Ford IKON Diesel – heart transplant from the Fiesta

Ford recently launched its new mid-size car FORD IKON. The Ikon comes with a refereshed look with a diesel engine option. Ford claims to capture the mid-size car segment with this newly launched Ford Ikon Diesel.

During the launch, Ford India President Michael Boneham said. “The new Ford Ikon continues to be a leader in its segment and caters to customers with a combination of superior fuel efficiency and improved engine performance.”

Although the Ikon is a refreshed one it has the same Duratorq TDCi diesel engine of Ford Fiesta which gives produces 68ps of max power @ 4000rpm and 160 nm torque @ 2000 rpm.

From the design front, the new Ford Ikon received a lot of changes to the interior and exterior European styling. It has a refreshed slick hood design and a much better front bumper. It comes with a modern instrument cluster with new graphics, tachometer, LED needles and LCD odometer display.

Apart from the above, Ford Ikon comes with lot of new accessories like the side skirts, reversing parking sensor, remote boot release kit, sporty seat covers, neck rest and floor mats.

The price of the New Ford Ikon has been fixed at 5.19 lakh for the diesel version and Rs. 4.59 for the petrol one (ex-showroom Delhi.)

The new Ikon comes in a total of 7 color options – Morello, Diamond White, Panther Black, Moondust Silver, Paprika Red, Platinum and Brush Steel.




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