Auto Expo Live – Ford Fiesta facelift makes Indian debut

Posted on: Feb 5, 2014 - 11:56am IST

The Ford Fiesta facelift is marking its official debut in India today featuring new looks. The car is updated with the trapezoidal grille (Aston Martin inspired design touch), laser-cut new headlamps and a different bonnet. At the back, the car gets new taillamps, decklid and bumper fascia with a chrome accent.

Ford Fiesta Facelift at Auto Expo 2014 front quarter

The interior features a high-gloss finish for the upper instrument panel that flows into the lower center console, and a two-tone scheme for the instrument panel. The seat fabrics and designs are new, and satin-chrome detailing finish is provided along with Ice Blue lighting on the dials, switches and displays.

Ford SYNC with AppLink is provided on the 2014 model for smartphone-based infotainment as well.

Ford has not made any comment on the engines and transmissions, which are likely to carry over from the current car. The company has not yet disclosed the price or the tentative launch date yet, only saying that the car will launch later this year.

More information is in the press release below.

Ford Fiesta Facelift Image Gallery

Ford Fiesta Facelift Press Release

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6 thoughts on “Auto Expo Live – Ford Fiesta facelift makes Indian debut

  1. Carguy says:

    Fiesta is one among the top 10 best selling cars in the world and also happens to be the best driver’s car in the supermini class. It certainly deserves to sell more in India.

  2. Shreyas says:

    They would have changed the tail light design too! front looks like the new Figo Concept KA that they showcased, so the future fords will have the same face for a car which cost 4 – 5 lakhs and the car that cost 10+ lakhs, this is the same mistake VW did…..with polo,vento, jetta, passat same face. guess ford is going the same path!

  3. Gaurav says:

    Don’t understand why the current generation fiesta turned out to be soo dud in India though it did fine overseas. Secondly when this facelift was lauched over a year ago in Uk why is it taking too long in India. Anyway, hope the facelift helps fiesta gain some momentum.

    1. Ganesh says:

      Pricing, Pricing, Pricing and everyone know that on day 1!!

    2. Aravind says:

      People in India who are spending 10 lakh for a car demands decent space. And curr gen fiesta is not spacious at all. It does not even have the space of i20.

    3. Tushar says:

      Fiesta can only accommodate 4 people. Even the older fiesta has better width and space at back seat. When I was looking for new car I checked the Fiesta found it too cramped at backseat, then checked older fiesta (Classic) found it lot specious. So went for Fiesta Classic (Older) over new one.


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