Ford’s colourful bakkie for a rainbow nation
One-off Heritage Edition Ranger Wildtrak features uniquely SA artwork
We wonder what Henry Ford, who famously quipped that you could choose one of his cars in any colour you like as long as it was black, would have made of this brightly hued Ford Ranger.
To commemorate the ubiquitous bakkie as a part of SA’s national heritage, Ford Motor Company of SA (FMCSA) has created a rainbow Ranger for the rainbow nation, as a one-of-a-kind piece of mobile art. As part of September 24 Heritage Day celebrations, it commissioned its paint shop team at the Silverton assembly plant in Pretoria to transform a range-topping 2019 Ranger Wildtrak into a uniquely SA artwork...