Ford is set to unveil the new next-generation Ranger at the 2010 Australian International Motor Show in October. The truck is based on a Ford global platform, and will be sold in 180 global markets - except the United States and Canada.
According to Autoblog writer Derrick Kuzak, "Ford's group vice president of global product development, said that the automaker does not plan to launch the Ranger, a compact pickup developed in Australia, at this time."
"It's an all-new truck with new power trains that promise truck leadership in markets outside of North America," said Kuzak.
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