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The Ford Fiesta Arrives

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Text: / Photos: | posted October 08, 2010 12:35

The fun has landed

The all-new Ford Fiesta has arrived on Philippine shores and has hit Ford showrooms nationwide. Displays and test drives of the all-new Fiesta will be available in both sedan and hatchback at all of Ford's twenty-one dealerships from Luzon to Visayas to Mindanao.

"The first batch of the Ford Fiesta is here! Customers have been asking us about vehicle availability timing from the time we pre-launched the Fiesta last June through connectwithfiesta.com and the Fiesta Philippines Facebook portals," says Steven Tan, Vice President for Sales & Marketing, Ford Group Philippines. "We are happy to invite everyone to visit their nearest Ford showroom to test drive and are confident that customers will feel the Ford difference and be delighted with Fiesta's stylish design, technological features and the drive experience," Tan added.

The globally popular and multi-awarded Ford Fiesta is Ford Philippine's first global car under the One Ford strategy that has sold more than a million around the world since its introduction in Europe. The Fiesta also went on sale this summer in United States with rave reviews from the American consumers. Contributing factors to the success and popularity of the Fiesta are its superior fuel economy and low running costs relative to the major brands in category.

Showcasing irresistibly stylish design and a multiple category-first safety and connectivity, the Fiesta will officially start delivery to customers in the Philippines from October 15.

The Ford Fiesta line-up starts at an incredible price of P670,000 for the Style 1.4L 4-door sedan with manual transmission, while the Fiesta Trend 1.4L sedan and hatchback with manual transmission is P685,000. The 1.6L Trend models featuring Ford's 6-speed PowerShift automatic transmission, standard ESP and Hill Launch Assist is priced at P766,000 in both hatchback and sedan. The top-of-the-line Ford Fiesta Sport variant, equipped with a 1.6L 6-speed PowerShift automatic transmission as well as SRS airbags on driver and passenger sides and the In-Car Entertainment package of Voice Control with USB Connectivity and Bluetooth is priced at P816,000.

Feel the Ford Fiesta difference for yourself and visit one of the Ford dealerships near you for more information. Ford dealerships are located in Alabang, Balintawak, Commonwealth, Edsa, Global City, Libis, Manila, Quezon Avenue and SM Fairview. Provincial dealerships are located in Batangas, Bacolod, Cabanatuan, Cagayan de Oro, Cavite, Cebu, Dagupan, Davao, Iloilo, Lipa, Pampanga, San Pablo SM Marilao and Subic.