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2019 Ford Figo Facelift Expected Price, Launch & Other Details

New Ford Figo 2019 Features

The new Ford Figo 2019 facelift will receive new Dragon series engines.

The new Ford Figo 2019 facelift will be the next big launch from the American carmaker in India. Recently, the production-ready version of the hatchback caught on camera during its test rounds. The new Ford Figo 2019 facelift was previewed as new Ford Ka+ for the European market earlier this year. Just to jog your memory, the new-generation Figo hatchback was launched in September 2015, followed by its cross-hatch version Figo Freestyle in April 2018.

The 2019 Ford Figo facelift will receive subtle design and feature updates including new headlamps, new Freestyle-inspired grille with chrome surround, revised dashboard, a 6.5-inch touchscreen and Ford’s SYNC 3 infotainment system with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto and rain sensing wipers. Major change will be made under the skin. The new Ford Figo 2019 will come with two new petrol (95bhp, 1.2-litre and 1.5-litre 3-cylinder Dragon series) and a diesel (1.5-litre TDCi) engine options along with start/stop technology. Transmission choices will include a newly developed 5-speed manual gearbox and a new automatic gearbox. Read – New Ford Figo CNG Variant In The Works

New Ford Figo 2018 India

New Ford Figo 2019 Features

– Larger automatic headlights with DRLs
– New front grille with chrome surround
– Fog lamps with C-shaped chrome detailing
– Restyled bumper
– Revised dashboard
– 6.5-inch touchscreen
– Ford’s Sync3 infotainment system
– Apple CarPlay and Android Auto
– Rain sensing wipers
– Ford’s quickclear heated windscreen
– Heated front seats
– Rear parking sensors
– Automatic temperature control
– Remote central locking
– Hill start assist
– Speed limiter
– Ford easy fuel
– Six airbags
– Electronic stability control
– Tyre pressure monitoring system
– Ford MyKey technology Check Out – Upcoming Ford Cars In India

New Ford Figo 2019 Launch Date

It’s been close to three years now the Figo received a generation change in India. Earlier this year, the American carmaker revealed the updated version of the hatchback (Ford Ka+) for the European market. While the official launch details are yet to be announced by the carmaker, the hatchback is reported to hit showrooms in early 2019. We will update the exact launch date as the company announces it. Stay tuned. Read – Ford Kuga SUV Might Come To India

2018 Ford Figo Facelift Revealed Design

New Ford Figo 2019 Price

MinimumRs 6 lakh
MaximumRs 8.50 lakh

As mentioned above, the updated version of the new Figo hatchback will witness minor design changes along with a pack of new features. Ditching the existing 1.2L and 1.5L engines, the facelifted model will get new, more powerful Dragon series engines. All these upgrades will make the facelifted version slightly more expensive than the current one. While the existing model is available in the price range of Rs 5.61 lakh – Rs 8.25 lakh, the new Ford Figo 2019 price in India is expected fall in the range of Rs 6 lakh – Rs 8.50 lakh (ex-showroom). Read – New Ford Endeavour Revealed In New Pictures 

New Ford Figo 2019 Exterior

The latest spy pictures show that 2019 Ford Figo will feature a black element at the end of tailgate with ‘Blu’ badging. The facelifted version of the hatchback will see subtle design and styling upgrades. Face of the hatchback will be revised with a new large honeycomb patter grille with chrome surround, larger swept-back headlamps and revised bumper with black element and a wide airdam. Read – New Ford Premium Hatchback Under Development 

Unlike Freestyle cross-hatch, the new Figo facelift could receive newly developed daytime running lights (DRLs) and fog lamps with a distinctive C-shaped chrome details. The side profile will be largely identical to the existing model, except for new wheel arch cladding and newly designed twin-spoke black alloy wheels. At the back, the 2019 Ford Figo will sport revised taillight and updated bumper.

