Truck Trend is the source for official specifications, payload, towing capacity, and other information that matters to real truck users. Check out the latest info for the 2011 Ford Ranger compact pickup truck. The Ranger features a 2.3L DOHC I-4 (143 hp @ 5,250 rpm) or a 4.0L SOHC V-6 (207 hp @ 5,250 rpm) engine mated with a 5-speed manual or a 5-speed automatic transmission.


2011 Ford Ranger Technical Specifications
POWERTRIAN
  2.3L DOHC I-4 4.0L SOHC V-6
Engine type I-4, aluminum block, aluminum head V-6, iron block, aluminum alloy heads
Bore x Stroke 3.44 x 3.70 3.95 x 3.32
Displacement 140 cu in, 2,260 cc 245 cu in, 4,015 cc
Compression ratio 9.7:1 9.7:1
Fuel injection Sequential multiport electronic Sequential multiport electronic
Valvetrain DOHC, 4 valves per cylinder SOHC, 2 valves per cylinder
Power 143 hp @ 5,250 rpm 207 hp @ 5,250 rpm
Torque 154 ft.lb. @ 3,750 rpm align=center 238 ft.lb. @ 3,000 rpm
Oil capacity 4.0 qt 5.0 qt
Coolant capacity 10.5 qt w/manual trans 10.2 qt w/automatic trans 13.7 qt w/manual trans 13.2 qt w/automatic trans
TRANSMISSION
Type 5-speed manual 5-speed automatic 5-speed manual 5-speed automatic
Gear Ratios
1st 3.72:1 2.47:1 3.40:1 2.47:1
2nd 2.20:1 1.85:1 2.05:1 1.85:1
3rd 1.50:1 1.47:1 1.31:1 1.47:1
4th 1.00:1 1.00:1 1.00:1 1.00:1
5th 0.79:1 0.75:1 0.79:1 0.75:1
Available axle ratios
4x2 3.73 4.1 3.55 3.55
4x4 -- -- 3.73, 4.10 3.73, 4.10
SUSPENSION
Front Independent SLA w/computerselected coil springs (4x2), or torsion bars (4x4), shock absorbers and stabilizer bar
Rear Rigid axle rear suspension w/twostage multileaf springs, shock absorbers and stabilizer bar on some models
STEERING
Type Power rackandpinion
Overall Ratio Regular Cab 4x2 22.0:1
Overall Ratio SuperCab 4x2, 4x4 19.2:1, 18.7:1
BRAKES
Front, Rear 11.28-inch disc/ 11.85-inch disc
Assist type Vacuum, ABS
WHEELS AND TIRES
Base wheel and tire 15-inch 7-spoke painted steel, P225/70Rx15
Largest available 16-inch cast aluminum, P255/70Rx16
FUEL ECONOMY (city/hwy)
4x2
2.3-liter I-4, 5-speed manual 22/27
2.3-liter I-4, 5-speed auto 19/24
4.0-liter V-6, 5-speed manual 15/21
4.0-liter V-6, 5-speed auto 16/21
4x4
4.0-liter V-6 5-speed manual 15/19
4.0-liter V-6 5-speed auto 14/18
* Based on 2010 EPA Estimates 2011 estimates are anticipated to be the same