satellite Navigation with Ford’s SYNC2 ‘One Shot’ input, one command to enter favourite destinations, Electric Power Assisted Steering (EPAS), Adjustable Speed Limiter, cable shift manual transmission, Auto Stop/Start on manual transmission (4x2 High Ride & 4x4 models), 240V inverter (Double & Super Cab models), TPMS Tyre Pressure Monitoring System (XLT & Wildtrak), Projector headlamps (XLT & Wildtrak), Dual colour 4.2-inch instrumentation screens (XLT & Wildtrak), Rear parking sensors standard, Front parking sensors (XLT & Wildtrak), Reverse camera (XLT & Wildtrak)
Additionally, the following features are standard on the New Ford Ranger Wildtrak, Adaptive Cruise Control with Forward Alert, Collision Mitigation, Lane Departure Warning System, Lane Keep Assist & Lane Keep Warning.

General Info

Price $69,640
Shape Ute
No. Doors 4
Seats 5
Seatrows 2
Body Configurations Double Cab, High Ride, Wellside
Wading Depth 800
Ramp Break Over Angle 25
Approach Angle 29
Departure Angle 28


Wheelbase 3220
Turning Diameter 12
Front Track 1560
Rear Track 1560
Minimum Clearance 237
Height 1706
Length 5362
Width 1860
Loading Sill Height 835
Tray Width Between Wheel Arches 1139
Tray Height 511
Load Space Max Width 1560
Load Space Max Length 1847




Brakes Front caliper's, twin-piston
Rear drum, 295x55mm
Front disc vented, 302x32mm
Entertainment & Communication CD player
6-speaker audio system
AM/FM tuner
Bluetooth integration
Bluetooth handsfree mobile phone integration
Satellite Navigation system
MP3 compatible
iPod integration
Bluetooth voice control system
AUX input jack 3.5mm
Ford SYNC 2 high-resolution, 8in colour touch screen, point of entry to manage the vehicle’s climate, phone, navigation & infotainment controls
USB & iPod audio integration
SD memory card slot
Exterior Roof rails
Mudflaps front & rear
Door handles, chrome finish
Front & rear towing hooks
Door mirror's with turn indicator repeater lights
Door mirror's with puddle lights
Door mirror's, heated
Diversity antenna (AM/FM)
Power adjustable door mirror's with folding function
Wildtrak sports bar
AM/FM roof mounted antenna
Inner tie-down hooks x6
Bedliner with 12V socket
Roller shutter (Wellside)
Side steps with brushed moulded inserts
Transfer case underbody protection
Fuel tank guard
Engine underbody protection
Wellside with side rails
Interior Gear shift with leather trim
Trip computer
Steering wheel mounted Cruise Control
Steering column, tilt adjustable
ACC Adaptive Cruise Control
Rear view mirror with day/night function
Steering wheel controls for Bluetooth handsfree phone system with voice activation
Carpet floor trim
Cruise Control with Adjustable Speed Limiting Device (ASLD)
Front overhead console with map lights
A/C climate control, dual zone (EATC)
Exterior temperature display with frost warning
240V inverter
4.2in dual TFT instrument cluster
Centre console with cooler box
Steering wheel with leather trim & contrast stitching
Lighting Front fog lights
DRL (daytime running lights)
Automatic headlights with ON/OFF function
HBC High Beam Control (detects oncoming traffic & automatically switches between high beam & low beam)
Cargo loadspace lighting
Headlights with manual levelling
Projector headlights
Ambient interior lighting (multi-coloured)
Mechanical Automatic Stop/Start engine system
eLRD electronic Locking Rear Differential
Engine cover
Electronic shift on the fly
Safety EBD Electronic Brakeforce Distribution
TCS Traction Control system
LKA Lane Keep Assist
HLA Hill Launch Assist
HDC Hill Descent Control
ABS Anti-lock Braking System
Front seatbelt pretensioners
Seatbelts front, 3-point
Child safety rear door locks
LDWS Lane Departure Warning System
Curtain airbags
Head restraints, height adjustable, front & rear seats
Side curtain airbags
Emergency hazard warning brake lights
Beltminder seatbelt system, driver & front passenger
EBA Electronic Brake Assist
Airbags, driver & front passenger
LAC Load Adaptive Control
Seatbelts rear, 3-point
Driver's seatbelt warning reminder
Rear view camera
Washer fluid level warning light
Front seat side thorax airbags
ESP Electronic Stability Programme with rollover mitigation
DIM Driver Impairment Monitor
TSM Trailer Sway Mitigation
BMS Battery Management System
Grade Control Logic
Parking Assist sensors, front & rear
Rear child seat anchorage points
Beltminder seatbelt system, 2nd row seats
ISOFIX, 2nd row seats
Distance Indication/Distanc


Engine Name Ford Duratorq TDCi 3.2td
Engine Description Common rail direct injection
Drive Train 4WD
Compress Ratio 15.7
Aspiration Turbo
Valve Train DOHC
Fuel Tank Capacity 80
Recomended Fuel Diesel & B10 Compatible
BasicFuelType Diesel
Capacity 3199
Cylinder Count 5
Bore 89.9
Stroke 100.76
Valves Per Cylinder 4
Transmission Manufacturer Ford
Gears 6
Transmission Type Automatic
Torque Nm 470
Torque Min RPM 1500
Torque Max RPM 2750
Power Kw 147
Power RPM 3000
Economy Combined 9
CO2 Emissions 236
Adr Economy 81/01
Adr Emissions 81/01
Euro Standard 4


Kerb Weight 2287
Gross Vehicle Mass 3200
Towing Capacity Braked 3500
Towing Capacity Unbraked 750
Max Payload 1120
Axle Load Front 1480
Axle Load Rear 1850
Gross Combined Mass 6000

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