New Ford Aspire hits city roads

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 05 Oct 2018 10:24:25


Business Bureau,

FORD India launched its compact sedan-New Ford Aspire–in Nagpur at a compelling introductory price starting from Rs 555,000 (ex-showroom).

The New Ford Aspire is available at both the authorised dealerships namely Sequel Ford, situated at Indora Square, Kamptee Road and Arun Ford, located at Khamla Ring Road. Combining power, style and substance, the new Ford Aspire is a fresh take on compact sedans with many segment-best technologies, best-in-class safety, fun-to-drive DNA, and unmatched cost of ownership. This was announced by Aditya Mavilapalli, Sales Director of Ford Motor Company Asia Pacific Operations while speaking at the launch of the New Ford Aspire on Thursday.

Prominently present were Shabir Vali, Director of Sequel Ford, Karan Patni, Director of Arun Ford and Ravikash Singh, Regional Sales Manager West of Ford India.
“The car is available in five variants across two fuel options. The New Ford Aspire is a complete package, tailor-made for those who don’t follow the crowd and want more out of their car experience. With many segment-best and industry-first features, New Ford Aspire ensures that every customer gets what they desire - be it looks, the fun of driving attributes, safety and the most-affordable ownership experience,” said Mavilapalli.

The New Ford Aspire is available in petrol version starting from Rs 5.55 lakh and diesel version from Rs 6.45 lakh (ex-showroom). The compact sedan is available in seven colours, including White Gold, Moondust Silver, Smoke Grey, Absolute Black Deep Impact Blue, Ruby Red and Oxford White.

The compact sedan now offers Ford’s all-new, three-cylinder 1.2L TiVCT petrol engine that is small, light and fuel efficient. The naturally aspirated engine generates best-in-class 96 PS of peak power and 120 Nm of torque while delivering an outstanding fuel efficiency of 20.4 Km/l. For the diesel lovers, New Ford Aspire comes with the trusted 1.5L TDCi engine delivering class-leading 100 PS peak power, 215 Nm of torque and fuel economy of 26.1 Km/l. The New Ford Aspire is the only compact sedan in India to come with a first-in-class five-year or 100,000 km warranty, which includes 2-year factory warranty and 3-year extended warranty, Mavilapalli added.