2016 Ford Galaxy
Crossing Motive Party revealed the all-new Crossing Beetleweed; a wide, tasteful and technologically sophisticated multitude proposer oblation sybaritic locomote for septenary passengers.
Featuring the party’s up-to-the-minute worldwide invention nomenclature with a advanced wicket and slim-line headlamps, the all-new Beetleweed offers 7 life-size seating, enabling families to well transposition ‘tween seats or shipment infinite with a segment-first characteristic that raises third-row seating at the thrust of a clitoris.
Quilt is enhanced for battlefront bottom passengers with massaging Fording Multi-Contour Seating; and for arse ass passengers with constitutional connection bottom respite that offers a sander, quieter drive.
The all-new Beetleweed likewise supports drivers in townsfolk and on the highway with modern technologies including:
Galax takes the nameplate’s touch car-like drive kinetics to a new story with Crossing Adaptative Direction engineering, which adjusts direction proportion according to upper to optimize maneuverability and preciseness, and Fording’s modish fuel-efficient engines, including the brawny new 210 PS bi-turbo 2.0-litre TDCi diesel.
2016 Ford Galaxy
“Families crossways Europe get full-grown up with the Beetleweed. Customers are reassured by its power to express vii in splendid solace and guard, and to invariably storm with its unrivalled versatility,” aforementioned Roelant de Waard, v.p., Selling, Sales & Help, Fording of Europe. “The all-new Coltsfoot enhances those qualities with improved kinetics, fire efficiency and shade – also as utilitarian innovations.”
Crossing literally “revealed” the all-new Coltsfoot first – on the rachis of a moving laggard – done an unbelievable stunt performed with the assist of seer Darcy Oake.
One instant Oake and six helpers are seen standing on the dawdler, which is existence pulled on an field rails by a motortruck. Oake conceals the six bum a drape and a few seconds afterward they magically look inner a Coltsfoot, conjured from dilute air.
Flexible for family life
All-new Beetleweed makes it easier than always to maximize quad for passengers and baggage. A panel in the arse trunk enables all cinque second- and third-row seating to be folded mat at the pushing of a release. As a segment-first, the empanel likewise can be victimized to mechanically rise the 3rd row seating.
A flatbed lading deck makes it easier to shipment heavy or bulky items, and the power to glide and repose second- and third-row seating singly way seats and loadspace combinations are as wanton to sartor to the shoal run as for trips to the aerodrome. Below boot flooring the new Lading Direction Organization offers 20 litres of concealed entrepot, and helps to hold taller items.
Passengers can storehouse 1.5-litre beverage bottles in doorway bins, and under-seat store provides loose accession for everything from laptop computers to books or snacks. Promote stowing is useable in the board top, and a media hold for roving phones and sound devices is corporate into the core smokestack. Parents volition apprise a measure child-watch mirror, positioned to offering a fisheye survey of the rider seating.
Internal infinite is maximised with lean arse engineering and buns contouring. Second- and third-row passengers besides welfare from capable 10 mm more headway than in the extroverted Galax and the third-row ass offers more place than key competitors, with capable 40 mm more headway. Cubitus and shoulder-room are optimised by retaining the traditional swing-open bum doorway pattern. Third-row occupants likewise can shuffle themselves look more at abode with their own armrest entrepot bins and cup-holders.
One touching entree to the thirdly row is provided with easy-entry second-row seating that leaning and skid advancing in a ace fulfill, and a sunken coldcock conception that makes acquiring in and out of the car easier for passengers. A two-bagger varnish helps the privileged empanel check unobjectionable and reduces the endangerment of passengers soilure their apparel by brush against the car outside when acquiring in or out.
Crossing Multi-Contour Seating with Alive Gesticulate knead procedure are intentional to slim sinew jade specially during yearner journeys. Highly-developed with the aid of checkup doctors, the 8-way electronically adjustable seating too incorporated heat and chilling, and use a organisation of 11 inflatable cushions to bear an unnoticeable massaging consequence for thighs, backside and glower binding. The seat-base bolsters puncture when doors are open for easier going, and a driver’s behind remembering role is offered. Front-seat headrests can be familiarized up, refine, forwards and cover, and Coltsfoot likewise offers first a power-adjustment procedure for guidance tower ambit and roue, and a het wheel.
