The all new Ford Figo is better than ever. With its spacious interior and stylish design, the Figo gives you the freedom to go wherever your heart desires. The Ford Figo price starts from R 148 900. Whether you choose Diamond White or a bolder Paprika Red you can turn heads on the city streets by finding a Ford Figo. From its awesome safety and security features to its good looks, there are plenty of reasons why this vehicle is popular. Sell your old vehicle and find a Ford Figo for sale on Auto Mart.
Getting its name from the Italian word for ‘cool’, the first Ford Figo was released in India during 2010. Comparable to the mark 5 Fiesta it was based on the same platform as the Ford Fiesta. More than 25, 000 vehicles were sold in India during the months after its release. The first models hit the South African streets at the start of January 2013.
Safety and Security in the new Ford Figo
Whether you are a single professional or you need transportation for your family, safety is a vital consideration when you are choosing a car. When it comes to safety, the new Ford Figo has all the necessary equipment to ensure that you feel protected on the road. Both active and passive safety equipment help to keep the vehicle’s occupants safe. ABS with Electronic Brake-force Distribution and front ventilated discs come standard with all three models. Other standard safety features include dual airbags, a hazard deceleration alert function and a centre high-mounted rear brake light.
With the high rate of vehicle theft in South Africa you will also need to consider security features before you decide which vehicle to buy. An advantage of finding a Ford Figo for sale is that all three models are fitted with an engine immobiliser and Passive Ant-Theft System. Central locking and a self-locking mechanism on pull off are other standard security measures. When compared to its competitors, the Figo offers more safety features.
Power and Performance
When it comes to power and performance, the Figo offers a great ride. The 1.4 Ambiente and Trend accelerate from 0 – 100 kph in 13.1 seconds with a top speed of 169 kph while the 1.4 TDCi Ambiente accelerates in 15.8 seconds with a top speed of 163 kph. The 1.4 Ambiente and Trend models both have a fuel economy of 6.6 l/100 km with CO2 emissions of 144 g/km while the TDCI Ambiente has a fuel economy of 5.1 l/100km with CO2 emissions of 139 g/km.
The 1.4 models deliver 62 kW @ 6000 rpm with a peak torque of 127 Nm at 4000 rpm and the 1.4 TDCi model produces a maximum power of 51 kW at 4000 with a torque of 160 Nm at 2000 rpm. The Figo has a manual 5-speed transmission. With power steering it is easy to navigate through the city streets.
For an overview of all three models take a look at this handy table:
|Figo 1.4 Ambiente||Figo 1.4 TDCi Ambiente||Figo 1.4 Trend|
|Performance: 0 – 100 kph (s)||13.1||15.8||13.1|
|Top speed (kph)||169||163||169|
|Fuel Economy (l/100km)||6.6||5.1||6.6|
|CO2 Emission Combined (g/km)||144||139||144|
|Transmission||Manual 5-speed||Manual 5-speed||Manual 5-speed|
|Power (kW @ rpm)||62 @ 6000||62 @ 6000||62 @ 6000|
|Torque (Nm @ rpm)||127 @ 4000||160 @ 2000||127 @ 4000|
The Interior of the Ford Figo
With its striking interior, the Ford Figo offers you a pleasant trip whether you are setting off on a long trip or running errands in the city. The attention to detail is evident in its design. Storage areas and door trims create a space where you can enjoy spending your time. The spacious interior features 1001mm of front head room and 1084mm of leg room.
The attractive design of the Ambiente models is enhanced by black cloth seats with a ‘Dynamic’ blue trim, while the Trend model has black seat covers with a ‘Cellular Blue’ trim. For additional comfort, the Trend model offers driver seat height adjustment and the passenger seats have map pockets in the Trend model.
Environmental control and a manual air-conditioner keep the cabin cool offering additional comfort to the vehicle’s occupants. For added convenience, all the information that the driver needs to know is clearly visible on the analogue instrument cluster. The driver can view the speedometer, tachometer and fuel gauge at a glance. The new Ford Figo also has a Lane change indicator and remote trunk release button.
Another reason to find a Ford Figo for sale is that the in-car entertainment system features a radio/cd player with MP3 compatibility. Other note-worthy features of this system include Bluetooth, an auxiliary connector, RDS and two speakers.
A Figo for sale on Auto Mart
If you are looking for a great deal find a Ford Figo on Auto Mart, here are a few options to get you started.
Figo 1.4 Ambiente
A Figo 1.4 Ambiente is available for sale. This 2013 model is priced at R 85 000. It has a manual transmission and a mileage of R 30000 km.
Ford Figo 1.4
This 2011 Figo has an attractive red exterior as well as alloy wheels. It has a mileage of 83 000 km and is priced at R 75 000.
Interested in buying a Ford Figo? Browse through Auto Mart’s collection of vehicles to find the ideal Ford Figo for sale today!