Ford Mondeo gets a 1.6 liter gasoline engine with 160 hp

Ford announces the introduction of a new petrol engine for the Mondeo Model. Mondeo recently got a facelift, receiving a 1.6-liter EcoBoost unit, which replaces the 2.0-liters and 145 hp at present.

To attract customers in the midsize segment, Ford Motor announced the introduction of a new Mondeo newly presented in the autumn at the Paris Salon.

The Class D receives a new unit under the hood EcoBoost, namely a 1.6-liter and 160 horsepower, which comes to replace the current 2.0 liter engine and 145 horsepower, available in Romania at 22,950 euros.

According to the official communique issued by the Ford Mondeo will help give the new engine uses an average gain of only 5.7 liters per 100 kilometers and an emission rate of 158 g / km. In these circumstances, the Mondeo wins Chapter 160 km range, compared with the old 2.0-liter engine.

Assisted by a manual six reports, a 1.6-liter model is able to propel from 0 to 100 km / h in 9.3 seconds, while ensuring a maximum speed of 215 km / h.

Gasoline engine is already available on the C-Max, and in the near future will be found and his older brothers, S-Max and Galaxy.

Ford Mondeo with a facelift

Ford presented the first official pictures of Ford Mondeo facelift model to be launched in the Motor Show world premiere in Moscow in August.

No big surprises in terms of aesthetics, Mondeo treading down traces of facelifturile S-MAX and Galaxy models launched and with the same aggressive line. Mondeo facelift comes with LED lights the day, with stops that appear to call bearing the same technology, with a new bumper and slightly altered lines from the current model.

As pre-facelift version, redesigned model will be available in three body styles (sedan or five-door station wagon 4). Interesting changes are taking place under the hood, where he made his debut Ecoboost new units developed by Ford. Talk of a diesel 2.2-liter diesel and a 200 hp 2.0-liter gasoline engine and 240 hp, the latter being available with Powershift transmission (double clutch manual), which allows lower emissions and consumption. For customers who do not want top performance or have a limited budget facelift Ford Mondeo will be available with a 2.0 petrol engine and 203 horsepower, but with a diesel 2.0-liter diesel and 163 bhp.

Facelift adds his Mondeo Ford commercial offer and a number of technological elements so far missing in environmental equipment segment representative mark. Thus, customers will switch to the new Ford Mondeo will order a warning system accidentally leaving tread package Auto High Beam Control, automatic headlamps phases change depending on the situation, active monitoring system or blind spot a back room.

Ford Mondeo facelift will be available in European markets since September.

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