2001 Ford Ranger 4X4 Off-Road


With the hooker story now a funny gag line, I convinced Jeremy to let me take over his truck.

Here it is when we picked it up from the auto transporter in down town Cleveland, Ohio.


I fell in love with this 5 minutes into driving it.


One upgrade we did pop for was a fiberglass cover for the bed.

Despite my sheer hatred for green vehicles, this was a green I could live with.


I did learn quickly how crapshit Cleveland roads can be though when I hit an oil slick slippery piece of on ramp. (which has since been closed down for violating federal specs.


Thankfully, a used replacement wheel only cost me $150.