Next-gen Ford Everest launched in Malaysia

Next-gen Ford Everest launched in Malaysia

KUALA LUMPUR: The official distributor of Ford cars in Malaysia, Sime Darby Auto ConneXion (SDAC) has finally unveiled the next-gen Everest. The automaker’s latest SUV is the perfect mix of exceptional comfort, off-road capabilities, and customer-focused tech.

KEY TAKEAWAYS

  • In how many variants is the new Everest offered in Malaysia?

    The Malaysia-spec Ford Everest is available in three variant options namely, Sport, Trend and Titanium. They are priced at RM 263,888, RM 281,888, and RM 308,888 respectively.
  • Is the new Ford Everest a safe car?

    Yes. Ford has equipped the nex-gen Everes with several new and enhanced driver assist technologies.
  • The Malaysia-spec Ford Everest is available in three variant options namely, Sport, Trend and Titanium. They are priced at RM 263,888, RM 281,888, and RM 308,888 respectively. Every purchase includes a three-year manufacturer’s warranty, or up to 100,000 km and a two-year extended warranty or 60,000km.

    Next-gen Ford Everest LAUNCH

    At the unveiling was DJ Simpson, managing director, Ford Asia Pacific Distributor Markets where he said, “The Ford Everest has been celebrated over the world as the perfect companion for those who love adventure, recreation and going out with family and friends. With amazing capability at its core, a quiet and refined sanctuary on the inside, class-leading technologies and safety standards, we believe the next-generation Everest will widen its appeal in the market.”

    Turse Zuhair, Managing Director, Sime Darby Auto ConneXion-Ford said, “Everest customers lead busy lives, juggling work, family time, social life and recreation. Their aspirations and adventurous spirits always push them to push the limits. And they appreciate the utility, capability and spaciousness of an SUV. Next-gen Everest is the ideal companion to help them master every milestone while striking a perfect balance in life.”

    Next-gen Ford Everest MY- Launch

    Ford Malaysia is offering the new Everest with two engine options, depending on the variant. For instance, the Trend and Titanium models are powered by a 2.0-litre Bi-turbo engine making 210 PS at 3,500 rpm and 500 Nm at 1,750 to 2,000 rpm. The drive is sent to the wheels via a 10-speed SelectShift automatic transmission.

    As for the base Sport trim, it gets the 2.0-litre Single Turbo diesel unit offering a maximum power output of 170 PS @ 3,500 rpm and a peak torque of 405 Nm at 1,750-2,000 rpm.

    Next-gen Ford Everest performance

    The next-gen Everest is loaded with high-tech features both on the outside and inside. Here is a glimpse of what is on offer -

    • Matrix LED headlamps with glare-free high beam (LED units on Trend & Sport)
    • LED front and rear fog lamps
    • LED stop lamps
    • 20-inch alloys (Sport & Titanium); 18-inch alloys (Trend)
    • Water wading ability up to 800mm
    • Ground clearance of 200mm.
    • Hands-free power liftgate (Titanium)
    • Dual panel panoramic sunroof (Titanium)
    • First-in-class, high-resolution, 12-inch touchscreen (Titanium)
    • 10.1-inch touch display (Trend and Sport)
    • Latest SYNC® 4A infotainment system with wireless Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™ connectivity and eight speakers
    • 360-degree camera with split-view display
    • Reverse cameras in addition to front and rear sensors
    • 8-inch or 12-inch digital instrument panels
    • Traditional analogue clusters
    • Four USB charging ports (one of which is windscreen-mounted)
    • Wireless Qi charger

    Next-gen Ford Everest FEATURES

    When it comes to safety, Ford has equipped the next-gen Everest with several new and enhanced driver-assist technologies. Part of the SUV’s safety kit is -

    • 7 airbags (driver and front passenger, dual seat side, dual side curtains that cover all three rows and driver’s knee)
    • Underbody protection bash.
    • Isofix mount points
    • ABS
    • EBD
    • Electronic stability control (ESC) with traction control
    • Emergency brake assist (EBA)
    • Hill descent control
    • Hill launch assist
    • Roll-over mitigation
    • Adaptive load control

    The top-spec Titanium variant benefits from a range of advanced driver assistance systems including, lane departure warning & assist, blind spot information system, tyre pressure monitoring system, and high beam assist. In addition, it also comes equipped with Adaptive cruise control with stop and goes and lane centring, Active Park Assist 2.0, Evasive steer assist, Reverse brake assist, Rear cross-traffic alert, and Autonomous emergency braking.

    Wanna know more about the all-new Ford Everest? Check out the Ford Malaysia official website and stay connected with Zigwheels Malaysia.

    Also Read: Should you wait for the 2022 Ford Everest or buy the Toyota Fortuner?

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