2021 Ford F-150 vs. 2021 Ford Ranger

2021 Ford F-150 vs. 2021 Ford Ranger
Looking for a new Ford but not sure which to choose from the lineup? Not sure whether to choose a light-duty Ford F-150 or a Ford Ranger? We can help. The Ford Ranger is a bit smaller than the F-150, but there are a few other differences you’ll want to note as well. Check out the comparison of the F-150 vs. Ranger from our Ford truck dealership to see which can offer you the Albany commutes you’ve been hoping for.

2021 Ford F-150 vs. Ford Ranger Pricing

Though the F-150 trim is a bit pricier than the Ford Ranger by about $4,000, you’ll find you get a lot more features on the F-150. As a dealer for Ford trucks, we also offer new vehicle specials to help with the savings, so after comparing these Ford trucks, you can rest easy knowing that you can save more. When it comes to starting MSRP, here’s what each model costs:

  • 2021 Ford F-150 Starting Price: $28,940 MSRP
  • 2021 Ford Ranger Starting Price: $24,820 MSRP

2021 F-150 vs. Ranger Capabilities

The best part of a Ford truck is the capabilities. In terms of performance, the new F-150 comes with a more powerful base engine than the Ranger. However, both Ford trucks offer the same thrilling horsepower and torque. If you need a truck that can handle your Schenectady towing needs, then the F-150 is the truck to choose as it can tow almost double the towing capacity of the Ranger. Decide for yourself when you compare the F-150 vs. Ranger capabilities in detail below.

2021 Ford F-150 Standard Capabilities

  • Standard Engine:  3.3L Ti-VCT V6 Engine
  • Horsepower: 290 hp
  • Torque: 265 lb-ft
  • Maximum Towing Capacity: 14,000 pounds
  • Transmission: Electronic 10-speed automatic transmission

2021 Ford Ranger Standard Capabilities

  • Engine: 2.3L Ecoboost Engine
  • Horsepower: 270 hp
  • Torque: 310 lb-ft
  • Maximum Towing Capacity: 7,500 pounds
  • Transmission: 10-speed SelectShift automatic transmission


Looking for better efficiency in Clifton Park? Compare the Ford F-150 vs. Ford Ranger fuel efficiency to see which can meet your needs. As the Ranger is slightly smaller than the F-150, you can expect slightly better numbers than the light-duty F-150 truck. Review the numbers below.

2021 Ford F-150 Fuel Efficiency

  • 20/24/21 city/highway/combined mpg for the standard engine

2021 Ford Ranger Fuel Efficiency

  • 21/26/23 city/highway/combined mpg

Test Drive New Trucks at Ford of Latham

Apply for financing once you decide on the Ford truck that meets your driving needs. If you have any questions about our models or savings options in the meantime, or want to schedule a test drive, contact our team at Ford of Latham! We are the dealer that drivers go to for their Ford trucks.

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