Pickup trucks have earned a reputation as gas-guzzlers, although some modern mid-size pickups have done their best to shed this reputation. Even if a truck does fairly well on gas, having a larger gas tank means a better range and less stress.
How big is the gas tank on a 2021 Ford Ranger
The Ford Ranger’s gas mileage is also slightly ahead of the competition. With a combined mpg around 22-23, you’ll get more out of a gallon than you can out of almost any other standard pickup.
How to check your 2021 Ford Ranger’s gas tank size
If you’re looking for a way to check your Ford Ranger’s gas tank capacity for yourself, there are a few ways that you can do exactly that.
All you need to measure your fuel capacity yourself is a calculator and a measuring tape. Use the tape to get all three of the gas tanks' dimensions—length, height, and width. Once you have those three numbers all you need to do is multiply them and then divide by 231. 231 is the number of cubic inches in each gallon.
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Check your owner’s manual
The easiest way to figure out your gas tank’s capacity is to check the owner’s manual you got when you bought the car. Simply look for the phrase “fuel tank capacity” or something similar to that.
How to save on fuel costs in a Ford Ranger
The Ford Ranger’s fuel economy might be pretty good, but it’s still a pickup truck at the end of the day. That means regular trips to the gas station which are sure to add up over time. If you want to save a little on gas, follow these tips:
How to optimize your Ford Ranger coverage
Best of all, the average Jerry user saves over $800 on their coverage each year.