The first renderings of the upcoming 2022 Ford Courier emerged online. According to them, this model will get a totally different styling than before. Instead of looking like the car-based Ford Courier pickup truck, the upcoming model will gain a similar design as the recently announced Ford Bronco Sport model and Ford Ranger.
Design is butch and the all-new Courier comes with blocky front end and an unmistakable truck profile. We also have some leaked Ford information about engines and you will be surprised if we said that two EcoBoost engine variants would power this model.
2022 Ford Courier Underpinning Front-Wheel-Drive Compact Platform
The famous Blue Oval is addicting the new compact pickup truck to its lineup. The upcoming 2022 Ford Courier is the small pickup truck that is underpinned by Ford’s front-wheel-drive-based compact platform. The same platform underpinnings many nowadays Ford models.
Moreover, the Courier truck slot beneath the Ranger in Ford’s truck lineup, and it provides the same driving ability as Focus and Fiesta models. According to the latest reports, this model will be built in the same plant in Mexico as the Bronco sport model.
There is little information regarding the cabin of the upcoming 2022 Ford Courier. Many speculations indicate that it will host almost the same styling inside as the Ranger model. As you may know, Ford Ranger is also one of the most selling pickup trucks from this manufacturer. It offers excellent and upscale cabin and many amenities inside.
If rumors are true, the upcoming small pickup truck Courier will provide exceptional comfort and a very modern interior. Knowing that we can expect the same interior design as the Ranger model an 8-inch touchscreen should be offered as standard and the newest SYNC3 infotainment system is certain. Also, we hope numerous luxuries and premium materials on the upper trims.
2022 Ford Courier to Deploys Two EcoBoost Engine Variants
The recently rendered 2022 Ford Courier is the pickup truck that will most likely share its drivetrain options with the Bronco Sport model. According to a leaked Ford document, this model will be available in two EcoBoost engine variants. The base powertrain will use a turbocharged 1.5-liter three-cylinder that produces 180 horses.
The next engine is more powerful and it consists of a 2.0-liter turbo-four that can be also found in the mechanically related Escape crossover. Thanks to this engine, the Escape makes 250 horsepower, respectively. Both models will be most likely to use the six-speed automatic transmission or CVT.
Release Date and Price
The compact Blue Ovals pickup truck 2021 Ford Courier will use many cues from the upcoming Ranger model. Generally, the unibody pickup will adopt a more rugged look. If rumors are accurate, the new model will be built in the same plant in Mexico, as the Bronco Sport.
The release date is not definite yet and according to some gossip, it may happen next year. As for the price, we are still waiting for more information.