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CAR|November 2021
It’s the final curtain call for the T6 Ranger but Ford isn’t letting up with its limited editions. If the Ranger Wildtrak and Thunder had a love child, this would be it
Kumbirai Mtshakazi

Price: R790 300

Engine: 2,0-litre, 4-cylinder, twin turbodiesel

Transmission: 10-speed automatic

Power: 157 kW@ 3 750 r/min

Torque: 500 N.m@ 1 500-2 000 r/min

0-100 km/h: 10,10 seconds

Top speed: 180 km/h*

Fuel consumption: 7,80 L/100 km*

CO²: 207 g/km

Rivals: Mitsubishi Triton Xtreme, Nissan Navara Pro-4X, Toyota Hilux Legend RS, Volkswagen Amarok Extreme

The generation that has dominated the LCV segment for a decade – with over one million built locally – has reached the penultimate special edition model before the Ranger Raptor SE closes out proceedings ahead of the all-new model’s arrival in 2022.

Ford has seen great success over the years with the T6 Ranger and, like Silverton, tools up and prepares to reveal the next-generation pick-up truck, it has delivered one last hurrah, the Stormtrack. Based on the popular Wildtrak model, this variant sees its own distinctive features tagged onto the exterior and interior.

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