New Ford Figo 2018 Specifications

Dimensions

DimensionsFigo
Length3,886mm
Width1,695mm
Height1,525mm
Wheelbase2,491mm
Ground Clearance174mm
Turning Radius4.9m
Boot Space257-litre
Fuel Tank CapacityPetrol – 42-litres | Diesel – 40-litres

The European-spec Figo (Ka+) is longer and wider than the previous model, while the height remains unchanged. The updated model measures 3,941mm in length, 1,704mm in width and 1,524mm in height. However, the India-spec version is likely to carry the contours from the pre-facelift version. That said, the hatchback will be 3,886mm long, 1,695mm wide and 1.525mm tall. The 2,491mm long wheelbase on the other hand will ostensibly be retained. Just so you know, the current model comes with a luggage storage capacity of 257-litres and has a turning radius of 4.9m. Read – Ford Territory SUV Will Be A Jeep Compass Rival In Emerging Markets

New Ford Figo 2019 Interior

Similar to the exterior, the cabin of the new Ford Figo 2019 will receive minor changes. Major update, however, will come in the form of a 6.5-inch SYNC3 touchscreen infotainment system, which we have already seen on the updated EcoSport. This infotainment system is compatible to Apple CarPlay and Android Auto connectivity. Furthermore, the Ford Figo 2019 facelift will come equipped with an updated centre console and a range of new features. It will also get a new floating display for infotainment unit. The hatchback will also receive new seat upholstery, new interior scheme, heated front seats, rear parking sensors, electronic automatic temperature control, power front windows and door mirrors. Check Out – India’s Top 5 Best Modified Ford EcoSport

2018 Ford Figo Facelift Revealed

New Ford Figo 2019 Specifications

EnginePowerTorque
1.2L Dragon Petrol95bhp115Nm
1.5L Dragon Petrol AT121.3bhp150Nm
1.5L TDCi Diesel99bhp215Nm

Comprehensive updates will be made under the skin. The 2019 Ford Figo facelift will house a new 1.2-litre, three-cylinder Dragon engine that also does duty in the updated Aspire sedan. This naturally aspirated, all-aluminium motor delivers a class-leading power of 95bhp and a maximum torque of 115Nm. With these figures, it will become more powerful than the Honda’s 1.2-litre i-VTEC engine that’s good for 90bhp. Power will be deliver to the front wheel will be an all-new five-speed manual gearbox.

On the other hand, the new Figo will also share its 1.5-litre 3-cylinder Dragon petrol engine with the updated EcoSport. The gasoline unit returns a claimed power of 121bhp against a peak torque of 150Nm. Though, the hatchback will continue to use the same 1.5-litre TDCi diesel powertrain that does duty in the current model. The oil burner develops a maximum power of 99bhp at 3,750rpm and 215Nm torque between 1,750 to 3000rpm. The carline will continue to come with a five-speed manual and a 6-speed dual clutch gearbox. Ford might also introduce a CNG variant of the hatchback featuring a 1.2L petrol with a 5-speed manual gearbox. Read About: 2018 Ford EcoSport Signature Edition 

2018 Ford Figo Facelift Revealed Interior

New Ford Figo 2019 Mileage

VariantsMileage
1.2L Petrol MT19kmpl
1.5L Diesel MT26kmpl
1.5L Petrol AT17kmpl

Engine lineup Figo facelift will include two new petrol engines – a 1.2-litre 3-cylinder and a 1.5-litre 3-cylinder unit. While the petrol version is expected to deliver fuel economy around 19kmpl, the diesel model could return around 26kmpl. Read – New 2018 Ford Mustang Arrives in India

New Ford Figo 2019 Competition

In the hatchback segment, the 2019 Ford Figo facelift will lock horns against the new Maruti Swift, Hyundai Grand i10 and Honda Jazz.

New Ford Figo 2019 Safety

The new model will come equipped with several high-end safety and security features. Equipment such as dual front airbags, ABS (Anti-Lock Braking System) with EBD (Electronic BrakeForce Distribution), brake assist, seatbelt reminder, rear parking sensors and engine immobilizer will be standard on the carline. The top-end model will, additionally, get multiple airbags, ESP (Electronic Stability Programme), etc. Read – Ford EcoSport Storm Pictures & Details

New Ford Figo 2019 Suspension & Braking

The suspension mechanism of the Figo hatchback comprises of Independent McPherson strut with coil spring and anti-roll bar and semi-independent twist beam at the front and rear, respectively. For braking, the hatchback gets front disc and rear drum brakes along with ABS (Anti-Lock Braking System).

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Summary

The new model Ford Figo 2019 will be equipped with Ford's new SYNC 3 infotainment system with voice recognition. It will also be more feature loaded and fuel efficient than the current car.

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