The 2017 Ford Kuga presents an updated version of the current Ford Kuga model. The new vehicle is expected to come with a wide range of high-tech features. The key concept behind the update of this SUV has been based on the fact that over the years, customers have been demanding for the inclusion of several key modernized features to this vehicle. The exterior design has been refreshed and it comes with numerous unique updates. This has in turn enhanced the model’s elegance. The interior design has also been fitted with latest technological features are targeted at improve the comfort of this while also offering optimum luxury. There’s also an improved and powerful engine that will provide high fuel efficiency and more power.
2017 Ford Kuga – Special Features:
From an exterior view, the 2017 Ford Kuga has received several improvements. The dimensions of this vehicle have also been changed and enlarged. The enlargement has translated into the enlarged cabin space of this vehicle. The 2017 Ford Kuga measures; 185-inches in length with a height of 111- inches. The new model’s total wheelbase is 73 inches. This means that driver will have better control of this vehicle on rough terrains and at high speeds. The ground clearance of this new model has also been increased as compared to the present models of Ford Kuga Family. In addition, the size of its bumper has been enlarged which means that the front elements of the SUV will be fully protected. The headlights have been modified with the tail lights being redesigned so as to offer better illumination even in low light conditions. The roof of this latest model is fitted with the modern spoilers that will make the car to look sportier. Furthermore, the available alloy wheels will enhance driving dynamics as you move around with this vehicle. The increased ground clearance makes this car suitable for all types of terrains.
The interior design of the latest Ford Kuga will be comfortable and luxurious at the same time. The vehicle will be available in 3-row seats that are capable of accommodating 8-passengers while still retaining enough cargo space. These seats are leather wrapped and they provide lumbar support. The support further enhances the comfort of this model while driving. A special update on this new Ford Kuga is the sunroof that has been installed in the car which is absent in the previous versions of Kuga. A larger LCD touch screen display located on its dashboard will simply the driver controls and monitoring of this vehicle. The additional interior design features include; rearview camera, modern infotainment system, Bluetooth connectivity, automatic climate control, navigation system and parking assistance. For the safety purposes, some important features like airbags, stability control four-Wheel ABS and traction control among the features that guarantee safety to the occupants just in cases of an accident.
2017 Ford Kuga – Engine Specifications:
In regard to the powertrain, the 2017 Ford Kuga will operate on a 2.0 liters 4-cylinder EcoBoost Engine that’s capable of producing an output power of 251 lb-ft of torque and 161 horsepower. The engine is will be integrated with the 6-speed automatic transmission. It will also operate both on the front wheels and the all-wheel drive. According to EPA, the fuel economy rating of the Ford Kuga will be 30 mpg when combined. This vehicle will also be able to accelerate from 0-60 mph in 9 seconds.
2017 Ford Kuga – Expected MSRP and Availability:
The expected starting price of the 2017 Ford Kuga according to the automobile experts is set at $23,000. The Ford is expected to arrive in the Auto Shows in the second half 2017.