MOSCOW, Russia - The new Ranger triumphed in the annual Golden Klaxon automotive awards ceremony staged in Moscow last week, being named as the best model in the “special transport” category.
The prestigious Golden Klaxon automotive awards were established in 2001 by the Klaxon newspaper to recognise the best new models in various market segment. Award winners are chosen by a jury comprising Klaxon professionals.
Sixteen awards were presented this year, covering most car segments in the market. More than 200 vehicles competed for the awards this year.
The Golden Klaxon award won this year by the Ranger is the eighth to be award to the Ford brand in Russia; the company received its first award in 2002 in a special category - recognising investments in the Russian economy.