Ford Expands Ranger Lineup with New Ranger FX4; Bold Look,
Premium Features Underscore Leading Capability
New Ford Ranger FX4 brings tough, sporty modifications and premium options to smart and
Exclusive grille, wheels, sports bar and graphic elements add up to a uniquely striking
Leather seats, unique to FX4, and darker interior finish create a technical and refined cabin
Smart features, including SYNC infotainment system and advanced driver assistance
technologies, help Ranger stand apart from competitors
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia, 20 April, 2017 – The Ford Ranger sets the standard for pickup
trucks around the world, combining smart technology and sheer capability to leave competitors
far behind. Today, Ford raises the bar once again with the new Ford Ranger FX4, bringing a
tough and sporty new look and premium features to the Built Ford Tough pickup.
“The Ford Ranger FX4 takes its inspiration from the enthusiast community with an updated
grille and striking technical graphics. These emphasize the Ranger’s impressive performance
and make a strong visual impression,” said Nick Eterovic, design manager, Ford Asia Pacific.
The Ranger FX4 features an exclusive new grille with a mesh pattern that complements its
strong trapezoidal shape, and conveys a sense of power and performance. A bold matte decal
design draws the eye to the muscular bonnet, housing a powerful and proven 2.2-liter Duratorq
diesel engine. Blacked out fog light bezels complete the truck’s imposing front end.
Along the sides, additional technical graphics emphasize the Ranger’s performance and
capability, and identify the truck as a unique FX4 variant. Aggressive, 18-inch Stark Grey painted
wheels and a black sports bar were chosen for a cohesive, unified design. On the tailgate, a
blacked-out decal features the word RANGER in negative space, allowing the body color to
The strong visual identity of the Ranger FX4 continues inside the cabin, with darker finishes for
a bold, technical look. Leather seats complement the dark interior and offer a unique level of
refinement within the Ranger lineup.
The Ranger FX4 also features advanced technologies to enhance the driving experience. Ford’s
SYNC in-car connectivity system makes it easier than ever for drivers to stay connected while
keeping hands on the wheel and eyes on the road. Advanced driver assistance technologies on
the Ford Ranger, including Rear Park Assist with reverse camera, Electric Power Assisted
Steering, and Electronic Stability Program, are designed to alleviate some of the stress of
Customers who opt for the Ford Ranger FX4 will enjoy all the rugged capability that helps to set
the Ford Ranger apart from the competition, including a class-leading ability to wade through
water up to 800 mm deep, 230 mm of ground clearance, towing capability of up to 3,500 kg and
exceptional payload capacity.
When venturing off-road, a robust electronically controlled transfer case on 4x4 models, an
electronic locking rear differential and Hill Descent Control help drivers to take on the most
challenging terrains with confidence.
“Our customers in Malaysia already know the Ranger for its raw capability, advanced
technologies and rugged, tough appearance,” said Syed Ahmad Muzri Syed Faiz, Managing
Director, Sime Darby Auto Connexion. “The Ranger FX4 builds on this foundation with a bold
new look and premium features that we think they will love.”
The Ford Ranger FX4 is available in [Aluminum Metallic, Meteor Grey] at dealerships
nationwide. Official on the road pricing for New Ranger FX4 in Peninsular Malaysia is
RM121,888.00 including GST.
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* Specific feature availability varies by market