Ford will be using the Auto Show in Geneva at the beginning of a new diesel engine, high-performance linings and new titanium packages. Available on the Ford Mondeo, Ford S-MAX and Ford Galaxy, the new 2.2-litre Duratorq TDCi performance diesel produces 175 PS and 400 Nm of torque. Co-developed by Ford and PSA Peugeot Citroen, the engine has been specially calibrated to provide performance, calm and gentle. On the performance side, all Ford models equipped with the new engine will be capable of reaching 100 km / h from a standing start in less than ten seconds.
The new series for Mondeo Titanium S and S-MAX offers a sporty new look and improved treatment. Body color side skirts and a rear spoiler are standard on the S-MAX and are available on the Mondeo. The decline in the grille comes with a contrasting silver or anthracite, depending on the color of the body that is chosen. Mondeo models have a unique design honeycomb for the upper and lower grille, new fog lights, and a body-colored skirt rear bumper with integrated diffuser in a contrasting colour. Both models are equipped with a sport suspension that lowers the ride height of between 10-15mm and offer more difficult damper settings, stiffer springs and suspension bushes. Within the piano black trim, brushed aluminum surfaces, and new “Sport Carbotex applies create a high-end environment. The sport seats with leather and red stitching coming feature that carries on the inside.
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