Ford Myanmar Celebrates the Legendary Ford GT40

January 18th, 2019 Yangon – Capital Automotive Ford Myanmar held a special viewing of the award-winning movie, ˜Ford v Ferrari’, at JCGV on January 18th, attended by 100 guests.


The event was joined by Myanmar’s top automotive magazines and websites, including special guests from the American Chamber of Commerce in Myanmar (AMCHAM) and the U.S. Embassy in Myanmar, plus many more.


The evening kicked off with lively media interviews as guests began streaming in. Mike Pease, Business Strategy & External Relations of Capital Automotive, welcomed the crowd and gave everyone a brief update on Ford Myanmar. This was followed up with an introduction of the movie.


Event-goers were treated to a VIP viewing of ˜Ford v Ferrari’. Released in late 2019, the inspiring story follows automotive idol Carroll Shelby and the team’s mission to build the legendary Ford GT40 for the 1966 24 Hours of Le Mans race in France. The movie received four Oscar nominations, including an Academy Award nomination for Best Picture of the Year.


œWe are incredibly proud to be commemorating the story of the legendary Ford GT40 with our guests today. Ford keeps pushing the envelope when it comes to automotive innovations and is committed to serving drivers across the world. Ford Myanmar continues to celebrate Ford’s spirit of innovation, said Mike Pease, Business Strategy & External Relations of Capital Automotive.


Ford Myanmar’s sales, after-sales and marketing teams were on-hand throughout the event, interacting with guests and answering all inquiries.


Building strong customer relations is a key driver for Ford Myanmar and the company will continue to hold attractive customer events throughout 2020.