"In the Philippines, Ranger year-to-date sales increased by almost 16 percent to a record 4,596 vehicles, capturing 25 percent of the segment and making it the second best-selling pickup truck in the country," the company said.
As 2017 reaches its half-way mark, retail sales of the popular midsize pickup Ford Ranger saw an increase of 16% to a new first-half record
Overall, the Ranger delivered a total of 63,525 vehicles, a noteworthy 21% growth over the same period in 2016.
Ford Asia Pacific Vice President for Marketing, Sales and Service, Mark Ovenden as quoted as saying: "Demand for Ford Ranger continues to rise as consumer needs evolve towards a versatile vehicle that can be used for both work and play.”
The impressive performance was expedited considerably by the combined first-half sales record from major nations such as Philippines, Australia, New Caledonia, Vietnam, New Zealand, Cambodia, Thailand, and Taiwan.
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Overall, Ranger delivered a total of 63,525 vehicles, a noteworthy 21% growth over the same period in 2016
Among the above countries, Australia – one of the best nations to live in the world came out on top of the sales charts, with Ranger sales are up to 19% through first-half of 2017 at a total sales figure of 21,638 copies. Not far behind is Thailand, where the Ranger posted a total sale of 20,230 units. New Zealand closed mid-2017 with a commendable 4,980 vehicles delivered.
Ford stated that the midsize pickup has also become the hot-selling vehicles in emerging markets. Do you think the Ranger should be returning to its sweet home – the US with plenty of healthy global momentum behind it?
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