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Ford Ranger 2009
Many rural, suburban and even urban drivers adore the Ranger's big-truck attitude and affordable price, making it the best-selling American pickup truck for 17 years.

Though deemed among the least fuel-efficient trucks out there, these ever-popular vehicles are unlikely to ever completely be removed from the road anytime soon. Convincing a truck loyalist that a 1.5-litre, four-cylinder engine hybrid is going to give them the same satisfaction on the road as a Ranger is a hard sell, to be sure... But higher oil pricesl may be thing that does the trick.

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  • Price: Base price for automatic is $15,399
  • Space: 3 seater
  • Engine: 12.3 litre, inline 4 double overhead cam (DOHC), 16 valves
  • Power: 143 horsepower @ 5250 rpm
  • Torque: 1154 lb-ft @ 3750 rpm
  • Tank capacity: 64 litres
  • Fuel type: Unleaded
  • Fuel Consumption Rating:
    City economy – 9.9 litres/100km
    Highway economy – 7.5 litres/100km
    Combined – 8.7 litres/100km
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