My logic is this. Ford needed to find a powerful Falcon ute replacement. Raptor or not Ford should of offered at least a 2.7 EcoThirst powered Ranger in all Ranger configurations. The Ranger Raptor should of received a Coyote or the 3.5 EcoThirst.
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Used Ford Raptor >> 2017 Ford F150 Black Rims Tire Rim Ideas

"The Ranger Raptor made its official debut in Bangkok, Thailand, in February. Upon debut, Ford confirmed that it would be equipped (for global models) with an all-new twin-turbo 2.0-liter diesel good for 211 horsepower and 369 pounds-feet of torque while mated to a 10-speed automatic transmission.
Used Ford Raptor >> 2018(18) DERANGED™ Ford Ranger 4x4 DCB 3.2 TDCI Auto | Deranged Vehicles.

Used Ford Raptor >> 2018(18) DERANGED™ Ford Ranger 4x4 DCB 3.2 TDCI Auto | Deranged Vehicles.