The hatchback Ford Fiesta of 2018 was first demonstrated to the general public on 29.11.2016 in Cologne (Germany). More than a popular B-segment car appeared in front of alarge audience of four variations – Vignale, Active, ST-line, Titanium. Inaddition to just four versions, the updated model interested the public withnew solutions in terms of exterior, tempting decoration of interior decoration with limitless personalization capabilities, modern electronic equipment, arich set of compact, economical powertrains.
EXTERIOR AND INTERIOR DESIGN
Profile hatchback glow with passion and dynamics. The silhouette of the car has almost perfectstreamlining – the hood line smoothly passes into the roof dome, gentlydropping as it approaches the stern. The sides of the hatchback are decoratedwith original ribs, and the window line from the front pillars rushes sharplyupwards. Quite large wheel arches are prepared for placing wheels up to 18inches. The drawing of the disks is selected so that even in static it createsa movement effect. The Ford Fiesta 2018 meets a lot of innovations that haveaffected almost all aspects of interior decoration. The most large-scalechanges occurred in the configuration of the front panel, which got rid of halfof the buttons and switches. The multimedia display now rises above the centerconsole, and is not built into it as before. Depending on the configuration,the screen has a diagonal of 6.5 or 8 inches. The advanced multimedia systemSync 3 available for the model significantly exceeds the previous versions inperformance. It supports Apple CarPlay and Android Auto interfaces for easyintegration of smartphones, understands voice commands, has built-innavigation. Also, the third generation Ford Sync complex has the AppLinksoftware, adapted to work with useful applications such as Glympse (sending thecurrent vehicle coordinates to any addressee from the phone’s contact list),AccuWeather (receiving weather data), MyBoxMan (delivery service), and others.
The car hasreceived more modern and technological design of the salon, and also boastshigh quality finishing materials. Hatchback received a completely changedinstrument panel, which received an informative on-board computer with a colordisplay. Also, the central console, which is decorated with a wide touch-screenentertainment system, was changed. Its diagonal is 4.2; 6.5 or 8 inches,depending on the level of equipment of the car. In addition, the form of thesteering wheel and the microclimate control unit in the car interior has beenslightly modified. Manufacturers argue that they paid much attention to noiseinsulation in the cabin, thereby making the trip on the car even more pleasantand comfortable.
On sale, therewill still be a diesel engine, a volume of 1.5 liters with 3 cylinders. Thetechnical characteristics of the Ford Fiesta in 2018 with this engine are noless attractive than those of other engines. Its power is 75 hp. and it comeswith an automated transmission at 6 steps. In addition to the diesel engine,you can choose between 3 petrol. These are turbo engines created using EcoBoosttechnology. All of them have a volume of 1 liter. The most powerful literengine has a capacity of 123 hp. The remaining options for 80 and 100 hp. Theyare fastened to a mechanic for 5 speeds. In a large stream of cars, everydriver will be able to start at a high speed, but after passing a hundredkilometers per hour, you will feel that Ford’s heart starts to work in a load.Sometimes, of course, it is worth doing such races, but this should not beoverdone. Among the important functions that are installed and available to thedriver are: modern ABS system; the immobilizer; Indicator for notifying thedriver of tire pressure; airbags fitted with a two-stage deployment system;option MyKey to set various restrictions.
COMPONENTS AND PRICES
The officialpremiere of the new Ford Fiesta 2017 took place late in the evening on November29, 2016 at a special event “Go Further” in Cologne, Germany. Salesof the new Ford Fiesta 2018 in Europe started in the spring of this year, theprice of the new Ford will be from 14,000 euros according to preliminaryinformation. It is worth noting that the new generation of the Fiesta modelfrom Ford is proudly named the manufacturer the most advanced compact car inthe world, and will receive a very solid set of modern equipment and excellenttechnical stuffing. For the new Ford Fiesta, gasoline turbochargedthree-cylinder EcoBoost engines are available, equipped with a deactivationsystem for one cylinder at low loads, turbodiesel, 5-6 speed manual andautomatic transmissions, a SYNC 3 entertainment complex with an 8-inch colortouchscreen, premium B & O speaker system Play Sound System.
Behind the shoulders of the model is aforty-year history. Since 1972, over 18,000,000 of these models have been soldworldwide. Despite such a serious indicator, in our time Fiesta is very popularand is not going to slow down, steadily gaining a leading position in theratings of the most sold subcompact cars of the European market. For example,in 2015, Fiesta’s owners are 314 000 people in the Old World.