2019 Ford Ranger  RealSafeCars78Safety Rating

#6 of 2019 Pickups

#114 of all 2019 vehicles


The Ranger, part of Ford's lineup for decades, is a midsize pickup with seating up to 5. The Ranger has offered Android Auto since 2019 and Apple CarPlay since 2020. With optional all-wheel drive (AWD), it handles mud, snow, and sand with ease. Ford offers a 3-year, 36,000-mile basic warranty, and a 5-year, 60,000-mile powertrain warranty on its lineup.


The 2019 Ford Ranger is average compared to all vehicles.

Comparison to all vehicles.  This plot shows RSC safety scores on the horizontal axis vs. the number of vehicles with each safety score (depicted by bar height and percentages at the bottom). Colors reflect vehicle safety, ranging from red (not that safe) to green (safer). For reference, a score of 0 implies a 0.15% chance of driver death (13% chance of driver injury) over 15 years, and a score of 100 reflects a 0.016% chance (1.4% chance of driver injury). The 2019 Ford Ranger has a score of 78, implying a 0.045% chance of driver death (4% chance of injury).

We estimate that the 2019 Ford Ranger has a vehicle lifetime fatality chance of 0.0448% and a vehicle lifetime injury chance of 5.1112%, meaning the average driver has a 0.0448% chance of dying in an accident if they drive the car under regular conditions for fifteen years, and a 5.1112% chance of being injured.

Compared to the average vehicle, the 2019 Ford Ranger is 7% less likely to result in a fatal accident. Compared to other pickups, the 2019 Ford Ranger is 20% less likely to result in a fatal accident.


And it is about as safe as many comparable models.

8863Dodge JourneyChevrolet ColoradoGMC CanyonChevrolet BlazerHyundai Santa FeGMC AcadiaKia SedonaToyota TacomaChrysler PacificaFord RangerFord TaurusDodge Grand CaravanComparison to similar models.  This plot compares the RSC rating of the 2019 Ford Ranger with its main competition. Models are plotted on a scale from 63 to 88. The 2019 Ford Ranger is safer than the 2019 Dodge Journey, the 2019 Chevrolet Colorado, the 2019 GMC Canyon, the 2019 Chevrolet Blazer, and the 2019 Hyundai Santa Fe and less safe than the 2019 Kia Sedona and the 2019 GMC Acadia. It is about as safe as the 2019 Dodge Grand Caravan, the 2019 Ford Taurus, and the 2019 Chrysler Pacifica.

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