New Ford Endeavour is now available within the price range of Rs 23.78 lakh – Rs 30.29 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi).
New Ford Endeavour 2016 is available with two diesel engine options – a 158bhp, 2.2-litre TDCi and a 197bhp, 3.2-litre TDCi, coupled with 4X2 and 4X4 drivetrain system.
Ford India has silently hiked prices of the new Endeavour by up to Rs 2.85 lakh. While the top-spec 2.2 Trend 4X4 MT variant saw the highest price hike, the 3.2 Trend 4X4 AT variant is now costlier by Rs 1.75 lakh. Interestingly, the company hasn’t raised price of the 2.2 Trend 4X2 AT model so that it still remains the most affordable 7-seater SUV in the league. In nut shell, the new Ford Endeavour 2016 is now available within the range of Rs 23.78 lakh – Rs 30.29 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi). As a reminder, the American carmaker had cut down the Endeavour’s prices in September last year.
The new generation Ford Endeavour was introduced in 6 variants spread across two trims – Trend & Titanium – priced between 23.64 lakh – Rs. 28.15 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi). With better off-road capabilities, two highly efficient engines and aggressive styling, the new Ford Endeavour 2016 competes against the Toyota Fortuner, Chevrolet Trailblazer, and Mitsubishi Pajero Sport. Similar to the old model, the new Ford Endeavour 2016 is being imported to India via CKD (completely knocked down) route from Thailand, and then assembled at Ford India’s Chennai plant.
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|Variant||Price, Ex-showroom Delhi|
|2.2L 4×2 AT Trend||Rs 23.78 lakh|
|2.2L 4×4 MT Trend||Rs 26.63 lakh|
|2.2L 4×2 AT Titanium||Rs 27.93 lakh|
|3.2L 4×4 AT Trend||Rs 27.68 lakh|
|3.2L 4×4 AT Titanium||Rs 30.89 lakh|
|Diesel Engine||2.2-litre, 4-cylinder TDCi|
|Max Power||158bhp @ 3,200rpm|
|Max Torque||385Nm @ 1,600rpm – 2,500rpm|
|Transmission||6-speed AT with 4X2 & 6-speed MT with 4X2 & 4X4|
|Diesel Engine||3.2-litre, 5-cylinder TDCi|
|Max Power||197bhp @ 3,000rpm|
|Max Torque||470Nm @ 1,750rpm – 2,500rpm|
|Transmission||6-speed AT with 4X4|
The Ford Endeavour new model’s engine lineup includes two diesel powertrains – a 2.2-litre 4-cylinder TDCi and a 3.2-litre, 5-cylinder TDCi. While the former is paired to a 6-speed manual gearbox with 4X2 drivetrain system, the latter one gets a 6-speed automatic transmission with 4X4 configuration. The 2.2-litre diesel motor delivers 158bhp at 3,200rpm and 385Nm of torque between 1,600rpm – 2,500rpm, and the 3.2-litre unit is good for 197bhp (at 3,000rpm) and 470Nm (1,750rpm – 2,500rpm).
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|2.2L (AT)||12.62 kmpl|
Available with two diesel engine options – a 2.2-litre 4-cylinder TDCi and a 3.2-litre, 5-cylinder TDCi – the new Endeavour returns a mileage around 10.91kmpl – 14.12kmpl respectively. Read – 2017 Ford EcoSport India Launch Soon
For 2016, the new Endeavour receives an all-new design, and looks more evolved and rugged than the previous model. Designed on Ford’s Edge design philosophy, the new-gen model features a trapezoidal chrome grille, swept-back projector headlights, LED daytime-running lights, revised fog lamps, aluminum scuff plate and a style studded bumper. On the contrary, the side profile makes bold and stronger appeal with its prominent wheel arches, slightly inclined roofline, raked windows and a complementing body structure.
The SUV comes fitted with 18-inch alloy wheels and 265/60 R18 tubeless tyres. A sunroof is restricted to the top-end variant of the SUV. The rear end, too, has been revised with new horizontal wraparound tail-lamps and large chrome bar with the license plate embossed. In terms of dimensions, the Ford Endeavour new model is 4,892mm long, 1,860mm wide and 1,837mm tall, and has a wheelbase of 2,850mm. Its ground clearance stands at 225mm that further improves its handling and on-and-off road capabilities. It has a fuel tank capacity of 80-litres. Check Out – 2017 Ford Mustang – Picture Gallery
On the inner end, its rough terrain abilities acquire next level with a new ladder frame chassis, an independent coil spring system on rear end, latest ‘Terrano Response’ AWD, adjustable traction control, and a bunch of hi-tech features. Though, the SUV retains the 7-seats layout with 8-way adjustable driver seat, power adjustable third row seats (50:50) and second row with sliding and reclining function. The SUV’s new model is also comes with the Terrain Management System with four adjustment settings – Snow/ Mud/ Grass, Sand and Rock – for engine torque, four-wheel drive system, traction control and other driving systems. Read – Ford Kuga SUV Might Come To India
The car also gets the Ford SYNC 3 system with voice control, 8-inch display screen and USB, Aux-in and Bluetooth connectivity. The SYNC 3 is an advanced voice-activated system that allows the driver to easily operate it via voice commands and automatically transfer your call to the car’s system. This system can also download apps of your choice into the system and update itself via your phone’s internet connection. This system also read text messages from apps including Whatsapp. The SYNC 3 also supports Android Auto and Apple Carplay with Siri Eyes-Free for easy call reception, music and maps.
Comfort and convenience features have been borrowed from F-150, a pickup truck. The list of highlighting features that take its appeal to next level include:
Comfort and Connectivity Features
• SYNC3 infotainment system with 8” display screen
• 8-way adjustable driver seat
• 10-speaker audio system
• Power adjustable third row seats
• Terrain management system (TMS) with pre-adjust settings
• Remote keyless entry and central locking
• One touch up/down with anti-pinch
• Rear parking sensors
• Leather upholstery and leather wrapped steering wheel and gear knob
New Ford Endeavour 2016 Safety Features
• Dual front airbags
• Driver knee, and side and curtain airbags (top-end model only)
• ABS with EBD
• Electronic stability program
• Traction control system
• Hill aaunch Assist and Hill descent control
• Ford MyKey and Emergency assistance
• Semi-auto parallel parking assist
• Engine immoblizer
• Front and rear parking sensors and rear-view camera
• Driver & passenger seat belt reminder
• Seatbelt pre-tensioner
• Tyre pressure monitoring system
• Terrain management system
Designed and engineered by Ford’s Australian team, the India-bound 2016 Endeavour model achieved 5-star safety rating in Australian NCAP (New Car Assessment Program) with a total score of 35.38 out of 37 points, including 15.98 points in frontal offset test and 16 points in the side impact test. While the pedestrian safety is evaluated as ‘acceptable’, the whiplash protection is rated as ‘good’. What help the SUV scoring 5-star safety rating are its advanced safety features such as front airbags, side curtain airbags, driver knee airbags, electronic stability control (EBC), emergency brake assist (EBA), anti-lock braking system (ABS) with electronic brake-force distribution (EBD) and seat belt reminders.
The SUV is available in 6 paint options – Golden Bronze, Panther Black, Sunset Red, Smoke Grey, Diamond White and Moondust Silver.
Front – Independent coil spring with anti-roll bar
Rear – Coil spring, Watts linkage type with anti-roll bar
Front – Disc
Rear – Disc
Front – 265/60 R18 alloy
Rear – 265/60 R18 alloy