A Lucky Seafarer Now Owns the 30,000th Ford Everest

February 22, 2018

Midsize SUVs, particularly the pick-up platform vehicle kind, have become quite a popular sight on our roads. One of the more visible ones out on the streets nowadays is the Ford Everest. Now on its third generation, the latest model that first landed on Philippine soil in 2014 has now reached the 30,000 unit sles mark.

To celebrate this milestone, no less than Peter Fleet, President, Ford Asia Pacific, and Yukontom Wisadkosin, President of Ford ASEAN, awarded the lucky owner of the said Everest. He is Mr. Timoteo Pardillo, a 59-year Overseas Filipino Worker employed as a seafarer.

The simple ceremony, held at the Ford Alabang showroom, witnessed Amador Razo, Pardillo’s representative, receive the keys to the brand-new vehicle. The 30,000th Everest also comes with a two-year scheduled service program courtesy of Ford.

Pardillo confesses that he is no stranger to the Blue Oval brand. This is, in fact, his third Ford. He also has an EcoSport and a previous generation Everest in his garage. But he bought the Aluminum Metallic 4x2 Trend AT for its good looks and quality.

He notes that he only wants the best for his wife and two children. And he feels that the Everest can provide them with safe and comfortable transportation as the go aobut their daily routine. Ford officials, meanwhile, were very pleased that clients like Timoteo Pardillo have put their continued trust in the brand.

About the Author

Mr. Gerard Jude Castillo
Gerard has been a self-confessed car nut ever since he was a little boy. As a grown-up, he indulges in his passion by collecting toy cars (which he started since childhood) and reading up on the latest cars out there.  As Associate Editor, he will ensure that you get your fill of the latest cars in the market, as well as a load of automotive features.