Ford will launch a plug-in hybrid version on the next-generation Ranger pickup.
A Ford Europe spokesman recently confirmed that the company is developing a plug-in hybrid version of the Ford Ranger pickup. Details about this version were not mentioned by this person, especially about the powertrain on the vehicle.
A source revealed that the Ranger’s plug-in hybrid powertrain will be a combination of a turbocharged 2.3-liter four-cylinder petrol engine, combined with an electric motor to generate power. up to 362 hp and a maximum torque of 680 Nm.
On the tech front, the Ranger hybrid will feature Ford’s SYNC4 infotainment system with a 12.8-inch vertical display on the center console that supports wireless Android Auto and Apple CarPlay connectivity and a 10.25 screen. another inch.
Ford Europe recently confirmed that by mid-2026, all vehicles it sells will be available in zero-emission versions, including electric and hybrid vehicles. The American automaker has also pledged to sell electric-only passenger cars in the “Old Continent” by 2030.
At this point, it’s still unclear which markets outside of Europe will get the Ranger plug-in hybrid.