From the Beginning till date, Figo has been the favorite car for all those who want a complete package of power and style. Figo fulfills their dream of owning such a car with its aerodynamic sporty style and economy. Some of its features in exteriors are given here:
Figo's interiors are very much like its elder sibling fiesta Classic but still they look fresh. The rear seats have good cushions, while the front seats are comfortable for driving posture. Few features are given here:
Figo comes with Optional ABS and Airbags, though other safety features are standard. Figo's body is made up high strength steel to keep the American safety measures alive. Few features are mentioned here:
Ford comes again after six years with its totally revamped Figo model to take some share in the small hatchback segment market. The all new model looks totally renovated from the design and has a good amount of modern style. The American car manufacturer tries to re-shape the Figo and wants to stick the customer as long as possible.
The Ford Figo front face is pretty much similar to its elder sibling Ford Aspire sedan, And the very same 4-slat chrome grille and those previously seen up front bumpers. Both these cars are lovable for their bold stand and still imprint their impression of adorable city cars. The rear end of car doesn't look similar to that of front aggressiveness. Overall, the design struck the viewer and demands a glance for its sharp front and shoulder lines and totally re-designed neat look. Although, Alloy wheels are not going with the flow but there is no panic in the available set.
As in front of its rival, Hyundai Grand i10 and Maruti Suzuki Swift, the Ford Figo is comparatively lengthy, and same goes for inside too. Talking about the seats and upholstery, they are decent and pleasure giving while seated on them. Even the room for the knee at the back part is spacious and one cannot find any trouble seating for long hours. The shoulder and leg room are little compressed due to its large transmission tunnel in the rear side. Even though at the rear cabin, there is a spacious room for everyone, the boot size has paid for this extra space. This model of Figo has a lesser size of which previously launched 2015 Figo. The dashboard can be matched to the Ford Aspire and silver gray upholstery is much better than its elder sibling. The color scheme is light in the cabin which makes the cabin feel airy. The instrumentation panel is filled with great details and is very informative.
Engine and Power specifications:-
The Ford Figo comes in 3 engine options basically 1.2-liter petrol making 88bhp and 112Nm of torque and is engaged with five-speed manual transmission gearbox. A bigger 1.5-liter petrol version is a six-speed dual clutch transmission with 112bhp and 136Nm of torque. And finally, there is a diesel version, which occupies 1.5-liter diesel engine, giving out 100bhp of power and 215Nm of torque. Talking about the diesel version, it feels like busy on its own, and the torque is sufficient to feed the car on any given road. Even in the middle of power outcome, the engine gives a nice throw but the noise coming out is a bit weird and not so fine with the given quality specs of the car. The gearing transmission is well and refined for city driving conditions.
Ride and Handling:-
The driver seat adjustable feature has made the riding more comfortable and the clutch has offered a very soft touch to the riding while the buttons for ORVM and boot lid make some annoyance to the driver. The suspensions are set little stiffer but to the surprise, the Ford Figo manages the conditions of Indian roads very well. While talking about the handling, Figo can easily take all the challenges it is offered with ease and all the steering and brake system is well set up with utmost care.
Ford Figo has to offer 11 variant in both petrol and diesel versions.
Starting from Petrol versions:
1. Ford New Figo Base 1.2 Ti-VCT
2. Ford New Figo Ambiente 1.2 Ti-VCT
3. Ford New Figo Trend 1.2 Ti-VCT
4. Ford New Figo Titanium 1.2 Ti-VCT
5. Ford New Figo Titanium Plus 1.2 Ti-VCT
Now some eyes on the diesel versions:
6. Ford New Figo Base 1.5 TDCi
7. Ford New Figo Ambiente 1.5 TDCi
8. Ford New Figo Trend 1.5 TDCi
9. Ford New Figo Titanium 1.5 TDCi
10. Ford New Figo Titanium 1.5 Ti-VCT AT
11. Ford New Figo Titanium Plus 1.5 TDCi
Ford Figo has achieved what its predecessor has offered to the Indian masses. While the car doesn't deliver flaws in any of the features or handling part. The car is also budget friendly and would easily fill the desires of moderate buyers. There is some issue with shoulder room in the rear for passengers still one can rely upon that he owns a better machine available in the market.