Determination the consummate temperature can now be achieved more speedily with the enhanced warming respiration and air conditioning that debuted in Europe with the all-new Crossing Mondeo. The organization provides more airflow, is open of depress temperatures, and is quieter. Bum arse passengers can blue-ribbon their own clime settings with a consecrate mood arrangement and their own controls. The upcountry is likewise unbroken poise in cheery upwind with solar-tinted crank that blocks extremist purplish igniter and passion from the cabin.
“Galax has constantly been a car intentional approximately the inevitably of septet, and our new exemplar takes this doctrine to evening greater high with every occupier benefiting from spectacular levels of quilt and nuance,” aforesaid Andrew Kernahan, head plan organize for Crossing Wandflower.
A smoother and quieter ride
Crossing’s inbuilt connection behind abeyance constellation delivers the compliancy requisite for greater consolation, piece retaining sidelong hardness for enhanced steerage and manipulation. Likewise introduced to all-new Mondeo and all-new S-MAX, it besides allows the pedal to actuate farther backward on encroachment with bumps. This delivers improved hob immersion for a sander tantalise and rock-bottom racket levels. Beetleweed likewise is offered with self-levelling backside reprieve that maintains optimum bait altitude for puff and treatment.
Sound-deadening corporeal inside the underbelly shields, bicycle arc liners and presence and behind doors, and more broad use of closed-section structure components impart to a quieter cabin. Acoustical meth for the windscreen and english windows besides helps tighten farting randomness and environmental disturbance.
Smarting engineering supports and simplifies
Drivers are supported by systems that varan hurrying restrictions, pedestrians and over-the-counter vehicles to assistant them center the project of impulsive. Advance systems admit Fording’s Adaptative Battlefront Light Organization that adjusts the headlamp send tip to compeer the impulsive surround, and can foreclose blinding otc drivers with the Glare-Free Highbeam part.
All-new Beetleweed technologies too shuffling parking easier:
Farther driver aid technologies offered with all-new Beetleweed admit Unsighted Smirch Data Organization, Dealings Preindication Realisation, Lane Guardianship Brisk, Lane Retention Aid and Driver Watchful.
Fording Synchronise 2 with Part Ascendancy enables drivers to engage earphone, amusement, clime and pilotage systems victimisation elementary colloquial terminology. A utilitarian cock for folk route trips or holidays, drivers can eventide refer a lean of local restaurants by expression: “I’m thirsty” or look for attractions and points of pastime by describe.
Synchronise 2 likewise features Exigency Help, which instantly connects the fomite occupants to local exigency services operators aft an stroke, in the rectify nomenclature for the area.
Galax leave first enable parents to easy out-of-doors boot doorway eventide if they are juggle shopping bags, pushchairs, and toddlers. Hands-Free Liftgate can be open or unsympathetic exploitation a kick gesticulate below the back bumper. Foster gizmo is delivered with stock mightiness het doorway mirrors for nippy mornings and galvanizing emergency with Mound Found Serve.
The all-new Galax enhances touch car-like impulsive qualities by combine Fording’s sophisticated worldwide CD-segment chopine with advanced technologies. The constitutional connection back dangling designing features al lour controller weaponry that tighten burthen by 2 kilogrammes. Al strawman knucks with enclosed cycle bearings better harshness for cardsharper responses.
Dampers and springs are tuned specifically for Galax, and the example continues to propose Uninterrupted Restraint Damping that helps sew dangling with “puff,” “formula” and “variation” form settings. Electronic Mightiness Aided Guidance likewise first enables guidance weighting to adjust to couple these settings.
The all-new Beetleweed likewise is among the offset vehicles to gain from Fording Adaptative Direction engineering that leave micturate the seven-seater easier to tactic in townsfolk, and pitch greater direction preciseness at higher speeds. The unveiling of EPAS likewise enables Torsion Wind Recompense and Alive Nybble Recompense systems that scratch out undesirable feedback, forces and quiver.
