Ford finally returned to the Indonesian automotive market. Through the new brand holder agent (APM), PT Mitra Bisnis (MB), Ford has launched a new car in Indonesia.
PT MB as a subsidiary of the RMA Group has previously managed Ford after-sales since the American automotive brand left Indonesia in 2016. Now, since 2020, PT MB has become the official distributor of Ford’s fleet of vehicles.
“Over the past six years, we have built close relationships with more than 30,000 customers and dealers in Indonesia from managing Ford’s after-sales business. Through the positive response and full support from loyal customers of Ford vehicles, we decided to expand our automotive presence by presenting new products. world-class fans of Ford’s distinctive ownership experience in premium fleets and retail dishes in Indonesia,” said RMA Indonesia Country Manager, Pinaki Mukherjee, Thursday (17/3/2022).
Ford’s return to Indonesia was marked by the launch of the Ford Ranger Pick-up and the Ford Everest SUV. The Ford Everest is a 7 seater SUV that is suitable for large families in Indonesia. While the Ford Ranger is a pickup truck that can serve a variety of work, adventure, and family needs.
“We congratulate RMA Group and PT MB on the launch of Ford’s vehicle retail in Indonesia. Ford and RMA have had a strong relationship over the past two decades and we are confident that this latest venture continues that trend,” said Ford Asia Pacific Distributor Markets Managing Director. , DJ Simpson.
Ford claims, Everest and Ranger have been enjoyed in 180 countries in the world, including in Southeast Asia. Both cars are claimed to show strong sales performance globally.
The Ford Ranger is offered with a choice of a 2,200 cc turbocharged CRDI Diesel engine that produces 160 PS at 3,200 rpm with a maximum torque of 385 at 1,600-2,500 rpm. There is a choice of 6-speed manual and 6-speed automatic transmissions. This pickup comes with 4×4 . drive
The Ford Ranger also comes in Wildtrak 4×4 and Raptor 4×4 variants. Both variants carry a 2,000 cc diesel engine with Bi-turbo powering 213 PS with a maximum torque of 500 Nm at 1,750-2,000 rpm. The engine is mated to a 10 speed automatic transmission.
Ford Ranger Raptor (Rangga Rahadiansyah/detikOto)
While the Ford Everest comes with a 2.2L Turbo Diesel engine that produces 160 PS at 3,200 rpm with a maximum torque of 385 Nm at 1,600-2,500 rpm. The engine is mated to a 6 speed automatic transmission. That’s for the Everest Trend 2.2L Turbo Diesel 4×2 6AT type. There is also the Everest Titanium 2.0L Bi-Turbo Diesel 4×4 10 AT which is equipped with a 2.0 diesel bi-turbo engine that produces 213 PS at 3,750 rpm with a maximum torque of 500 Nm at 1,750-2,000 rpm.
Ford Everest and Ford Ranger prices
- 2.2 XL DC 4X4 6 MT: IDR 488 million
- 2.2 XLT DC 4X4 6 AT: IDR 588 million
- 2.0 Wildtrak DC 4X4 10 AT: IDR 698 million
- 2.0 Raptor DC 4X4 10 AT: IDR 998 million
- 2.2 XLT 4X2 6 AT: IDR 698 million
- 2.0 Titanium Limited 4×4 10AT: IDR 838 million
These prices apply on the road in Jakarta.
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