April 9th, 2020 Istanbul – Ford Global Fleet Sales (FGFS), Ford’s direct sales partner for export markets and special projects globally, today announced the delivery of two specially modified Ford Transit ambulances to Coscharis Motors Plc, a member of the Coscharis Group, a wholly-owned Nigerian conglomerate with businesses across various sectors.
Both Ford Transit vehicle modifications were carried out by RMA Automotive, RMA Group’s automotive division, in coordination with FGFS. The ambulances were fitted with features specially designed for end-use in Nigeria. These included IV holders, fluorescent lighting, climate control, ventilation systems and other critical equipment such as an oxygen tank, flow meter and stretcher space.
“Ford Global Fleet Sales is proud to collaborate with Coscharis Motors on the delivery of two lifesaving ambulances. With thousands of Ford Transit ambulances deployed worldwide, the vehicle is a workhorse known for its durability and dexterity, and it comes with an exceptional selection of life-saving equipment and internal capabilities. Our mission is to provide fleet solutions to aid organizations and governments in markets worldwide — partnering with Coscharis Motorsis a big step towards this goal,” said Chris Grakul, Regional Sales Manager, FGFS.
Also commenting on the collaboration, Abiona Babarinde, General Manager, Marketing and Corporate Communications of Coscharis Group stated, “we are thrilled to have these modified Ford Transit ambulances in our market. As the exclusive representative of the Ford brand in Nigeria, this enables us to further delight our numerous customers and prospects with exciting new options within the Ford brand.”
FGFS has been in collaboration with Nigerian companies and government bodies since its latest project, where nine Ford Rangers were delivered to the Nigerian Ministry of Budget and National Planning. By working with Coscharis Motors, FGFS continues building successful partnerships within the country.
FGFS continues to be the leading provider of Ford vehicles for export markets and special projects across the globe and has delivered over 100,000 vehicles to nearly 100 countries to date.