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A Ranger called ‘Danger’


The Pick of the Day is a Ranger called “Danger” by the family that has owned it since it was brand new.

According to the advertisement on ClassicCars.com for the 1988 Ford Ranger Supercab with the “camper-special package,” this truck is a one-family vehicle that has been driven only 59,372 miles since grandfather bought it new.

1988 Ford Ranger, A Ranger called ‘Danger’, ClassicCars.com Journal

The story goes that grandpa bought the truck, eventually passed it down to his daughter, who eventually passed it down to her daughter. 

The private seller reports that the truck has been “impeccably maintained,” is equipped with dual fuel tanks with new fuel pumps, fold-down rear jump seats, and a recently replaced headliner.

The engine is Ford’s 2.9-liter fuel-injected V6 and is linked to a 3-speed automatic with overdrive.

The truck, which is in Austin, Texas, is white with a blue cloth interior.  The asking price is $11,100 for this family heirloom.

To view this listing on ClassicCars.com, see Pick of the Day.

Larry Edsall
Larry Edsall
A former daily newspaper sports editor, Larry Edsall spent a dozen years as an editor at AutoWeek magazine before making the transition to writing for the web and becoming the author of more than 15 automotive books. In addition to being founding editor at ClassicCars.com, Larry has written for The New York Times and The Detroit News and was an adjunct honors professor at the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication at Arizona State University.


  1. 11,000 for a Plain wrapped Ranger? Does it come with a 10 acre Ranch? Come on folks, lets start being realistic with Pricing !


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