2003 Ford RangerIan M. - Indianapolis, IN07/28/2015
This truck gets incredible mileage. There's no way around it. Commuting is stop-and-go for me with 8 miles of stoplights each way. I easily get 25 mpg. Though I don't love the slower acceleration, it's worth it to get that kind of mileage. Plus, the cab is very comfortable for being a smaller vehicle. I'm 6'1" and have plenty of space! If you need to haul medium-sized items, this is definitely a winner. Its lower clearance makes loading heavy items a breeze.
If you're looking for a powerful truck that makes you feel important and lets you look down on other people, this isn't the right one for you. But if you're looking for a small, reliable hauler that's easy to maintain, you just might fall in love.
It is a good, sound vehicle for my purposes.
2011 Ford RangerPat Striedel - Arlington, TX12/06/2015
It is a dependable and versatile vehicle with a good average mpg of 25 highway, a bit less in the city.
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