2014 Ford Fiesta
The new Crossing Feast, which makes its introduction at the 2012 Los Angeles Car Establish, bequeath redefine the little car with a jutting scoop 40 mpg-plus fire saving valuation, an exciting new feel, and limited features and engineering that pass the well-nigh fun-to-drive car of its sizing.
“Customers need cars that are expressive and fun spell oblation class-leading fire thriftiness,” says Cross Fields, Fording chairwoman of The Americas. “Feast delivers all the fervor drivers are looking in a car we think leave ascent the bar tied higher for modest cars in Northward America.
“Our end with this Feast was to return a car that was already a leader in fire efficiency, execution, connectivity and personality, and arrive eve meliorate,” Fields adds.
Fuel efficiency and fun
The well-nigh striking and typical Fording Feast to engagement testament bear the better miles per congius among its rivals, led by Fording’s patented new 1.0-liter EcoBoost® locomotive. This watershed locomotive, already selected for both the Pop Mechanism 2012 Find Present and Locomotive Engineering Outside’s Outside Locomotive of the Yr Honour in Europe, is expected to birth more 40 mpg.
With that, Fording Fete is relieved to be the near fuel-efficient non-hybrid subcompact in America, and stands as a polishing illustration of Fording’s dedication to ply consumers with the nigh fuel-efficient cars, SUVs and trucks.
Spell the bantam sizing of the 1.0-liter EcoBoost saves cash at the heart, it doesn’t clench anything binding on the route. At 123 hp for apiece litre of locomotive shift (the locomotive’s sizing), the 1.0-liter EcoBoost delivers more mightiness for its sizing than a Lamborghini Aventador (at 108 hp per l).
2014 Ford Fiesta
EcoBoost is cardinal to Fording’s scheme to supply technologically forward-looking, high-output, smaller-displacement powertrains that render uncompromised operation and fire saving. EcoBoost engines have fire thriftiness gains of capable 20 pct and decrease of CO2 emissions of capable 15 percentage, compared with bigger, less-efficient engines. Fording’s leaders with EcoBoost has resulted in more 125 patents on the engineering. Presently, more 500,000 vehicles suffer this locomotive and by 2013 more 1.3 trillion testament get EcoBoost.
A three-bagger menace of fuel-saving features – variable-displacement oil pumps, milled tappets and coded pistons – appears unitedly first in the 1.6-liter Crossing Fete, bountiful drivers maximal miles per congius without sacrificing drive fun.
Small is smart
In summation to its new EcoBoost locomotive, Fording Feast boasts a best-in-class retinue of technologies and features that pay drivers the perfective flux of a affiliated humanity and an untethered drive live.
A new MyFord Touching® organisation with 6.5-inch touchscreen that features enhanced vocalisation command is now useable, providing drivers more options than e’er for pilotage, communicating and amusement functions. Fording Fete calm features Synchronize® AppLink&deal; capabilities pioneered on the beginning Fete, which allows drivers to admittance and ascendancy Ford-approved smartphone apps with phonation commands and fomite controls piece on the go, serving drivers dungeon their custody on the pedal and eyes on the route. Turn-by-turn pilotage stiff role of Synchronise Services.
Fording’s MyKey® is a new boast on Feast, which enables parents particularly to promote safer drive and confine their teenagers’ vulnerability to peril at the pedal. The organisation allows owners to configure uttermost fastness and sound book limits. It besides mutes sound until ass belts are tied and ensures driver aids, guard systems and more vigorous alerts cannot be deactivated when secondhand.
“This car was reinforced for the digital coevals,” says Trick Schneider, Fording gaffer organize, Upperbody Electronics. “With Bluetooth® connectivity and MP3 capabilities, tech-savvy mass who use mixer media to be invariably machine-accessible with the mankind roughly them won’t be slowed polish when they enter this car.
“It has ever been the impression at Crossing that entry-level drivers merit the outdo engineering,” Schneider adds. “We launched Synchronize AppLink on Fete, and now transitioning to MyFord Feeling with this new touchscreen enables us to go advance in our bay to pay drivers the scoop in in-car electronics.”
Built to excite the right-brain driver
Proving to be equally as originative as its proprietor, the new Fete testament propose custom-made outside conception art and aphrodisiacal new colour options. The redesigned outside boasts a gaudy new lattice that reflects the new nerve of Fording.
Privileged, things are upright as expressive. The cadre phone-inspired splasher and uncommitted leather wheel and seating exaggerate the forward-looking inside and lure drivers to arrive the car and senesce the go. A excerption of ambient inflammation options allows Fording Feast drivers to set scarce the humour they wish. Likewise uncommitted is a new Sony HD sound/orbiter wireless with ogdoad agiotage speakers for drivers to more full prize their medicine.
Big on safety
This continues to be a belittled car that is big on safe. Crossing Feast offers the next measure safe features: