Ford PH records sales jump in March

Ford Philippines today it delivered an all-time record monthly performance in March with retail sales jumping 37 percent year-over-year to 3,754 units, led by Ford’s Big Three nameplates: Ranger, Everest, and EcoSport. Demand is also strong across its lineup of vehicles.

“We got things back on track in March and were able to process a record number of customer orders, particularly for our three best-sellers,” said Lance Mosley, managing director, Ford Philippines. “Healthy demand for our North-American import models, the Explorer, Expedition, and Mustang also contributed to the record month.”
The Everest led the charge in March, achieving a record monthly total for any Ford nameplate in the Philippines with retail sales increasing 28 percent year-over-year to 1,471 vehicles.

Meanwhile, the EcoSport continued its streak in March as one of Ford’s top-selling vehicles in the Philippines with retail sales rising 60 percent from last year to 1,070 vehicles. This helped drive its year-to-date sales up 35 percent to 2,467 vehicles.

The segment-defining Ranger achieved March sales that rose 50 percent year-over-year to 1,042 vehicles. Year-to-date sales of the Ranger, the number two pickup truck in the market. have risen nearly 22 percent to 2,153 vehicles.

Ford’s North American-built models delivered strong sales in March, helping drive the record sales month. The Explorer premium mid-size SUV recorded March sales of 83 vehicles, the Expedition full-size SUV saw sales of 17 vehicles, and the iconic Mustang had its best month of the year so far with 24 vehicle sales.