Sime Darby Auto ConneXion (SDAC) today launched the New Ford Ranger FX4 in Malaysia via Facebook and YouTube Live through a product walkaround session. The Ranger FX4 is the first pickup truck in the country to be launched on both platforms simultaneously.
The Ford Ranger FX4 is powered by Duratorq 2.2L turbodiesel engine and mated with a six-speed automatic transmission. Official figures claimed the truck is capable of delivering 160 PS and peak torque of 385Nm. Over to the exterior, a new design mesh grille in Ebony Black, 18-inch gloss black rims wrapped in All-Terrain Tyres and ‘FX4’ decal and emblem that is set against its muscular exterior provides even more distinction against the other Ranger variants.
The interior also continues the FX4 identity as leather-accented seats that are embossed with the striking FX4 logos on the seatbacks. These complement the contrasting red stitching that has been applied to the gear selector, centre console, instrument panel, centre console, door trims, handbrake and the Ranger’s FX4 steering wheel. Special FX4-branded carpet mats finish its interior enhancements, retaining the Ranger’s premium and comfortable car-like interior.
The FX4 also packs a load 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.
The New Ford Ranger FX4 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. It comes in three colours – Meteor Grey, Absolute Black and Artic White.
SDAC is offering for the first 150 customers nationwide who purchase the Ford Ranger FX4 by a complimentary accessories worth RM5,398 which includes:
- Free accessories including a matte black sports bar and executive window 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.
For more information on the New Ford Ranger FX4, visit https://www.sdacford.com.my.