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Phil Vickery joins SsangYong as Brand Ambassador

Celebrity Masterchef winner and iconic rugby star, Phil Vickery joins SsangYong UK as their latest brand ambassador.

Very recently Pippa Funnell MBE collect her brand new SsangYong Rexton as part of her brand ambassador status. Today, we announce that Masterchef winner Phil Vickery has join her as SsangYong’s latest brand ambassador.


Phil Vickery was a member of England’s Rugby World Cup winning squad in 2003 and is a former England captain.

Known recently as a chef on “This Morning”.

Commenting on his recent brand ambassador status, Phil said:

“I’m very proud to become an ambassador for SsangYong Motors UK and look forward to working with the team going forward. It’s a really exciting time for the brand, the product is very, very good but the marque is relatively unknown in the UK, so we have great plans to change that.”

Pictured below is Phil Vickery collecting his brand new flagship SsangYong Rexton SUV. The Rexton has proven to be a category beater; winning multiple awards, bringing in excellent customer feedback with an unstoppable 3.5-tonne towing limit.


Commenting on Phil Vickery’s brand ambassador status, Nick Laird from SsangYong UK said:

“This is an incredibly exciting time for us as we engage in our big brand awareness campaign – “Straight Talking”. Having Phil on board as a brand ambassador serves to strengthen our awareness further and we are delighted he is representing us. He is very down-to-earth and has a straight-talking approach – very similar to our own brand personality. His passions and the activities in which he engages are borne from real people in the real world. This is a great match and we are looking forward to developing our partnership moving forwards with Phil.”

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0118 402 4780

Charters SsangYong

Oxford Road
Reading, Berkshire RG31 6TQ
Phone: 0118 402 4781

Monday7:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Tuesday7:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Wednesday7:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Thursday7:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Friday7:30 AM - 5:30 PM
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