When Ford launched the Ford Figo aspire in the sub 4 meter compact sedan segment. The segment has already got a load of well entrenched competitors. All said that Ford is late to the party but FORD says Party is yet not Over and it actually hasn’t with a package like this. It gets in very Good Driving Dynamics, It gets in Excellent Interiors, It has more amount of Torque and near about same amount of as the Honda Amaze .
Unlike the Hyundai Xcent which are known for their long list of features and High Quality Button or the Honda Amaze which brings the i-DTEC. Ford has concentrated more upon the Safety of the passengers. Ford aspire is the car with 6 Airbags in for the Top Titanium Plus Variant and 2 Airbags with ABS and EBD as standard in all the Variants. No compact sedan has ever offered 6 Airbags Ever. Ford Figo Aspire is the 5th compact sedan in our Indian Market. It is not just a prescription car but the SAFEST prescription car.
Ford Figo aspire Specifications :-
The dimension of the Ford Figo Aspire are 3,995 mm × 1,695 mm × 1,525 mm. Ford aspire specification are as follows. It has a huge boot space of 359-liters with a wheelbase of 2,491 mm which is ideal for maneuverability of the car in close city traffic. For comfort the car is fitted with Independent McPherson strut with coil spring in the front and Semi-independent twist beam with twin gas and oil filled shock absorbers in the rear. All the variants come with 14-inch Tyre’s which is slight a disadvantage.
|Ground Clearance||174 mm|
|Kerb Weight||995 kg – 1048 kg|
|Turning Radius||4.9 m (Petrol) & 4.9 m (Diesel)|
|Fuel Tank Capacity||42-liters (Petrol) 40-liters ( Diesel)|
|Seating Capacity||5 Passengers|
Ford Figo aspire Engine Variants :-
Figo aspire is the only car among all the sub 4 meter sedan cars in India which is available with 3-Different Engine options. A 1.2 liter Ti-VCT Petrol motor which is indeed very smooth and refined in city but you need to struggle between gears to get that instant power output on Highway. Another is the 1.5 Liter Turbo Diesel which has even more horses under the hood then the current gen Ford Ecosport and also is one of the most refined engine in the market. The 3rd one is latest to the family, A 1.5 Liter Petrol available only in the Titanium Variant.
|1.2 L TI-VCT Petrol Engine||86.76 bhp and 112 Nm|
|1.5 L TI-VCT Petrol Engine||110 bhp and 136 Nm|
|1.5 L TDCI Diesel Engine||98.96 bhp and 215 Nm|
|Transmission||5 speed manual for 1.2 petrol and 1.5 diesel and 6 speed automatic for 1.5 TiVCT petrol .|