Will 2015 be Ford’s year? 1

vignaleFord are known for being one of the top automotive producers in the UK. For decades, they have been on top simply because they never sit still, always managing to strengthen their appeal within the automotive market, keeping current customers intrigued and catching the interest of new customers.

The launch of several new models this year is expected to bring the company a great deal of business in 2015. Their aim is to develop a greater market share by exploring different areas of the automotive industry and attracting unique types of drivers for the company.

 

Vignale Mondeo

Perhaps the most significant release of the year comes from the Vignale Mondeo. A brand new exclusive luxury arm of the company, the badge has been reserved for the Mondeo initially, with it being placed on more models in the future.

Both inside and out, you’ll get the feeling of quality. Features such as the chrome grilles and door handles help the vehicle to stand out. The interior adopts leather throughout, with the seats, door trim and door tops. main console and the steering wheels being covered by it.  Neatly, the Vignale Mondeo will come with Wi-Fi.

It’s not just the cars themselves which will have extra substance, the manner in which the car is sold will also have that bit of extra extravagance too. Will the vehicle help Ford get the attention of those BMW, Mercedes and Audi customers?

Ford Mustang

The highly-praised muscle car will now come in a Fastback and Convertible form. For the first time here in the UK, the car will be made a right hand drive vehicle.

Ford have been mindful of Mustang enthusiasts, allowing the option of a 5.0 litre engine as well as a 2.3 EcoBoost engine. EcoBoost technology seems to be Ford’s main way forward, with it naturally downsizing many engines throughout the range, yet still managing to maintain its tremendous power. Despite the power and economical benefits, offering a traditional V8 is certainty a wise move from the company.

Being the Mustang’s 50th birthday, we’re sure it’s going to be quite magnificent.

Ford Mondeo

The standard Mondeo is indeed a very popular car here in the UK. Reaching out to a wider audience, the model will now come as a Hybrid Electric, in a 1.0 litre EcoBoost mode and a 2.0 litre 210 BHP diesel. Focusing greatly on economical aspects, the car will be highly attractive to both families and fleet operators.

Ford Edge

The new Sports Utility Vehicle will come as a 4 wheel drive model. Ford have stated that it has more rooms for passengers when compared to rivals with SUV’s that cost a lot more.

Ford Focus ST

A new Ford Focus ST is due to be released in the first quarter of 2015. Coming as a 5 door hatchback and estate, the Focus ST will have a diverse engine option which includes the 2.0 litre EcoBoost 250 BHP, and a 2.0 litre 185 BHP model. In just 6.5 seconds, the petrol hatchback, which is the fastest option available, races from 0 – 62 MPH. The vehicle’s top speed is 154 MPH.