Sime Darby Auto Connexion (SDAC), the distributor of Ford vehicles in Malaysia, has made available the Ford Ranger XL Standard pick-up truck. The entry-level Ranger XL Standard is priced at RM 83,588 in Peninsular Malaysia and RM 89,388 in East Malaysia (prices quoted are on the road without insurance), making it one of the best priced models in Malaysia’s 4×4 hi-rider pick-up truck segment. It is available in 2 colors i.e. Cool White and Meteor Grey.
The Ranger XL Standard is powered by a 2.2L TDCi 4-cylinder diesel engine that produces a maximum of 125 PS and 320 Nm of torque. The 6-speed manual transmission and 4×4 shift on the fly (ESOF) give drivers better control to take on any challenges, whether it be river crossings, muddy slopes or rough terrain.
The Ranger XL Standard also has class-leading ability to wade through water up to 800 mm deep, which is perfect for driving in the city during rain season; the 230 mm ground clearance also ensures great versatility for all kinds of activity.
Besides a reinforced safety cell, dual front airbags, the Ranger XL Standard is equipped with a range of safety features including:
- Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS): makes for safer stopping and cornering
- Electronic Brake Force Distribution (EBD): assists in balancing braking force between front and rear wheels, depending on driving and vehicle load conditions
- Reverse Sensors: help detect objects out of driver’s sight
- Remote keyless entry
- Side Steps
- Rear Cargo Load Rest
- Inner and Outer Truck Bed Tie Downs
“We are excited to offer Ranger XL Standard to our customers, who are looking for a tough, efficient truck at a very competitive price,” said Syed Ahmad Muzri Syed Faiz, managing director, Sime Darby Auto Connexion. “Ford customers will appreciate the versatility of this all-around workhorse that features smart technology and interior comfort.”
For details, visit Ford Malaysia’s website or call 1300 38 3181.