Ford surprised its lovers by showcasing the facelift version of one of its models Figo hatchback. This car has been renovated by adding few features at interior and exterior as well. This classy model was displayed in a new color Mars Red which was reflecting its outer glimpse more beautifully. An option pack of equipments has been added in this Ford hatchback but people will have to spend around Rs. 10,000 to avail this. The facelift Figo is already available in its showrooms.
Ford has increased the price of Figo by Rs. 10,000-20,000. Hence, the new price range of this facelift model varies between 3.97-6.17 lakhs (as per the variants).
Ford Figo facelift has not gone under any mechanical changes, it will continue with the same petrol as well as diesel fuel like the predecessor. The Figo is powered by 1196cc, 1.2 liter Duratec petrol developing the max output of 70.o3bhp and 102Nm respectively and 1399cc, 1.4 liter Duratorq diesel engine churning out the max output of 68.05bhp and 160Nm. Both the engine units are mated with 5-speed manual transmission gearbox.
It offers ARAI certified mileage of 19.99 km/l in its diesel model while 15.33 km/l in petrol.
Space & Dimension:
This five seater hatchback is 3795mm in length, 1680mm in width and 1427mm in height which also has the 2489mm of wheelbase, 168mm of ground clearance and 284 liters of boot space.
Interior & Exterior:
The option pack of equipments about which we told above is being designed in this facelift Figo with the extended cost of Rs. 10,000 to Rs. 20,000 (as per the variants). This package contains new seat covers, LED blue cabin lights, Wi-Fi connectivity which will be present in its all variants. For this Wi-Fi connection, a dongle will be provided to connect to the audio system and also to create a Wi-Fi hotspot in this hatchback.
Other than this, it is also being reported that driver & passenger side airbags and power mirrors have been added in its ZXi trim while its lower trim EXi gets a new stereo system. Its enigmatic headlamps, smart alloy wheel design, stylish front bumper design, freshened tail lamps etc make this car even trendier than before. Additionally, the entire features of earlier Figo are available in this facelift version too.
Main Rivals in India:
Hyundai i10, Toyota Etios Liva, Maruti Suzuki Swift, Chevy Beat etc
Pros: – Impressive mileage
– Affordable price
Cons: – Brand image is not much strong as per its rivals