CARACAS - Ford Venezuela successfully launched the new F-250 at a press and dealer event in Caracas. The venue was attended by approximately 250 people, where Ford executives presented the key features of the vehicle. The event drew significant positive coverage, including TV, newspapers, social media and specialized magazines. With the new F-250, Ford Venezuela returns to the full size pick-up segment of the market.
The new F-250 is equipped with a 6.2 Lt, V-8 engine, the most powerful and fuel efficient offering in the segment, delivering 385 HP @5500 rpm. There are three versions being introduced at the moment, a 4x2 XL, a 4x4 XL and a 4x4 XLT. There will be a 4x4 Crew Cab introduced later in the year.
The latest Ford technology, including MyKey, SOS Alert and trailer sway control is introduced with this newly designed and aggressively built Ford Tough product.
“This launch is part of what we do and of the excellent team work in our Valencia operation under our ONE Ford philosophy. We celebrate being able to assemble this extraordinary product in the country and reinforce our leadership in the segment”, indicated Hector Perez, President of Ford Andina.