New Ford Figo hatchback spied in an Orange color – Spied

Posted on: Feb 13, 2015 - 4:18pm IST

Update – The new Figo was caught on test yet again on the Ahmedabad-Sanand highway, close to Ford India’s new manufacturing facility by a Team BHP member. The hatchback is seen in an Orange shade.

New Ford Figo – Spyshot Gallery

Likely to be powered by 1.5L diesel and 1.0L petrol engines. 

The new Ford Figo (what is sold in Brazil as the new Ford Ka) was spotted on test in Udaipur by an Indian Autos Blog reader. The new Figo, along with a compact sedan based on it, will bolster Ford India’s entry-level products, and would replace the Figo and Classic respectively.

New Ford Figo side spied India
Prior to the launch of the new Figo, Ford India is expected to roll out the compact sedan.

Based on a re-engineered version of the old Fiesta’s platform, the new Figo will be offered with a petrol and diesel engine. The former is expected to be a 1.0-liter three-cylinder unit, and the latter will be the 1.5-liter four-cylinder diesel engine which is available on the Fiesta and EcoSport.

New Ford Figo front end spied India
Both, the hatch and compact sedan will be made at the Gujarat plant.

The new Figo twins will be made at Ford India’s new facility in Sanand, Gujarat. According to reports, the compact sedan will launch first, and the hatchback would follow by September this year.

Also read: Ford India launches Vehicle Personalization Center in Chennai

New Ford Figo grille spied india
The Figo is already sold in Brazil as the new Ka.

Top-end variants of the new Figo are expected with alloy wheels, electrically-adjustable wing mirrors, power windows, dual front airbags, ABS and even a mobile-docking station.

Competitors: Hyundai Grand i10, Maruti Celerio, Chevrolet Beat, Honda Brio, Tata Kite
Expected price: 3.5-5.5 lakhs
Expected launch date: September 2015 in India

2015 Ford Ka/Ford Figo – Image Gallery

[Spyshots from TeamBHP]

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2 thoughts on “New Ford Figo hatchback spied in an Orange color – Spied

  1. HARSHA says:

    Why not Swift in the Competitors list ? New Figo should attract prospective buyers of Swift and also Elite which will be above it.

    Reply
    1. Hello Harsha, the price positioning of the Figo is just below the Swift, so we didn’t bring that into the competitors list.

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