February 08, 2017 at 09:21 pm
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Ford Philippines said sales grew 2.5 percent in January 2,519 units from a year ago, because of trong demand for EcoSport, Everest and Ranger nameplates.
“It’s a nice start to the year, with the uptake for Ranger, Everest and EcoSport keeping our showrooms busy around the country,” said Ford Philippines managing director Lance Mosley.
The EcoSport compact SUV remained Ford’s best-seller in January with sales jumping 67 percent from a year ago to 922 units.
Ford Ranger posted a 32 percent incremental output in January to 722 units. The Everest also contributed to Ford’s strong start with January sales of 718 units.
Ford Philippines principal, Ford Motor Company, is a global automotive and mobility company based in Dearborn, Michigan. With about 201,000 employees and 62 plants worldwide, the company’s core business includes designing, manufacturing, marketing and servicing a full line of Ford cars, trucks and SUVs and Lincoln luxury vehicles.