Posted Mon, 07/04/2011 - 22:42 by CarDekho Team
Ford India is now all set for the Ford Fiesta launch in the month of July. This sedan Ford Fiesta by Ford India is amongst the most awaited sedans in the Indian market. The production of this Ford Fiesta is at its height at the Chennai manufacturing plant. The company has not left any chance for the publicity of this new sedan. It conducted a preview in April and a fashion show last month for the promotion of its car Ford Fiesta.
This new sedan is supposed to be equipped with many new features like convex-edged rear view mirrors, new horn etc. in all the variants. The new Ford Fiesta is expected to come in both petrol and diesel variants. Till now the company has only revealed the interior looks of the car. The top model of this sedan will be equipped with totally new features like cruise control, voice-activated controls, semi-automatic climate control, rear parking sensors, USB port for iPods and a Bluetooth connectivity. These new features in the top model will make this one much different from other variants and also the other sedans present in the Indian auto market. This car by Ford India was earlier showcased in Bengaluru.
The Ford Fiesta review revealed that this sedan will incorporate 1.5 L petrol and diesel engine and 5 speed manual transmission systems. The diesel variant of the car will come with 1.5 TDCi capable of producing a maximum power of 90 bhp and a maximum torque of 204Nm. This diesel engine would be capable of delivering a mileage of 23.5 kmpl. The petrol variant will have Duratec Ti-VCT technology capable of producing a maximum power of 108bhp and torque of 140Nm. The engine would be able to deliver a mileage of 17 kmpl. The Ford Fiesta price is expected to start from 7.99 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi). The company is currently having Ford Endeavour, Ford Figo and Ford Fiesta under its brand in the market.