Ford Announces Limited 'Tremor' Edition Ranger
Source: Ford Motor Company Press ReleasePosted: 03-29-02 10:00

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If you consider yourself an audiophile or appreciate listening to your tunes on a great system, the 2002 Ranger Tremor audio system is for you. Tremor, an optional limited-edition production audio package, brings an aftermarket-grade audio system to the best-selling compact pickup.

The Tremor audiophile system is featured on Ranger Edge - the newest derivative in Ford's Ranger lineup - and appeals to young, active customers.

Tremor, available only as a SuperCab to house the built-in subwoofer, kicks Edge features up a notch with unique tires and wheels, white-face gauges and custom seating surfaces.

"The Tremor audio system rocks," said Shawn McDermott, Ranger marketing manager. "When you listen to Tremor you really get the full effect of the music. It doesn't matter what type of music genre you prefer - Tremor delivers great sound quality."

Tremor boasts a premium Pioneer™ sound system producing peak power of 485 watts and a custom designed-in subwoofer enclosure that fits in the rear floor area. The audio system complements the pickup's youthful image that includes big bold tires and 16-inch wheels, 4x4 ride height and monochromatic exterior styling cues.

  • Standard Tremor equipment includes:
  • Premium audiophile Pioneer™ sound system with 485-watt total peak power
  • Enclosed amp and 10-inch subwoofer
  • Four 6- by- 8-inch coaxial speakers
  • AM/FM Stereo Dual Media Audio head unit, featuring single in-dash CD and cassette player
  • High-output alternator
  • White face instrument cluster
  • Custom cloth 60/40 split-bench seat
  • Three monochromatic exterior clearcoat finishes: Chrome Yellow, Black and Sonic Blue
  • Custom finished five-spoke 16-inch aluminum wheels on P235/70Rx16 All-Season OWL tires
  • 3.0-liter V-6 engine with automatic transmission
  • Unique Tremor decal on tailgate

Optional Tremor equipment includes:

  • Bed extender
  • Flareside bed
  • Step Bars
  • Limited-slip rear axle
  • Class III Trailer Tow Package
  • Bedliner
  • Rear Sliding Glass Window
  • Power Equipment Group
  • Tilt Wheel with Speed Control (standard on four-door cab style)

"This package is designed to give audiophiles a system they will appreciate as a factory installed option," said McDermott. "You have to experience it to believe it."

Ford will produce 6,000 limited-edition Ranger Tremor trucks at the Edison (N.J.) and Twin Cities (Minn.) Assembly Plants. Already in dealerships, Tremor has a base manufacturer's suggested retail price of $19,435 for two-door SuperCab models and $21,740 for four-door SuperCab models, including destination and delivery charges.