One of the cars from the Ford lineup that was able to catch everyone’s attention is the Fiesta. When the current version was unveiled, everyone noticed that the US car manufacturer borrowed one detail that was like a trademark of another car manufacturer – the Fiesta had practically the same grille that Aston Martin uses for all their models in last ten years. Now, as the US manufacturer prepares to unveil the successor – the 2016 Ford Fiesta, the grille has remained the same, but there will be some small, but significant changes that will the all-new Fiesta bring.
2016 Ford Fiesta Exterior
The 2016 Ford Fiesta is a mid-cycle update, which basically means that Ford plans to include only smaller changes, while radical changes to the exterior and the interior can be expected with the next-generation Fiesta. This new model, features a grille in two tiers, newly redesigned front bumper, with integrated fog lights and brand new headlights (that come with integrated LED daytime running lights). The hatchback version of the 2016 Ford Fiesta will have more changes in the back than the sedan version, since it will get new bumper along with brand new taillights. The 2016 Ford Fiesta looks more aggressive and sporty than any Fiesta before and according to the reports, Ford is actively working on bringing the all-new Fiesta RS to customers.
Interior of 2016 Fiesta
When it comes to the interior of the 2016 Ford Fiesta, there are going to be practically no changes, since the interior of the current model was something that customers liked. This means that the new Fiesta is going to have the same three-spoke multifunctional steering wheel (this time it is going to be in black and silver version in all Fiesta versions), large touch screen display in the center of the dashboard and analog speedometer and tachometer are going to remain the same. The best thing about the all-new 2016 Ford Fiesta is that when you sit in it, you get the feeling like you were sitting in a more expensive car. The main reason for that is the great build quality and the high quality of the materials used for the cabin. Furthermore, Ford plans to offer premium sounds system even in the base version of the 2016 Ford Fiesta (as an option), while the higher trim levels will have this sound system by default.
Engine of new 2016 Ford Fiesta
The 2016 Ford Fiesta will come with lots of different engines that the customers will be able to choose from. The base engine is the 1.0l Duratec Ti-VCT (replaced the 1.25l) which produces 80 horsepower. Second engine is the 1.0l EcoBoost engine that produces up to 140 horsepower (depending on the version). The Fiesta RS version is going to have the most powerful 1.6l EcoBoost engine that produces 180 horsepower and it is going to be offered only with manual transmission, while the others will be available with both automatic and manual transmission.
Ford Fiesta 2016 Price
The price of the base 2016 Ford Fiesta is $14,000.
2016 Ford Fiesta Release date
The 2016 Ford Fiesta should go on sale in the summer of 2016.
More info on official Ford site.