1998 Ford Ranger

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12 reviews
Available Price Range $1,394-$8,366 Trims16 Combined MPG 19-24 Seats 2-5

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Pickup truck door wars are underway in earnest. For $595 Ford now offers the option of four doors on its extended-cab Ranger SuperCab Splash and XLT models. This is one of the first compact pickups to be available with four doors. Mazda sells a similar version badged as the B4000, and it, too, is available with four doors. Ford will soon be the first company to offer four doors on all t... Read full review for the 1998 Ford Ranger

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Consumer Reviews


Average based on 12 reviews

Best compact truck of that year

by Julian from Florida on September 30, 2009

220K miles and still running strong. Looks good, drives excellent and no complaints at all. I love it!!!

16 Trims Available

A trim is a style of a vehicle model. Each higher trim has different or upgraded features from the previous trim along with a price increase. Learn more about trims

Trims Explained

When talking about cars, “trims” is a way of differentiating between different versions of the same model. Typically, most start with a no-frills, or “base” trim, and as features are added, or a different engine, drivetrain (gas vs. hybrid, for example) or transmission are included, trim names change and prices go up.

It’s important to carefully check the trims of the car you’re interested in to make sure that you’re getting the features you want, or that you’re not overpaying for features you don’t want.


Crash-Test Reports


There are currently 13 recalls for this car.

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