Ford Freestyle at Rs 5.09L onwards
CALLING IT India’s first Compact Utility Vehicle (CUV), Ford India have priced the new crossover at an introductory price of Rs 5.09 lakh for the petrol and between Rs 6.09 lakh to Rs 7.89 lakh for the diesel variants. The CUV is available in four variants with two fuel options and six new colours. The petrol is powered by Ford’s latest 1.2-litre 3-cylinder, Dragon unit which belts out 96bhp of power and 120Nm of torque. The diesel model is Ford’s 1.5-litre, 4-cylinder, TDCi motor which churns out 100bhp of power and 215Nm of torque. The engines on both the petrol and diesel models are mated to an all-new Getrag-sourced fivespeed manual gearbox.
Gaurav Gill, FIA asia pacific rally champion and Anurag Mehrotra, president and MD, Ford India at the Freestyle launch