Ford unveils the new Fiesta ECOnetic

Posted on Tuesday, 22 July 2008 , 06:07:37 byEmil

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Ford unveils the new Fiesta ECOnetic

Ford unveiled at the British Motor Show the brand new Fiesta ECOnetic 76.3mpg – the greenest family auto of Britain with the CO2 emissions - 98g/km. This auto will be on sale costing £11,845 at the end of 2008 for the 3-door variant plus £12,445 for the 5-door variant.

The car has: aerodynamic rear air deflectors, optimized rolling resistance tyres (with 175/65R14), low friction oil, lowered suspension, green shift indicator light, changed engine calibration and drive ratio transmission final changed now from 3.37 up to 3.05.

"Many drivers are prepared to be green - but still want comfort, performance and an affordable price. ECOnetic answers that demand” affirmed Roelant de Waard, managing director and Ford of Britain chairman.

"Ford’s ECOnetic range, complete with new Fiesta, delivers style with a green conscience."