• (4.4) 30 reviews
  • Inventory Prices: $2,440–$13,588
  • Body Style: Truck
  • Combined MPG: 17-26
  • Engine: 148-hp, 3.0-liter V-6 (regular gas)
  • Drivetrain: 4x2
  • Towing Capacity: 2,500 lbs.
2005 Ford Ranger

Our Take on the Latest Model 2005 Ford Ranger

What We Don't Like

  • Performance with four-cylinder
  • Resale value of regular-cab 2WD models
  • Fuel economy with V-6

Notable Features

  • Two cab styles
  • Three engine choices
  • Manual or automatic
  • RWD or 4WD
  • Wide variety of models and options

Consumer Reviews


Average based on 30 reviews

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Great purchase

by JAGraves from Moorhead, MN on January 14, 2018

This vehicle met all of our needs in options, value, price and it was a jewel hinding in plain sight.

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2005 Ford Ranger Safety Ratings

Crash-Test Reports


There are currently 6 recalls for this car.

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Service & Repair

Estimated Service & Repair cost: $4,800 per year.

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