2013 Ford Fiesta ST Price in the UK review and pictures

Posted on Thursday, 24 January 2013 , 19:01:13 byEmil

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Ford Fiesta ST Price in the UK

American carmaker Ford offered us the possibility to find out their new starting price for the new Ford Fiesta ST 3-door hot hatchback, just before its official market launch that will take place in March. The specialists have prepared two trim levels for the customers, trying to please everyone. Now, the base version of the Fiesta ST has a starting price established at GBP16.995. This price is actually GBP2.000 lower in comparison to the segment competitors, according to Ford. The model best equipped, the Ford Fiesta ST2 has a starting price of GBP17.995.

Moving on, we turn our attention towards the performance-oriented version of the updated Ford Fiesta series that receives power from a 1.6-liter turbocharged EcoBoost petrol engine capable of generating 180 horsepower and 214 lb. ft. of torque. To transfer all the output to the front wheels, the engineers have use a 6-speed manual transmission offered as standard. This actually enables the car to accelerate from 0 to 62 mph in 6.9 seconds. When it comes to fuel economy, know that it reaches 47.9 mpg UK and the CO2 emission level reaches 138 g/km.

You should also know that the 3-door only Ford Fiesta ST combines a very special and unique suspension and steering tuning with a Torque Vectoring Control system and a 15 mm lower height of the ride in comparison to the regular models. As standard, the American engineers have provided 17-inch alloy wheels to send the output to the road, front fog lights, DAB radio, SYNC connectivity, Recaro seats, a Thatcham CAT 1 alarm, air conditioning and My Key all these for the base version of the model. The ST2 receives additional Sony DAB radio, Ford Keyless start, leather heated Recaro seats, LED daytime running lights and also privacy glass. All these specifications will cost another GBP1.000.