2019 Ford Ranger vs 2019 Nissan Frontier

2019 Ford Ranger vs 2019 Nissan Frontier

With the Ford F-150 and Super Duty lineups dominating their respective pickup truck classes for as long as they have, it’s no wonder all other automotive brands that feature midsize pickup trucks were living in fear of Ford’s return to the segment with the 2019 Ford Ranger lineup. And now that the 2019 Ranger lineup is here at Brandon Ford in Tampa, FL, we can tell you those brands were right to be scared.

That’s because the new Ford Ranger lineup has burst back onto the scene in a way never before seen by a returning model. And, in doing so, the 2019 Ranger lineup has made every other midsize pickup truck obsolete. That may seem far-fetched, but all you need to do is check out this 2019 Ford Ranger versus 2019 Nissan Frontier head-to-head model comparison to see just how right we are.

2019 Ford Ranger


2019 Nissan Frontier

2.3-Liter EcoBoost I-4 w/Auto Start-Stop Engine 4.0-Liter DOHC V6
270 HP & 310 lb-ft. Power Ratings (Horsepower & Torque) 261 HP & 281 lb-ft.
1860 Pounds Highest Payload Capacity 1430 Pounds
7500 Pounds Highest Towing Capacity 3810 Pounds

Get Impressive Power and Capability Advantages with a 2019 Ford Ranger from Brandon Ford in Tampa FL

While it’s no surprise to us here at Brandon Ford in Tampa, FL, that the 2019 Ford Ranger lineup outpowers, outperforms and outmatches the 2019 Nissan Frontier lineup in every conceivable way, it is a little surprising in how the 2019 Ranger lineup is able to achieve its dominance.

You likely know what we’re talking about if you’ve checked out our comparison table above. In it, you’ll see the 2019 Frontier lineup features a V6 engine while the 2019 Ranger lineup features an I-4 engine. Many would see that and think the new Nissan Frontier lineup is more powerful and more capable than the new Ford Ranger lineup, but they would be wrong.

As outlined in the rest of the table, you can see the 2019 Ranger lineup is actually more powerful than the 2019 Frontier lineup. It’s also far more capable, especially when it comes to towing.

For more on the 2019 Ford Ranger lineup, please get in touch with our Brandon Ford staff here in Tampa, FL.