Drones: Reach for the Skies
Dr. Graham Phillips discovers leading ideas in drone technology that may revolutionise the industry you work in. Listen to the Leading Ideas podcast here: https://www.triplem.com.au/shows/leading-ideas-by-ford-ranger
Farming: Old McDonald had a Bot
Dr. Graham Phillips speaks to Australian innovators at Swarmfarm and Ladybird about the future of farming. Listen to the Leading Ideas podcast here: https://www.triplem.com.au/shows/leading-ideas-by-ford-ranger
Paint: If The Walls Could Talk
Paint. It’s everywhere you look. Dr. Graham Phillips finds new paint technologies that will create a healthier, more sustainable Australia. Listen to the Leading Ideas podcast here: https://www.triplem.com.au/shows/leading-ideas-by-ford-ranger
The Robot Apprentice: How Will Robots Evolve our Workforce?
Dr. Graham Phillips looks at leading ideas in the workforce and finds out how robots are helping us work smarter. Listen to the Leading Ideas podcast here:https://www.triplem.com.au/shows/leading-ideas-by-ford-ranger
Leading Ideas. A Ford Ranger Series.
EPISODE 1 – ANTI-STALL
Afraid of stalling with manual transmission? Our engineers have a way to keep you going.
EPISODE 2 – ACOUSTIC GLASS
How do you turn down the outside noise? Our specially formulated glass takes sound reduction to the next level.
EPISODE 3 – SUSPENSION TUNING
How is Ranger developed for ultimate road handling and comfort? We put it through 10 years of punishment in only 2 weeks.
EPISODE 4 – BREADCRUMBS
How does the Ranger always find its way home? SYNC®3 SatNav has a clever feature that our engineers call ‘Breadcrumbs’.
EPISODE 5 – THE TAILGATE SEAL
How do you stop dust? You don’t. But our engineers had an idea to stop it getting in.
EPISODE 6 – LOAD ADAPTIVE CONTROL
How does the Ranger adapt to different loads? Constant calculations help keep you in control.
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EPISODE 1 : HEAVY DROP
We punish the Ranger, dropping heavy duty payloads from a crane to test its suspension strength.
EPISODE 2 : TOUGH TOWING
Ranger vs. rock quarry. This is a hard-hitting test of torque, towing and off-road capability.
EPISODE 3 : DEEP WATER
We throw the Ranger in the deep end, parking it for two hours in up to 800 mm of water1
EPISODE 4 : 24HR ENDURANCE
Our engineers challenge the Ranger in extreme jungle conditions for 24 hours straight.
EPISODE 5 : RANGER-FUGE
4.65Gs of opposing forces threaten to rip the Ranger apart in this dizzying test of frame strength.
EPISODE 6 : BACK IT UP
Watch the Ranger defy gravity as it conquers a staggering 27-degree, off-road incline.
EPISODE 7 : AIRMAIL
Slalom course meets drop zone. See how the Ranger’s network of sensors enables its next-level adaptive handling capabilities.