Ford Philippines showed a strong performance in terms of sales in the first half (H1) of 2021, with sales growing by 84 percent from last year. The commendable sales feat was led by the Ford Ranger and Territory.
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The Ford Ranger came out at the top with 4,515 units sold, a 13 percent increase as compared to the first half last year. Moreover, Ford’s 4x4 pickup segment gets sales reaching 2,588 units, which translates to a 28 percent increase from last year’s sales.
Meanwhile, the Ford Territory managed to sell 3,323 units, securing a 56 percent market share in its respective segment. It also recently earned its 5,000 customer milestone which signifies its strong sales performance since its local debut last August 2020. Overall, Ford Philippines celebrates an H1 2021 sales performance of 9,855 units.
“The Ranger and Territory’s strong sales in the first half of the year is a testament to its sustained popularity in the market, and we thank our customers for their continued trust and preference towards our pickups and SUVs,” said Ford Philippines Managing Director Michael Breen.
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The Ford Ranger is the Blue Oval company’s entry to the local midsize pickup truck segment. It comes with numerous variants to cater to the different mobility needs in the local market. Ford Philippines is offering its midsize pickup truck with a price that ranges from Php 1,155,000 to Php 1,758,000 for the new 2.0L Bi-Turbo FX4 MAX 4x4 AT variant.
On the other hand, the Territory compact crossover is the latest addition to the car brand’s local lineup, joining the EcoSport in Ford Philippines’ crossover family. It is offered with two variants, namely the base Trend variant priced at Php 1,277,000 and the Titanium+ offered at Php 1,310,000.
“As we aim to sustain our strong performance in the second half of the year, we remain committed to creating and bringing products and services attuned to the needs and lifestyles of our customers,” concluded Breen.
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Know more about Ford Territory 2021
The Territory for the Philippine market is a five-seater crossover built from the joint venture between Chinese car company JMC and American multinational automaker Ford. It is positioned just above the Ford EcoSport in terms of size, and it uses a 1.5-liter EcoBoost inline-4 gasoline engine.
There are two variants for the Territory in the Philippines. The top-spec trim is the Territory Titanium+, which features active parking assist, adaptive cruise control, lane departure warning, and other driver assist features. The second variant is the Territory Trend. This particular trim lacks the aforementioned driving features avialable on the top-spec model, but for the most part it comes standard with the same comfort features.