AUCKLAND, 24 June 2021 – With more and more New Zealanders exploring the great backroads of the country and choosing off-roading adventures, the Ford Everest makes the perfect companion. Capable, safe and comfortable on or off road, the Everest is the perfect choice for any terrain and New Zealand buyers now have a new model added to the range to choose from – the Special Edition Everest BaseCamp.
“Our travel choices changed during and in the wake of COVID-19,” said Simon Rutherford, Managing Director Ford New Zealand. “We’re taking a lot more road trips and venturing further afield when we do. The Everest offers a smooth, safe ride on everything from the motorway to genuine off-road, off-the-beaten tracks adventures. Now, with the Everest BaseCamp, we’re offering more choice for our customers to take to the roads in vehicles that make discovering our great country fun, easy, safe and comfortable.”
The Everest BaseCamp features bold new styling and a rugged appeal that matches Everest’s outstanding off-road capabilities. The limited run of 50 vehicles offers the 2.0L Bi-Turbo engine, 4WD and comes with a raft of features designed to make discovering the great New Zealand outdoors easier. The Ford Everest BaseCamp Special Edition, priced at an $72,990 + ORC and includes the following:
The confident styling includes BaseCamp decals on both front doors, bolder grey painted grill, front bumper skid, rear bumper skid, fender vents and wheels.
Everest BaseCamp: Adventure ready with safety in mind
The Ford Everest has a five-star ANCAP safety rating, and the BaseCamp continues to offer a substantial suite of safety and Driver Assist Technologyii to customers and their passengers.
Standard equipment on the Everest BaseCamp includes:
The Ford Everest BaseCamp comes with Ford’s five-year, unlimited kilometre full factory warranty. Further adding to the ownership experience, Ford Service Benefits also bring Everest owners Roadside Assistance as well as a Service Loan Car and sat-nav mapping updates where available.
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