Beijing Live – Ford Escort [Video and Gallery updated]

Posted on: Apr 21, 2014 - 1:49pm IST

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Ford China unveiled the Ford Escort production-version at the ongoing Beijing Auto Show.

Ford Escort at Auto China 2014

The car has been designed in Australia and it will be manufactured in China by Changan Ford. It will positioned between the Focus and the Mondeo when its hits the market this year.

Ford Escort front three quarters at Auto China 2014

The production-version is very similar to the concept Ford Escort that made its debut last year at the Auto Shanghai.

Ford Escort side at Auto China 2014

The Escort gets the trademark hexagonal grille and the same projector headlamps as the concept. The grille and headlamp combination is quite similar to the Ford Fiesta/Focus/Fusion models.

Ford Escort rear at Auto China 2014

Powering the Escort is a 1.5-liter 4-cylinder Ti-VCT petrol engine that makes 112 hp and 140 Nm of torque.

On the inside are six airbags and an innovation that Ford calls as the Device Dock. “A new way to store, mount and charge devices like mobile phones, MP3 players and satellite navigation systems, the Device Dock integrates them seamlessly into the in-car entertainment system,” says Ford.

Ford Escort – 2014 Beijing Auto Show – Image Gallery

 

Ford Escort – 2014 Beijing Auto Show – Image Gallery

Ford Escort – 2014 Beijing Auto Show – Press Release

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2 thoughts on “Beijing Live – Ford Escort [Video and Gallery updated]

  1. sandeep says:

    Yes Ford should bring the Escort to India the Fiesta was overpriced and Ford also should launch the Focus Sedan here even despite the segment is in difficult situation but you don’t only has to look for now but also for future if we look i see nothing beside Ecosport from Fords global one policy Ford please bring us some good cars like Mondeo, Kuga, Focus Sedan, B-Max, Mustang,Tourneo Connect , and discontinue the Ford Classic India deserve much more good cars!

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  2. jijith says:

    Ford please bring this car to India,Indians are fed up of budget cars,even the ecosport is in reality a budget car,we really needs some premium car from Ford and the escort seems the best bet of Ford since its been here till 90s

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