Ford Group Philippines opens 2008 with a salvo of easy-to-own offers on its complete model lineup. Appealing to more customers, the Ford promo offers a host of attractive customized packages including substantial cash discounts, low down payment, zero interest plans for Ford Focus, Ford Escape, Ford Everest, Ford Ranger, Ford Explorer Eddie Bauer and Ford Expedition Eddie Bauer.

"We want our customers to start the year in an exciting way, by making it easier for them to own Ford vehicles here in the Philippines. We know that buying a vehicle is a big investment. Consumers care not just about choosing the right car, SUV or truck, but also having the best financing plans to choose from. Ford's New Year "Starter Set" offer answers just that," Ford Group Philippines VP for Marketing Vinay Piparsania said.

For as low as PhP 724,000, or for a down payment plan of PhP 77,000, customers can buy a Ford Focus and experience the exhilaration that only a World Rally Championship-tested car can deliver.

Active weekend warriors can now have their own Ford Escape for as low as PhP 999,000, or for a zero-percent interest 12-month term, and a down payment of PhP 99,000.

Ready-for-action families can now own Ford Everest, recently named "2007 Executive SUV of the Year" in the Car of the Year Awards. They can either avail of discounts for as much as PhP 25,000 or pay a low down payment of PhP 199,000.

The fearless Ford Ranger, awarded "2007 Pick-up of the Year" for both 4WD and 2WD categories, also has an exciting offer: a low down payment of PhP 99,000 for the Trekker and a free bed liner worth more than PhP 10,000, for the 3.0L.

Zero-percent interest plans are also available for the Ford Expedition, the ultimate match for the accomplished lot who demand definitive luxury, power, comfort and safety in their vehicles, and the Ford Explorer, America's best-selling SUV and the automotive soul mate for those who work hard and play even harder.

These special offers will only be available until February 29, at all Ford dealerships nationwide. In Metro Manila, Ford dealerships can be found in Alabang, Balintawak, Commonwealth, Edsa, Libis, Makati, Manila, Quezon Avenue and Shaw Blvd. In the provinces, Ford is in Bacolod, Cabanatuan, Cagayan de Oro, Cavite, Cebu, Dagupan, Davao, Iloilo, Pampanga and San Pablo.