The Ford Aspire 2018 model is now hurling in India sometime all through the celebratory season this year. Prices will drop in the range of INR 5.5 – 8.5 lakhs.
With the great competition in the compact car segment receiving passionate, Ford India is now looking to host an update for its contribution in this space. The Aspire solid car is due for its mid-life modernize this year. Current growths recommend that the sedan is going to take off in India sometime all through the festive season this year. The American automobile manufacturer lately announced the Freestyle cross-hatch in India, which basically comes with many striking features and specifications that we are going to see on the update for the Aspire sedan. In this post, we bring you the whole thing that you have to know about the Ford Aspire sedan.
Ford Aspire 2018 Facelift- Price in India
At present, the Ford Aspire 2018 sedan is on sale in a price range starts from Rs 5.30 lakh to Rs 7.90 lakh (ex-showroom). The facelift will price a little more. The price hike will be due to the extra features, an innovative engine, and a more state-of-the-art look. Securely expect charges of the updated compact car to begin at Rs 5.45 lakh. The top-rated model could charge as much as Rs 7.90 lakh.
Ford Aspire 2018 Facelift- Engine Specifications
The Aspire is now offered with three engine choices – 1.2-litre Petrol, 1.5-Litre Petrol, and 1.5-litre Diesel. However the 1.5-litre units will be accepted over to the facelift, the present 1.2-litre four-cylinder unit will be substituted by a new 1.2-litre, three-cylinder motor from Ford’s Dragon sequence of engines. The new engine will yield 82 BHP and 115 Nm. The larger petrol engine goes on to productivity 110 BHP and 146 Nm. The Diesel engine offers 99 BHP and 215 Nm. Even though all the 1.2-litre Petrol and the 1.5-litre Diesel engines come coupled to a 5-speed manual gearbox, the 1.5-litre petrol engine has a 6-speed Dual Clutch automatic transmission.
Ford Aspire 2018 Facelift- Mileage
As we just stated to you, the 1.5-litre Petrol and Diesel engines keep on unchanged in terms of specifications. Thus, although the mileage they will provide remains similar. The new 1.2-litre, three-cylinder engine, instead, is assured to offer a higher mileage than the present 1.2-litre motor. We expect the highest mileage of 21 KMPL from this engine. In contrast, the Figo’s current 1.2-litre engine productions just about 19 KMPL.
Ford Aspire 2018 Facelift- Features
The Aspire facelift will offer a mass of exciting features. We are supposing the addition of Ford’s outstanding SYNC 3 infotainment system that offers voice control, USB, AUX-in, Bluetooth connectivity, and telephony feature along with an 8-inch touchscreen interface. Apart from this, the infotainment unit also offers Apple CarPlay and Android Auto smartphone connectivity. Similar to the existing model, the coming facelift, upon its market launch, will continue to compete for the likes of Maruti Dzire, Hyundai Xcent, Honda Amaze, and Volkswagen Ameo.
- New front and bumper
- Stylish new design alloy wheels
- Turn indicators on ORVMs
- New front grille
- Projector headlamps
- LED DRLs
- SYNC 3 infotainment unit
- Black interior
- Rear AC vents
- Brushed aluminum inserts on dashboard and door trims
- Auto headlamp on/off
- Rain-sensing wipers
- Ford MyDock
- Ford MyKey
Ford Aspire 2018 Facelift- Safety Features
Ford has always been at the vanguard when it comes to offering safety equipment in its cars. The newest version of the Aspire will carry on with many great features such as dual front airbags, side, and curtain airbags, ABS with EBD along with ISOFIX child seat mounts. The compact car is also going to offer opposite parking sensors along with side and blind airbags.
- Dual Front Airbags
- Side and Curtain Airbags
- Anti-Lock Braking System
- Electronic Brake Force Distribution
- Reverse Parking Sensors
- Reverse Camera
- Speed Sensing Auto Door Locks
Ford Aspire 2018 Facelift- Exterior
The Ford Figo Aspire 2018 is expected to come with some major designing updates, particularly at its front-end. As we can understand from the weighty smokescreen, the car will have a modernized grille and a duo of new headlamps that is to be expected have a projector setup and DRLs. The car will also have a cutting-edge set of bumpers. The side profile will continue largely the similar but we are assured the facelift will offer a set of sophisticated innovative alloy wheels.
Ford Aspire 2018 Facelift- Interiors
The Aspire 2018 facelift is offered with several innovative features. First of all, the cabin will have an all-black color theme and the seats will get a fabric change. Other extra features will comprise the SYNC 3 infotainment system that will offer Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, Rear AC vents, auto headlamps, and shower sensing wipers.