Ford Figo Review

Figo is subcompact hatchback from Ford that offers a solid build, reliable engine, and good fuel efficiency.

Ford Figo Review

The all-new Ford Figo has come up with few cosmetic and technology-based changes. This subcompact machine has always been on of the best in class. The premium hatchback has been timely upgraded in terms of technology and looks.

The maintenance cost is very much pocket friendly that makes it an affordable option. The new Ford offers premium and sporty design. Let us find out what more it has one offer.

Exterior

The first look of the Figo gives a very well-built impression. From the front, the grill offered here is sporty cellular is framed with chrome finish. The headlight unit is automatic and halogen-based. The fog lamp unit is halogen as well, which is mapped out with black plastic making the look very crisp. From the side profile, the car looks very dynamic. The ground clearance offered is 174 mm. the alloys are R15 diamond cut adding on to the sharp look. The ORVM is body-colored and has an in-built indicator.

The roof is dual-tone. The rear side has come up with structural changes. At the top integrated spoiler is given with a built high mount stop lamp. The tail light unit is quite wide. The rear bumper is given in a dual-tone of body color and black finish. The rear bumper has four ultrasonic parking sensors along with a camera. The tailgate is accessible in two ways, from the key and internal cabin button. The overall crafting is very soft and suitable for a hatchback, giving it a very elegant look.

Interior

The door opening is quite wide. The door is equipped with power window controls and ORVM adjustment. The driver seat has a height adjustment feature with manual functionality. The MID control button is given at the right side of the steering. The instrument cluster has a tachometer, speedometer, and fuel meter.

The complete car interior is done using hard plastic. The steering has a telescopic adjustment feature. It comes in piano finish design making it look very luxurious. The dimensions of the steering make it very comfortable for holding and handling. The entire finish of the car is very even, which makes the look aligned. The dashboard is quite gigantic and is in a curved structure.

The center console starts with storage which is a push is push-button operated. The storage has a USB charging port and can be useful in holding mobiles. Below this touchscreen infotainment system is presently loaded with all connectivity features for entertainment and has an inbuilt navigation application as well. The AC is automatic climate adjustable. The AC opening is capacious which lets a good amount of airflow in the cabin. The lower part of the console. Has open storage which has a 12V socket, USB, and AUX inlet. The end part of the console has extensive space.

The glove box is very deep and offers decent space. The mic is given for phone call connectivity at the top around the cabin light button. The IRVM is auto-dimming. The rear area of the cabin is generous as for a hatchback segment. The backside of the rear seats is in a scooped out style which helps in providing extra space for legroom. The headroom is quite voluminous. The overall cabin is very airy and subtle in terms of looks. The upholstery of the seats is of fabric and upmarket quality. Every part of the joint is smartly placed for a flowy look.

The car is loaded with multiple safety features which build up the confidence of the driver to make it a choice. It is offering six airbags (front, side, and curtains) 2 each. A passive anti-theft system, Intelligent auto-locking, and parking assist for the rear side using the camera.

Engine Options

This vehicle comes in two variants

The petrol version is offered in 1.2 L, the transmission is a 5-speed manual, displacement is 1194cc, the max engine output is 96PS(70.79 kW) @6500 rpm. Max torque is [email protected] rpm. The fuel efficiency is 18.5km/l.

The diesel version is offered in 1.5 L, the transmission is a 5-speed manual, displacement is 1499cc, the max engine output is 100PS(73.8 kW) @3750 rpm. Max torque is [email protected] rpm. The fuel efficiency is 24.4km/l.

Pricing

For the Petrol version, the ex-showroom starts from 5.49 Lakhs and is up to 7.05 lakhs. For the Diesel version, the ex-showroom starts from 7.55 Lakhs and is up to 8.15 Lakhs.

The powerful on-road presence with new safety features and smart technology makes it a prudent contender.