Frankfurt Live – Lancia Voyager S and 2014 Delta in attendance
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The Lancia Voyager S, which will be available throughout Europe from January 2014, was unveiled in Frankfurt today. The variant gets a new glossy black chrome plated radiator grille, 17″ glossy black alloy wheels and the ‘S’ emblem on the tailgate.
The interior is characterized by black leather and fabric with a grey stitching. The dashboard is finished in a black trim and the ‘S’ logo appears on the front seat backrests.
Based on the market, the Voyager S comes in three trim levels (Silver, Gold and Platinum) and two engine choices: a 2.8L 178hp diesel and a 3.6L 283hp V6 petrol, both paired to a 6-speed automatic transmission.
Standard equipment includes 17-inch alloy wheels, roof rails, front and rear seats, and gear knob upholstered in leather and steering wheel with audio controls.
The Voyager S on display is a diesel and is in a ‘Billet Silver’ livery.
Moving to the 2014MY Delta, the hatchback would be on sale from Jan 2014 featuring side skirts, body coloured bumpers, and dual chrome exhaust pipes. The interiors have received updates in the form of a glossy black central console, matte black for the steering wheel inserts and other console trims.
The mechanical carriage of the 2014 Delta has not been changed, including the same Bi-Fuel LPG version that displaces 1.4-liters, is turbocharged and produces 120hp/206Nm and reaches a top speed of 195kph.
More details can be found in the press release on page 2.