Ford Ranger STX Concept
Years 2003
Drivetrain Front / Rear
Engine 3.0L Supercharged v 6
Power 230hp (171.6kW)
260lb-ft (351.0Nm)

This Truck was created by Ford Motor Company for the 2003 SEMA Show. Built by ASC, this is one of two Ranger Concepts for the 2005/2006 Ranger STX Package.

BASE VEHICLE

- Regular cab, short box, 2WD
- 3.0L V6 engine, automatic transmission
- Pwr Windows, Pwr Locks, Cruise Control, Tilt wheel
- Keyless Remote
- Anti lock brakes
- A/C!

BODY AND PAINT

Ford 2005/2006 Ranger STX unique front end features:
- Body colored front lower fascia
- Upper and lower grille inserts
- Fog lamps
- Custom fiberglass side rocker panels
- Custom rear roll pan
- Custom rear tailgate spoiler
- Borla polished dual exhaust tips
- Underside painted black
- TYC brand tail lamps
- Custom flush mounted rear backlite with sliding window
- Custom fabric soft snapless tonneau cover
- Genuine Ford Accessories bedliner
- Genuine Ford Accessories front end cover and full truck cover

PERFORMANCE MODIFICATIONS

Whipple Supercharger Kit which boosts the anemic 154 hp and 183 lb ft V6 engine to 230 hp and 260 lb ft.
- Includes higher flow injectors, larger throttle body and mass air flow meter and K&N air filter
- 50-state emission legal
- Ford Racing lowering kit (2" front, 3" rear) - shocks and springs
- Ford Racing boost gague custom molded into the A-pillar
- Brembo four piston calipers and 13" diameter rotors adapted from the 2000 Ford Mustang Cobra R
- Rear disk brakes adapted from Ford Explorer
- The braking performance of this truck with the upgraded 4-wheel disk brakes is significantly improved
- Borla custom built stainless cat-back exhaust with dual polished tips

ROLLING STOCK

- Ford Racing Mustang FR 500 18" X 9" aluminum wheels
- Goodyear Eagle F1 directional tires (255/35ZR18 front, 275/40ZR-18 rear)

INTERIOR

- Custom covered Ranger sport bucket seats in black leather with orange/black pattern fabric inserts (drivers has lumbar adjustment)
- Custom floor mats with matching orange stitching
- Custom black and matching orange perforated leather wrapped steering wheel
- Genuine Ford Accessories electrochromic rear-view mirror with "HomeLink" garage door opener, outside temperature and compass
- Unique Ranger STX instrument cluster assembly
- Pioneer/Ford audiophile sound system - 6-disk CD, MP3, 290 watts with subwoofer
- Door panels also have orange/black pattern fabric inserts
- Subwoofer and amp mounted in center console - factory option

SHOWS & PRESS

- Featured in debut issue of Truck Builder magazine - "Blown Ranger" March-April 2004
- Featured in Super Rod magazine - April 2004
- Took "Best of Show" at '05 Michigan Ford Superfest
- Featured in Autoweek online November 2003 SEMA Section
- Featured in the Ford Racing display at 2004 Autorama in Detroit

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