The Ford Ranger is a pickup truck from a company whose name dates back to a time when cars first started being mass produced. This means that it’s lineage is one of its strongest points. Another would be that it is a pickup truck, so it comes with all of the advantages that type of car holds over regular road vehicles in certain areas. And finally, the Ford Ranger, like most pickups, has a wide range of additional accessories that you can chose from that can make up for any shortcomings it might have, give it a few useful features, or make its strong points even stronger.
1. Roof rack
A very useful feature that people should consider installing is one of the Ford Ranger roof rack systems, which can always prove beneficial when you need to transport any items that for one reason or another can’t fit in the back. Additionally there are quite a few Ford Ranger roof rack systems to choose from and they are all incredibly easy to install.
As for the aforementioned making it’s strong points stronger, even though the Ranger has decently durable bumpers, there is always room for improvement. A bumper is actually the most commonly purchased piece of equipment for most pick up trucks. The reason is that people see the benefit to strengthening the vehicle’s protection for both it’s preservation, and more importantly yours.
3. Bed cover
A bed or tonneau cover is one of those items that is so obviously useful that you don’t even need to think about before buying. They come in different materials and types. They can be hard or a roll up, and made out of different materials like metal, plastic or vinyl. Their function is to cover the bed of the pickup and protect its contents from the forces of the elements.
4. Floor mats
Even though floor mats come standard with any vehicle, there are different types you can get which can be an improvement on your old ones. The thick rubber ones designed for heavy-duty amounts of dirt, mud and abuse, could prove especially useful if your line of work involves any of those elements.
5. First aid kit
This shouldn’t even require any explanation. Rather than an optional extra, a first aid kit is a must-have necessity for any driver. Not just in the event of the car owner himself needing it, but also if there is ever a situation on the side of the road when he would need to stop and lend his assistance.
It should be said that the Ford Ranger comes pretty well equipped even without many of these additional pieces of equipment. This means that exactly which or how many of these items you may choose to purchase is entirely up to you.