Ford Aspire And Figo Sports Editions Launched

Ford has introduced the Sports Edition of its popular hatchback, the Figo and the compact sedan, the Aspire. Changes are limited to cosmetic upgrades and also has a retuned suspension setup. The Sports edition models are based on the Titanium trim and will be available in petrol as well as diesel engine options.  

Variant wise Delhi showroom price details:

Figo Sports Edition Petrol - Rs 6,31,900
Figo Sports Edition Diesel - Rs 7,21,600 

Aspire Sports Edition Petrol - Rs 6,50,900
Aspire Sports Edition Diesel - Rs 7,60,600

While mechanically it continues to be powered by existing engine options  1.2 liter petrol and 1.5 liter diesel engines. The 1.2 liter petrol engine delivers the power of 88 bhp (6300 rpm) and torque of 112Nm (4000 rpm). And 1.5 liter diesel engine delivers the power of 100 bhp (3750 rpm) and torque of 215Nm (1750-3000 rpm). Both the engines come mated to a five-speed manual transmission. Interestingly, the new models have reportedly received a retuned suspension system for better drive quality.

The silver horizontal slats on the front grille have been replaced with an all-black honeycomb grille with black headlamp bezels. The Sports Edition Figo has a dual tone exterior with either a black or white roof and a black or white outside rearview mirros (ORVMs) depending on the colour chosen. It also features 15-inch black alloy wheels, a rear spoiler and decals on the rear and the side.  The Figo Sports has an all-black interior with black door handles and black steering wheel bezel. While the steering wheel is leather wrapped with red contrast stitching, the seats also have red stitching.  

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