Factors that make Ford Classic an interesting buy in India

Saturday 05 April 2014, 14:19 PM by

American carmaker Ford has been present in the Indian market for quite a long time. In recent time, the carmaker has gained a strong footing in the Indian market with good quality, efficiency and affordable cars for the Indian market. Ford Ecosport, the compact SUV from the company’s production line has been a huge hit in the local market. Ford Classic, though a good car from the American company, could not actually really kick off well in the Indian market. Some of the factors that make it a good competitor in the sedan segment are..

The Classic sedan from Ford is available in Petrol as well as Diesel variant. The petrol version is powered by 1.6 Liter engine that generates about 101 Ps of power with 146 Nm of torque. The diesel version is powered by 1.4 Liter engine that generates about 68 Ps of max power with 160 Nm of torque. Both the engines are mated to five speed manual transmission. As per ARAI tests, the Classic sedan delivers a fuel efficiency figures of about 14.09 Kmpl in petrol and 19.68 Kmpl in diesel version.

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Factors that make Ford Classic an interesting buy in India

The interior in the Ford Classic is fairly decent and comfortably accommodates up to five passengers. The higher end Titanium version gets a full beige theme interior that lends it a nice upmarket feel. The dashboard is adorned with Bluetooth enabled MP3 player with CD player and aux-in facility. On the exterior front, the Classic sedan gets fog lamps that are smartly integrated in the front bumpers. Tubeless tires on alloy wheels lend it a stylish feel along with enhanced safety. The exterior looks fairly decent and matured in the sedan segment.

Interested buyers of sedans from the Ford line are in for a treat, as prices for the Classic sedan has been slashed up to Rs. 1 Lakh. The price for Ford Classic starts from Rs 4.88 Lakhs (Ex showroom Delhi) for base petrol variant and the base model of diesel variant is priced at Rs. 6.18 Lakhs (Ex showroom Delhi).

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