The Figo is a subcompact car manufactured by Ford India Private Limited in Chennai, India. Assembled upon the Mark V European Ford Fiesta hatchback, the Figo, is sold in various developing countries. GALLANT, BAFFLING and a HEAD TURNER, the Figo hit the Indian roads on March 2010. Energetic in style, smart with options, like Bluetooth, and best-in-class Drive and Control, mark it as a prudent choice for one’s daily struggle with the street.
There are eight different models of Figo. Out of which four are of petrol and four diesel variants. The different models are TITANIUM, ZXI, EXI, and LXI in both petrol and diesel variant.
The Ford Figo is colored in Colorado Red, Moondust Silver, Diamond White, Panther Black, Sea Grey, Bright Yellow, Kinetic Blue, Chill Metallic. Front Chrome Grille and Fender improve to the appearance whereas wide-eye resembling headlamps and lustrous new tail lamps provide the car a belligerently trendy and graceful posture. To provide aerodynamic stability at high speeds this car has rear wing spoiler kit which also adds to its look. Alloy wheels of very lightweight delivers driving comfort to maximum further enhancing the outer style. To give the car a more sporty and rugged look roof rails are affixed.
It boasts of 284litre boot space and yet to gain more space the rear seat can be bend flat. The air conditioning keeps the inside cool and fresh with an extra-large compressor. By pairing a Bluetooth mobile with the audio unit and one can begin a chat while on the move. Cup holders in front center console are provided in all the models except for in the 1.4 Duratorq Diesel Titanium where it is at the floor console. The exceptional internal feature one can view is steering mounted controls, which helps in controlling music without having to take the hands away from the steering wheel.
ENGINE & MILEAGE
The Ford Figo has finely engineered steering for improved controlling sense and the ride is relaxed with no compromise on body roll and handling along with the steering. The optimized suspension assists for comfortable ride. Individually the engines, in both forms, cover the BS-IV (Bharat Stage – IV) emission standards. The mileage offered by petrol variant is around 12.5 k/m/p/l in the city whereas it offers around 15.5 k/m/p/l on the highway. Moreover, 16 k/m/p/l is delivered by the diesel variant around in the city and 19 k/m/p/l mileage while on the highway. The top speed of both the versions is 150kmph. 1.2 Duratec Petrol engine with 71 PS @ 6250 RPM power and 102 NM @4000 RPM torque are the features of petrol variants, all four. Whereas all the other 4 models of diesel are run by 1.4 Duratorq Diesel engine with 69 PS @ 4000 RPM power and160 NM @ 2000 RPM torque.
Ford Figo can be bought with a minimum of Rs. 3,88,000/- to a maximum of Rs. 6,00,000/-. One may check out the prices of the various models through the internet. Quite at times Ford Figo Price in Chennai may differ from other metropolitan cities of India.
No journey looks as if extreme when someone drives in the Ford Figo.