Ford Figo Aspire hits Indian Road continuously 2 years, after the launch of Ford Figo Aspire in India many cars of the same segment has faced tough completion in Indian Market.
The concept of the compact sedan was first introduced by TATA with the launching of Indigo CS and it seems like Ford is no behind in the race of producing peoples’ car with the launching of ‘Aspire’ this year. The new Ford Aspire with its rakish looks and sharp styling has made a Ford big player in India & has set the new benchmark in this segment. The Aspire, a compact sedan version of Ford Figo, with its spacious interiors, good ride quality & steering response, tough build quality and fuel-efficient engines, is giving its new siblings such as new Suzuki Desire & Indigo CS, a tough competition. It comes with both petrol and Diesel engine along with the automatic five-speed transmission. Let’s have look at various variants and specs, the Aspire comes with and the price of Ford Figo Aspire in Delhi ex-showroom.
Ford Figo Aspire – Inside out
The first thing anyone will notice is, the Aspire has a stunning new face that has a clear connection with Aston Martin that makes it look best in the segment. Moreover, the Aspire is sold in various colours such as ruby red, sparkling gold, oxford white, smoke grey, deep impact blue, absolute black etc., to make the Aspire even more enticing. Boot capacity of Aspire is good enough to house four adult along with luggage and it luggage space is also provided separately. If the dynamic and bold exterior of Aspire will not convince you to buy one, the intelligent storage and luxurious interior will definitely make you drive one. The cabin is full of ingenious tech such as SYNC to keep you connect with your family, stylish music system & Hill Launch Assist. Here are the figures that project the outlook of Ford Aspire.
|Dimension and tech specs|
Ford Fifo Aspire Power
The Ford Aspire comes with both petrol and diesel engines with an automatic and manual transmission. The 1.5-litre TDCifuels the diesel variants produces 99bhp and 215Nm of torque to drive the front wheels. This is currently the most powerful engine in the compact sedan segment and also offers quite good fuel efficiency of 25.83kmpl. When it comes to the petrol engine, the most basic version of Aspire comes with 1.2-litre petrol unit makes 88bhp and 112Nm while the higher variant of the Aspire is equipped with the 1.5-liter petrol engine that churns out 110bhp and 145NM of torque. The automatic variant of petrol give 17kmpl and manual will drive you 18.15kmpl. As per the new announcement by Ford, the popular Eco sports engine will be introduced for the Aspire with 120bhp and 150NM of torque. The specifications of common diesel variant are mentioned here in the table.
|Engine and drive line|
|Engine displacement||1498 cc|
|Engine type||1.5-litre, in-line, 99bhp 8V TDCI Diesel Engine|
|No. of cylinders||4|
|Valves per cylinder||2|
|Acceleration ( 0-100)||11.6 sec|
|Gear box||5 speed|
|Steering||Rack & pinion steering|
Price of the Ford Figo Aspire
Sell and purchase of in Delhi or any other states on India varies as there are the different variant of ford aspire. The basic version of Aspire with 1196cc Petrol, Manual & 18.16 kmpl will cost you 5.49 Lakhs INR while the diesel variant with 1498cc, Manual, 25.83 kmpl will cost you 6.71 Lakhs INR in any Delhi showrooms. The Aspire is available in four trim levels – Ambient, Trend, Titanium and Titanium Plus. The prices of different variants are mentioned below.
- Trend 1.2 Ti-VCT (1196cc Petrol, Manual, 18.16 kmpl) – ₹ 5.99 Lakhs
- Titanium 1.2 Ti-VCT (1196cc Petrol, Manual, 18.16 kmpl) – ₹ 6.29 Lakhs
- Titanium 1.2 Ti-VCT Opt (1196cc Petrol, Manual, 18.16 kmpl) – ₹ 6.54 Lakhs
- Titanium 1.2 Ti-VCT Sports Edition (1196cc Petrol, Manual, 18.12 kmpl) – ₹ 6.64 Lakhs
- Titanium Plus 1.2 Ti-VCT (1196cc Petrol, Manual, 18.16 kmpl) – ₹ 7.01 Lakhs
- Trend 1.5 TDCi (1498cc Diesel, Manual, 25.83 kmpl) – ₹ 7.14 Lakhs
- 5 TDCi (1498cc Diesel, Manual, 25.83 kmpl) – ₹ 7.41 Lakhs
- Titanium 1.5 TDCi Opt (1498cc Diesel, Manual, 25.83 kmpl) – ₹ 7.65 Lakhs
- Titanium 1.5 TDCi Sports Edition (1498cc Diesel, Manual, 24.29 kmpl) – ₹ 7.75 Lakhs
- Titanium plus 1.5 TDCi (1498cc Diesel, Manual, 25.83 kmpl) – ₹ 8.12 Lakhs
- Titanium 1.5 Ti-VCT AT (1499cc Petrol, Automatic, 17 kmpl) – ₹ 8.34 Lakhs.
Price may vary place to place.*
Alternatives of Aspire:
- Maruti Suzuki Desire
- Honda Amaze
- Hyundai xcent
- Volkswagen Ameo
So, Guys undoubtedly Ford Figo Aspire has many features over Maruti Swift 2018. If you are looking for space, power, comfort, Style or look and paint quality.
If you are looking to buy or book Ford Figo Aspire kindly drop your message with subject line “Figo Aspire Discount” or you are looking another car like Maruti Swift or Maruti Suzuki Ciaz, for SUV Jeep Compass, for Two Wheeler Royal Enfield.
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