Been wanting to try on Ford’s sport utes for size? There’re several to choose from, from nimble compacts to mid-size brutes. Mosey on south to the Festival Supermall from January 27 to 29 where these’ll be on hand for y’all to get a feel for, even punish maybe, and to reckon what it means, being “Built Ford Tough.”

Press Statement by Ford Motor Company, “Experience Ford Vehicles through Ford Island Conquest,” 2017:

Manila, 20 January 2017—Ford Philippines today announced its ‘Ford Island Conquest’ event at the Festival Supermall parking lot from January 27-29, with an all-in-one custom arena where customers can test drive Ford’s best-selling vehicles in one venue.


The Ford Island Conquest venue represents a cross between a scaled-up showroom and a test drive venue with highlights and design twists that will offer the ultimate test drive for the Everest, Ranger and EcoSport. Fun-filled activities are also available for the whole family.

“This is a great opportunity for customers to get behind the wheel and experience for themselves why each of these global Ford vehicles has become so popular here in the Philippines,’ said Minnie Valencia-Bustamante, vice president for Marketing and Sales of Ford Philippines.

The Everest is engineered for the extraordinary, equally suited for a comfortable cruise through the city or to effortlessly take on any terrain. Its bold and stylish design features a quiet, refined interior, smart technologies, exceptional on-road dynamics, and capabilities that include best-in-class ground clearance of 225mm and water-wading up to 800mm.

The Ranger sets the industry benchmark in the pickup truck segment with its unmatched combination of quality, passenger comfort, and versatility. With 237mm ground clearance, 800mm water wading, and unsurpassed towing capacity, no flood can intimidate this smart and ‘Built Ford Tough’ truck.

The EcoSport combines the maneuverability, affordability, and fuel economy of a compact car with the practicality and spaciousness of an SUV in a contemporary and stylish package. With 200mm ground clearance and best in class water wading capability, the EcoSport’s versatility can take on any urban adventure in style.

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