2017 Ford Aspire Sport variant spotted, will offer better ride and handling along with similar punchy power trains on offer
Ford India has just launched the Sport variant of the Aspire sedan as well along with hatch version getting the same treatment. With subtle tweaks inside out, the car is now peppier to drive claims Ford and should appeal visually appeal the passenger car market. The car has been in the market since 2014 and in 2017 it gets the new upgrade. The car was spied earlier and today it has been launched. All the details are out. Let’s have a look at the same.
2017 Ford Aspire Sport Engine And Specification
Like the Ford Figo, it is expected that the Ford Aspire Sport will be powered by the same engine options, a 1.2-litre petrol and 1.5-litre diesel unit. The 1.2-litre unit generates 88 hp of power and 112 Nm of peak torque. The 1.5-litre diesel engine churns out 99 hp of power and 215 Nm of torque. The 1.2-litre and 1.5-litre diesel engines are offered only with a 5 speed manual transmission.
2017 Ford Aspire Sport Interior and Features
The image says it all as the Aspire S now gets black interiors. The top surface of the dashboard, multi function steering wheel and centre console are all covered in black. The area around the infotainment and central air conditioning vents is also finished in piano black. The lower portion of the dashboard is finished in beige. Interior feature list includes electric ORVM’s, steering mounted controls, SYNC 3 system, automatic climate control and much more is on offer.
2017 Ford Aspire Sport Price and Launch
Launched in April 2017, The Aspire S is asking price is Rs. 34,000 over the standard Titanium trim of the Aspire sedan. Price list is as below.
Ford Aspire S 1.2 Petrol: Rs 6.51 lakhs
Ford Aspire S 1.5 Diesel: Rs 7.60 lakhs
2017 Ford Aspire Sport Safety Features
Dual airbags, ABS, EBD and six airbags are part of the only Titanium trim that is on offer.
2017 Ford Aspire Sport Competition
Hyundai Xcent, Volkswagen Ameo, Maruti Dzire, Honda Amaze
2017 Ford Aspire Sport Review