Just In: 2019 Ford Endeavour launched in India

Ford India has given some enhancements to its 2019 Endeavour model and has announced a 3-year/1 lakh km warranty for the latest model. The carmaker claims that the new Endeavour has a service cost of 68 paise per km for the 2.2-liter version and 71 paise for the one powered by the 3.2-liter motor. Check out its features below:

Engine:

Ford’s flagship SUV continues to get the same engine options just like before a 2.2-liter and 3.2-liter diesel engine. The engine 3.2-liter motor packs five cylinders and churns out 200PS of power and 470Nm of torque. Notably, Ford has reintroduced its 6-speed manual transmission, which can now be had with the smaller engine. Those looking for an automatic option can pick either engine choices as both are available with a 6-speed AT. Ford claims the 2.2-liter engine returns 14.2kmpl with the manual gearbox and 12.62kmpl with the 3.2-liter automatic.

Exterior and interior:

On the cosmetic front there are few changes. The new Ford Endeavour has a tweaked front grille with three slim slats in place of two thick ones. Other changes are HID headlamps with a smoked effect and a slightly reworked front bumper. There’s also a new 18-inch alloy wheels as well as LED inserts within the tail lamps as well.

The new additions are push-button start/stop button and a hands-free tailgate. Features like the auto HID headlamps with LED DRL, rain-sensing wiper, active noise cancellation, leather upholstery, dual zone climate control, panoramic sunroof, 8-way power adjustable driver seat. Besides this there is a  semi-parallel parking assist and the 8-inch touchscreen SYNC3 infotainment system with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay as well as the 10 speaker sound system.

Safety:

Safety features offered by the car are seven airbags, ABS with EBD, electronic stability control, traction control, hill descent, and ascent control as well as a rearview camera with front and rear parking sensors.

Price and color:

It is priced at INR 28.19 lakh to INR 32.97 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi). The car will be available in five color choices: Diffused Silver (New), Moondust silver, black, and sunset red. As before, it will continue its rivalry with Toyota Fortuner and Mahindra Alturas G4.