The compact crossover 2018-2019 Ford Kuga second sample model year was presented to the Russian car journalists and all interested visitors within MIAS in Moscow. Earlier in the spring at the Geneva Motor Show the European premiere SUV.
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The hero of our review after the third 2018-2019 Ford Focus is becoming a global model and will be sold in 140 countries with the same exterior and interior. Here are just a American version of the 2018-2019 Ford Kuga 2 Traditionally in North America will get a new name – Escape. Sales of the new generation 2018-2019 Ford Kuga will start in Europe in the mid-autumn , and the Russians will have to wait until March of . The crossover for Russia will be produced at facilities in Tatarstan enterprise 2018-2019 Ford Sollers.
The new body – the design and dimensions
The front of the crossover with aggressive sport bumper “adult” size, stylish headlamps with LED strips, hood with bright longitudinal vyshtampovki. Bumper received three sectional air intake in the style of Focus 3 with the characteristic elements of the aerodynamic and stylish, elongated protivotumankami combined into one unit with turn signal.
Overview crossover in profile shows great harmony, thanks to the increased size of the rear. The increase in length compared to the previous generation is more than 80 mm. In reviewing the new body side 2018-2019 Ford Kuga looks amazing: drop-down hood, heavily littered back the front desk, neat food, soft roof line.
The sides of the body as if imbued with an energy that breaks out to form, powerful fin and vyshtampovki, swollen wheel arches, capable of placing tires on alloy wheels with new types of drawings.
The rear of the vehicle with a large tailgate, faceted headlights tail lights, compact size with integrated bumper in its surface a la diffuser and a pair of exhaust pipes. The entire lower part of the body around the perimeter generously closed unpainted plastic.
Toward the close of the exterior descriptions specify the size of the body 2018-2019 Ford Kuga :
- Length – 4524 mm, width – 1842mm, height – 1745 mm, wheelbase – 2690mm.
- Ground clearance of blade (clearance) – 198mm.
- Tire size 235 / 55R17, 235 / 50R18 or even 235 / 45R19, R17-19 size disks.
Shop – content and build quality
The interior of the new crossover Kuga demonstrates almost complete interior decoration of the third line of focus. Owners peresevshie with hatch behind the wheel of a crossover will feel at home, comfortable steering wheel with a mass of buttons settings, stylish “tidy” with informative dials and a color screen of the onboard computer, the massive front panel with blocks of music, climate and high pick “grip” transmission .
Seats front row of perfectly molded, with the characteristic ridges of lateral support, thanks to a wide range of adjustments to the optimal driving position to find it is possible.
In the second row seats are in short supply, will be comfortable with the two of the passengers is not very high, the cushion is molded by two seats, and the high transmission tunnel does not contribute to the placement of the third passenger. seat backrest can be tilted, back row transformation allows you to form a flat cargo area.
The amount of crossover boot with five passengers and can accommodate 456 liters of cargo with the rear seats folded, the trunk allows you to upload all of the ceiling in 1653 liters. The fifth door got the drive and the ability to open without the aid of hands, enough to wave a foot under the rear bumper and the door rises. But it lost the opportunity to open only the upper part of the glass, and now a huge door always opens completely.
Second 2018-2019 Ford Kuga can be equipped with Active Park Assist (samoarkovschik), automatic braking systems and emergency services notification in case of an accident, the panorama roof with a sunroof, leather upholstery, advanced music with an 8-inch screen, rearview camera, navigation …
Specifications and test
Crossover 2018-2019 Ford Kuga 2 Suspension is fully independent with MacPherson struts at the front and rear mnogoryichazhka, electric power with variable characteristics. All-wheel drive with Haldex coupling (e-government), and a host of other electronic helpers to ensure stable behavior on the road.
From the start of sales of SUV will be powered by two diesel engines and a pair of petrol engines:
- diesel – two-liter TDCi (140 hp or 163 hp)
- petrol engine – the new 1.6-liter EcoBoost turbocharged (150 hp and 182 hp).
Default Transmission on the six steps, as an option – a box robot Power Shift 6-speed, dual-clutch has.
The new 2018-2019 Ford Kuga 2 shows on the road paved stable and confident behavior, and knocked korotkohodnaya suspension copes with its functions. Test drive shows the minimum rolls, high-speed stability and confident cornering.
Before a light off-road crossover also not saved, clever electronics to the last will look for an opportunity to help the wheels pull the SUV out of the mud or sand.
Ever wondered what it would cost in Russia in the second 2018-2019 Ford Kuga ? The answer to the question received in January-March , when the crossover will be assembled in Yelabuga will be announced and its cost. According to official information, the price for Russian motorists to the new 2018-2019 Ford Kuga will start from 899 thousand. Rubles for the crossover with the 150 horsepower engine, 5 speed manual and front-wheel drive in the configuration to Trend, four-wheel drive will raise the price up to 1099 thousand. Rubles. With a powerful petrol engine giving out 182 forces the new 2018-2019 Ford Kuga will cost 1258 rubles and 140 diesel horsepower engine from the 1308 th. Rubles, the default version with all-wheel drive and automatic.