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Frankfurt motor show: Ford Ranger Black Edition

2017-09-05 07:23

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England – Ford is unveiling its new Ranger Black Edition at the 2017 Frankfurt Motor Show.

Black edition 

The Black Edition model is based on the popular Limited series, and features, as its name suggests, unique black  bodywork, black finish for the radiator grille, alloy wheels, sports bar and new exterior detailing.

The automaker says that the production run will be limited to limited to 2500 units and will be offered only be offered in double-cab guise.

This version of the Ranger standard equipment specification includes satnav, front parking sensors and reversing camera, adding to the Limited series features such as Ford SYNC 3 multimedia system with 8" touchscreen, dual-zone electronic climate control, leather seat trim, and power-folding, heatable side-mirrors.

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Hans Schep, Ford of Europe's general manager of commercial Vehicles, said: "Ranger customers appreciate the vehicle’s tough, go-anywhere capability and its rugged good looks, and we expect this attractive new limited series to be snapped up within weeks."

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A best seller

Ford says that the Ranger is Europe’s top selling pickup with sales of 23 100 for July 2017 year-to-date, an increase of 12.1% over the prior year, and marking the best year for its Ranger since its launch.

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