Ford presents the show in Detroit vertrek Concept, a prototype of the future global crossover that Ford realized for all markets. Based on the same platform as the new Focus, it offers the new 1.6 EcoBoost combined with Auto Start-Stop system and wants to combine the mechanical efficiency with a very innovative and aggressive design for this segment, especially for the American market. The aerodynamic efficiency is improved by 5% compared to the current Escape and Kuga thanks to the evolution of Ford’s kinetic design and, in the official press release, is already looking to the model series, clearly describing the future application of 1.6 and 2 liter engines TDCi last generation the final version, destined for European markets. The dimensions are very similar to the vertrek Kuga: 4.53 meters long (+9 cm, all concentrated in the past), large 1.87 (+ 3 cm) high and 1.67, just like the current crossover.
The shapes and lines carved elusive of the pavilion are underlined by the special Liquid Platinum color, while the front is characterized by a reinterpretation of the trapezoidal grille, already seen on the new Focus models and derivatives. The lights are thin and “drawn”, and shaped hood and fenders provide the necessary aggression to the collection. The panoramic roof, characterized by an unusual form lungitudinale Central extends the rear spoiler. The interiors are derived from those already seen on the new Focus C-Max here and enriched with unusual surface treatments, Dusk Grey with leather trim and satin panels.
The four individual sports seats, a new concept, are separated by a large multi-function center console, while the boot capacity has increased in size SUV worthy of, 828 to 1879 liters. According to the official statement, so the production model will offer up to 20% more luggage space than the current Kuga.