All of the Used Ford Ranger for Sale at Group 1 form part of one of the biggest ranges of midsize pickup trucks ever to be made available in South Africa. Currently manufactured in Asia, South America, North America and right here in Silverton, Pretoria to an Australian design the Ranger is the perfect example of how Ford sells local and thinks globally. First unveiled in 2010 at the Australian International Motor Show the Ford Ranger has made a name for itself as a tough as nails workhorse that also make a great family vehicle in its double cab format thanks to an extensive range of SUV style safety and convenience features.
No matter if you work hard or play hard there is always going to be a Used Ford Ranger for Sale that is perfect for you. With 25 different trim levels and vehicle variant options available to choose from there is almost nothing that a Ford Ranger cannot be expected to do. From delivering goods and traversing off road tracks, to picking the kids up from school and taking road trips with friends, the Ranger is a “good time, go anywhere” pickup that is perfect for the South African market.
The Used Ford Ranger Wildtrak Pickups that we sell are a special edition of the original Ranger bakkie that come equipped with model and trim specific features These include such an original model-specific dark gray front grille, 18-inch wheels and a host of interior and exterior features not found in other Rangers in this exceptional pickup range. The Pride Orange colour option is also unique to the 3.2 TDCi Double Cab Ford Wildtrak 6AT 4×2 High Rider and the 3.2 TDCi Double Cab Ford Wildtrak 6AT 4×4 High Rider.
Current 1st Generation Ford Ranger
The Ford Ranger is a next generation pickup that offers brawn, brains and stylish comfort in a bakkie body that is built Ford tough right here in South Africa. From its durable and spacious cabin to its fuel frugal range of powerful diesel engines, this is a bakkie that was designed to provide the ultimate go anywhere and do anything platform.
First sold in 2011, this new generation of Ranger replaced a previous Ford Ranger namesake, but is in essence a completely new vehicle. Trim levels include the Ranger Base Model, the Ranger XL Trim Level and the Ranger XLT Trim Level, all of which are built on the same platform but provide varying levels of comfort, convenience and safety features. The one thing that they all have in common however is their reliability, which is legendary even in the tough local South African bakkie market. In fact, the Rangers reliability and toughness has been put to the test in real world situations in some of the toughest climates and terrains in the world. These findings were then used to perfect the Ford Ranger and mold it into one of the top selling pickups in South Africa.
Did You Know? The Ford Everest is built on the same platform as the Ranger due to the versatility and ruggedness of the chassis. The Everest is only available to purchase here in South Africa and Fords Asia-Pacific markets. There is a military version of the Everest named the Arquus Trapper which is used by a number of prominent government agencies and military groups around the world.
1st Generation Ford Ranger at a Glance
When customers are looking for a Used Ranger for Sale there are often a few frequently asked Ranger questions that we are asked. To help you make the right purchasing decisions we’ve included a few of the most often asked Ford Ranger FAQ’s and their answers below:
Q: Is there a petrol driven Ford Ranger available in South Africa?
A: No there is not, although there are two petrol driven Ranger options available outside of South Africa there are currently no plans to introduce them here.
Q: Which is the Best Ford Ranger option?
A: That all depends on what you need from the Ford Rangers which we offer for sale on this site. If you want a simple workhorse or LCV style vehicle then any one of our Base Range are the perfect place to start. The XL and XLT trim levels offer improved comfort safety features, which turns the Ranger into more than a simple commercial vehicle. Then when you add a double cab option to your choice of Ford Ranger it becomes the perfect family vehicle. Finally, if you want a pickup that shouts stylish looks wand brutal strength then opt for the special edition Ranger Wildtrak.
Q: What is the top of the range Ford Ranger?
A: You actually have two top of the range options here, namely the 3.2 TDCi Double Cab XLT 6-speed Automatic 4×4 High Rider and the 3.2 TDCi Double Cab Wildtrak 6-speed Automatic 4×4 High Rider. Both have the same level of features but differ slightly in their looks. From a price perspective the Wildtrak is marginally more expensive.
Q: What Ranger year models are available at Group 1?
A: Although we cannot guarantee a specific year models availability we often have 2017 Ford Rangers, 2016 Ford Rangers, 2015 Ford Rangers and the older Ford Ranger 2014 models for sale. Chat to one of our Group 1 Team, or use the Used Vehicle Search Function on this page to find out more.
Q: Can I purchase a Ranger from Group 1 if there is not a showroom near me?
A: Yes you can! This is thanks to our reliable nationwide new and used vehicle delivery service which will deliver your Used Ranger direct to your door no matter where in South Africa you are.
All of our Used Ford Ranger Prices on this site are determined by the age, mileage, condition and trim level of the vehicle. Please also keep an eye out for our regular Ford Ranger Promotions and Guaranteed Great Deals on all of the other premium used vehicles available from Group 1 Motors.
We have two Group 1 Used Car Showrooms in Cape Town and 3 showrooms in the Western Cape where you can purchase quality Used Ford Ranger Pickups at the best prices:
Group 1 in Kuils River
Tel: 021 900 5200
Group 1 in Stellenbosch
Tel: 021 887 6900
Group 1 in Knysna
Tel: 044 302 2600
When searching for the best Used Ford Ranger in Johannesburg please don’t hesitate to contact us at:
Group 1 at The Glen
Tel: 010 593 4393
Group 1 in Midrand
Tel: 011 312 2678
With two Group 1 Showrooms in the Eastern Cape to choose from you can find the perfect Used Ford Ranger for Sale in Port Elizabeth and Uitenhage at:
Group 1 in Port Elizabeth
Tel: 041 994 1800
Group 1 in Uitenhage
Tel: 041 994 1800
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