For causes we’re not clear on but, Ford has made the STX Particular Version Bundle normal tools on the just-introduced 2024 Ranger at launch. The bundle attire the midsize pickup in body-color trim, LED headlights, halogen fog lamps, damped motion for the tailgate, and 17-inch aluminum wheels outdoors, with premium fabric seats, a digital gauge cluster, 10-inch touchscreen infotainment, and lane-keep help for the advantage of these inside. Ford added the bundle to the present Ranger’s base XL trim in 2021 to supply some options that beforehand required stepping as much as the XLT, charging $995 however requiring the $1,135 XL 101A Gear Group as properly. The truck above is the form of factor that shall be off the menu as soon as the 2024s attain dealerships.
The present STX bundle additionally consists of halogen fog lamps, dual-zone local weather management, privateness glass, rear defroster, two USB ports, Android Auto, and Apple CarPlay. Motor Development confirmed the change for the 2024 Ranger whereas lamenting the lack of your grandfather’s stamped metal wheels, as a lot a automobile journo turn-on as guide transmissions, wagons, and brown vehicles.
We specify “at launch” as a result of the brand new Ranger will ship higher trims first. The SuperCrew four-door quick mattress is the one selection for consumers perusing the order e book. For that truck, the 101A Gear Group is not any extra and the STX equipment is thrown in with the $34,160 worth. It is potential that when the XL SuperCab with the six-foot field enters manufacturing, metal wheels will make a return. Or it may not. Wherein case patrons would wish to hit the aftermarket or contemplate the 2023 Chevrolet Colorado in base Work Truck trim, the Bowtie midsizer solely obtainable from the manufacturing unit on a set of 17-inch Extremely Silver Metallic metal wheels paired with black bumpers.
2024 Ford Ranger manufacturing is slated to start August 7. We will begin asking once more about discount basement wheel selections when the automaker opens up the configuration menu.