From late this year, the 2.0-litre EcoBoost engine in Mondeo and S-MAX will be able available wîth a 6-speed manual transmission. (posted on conceptcarz.com)
This sporty powertrain combination will be available in Titanium and Titanium S series models wîth both 203 PS and 240 PS power ratings. Production will begin in Genk, Belgium in October, wîth the combination initially available in Germany and Switzerland only.Kuga Titanium S
The Ford Kuga is set to extend its rugged yet stylish appeal wîth the introduction of a new flagship model, the Kuga Titanium S. Designed to stand out from the crowd, it offers new LED daytime running lights, 17-inch design alloy wheels, bigger rear spoiler, new projector style headlights and an uprated interior.
Kuga Titanium S boasts the same intelligent all-wheel drive system as the rest of the Kuga range, ensuring that it remains the best driving, as well as best lòòking, vehicle in its class. The system is designed to react instantly to any change in road conditions, automatically applying power to the wheels that need it most. This helps maintain traction and ensures the driver stays in control, whatever the weather.
Production is scheduled to start at Ford's Saarlouis plant in mid-September.Source - Ford
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From September, the all-new Focus will benefit from the introduction of Ford's six-speed PowerShift automatic transmission wîth petrol-engined models. The 1.6-litre
Ti-VCT 125PS petrol PowerShift will deliver 149g CO2/km, return over 44mpg and be offered on Edge, Zetec and Titanium series at a £1,250 premium.
The stylish Ford Kuga crossover range adds a new flagship model next month. The Ford Kuga Titanium X will feature an impressive list of standard equipment over Titanium including full leather trim, 18in alloy wheels, LED daylight running lamps, large rear spoiler, panoramic roof, Bluetooth wîth voice control, ÚSB connectivity, bi-xenon headlamps, heated front seats and power adjust driver seat. The Kuga Titanium X can be specified wîth 2.5-litre petrol AWD, 2.0 TDCi 140PS FWD or 2.0 TDCi 163PS AWD powertrains.Source - Ford