These days, people’s trend in India is more towards the mid-size SUV, that’s why all the car maker companies are paying special attention to this segment. The Ford Kuga redesigned and made more attractive for buyers, new model will come up with plug-in hybrid and mid-hybrid engine options along with regular petrol and diesel engine. There is a possibility that Ford can launch the Kuga SUV in India. These possibilities are also strengthened as Ford has imported a unit of Kuga for India last year for research to India. After this, some parts of the Kuga were also brought to India. These movements of the company point to the Kuga 2020 knocking in India.
It is available globally in three diesel and two petrol engines. The diesel variant has a 1.5 liter TDCI engine, which gives power of 120 PS. The Powerful Variant has a 2.0 liter TDCI engine, which gives power of 150 PS and 180 PS. In the powerful engine Ford has also given the option of ‘PowerShift’ 6-speed automatic gearbox and all-wheel drive. The front wheel drive variant has a 6-speed manual gearbox.
Petrol has a 1.5liter T-VCT engine with three types of power tuning. Its power is 120 ps, 150 PS and 180 PS respectively. All Wheel Drives have been provided in Powerful version only.
Ford Kuga 2020 Hybrid Engine
It provides hybrid plug-in option with 2.5-litre petrol engine using an electric motor and 10.3kWh battery pack to deliver 225 bhp. The Ford Figo Hybrid can travel up to 54km on with electric range alone. Another option to buy self-charging hybrid setup, akin to the Prius’s hybrid system, which links the 2.5-litre petrol engine to an electric motor with smaller battery. A 48V mild-hybrid set-up is produce to a 150bhp.
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Ford Kuga 2020 India Engine
It is rumors that in Indian market that Ford Kuga can be loaded in diesel engines just like Endeavor. There are discussions here that the initial variant will get a 1.5 liter engine while the 2.0 liter engine in the top variants can come with all wheel drive option.
Ford Kuga SUV Interior
The Kuga will get all new fresh interiors. The 2020 Kuga interiors are all black and sporty look. The interiors of the Kuga are inspired by endeavor, It has large touchscreen infotainment system with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay. It gets SYNC3 and maps too. For safety 6 airbags, ABS with EBD, ESP, BA. It has sufficient lag room with both the rows and there is rear AC vent. Ford Kuga 2020 boot space is 500 liters and It will have higher ground clearance, with 5 people seating capacity.
Ford Kuga Exterior Designing
What is Ford Kuga in view? you can guess this with pictures. It’s quite a modern and new SUV, with a slight glimpse at MPV. On the front side, big airdams and projector headlamps are provided, which make it stylish. All the LED taillamps are given backwards. It can be said to be a good match for old and modern SUVs.
Ford Kuga Dimensions
Kuga is a mid-size SUV, which is a position under Endeavor and above the Ford Puma. It’s built on the C1 platform like Ford’s Focus Hatchback and C-MAX MPV. Its length is 4.5 meters, width is 1.8 meters, and height is 1.7 meters. In some countries it is also sold in the name of Ford Escape.
Ford Kuga 2020 Competitions
In international market this 5-seater SUV is competed with Volkswagen Tigon, Hyundai Tucson and Kia Sports. Its against in India will be from the Hyundai Tucson, Tata Harrier, Jeep Compass, MG Hector and Honda CR-V. Considering the competition, its potential price could be between Rs 17 lakh and Rs 22 lakh.
Ford Kuga Launch Date and Price in India
Ford has not yet provided any official information about the Ford Kuga 2020 launch date in India. There is speculation that it can be launched in India in mid-2020. Indeed, in the Indian market Upcoming new Ford Kuga SUV price is expected in India between INR 17 to 24 lakhs