The Ford Figo is a hatchback offered by the American carmaker which is powered by three engine options, a 1.2 litre petrol, 1.5 litre petrol and a 1.5 litre diesel. The larger petrol engine is available only in the top end Titanium variant with a dual clutch automatic transmission. The 1.2 litre petrol and 1.5 litre diesel engines have a 5 speed manual gearbox. The higher variants of the Ford Figo hatchback comes with ABS (Anti locking Braking System) with EBD (Electronic Brakeforce Distribution), six airbags and traction control.
All black interiors add a sporty appeal
Steering mounted audio control adds to the convenience
MyFord Dock mounts any smartphone with ease
The Ford Figo comes standard with headlamp leveling and rear fog lamps on all trims. The higher Titanium and Titanium+ variants also get front fog lamps and rear defogger. While the lower versions get black door handles, the higher variants get body coloured ones. The hatchback measures 3,886 mm in length, 1,695 mm in width and 1,525 mm in height. It has a wheelbase of 2,491 mm. The Ford Figo hatchback has a minimum turning radius of 4.9 metres and has a boot space volume of 257 litres. The small car from Ford has 14-inch alloy wheels for the higher trims and steel rims for the lower versions.
The interior of the Ford Figo hatchback comes in an all black theme with piano black inserts and fabric seat upholstery on all variants. Each door pocket has space to keep at least one bottle and the centre console also has three cup holders. The higher variants get automatic climate control while the lower trims gets manual air conditioning unit. The higher variants also get electically adjustable and foldable ORVMs (Outside Rear View Mirrors). While the Trend and Titanium trims get a MyFord Dock with bluetooth connectivity, the Titanium+ version gets 4.2 inch multi function display along with SYNC AppLink that also has voice control.
The Ford Figo hatchback is powered by three engine options, a 1.5 litre TCDi diesel, a 1.2 litre Ti-VCT petrol and a 1.5 litre Ti-VCT petrol. While the most variants come with a 1.2 litre engine in the petrol trims, the Titanium AT version gets the 1.5 litre unit. The Ford Figo's diesel options get a 1.5 litre engine only. The 1.2 litre petrol engine generates 87 hp of power at 6,300 rpm and 112 Nm of torque at 4,000 rpm. The 1.5 litre petrol unit produces 110 hp of power at 6,300 rpm and 136 Nm of torque at 4,250 rpm. The 1.5 litre TCDi diesel engine churns out 99 hp of power at 3,750 rpm and 215 Nm of torque from 1,750 rpm to 3,000 rpm.
The Ford Figo has a choice of manual and automatic gearboxes. The 5-speed manual transmission is available on the 1.2 litre petrol and 1.5 litre diesel engine optons. The 1.5 litre Titanium petrol powered Ford Figo comes with a 6-speed dual-clutch automatic transmisssion which is the only dual-clutch automatic option available in the premium hatchback segment right now.
The Ford Figo hatchback has traction control, six airbags, ABS (Anti-lock Braking System) with EBD (Electronic Brakeforce Distribution), hill start assist, keyless entry, immobiliser and Ford MyKey for the higher variants of the small car offering.
The Ford Figo hatchback has a claimed fuel efficiency/mileage of 18.16 km/l for the petrol engine options and 25.83 km/l for the diesel engine options. For its segment, these mileage figures are acceptable.