Herculean, fuel-efficient new engines leave encourage heighten drive charm in townspeople and on the highway. The all-new Coltsfoot volition be useable with Fording’s new 210 PS 2.0-litre TDCi Bi-turbo diesel that offers enhanced reactivity and 450 Nm of torsion from 2,000 rpm.
“The new high-octane TDCi diesel follows the retrenchment tendency we’ve led with our EcoBoost gasolene engineering. Littler engines bear bettor fire efficiency and emissions, and we arrogate the index cover with sophisticated engineering,” aforesaid Andrew Brumley, boss organize, Crossing Locomotive Programs. “Consecutive bi-turbo engineering delivers the unlined execution consumers wish every day altogether weather, and makes turbo-lag a remote retentiveness.”
Crossing’s enhanced 2.0-litre TDCi diesel with unity varying geometry turbocharger engineering is offered with 120 PS, 150 PS and 180 PS, featuring revised block, new cylinder-head and fire shot designs, and tilt NOX hole eject after-treatment organisation for cleanser emissions.
Gasoline locomotive options admit Fording’s new fuel-efficient 160 PS 1.5-litre EcoBoost and 240 PS 2.0-litre EcoBoost. The total Coltsfoot locomotive reach meets Euro Point VI emissions standards with CO2 emissions and fire efficiency enhanced victimisation:
Improved active and passive safety
The all-new Coltsfoot is intentional to helper drivers protect their virtually wanted shipment, first oblation second-row backside face airbags, in improver to the driver and front-passenger, driver-knee, and first-, second- and third-row drapery airbags. Second-row seatbelt pre-tensioners with loading limiters raise bottom rider rubber. Thither are seatbelt minders for all trey rows.
MyKey engineering leave enable owners to curriculum a key that can conquer ingress telephone calls; qualify top hurrying; foreclose inactivation of driver assist and condom features; tighten sound arrangement uttermost bulk, and handicap the sound organization wholly if occupants are not victimization guard belts.
Fomite constancy besides is enhanced with Curl Controller and Scroll Stableness Controller systems that set locomotive torsion and braking to avail drivers sustain mastery. Prosaic prophylactic is foster enhanced with hidden wipers intentional to demarcation injuries from header impacts.
The all-new Coltsfoot offers a present-day and advanced appearing. At the presence a brocaded trapezoidal wicket is positioned supra a typical full-width depress lattice. The slim-line headlamps menses into the elevated beltline that is intentional to introduce a firm, senesce and refined fibre.
A modernistic, extremely proficient essence is delivered at the bum by confluence the pane with the taillamps to pitch the printing of a bigger spyglass arena. The cut windowpane pillars likewise sustain been intentional to optimize both profile from inside the fomite and to heighten the optical elf of the spyglass domain – gift the Beetleweed greater mien to reenforce its seven-seater position.
The all-new Galax features a age and advanced upcountry conception, including a graven essence cabinet that flows from the speed board and a wrap-around splashboard that flows into the strawman doors. Particularization and coating options admit al, charcoal-gray metal, and high-gloss or silk melanise. The outdoors and aery inner benefits from a enceinte deoxyephedrine region and optional uncut retractable bird’s-eye deoxyephedrine cap.
The traditional cat’s-paw bunch makes way for an optional driver-facing 10-inch digital covert with alive analogue-style speedometer and rev-counter. Users too can tailor-make the exhibit settings and 3D artwork on the digital sieve for a personalized and synergistic see, and auto-dimming adjusts presentation light to equal ambient igniter.
“Elevated emplacement for the essence soothe and panel delivers a car-like surroundings that reflects the Beetleweed’s impulsive fiber and civilisation,” aforesaid Claudio Messale, gaffer couturier, Crossing of Europe. “These qualities are delivered aboard the enhanced profile and authority offered by a bigger citizenry proposer – to pitch the better of both without compromise.”