The new Ford Ranger FX4 will launch online tomorrow (3 June 2020). Sime Darby Auto ConneXion (SDAC), the sole distributor of Ford in Malaysia, has scheduled the launch at 11 am. As it will be broadcasted via both YouTube and Facebook Live, everyone with internet access will be able to witness it at the same time. This also makes the Ford Ranger the first pickup truck in the country to be launched simultaneously via both online platforms.
The Ford Ranger FX4 is built for those who enjoy a spot of adventure. The exterior look is made tough and bold. This design continues inside the cabin to complement the owners rugged and thrill-seeking lifestyle.
Living up to its ‘Built Ford Tough’ credentials, the Ranger FX4 is packed with a host of smart technologies and safety features seen in the current range of Rangers. This includes 4X4 Shift-On-The-Fly, rain sensing wipers, Electric Power Assisted Steering (EPAS), daytime running lights and headlights for better visibility. Further, the truck is fitted with Limited Slip Differential, Hill Descent Control, Hill Launch Assist, Anti-lock 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, Adaptive Load Control and two airbags.
“As we embrace the new normal, we also embrace in new ways to bring excitement to our customers, and we are doing so by being the first pickup truck in the country to launch a vehicle simultaneously on both Facebook and YouTube live,” Syed Ahmad Muzri Syed Faiz, Managing Director for Sime Darby Auto ConneXion.
To celebrate the launch, the first 150 customers who purchase the new Ford Ranger FX4 will receive the following accessories worth RM5,398:
- Free accessories including a matte black sports bar and executive tinting
- Free in-built Digital Video Recorder (DVR) that offers a range of smart and safety functions including high-definition (HD) recording, wide angle viewing, night view recording and Mobile App connect via Hotspot. It also comes with 8GB memory card.
If you want to place a booking ahead of the launch to take advantage of the free accessories, you can reach out to the Ford Digital Salesperson at +6019-204 1200 from 9am – 4pm, Monday – Friday, excluding public holidays. This is a dedicated WhatsApp channel where you are linked with an authorised Ford salesperson at a dealership located nearest to you. This would allow you to transact at your own convenience and pay the deposit for your vehicle wherever you are.
“For customers visiting our showrooms and service centres nationwide, we would like to welcome and assure you that the necessary precautions are in place to ensure the health and safety of our visitors and staff as outlined by the Government. This includes, the practice of social distancing, temperature checks upon entering the premise, hand sanitiser dispensers located at common areas, in addition to frequent sanitising of high contact points throughout the premises, including service and display vehicles,” said Jeffrey Gan, Managing Director for Retail and Distribution, Malaysia, Sime Darby Motors.