2018 Ford Fiesta
American manufacturer prepares a complete redesign of its popular subcompact, which will come as 2018 Ford Fiesta. This iconic small car is present for over four decades, and through all these years we have seen plenty of variants of it. So far, there are six generations, and seventh is on its way. Newest version had its premiere last November, but we don’t expect it on the road until second half of this year. New model will come with plenty of changes. We will see improvements in pretty much every aspect. This will be the most refined Fiesta ever. We will see completely new styling, new interior, improved powertrain etc. Besides hatchback bodystyle, new 2018 Fiesta will come in crossover version too, according to rumors.
2018 Ford Fiesta redesign
Next generation of this subcompact is coming this year as 2018 Ford Fiesta. This model had its presentation last year in November. Although it will be a next-generation model, it won’t be completely new. It will ride on the same B Platform as current model. However, this platform will undergo some significant modifications. Pretty much every part of it will come improved. Besides new, much more attractive look, new model will come with changes in dimensions. New model will be larger and this will, along with better usage of space, provide much higher comfort inside. Also, company claims that new model will be more upscale. So, expect things like better-quality materials, more premium features etc. Also, big novelty about new model is that Fiesta name will from now include some other body styles. For now, we know that 2018 Ford Fiesta will come in some kind of crossover variant.
2018 Ford Fiesta engine
When it comes to powertrain, 2018 Ford Fiesta will probably come with same engines as current model. Base version comes with 1.6 liter EcoBoost, which is good for about 120 horsepower and 112 pound-feet of torque. Besides this one, optional 1.0 liter unit will also carry over. This engine comes with turbocharger and has max output of 123 horses and 125 pound-feet of torque. When it is about transmission, base model comes with either 5-speed manual or 6-speed automatic, while small 1.0 liter unit comes only with 6-speed manual. Also, performance models should come in near future.
2018 Ford Fiesta release date
For now, we know that 2018 Ford Fiesta will come somewhere in the second half of year. We should find out more precise date soon.