Kuala Lumpur, 3 June 2020 – The new Ford Ranger FX4 was launched today via Facbook and YouTube Live through a product walk around session. It is the first pickup truck in the country to be launched on both platforms simultaneously.
“The New Ford Ranger FX4 is designed for customers who are looking for a truck with a lot more attitude, and those who take their truck on adventures while making use of its best-in-class towing and payload capabilities,” said Syed Ahmad Muzri Syed Faiz, managing director, Sime Darby Auto ConneXion.
“Given the current COVID-19 situation, this online launch is appropriate in ensuring the continued social distancing guidelines outlined by the Government,” he added.
This Ranger FX4 has a unique identity with a new design mesh grille in Ebony Black, plus 18-inch gloss black rims wrapped in all-terrain tyres. The striking bold ‘FX4’ decal and emblem that is set against its muscular exterior provides even more distinction against the other Ranger variants.
Designed for customers who want to blend city living with off-the-grid adventures over tough terrain on weekends, it features the proven Duratorq 2.2L turbodiesel engine with a six-speed automatic transmission, capable of delivering 160 PS and peak torque of 385Nm.
The truck is also packed with a host of smart technologies and safety features including an eight-inch touchscreen display, SYNC® multimedia system with reversing camera, electronic shift-on-the-fly 4×4, rain-sensing wipers, the light and nimble Electric Power Assisted Steering (EPAS), daytime running lights and headlights for better visibility. It also comes with two airbags, Limited Slip Differential, Hill Descent Control, Hill Launch Assist, Antilock Braking System (ABS) with Emergency Brake Assist (EBA) and Electronic Brake Force Distribution (EBD), ISOFIX child seat mounts, Electronic Stability Control with Traction Control, Rollover Mitigation, Trailer Sway Control and Adaptive Load Control.
To celebrate the launch, the first 150 customers nationwide who purchase will receive the complimentary accessories worth RM5,398:
It is available from RM126,888 (on-the-road, without insurance), with a manufacturer’s warranty of three years or up to 100,000km, whichever comes first. The colours offered are Meteor Grey, Absolute Black and Artic White.