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What to look out for when buy­ing a 1.0-litre Mk7 Fi­esta.

EN­GINE 999cc, three-cylin­der, 12-valve Ecoboost, 10.0:1 com­pres­sion ra­tio, cast iron block, alu­minium cylin­der head, Ti-VCT (Twin In­de­pen­dent Vari­able Cam Tim­ing), Con­ti­nen­tal low-in­er­tia tur­bocharger, di­rect fuel in­jec­tion, Bosch MED17 en­gine man­age­ment

TRANS­MIS­SION Front-wheel drive, IB5 five-speed man­ual gear­box, 3.61:1 or 4.06:1 (140PS) fi­nal drive ra­tio, trac­tion con­trol sys­tem

SUS­PEN­SION MacPher­son strut front sus­pen­sion, 10mm low­ered coil springs, 22mm anti-roll bar; semi-in­de­pen­dent twist beam rear sus­pen­sion, 10mm low­ered coil springs (Zetec S mod­els); elec­tric pow­eras­sisted steer­ing

BRAKES 258mm vented discs (front), 200mm drums (rear), ABS, EBD, EBA

WHEELS & TYRES 6x15in al­loy wheels and 195/55x15 tyres (Zetec), 6.5x16in al­loys and 195/45x16 tyres (Zetec S) or 195/50x16 tyres (Ti­ta­nium), op­tional 7x17in al­loys and 205/40x17 tyres (in­cluded in Red/Black Edi­tions and ST-Line)

EX­TE­RIOR Three-door or five-door Fi­esta hatch­back with front fog lamps and heated front wind­screen, Zetec S and ST-Line with colour-coded deep front and rear bumpers, colour-coded tail­gate spoiler, side skirts and sports grilles, Ti­ta­nium with LED day­time run­ning lamps, power-fold­able mir­rors and rain-sens­ing wipers, Colour Edi­tions with rear pri­vacy glass and con­trast­ing roof and door mir­rors, Red/Black Edi­tions with con­trast­ing grille sur­rounds, mir­ror caps and roof

IN­TE­RIOR Air con­di­tion­ing, leather steer­ing wheel and hand­brake han­dle, trip com­puter, Zetec S with sports front seats and ped­als, Ti­ta­nium with cli­mate con­trol, cruise con­trol and DAB ra­dio, Ti­ta­nium X with part-leather heated sports front seats and Power Start but­ton, Colour Edi­tions with white stitch­ing, Red/Black Edi­tions with red stitch­ing

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