The 2019 Ford Ranger represents the long-awaited return of one of the longest-selling small pickups on the market. However, it's a far different truck than the Ranger you might remember -- for starters, it's now a midsize truck rather than a compact -- and enters a diverse segment that caters to different types of buyers by focusing on different capabilities.

So what does the new Ranger add to that diversity? To get a better idea, let's see how it compares to the 2019 Toyota Tacoma, one of the more rugged and sporty midsize pickups.

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Comments

    • joseph keeney
      joseph keeney

      Today trucks aren't worth the money . I don't want either one . They can keep them.

      about 2 months ago
    • pahuntnut
      pahuntnut

      The Tacoma has a very functional center console? Really. How many usb ports does it have in the entire truck

      about 2 months ago
    • Juan Alvarez
      Juan Alvarez

      The Ford is not new, only one available in the US. It’s sold overseas.Tacoma has much better styling, reliability, and resale value. This is a Ford commercial not an honest comparison.

      about 2 months ago
    • Norbert Rivera
      Norbert Rivera

      Well,for me The Ranger cuz I still have my Ford Ranger Splash that I buy in 1995,still alive and kicking ...and thanks God the Ranger arrive on America again.

      about 2 months ago
    • Rich Irving
      Rich Irving

      Vehicle ok

      about 2 months ago
    • Rich Irving
      Rich Irving

      Car?

      about 2 months ago
    • Sam Barnette
      Sam Barnette

      Do you want a Truck or a Car. Toyota builds Trucks not Cars that look like Trucks. The Toyota will still be running strong with 300,000 miles on it.

      about 2 months ago
    • PT Johnson
      PT Johnson

      Nobody talks about fuel economy, just how much horsepower and "pound feet of torque". Who gives a crap! Only 1 in a thousand buyers will ever use it for off road of any sort. Tell me how efficient it is. Tell me all that technology is giving me something I can use everyday, like good fuel mileage.


      Highly overrated and definitely over priced. Out of reach of the masses anyway. What a joke.

      about 2 months ago
    • PreacherDaveTPM
      PreacherDaveTPM

      Out of every review done on these trucks you seem to be very partial to Ford whereas everyone else says Tacoma beats all 3 hands down off road. I'll keep my Taco

      about 2 months ago
    • Jack D
      Jack D

      The music does not help.

      about 2 months ago
    • Shane Christopher
      Shane Christopher

      Ranger with the 4 cylinder turbo gives WAY better gas mileage. I test drove a 2019 tacoma and got an average MPG of 17mpg. on the same route and same speeds I test drove the Ranger and got 27MPG.

      about 3 months ago
    • Randy R
      Randy R

      I’ll stick to my tacoma, I hope the best to the New ranger.

      about 3 months ago
    • Jerry nick
      Jerry nick

      Bet it want out last the Tacoma

      about 3 months ago
    • RockTheSix
      RockTheSix

      Why do you call these label these Trucks as Cars???

      about 3 months ago
    • Tom Alderman
      Tom Alderman

      Biggest thing is you’ll go through two rangers and the first Tacoma will still be going strong.

      about 3 months ago
    • FN POG
      FN POG

      Turbo? 10 speed transmission? Just more parts for more potential points of failure.

      about 3 months ago
    • Chee Yang
      Chee Yang

      Don't ever buy a car with new transmission or motor wait a year for good or bad reviews then buy it
      10 speed Transmission will break v4 motor towing 7500 pound no can't do
      Rather buy a raptor

      about 3 months ago
    • Hemen Kareamg
      Hemen Kareamg

      Tacoma interior is fucking ugly

      about 3 months ago
    • kms386
      kms386

      Ranger seems nicer for sure, but god only knows 5 years after purchase I would sure be hoping I bought the toyota.

      about 3 months ago
    • Nolan Doehass
      Nolan Doehass

      The Tacoma easily. I can deal for getting me from A to B Everytime than be a tiny more comfortable and not get to B.

      about 3 months ago
    • Ben kinaj
      Ben kinaj

      isnt the ranger much more expensive than the tacoma?

      about 3 months ago
    • Pete Busch
      Pete Busch

      The ranger is really ugly with its dis proportioned low window height to tall door height with really small wheels making the truck, not car, look stupid.

      about 3 months ago
    • Contrafan2008
      Contrafan2008

      I hope these both last the test of time.

      about 3 months ago
    • Armando Pupo
      Armando Pupo

      Tacoma for sure, less trips to the dealer, holds the value, buying the 2020

      about 3 months ago
    • Greg Vincent
      Greg Vincent

      I looked at and test drove the 2019 Tacoma. I will look at and test drive the Ranger soon.

      about 3 months ago
    • jonfall1
      jonfall1

      Cool

      about 3 months ago
    • Melvin Ocampo
      Melvin Ocampo

      It is an big offense to Toyota compared ford with Toyota

      about 3 months ago
    • Dan Patrick
      Dan Patrick

      I still take the Tacoma

      about 3 months ago
    • wbeltran32
      wbeltran32

      The Ranger is soft. Tacoma feels like a proper truck and hands down will hold better resale value. Always has. Always will.

      about 3 months ago
    • Chris Grisdale
      Chris Grisdale

      It was an easy choice for me. The Tacoma I sat in my head hit the ceiling with no adjustments and the weird flat floor. I was uncomfortable just sitting in it so I didn't even test drive. That and I want to do a lot of towing so the ranger easily won. The Tacoma just didn't have tall drivers in mind.

      about 3 months ago