Monday, April 9, 2012
The hype of the new Ford Ranger has been infected into the hearts and mind of the adventured minded customer. Ford Malaysia has organized a yearlong promotion and roadshows for the all new Ford Ranger starting from 22nd Feb 2012 at Sunway Pyramid and ending on 9th Dec 2012 at Suria Mall, Kota Kinabalu. As expected, the new models come with new added and unique features that surpassed the previous model.
Whole lot of innovative features on the all new Ford Ranger
The body shell of the all new Ford Ranger was built to withstand all the forces of natures and to add on to the safety features, the all new Ford Ranger comes with Dual Front SRS Airbags for that peace of mind. Safety has been proven more with the Ford Ranger managed to score 5 stars in the Euro NCAP crash test rating, the best in its class. Besides that, the creature comfort has been put into a higher level with the addition of Bluetooth with voice control, rain and speed sensing wipers, auto headlamps and also a cruise control system. To make it easier to get out and get in into the new Ranger, the doors has been designed to open up until 70 degrees where this will help for the easy egress and ingress. More creature comfort built in into the new Ranger, is the ample rear legroom which is best in its class.
Class leading rear legroom with a unique 70 degrees rear door opening for easy ingress and egress.
Bluetooth audio with voice recognition comes as standard features, cool or what?
The best in class, that’s the all new Ford Ranger XLT
When we are on the move, especially on the extended days of adventures, the all new Ford Ranger provides ample storage solutions where it has 23 innovative storage spaces with a lockable glove box that can easily fits in up to a 16 inches laptop. The best thing is, on the center console, the boffin at Ford has design the center arm rest console that includes a cool box where you can chill you favorite beverages on the go so that you can easily quenches your thirst when you are on your adventure mood. For more added creature comfort, the top of the line Wildtrak range includes a dual zone climate control. Besides the dual zone climate control, this high spec of the Ford Rangers includes a reverse camera and the lockable tailgate where the Ford Ranger buyers who opt for the canopies and aftermarket covers will definitely feel happy with this features.
Reverse camera and lockable tailgate a standard features of Ford Ranger Wildtrak.
Some of the examples of the ample storage features of the all new Ford Ranger.
Besides that, the Wildtrak range includes features such as Hill Descent Control (HDC), Hill Launch Assist (HLA), Trailer Sway Assist (TSA), Roll over Mitigation (ROM) and the Grade Logic Control (GLC) which automatically downshifts to provide increased engine braking when sufficient brake pressure is detected. Besides the above acronym, the all new Ford Ranger comes with Emergency Downshift where if you hit the accelerator hard in an emergency, depending on the speed, the transmission will automatically downshift to provide the acceleration when you needed most. Speaking of the transmission, the Ford Ranger comes with either a six speed auto or a six speed manual gearbox, your choice, but these transmissions are made to suit your need and also the adventure side of you.
Six speed auto or six speed manual gearboxes are the available options.
Cool box, now that’s what I’m talking eh!!
As for the adventure you, the new Ford Ranger does not disappoint you, it has been designed to provide a proven best in class towing capacity of 3,350kg and also the outstanding loading capacity of up to 1000kg. Besides this amazing pulling and loading capacity, the Ford Range also provided with a remarkable water wading of 800mm where the powertrain breather pipes and the electronics are place on the higher point of the engine bay and this amazing features includes a water resist air filter box that features a one way valve that allows water out but not into the air filter.
Breathable powertrains pipes, high mount electronics and one way valve on the air filters among the amazing diving features of the all new Ford Ranger
With those amazing features, this all new Ford Ranger is targeted to beat its nearest competitor and it has positioned itself to be the best in its class.
To put more smile before you can own your very own all new Ford Ranger, Ford Malaysia will organize a Twitter contest starting from this Monday 9th of April 2012 where participant of this contest stands to win Ford Exclusive Merchandise which includes a Laptop Backpack, Limited Edition All New Ford Ranger T-Shirt and Ford Exclusive Merchandise Heavy Duty Torchlight. The tip of the ice-berg is a special edition G-Shock watch for you to brag your exclusivity with your all new Ford Ranger.
In order for you to enter this competition you need to follow @fordrangerMY and check out their updates! It’s as simple as that. So what’s holding you back, get your hand phone, tablets or PC’s ready and tweet your way to win these great prizes.
Posted by Auto Insider Malaysia at 10:00 AM