This car could well turn out to be the car of the time. Ford India has recently introduced a new variant in the Classic series (old Fiesta). The range topper Titanium variant is available in both petrol and diesel options with an array of new features.
Well, what we are mainly talking is about the Ford Classic Titanium diesel model's record breaking fuel economy. Ford has claimed the 1.4 litre diesel engine boasts whopping 32.38 Kmpl on the cheaper fuel.
The American carmaker has been focusing on highly fuel efficient yet powerful engines in the recent times. Ford's global 1 litre ecoboost engine is a great example of the carmaker's proficiency in this.
Back to the Ford Classic Titanium, the petrol variant gets power from a 1.6 litre Duratec petrol motor that produces 101 PS of power and 146 Nm of torque. The petrol model, Ford has claimed, will return best in class fuel economy figure of figure of 21.27 kmpl.
Meanwhile, the highly frugal diesel engine generates 68 PS of power and 160 Nm of torque. While the Ford Classic Titanium variant comes with a price tag of Rs 6.9 lakhs, the front runner diesel variant costs Rs 7.9 lakhs (all prices ex-showroom, Delhi).
New features on the Ford Classic Titanium include stereo system equipped with bluetooth, speed sensing volume controls, drive-away locks, beige interior trim, new alloy wheel design, body-coloured ORVMs and black front grille. The Ford Classic Titanium is offered in 6 colors - Paprika Red, Panther Black, Diamond White, Chill Metallic, Moon Dust Silver and Sea Grey and with a 2 year / 100,000 km warranty.