‚ÄėInternational Pick-Up Award 2013‚Äô Given to New Ford Ranger
11/20/2012

Ford‚Äôs all-new Ranger has won the ‚ÄúInternational Pick-Up Award 2013‚ÄĚ and Eddins Ford in the Charlottesville, VA area has all the details.

Online PR News – 20-November-2012 – Charlottesville, VA – Eddins Ford in the Charlottesville, VA area is proud to announce that The Ford Motor Company is continuing its tradition of creating the best vehicles available with the production of its 2013 Ford Ranger. The all-new Ranger recently won the ‚ÄúInternational Pick-Up Award 2013‚ÄĚ. To learn more about the 2013 Ford Ranger‚Äôs award, read Ford‚Äôs news release.

The Ford Ranger dominating the competition at the Fleet Transport EXPO 12 event in Dublin, Ireland. After extensive testing the Ford Ranger was awarded 47 points, which is more than the second and third place finishers combined.

"The Ford Ranger is a great all-rounder, combining the perfect blend of on-road comfort and stability with off-road capability," said Jarlath Sweeney, the Irish judge on the panel of CV journalists that also serves on the ‚ÄúInternational Van of the Year‚ÄĚ jury.

The new Ranger flaunts an increased payload and best-in-class towing capacity. The redesigned exterior of the 2013 Ford Ranger will turn heads like no pickup has ever before, and the interior is load with comfort and driver assistance features. All-in-all, this pickup has it all.

‚ÄúRanger is great for work and great for leisure, and customers will appreciate the difference as soon as they get behind the wheel,‚ÄĚ said Paul Randle, vehicle line director, Global Commercial Vehicles, Ford of Europe. ‚ÄúThis prestigious award is testament to the work of our global product teams and there is plenty more to look forward to with the launch of the all-new Transit and all-new Transit Connect in 2013.‚ÄĚ

The 2013 Ford Ranger is already on sale in all major European markets, and many North American consumers hope to see it reach American shore soon, but Ford has not said whether or not the Ranger will be back in the U.S.

For more information on the 2013 Ford Ranger, visit Eddins Ford in the Charlottesville, VA area. The Virginia Ford dealer is also located online, at http://eddinsford.com/.

About Eddins Ford
Eddins Ford, http://eddinsford.com/, of Madison, Virginia carries an extensive inventory of Ford cars, trucks, and SUV’s. The dealer’s finance specialists work with a vast array of lending sources to guarantee their customers get the most complete and comprehensive financial package available. In addition, the Virginia dealer provides automotive service and offers Ford parts.