I Fondled The New Stick Shift Filipino Ford Ranger

While my home base may be in Japan, one of the coolest parts of my job as Correspondent Asia is having the chance to report on vehicles in other Asian markets in person. This week I’m in Manila and Malapascua in the Philippines, and Ford Philippines let me crawl all over the new Philippines-spec Ranger. »8/07/15 12:22pm8/07/15 12:22pm


The Mazda BT-50 is the best Ford Ranger

Badges are the weirdest things ever, you can go full old-GM with them and don't distinguish them at all apart from changing badges or you can do what VW does and make a single platform that can be changed enough to compete in many segments and price brackets. A third option, taken by these two is just not making any… »2/22/15 3:01pm2/22/15 3:01pm

Why Ford Should Reintroduce the Ranger as a Ute.

In 2011, the Ford Ranger was phased out in order to stop the tiny truck from cannibalizing sales from the F150. Ford has claimed their halo truck to be the number one selling pickup truck for as far back as I can remember (24 years apparently). The Detroit firm has come under increasing pressure from its competitors… »4/22/13 3:59pm4/22/13 3:59pm

The Ferves Ranger Is The Mostest Cutest Off-Roader Ever

When the aliens come to harvest Earth for its talc and mangoes, I'm sure they'll give a quick looking over to our technology and culture. When they evaluate the content of the Internet, I think it's pretty safe to say they'll categorize it as a global infrastructure to distribute pornography and cute kitty and/or… »12/28/12 4:00pm12/28/12 4:00pm