The Ford Figo and Aspire just got a dose of sporty updates. The Figo S and Aspire S have been launched in India with the prices for the hatchback starting at Rs 6.32 lakh while the Aspire S sedan is priced from Rs 6.51 lakh ex-showroom Delhi.
Buyers will thus have to shell out Rs 50,000 and Rs 34,000 over the price of the Titanium trim for the Figo S and Aspire S respectively.
As part of the sporty package, both the Figo S and Aspire S get new-look 15-inch alloy wheels shod with 195/55 section radials. The aesthetic package includes smoked headlamps, black honeycomb grille, two-tone paintjob, special graphics and blacked out mirror housings.
Under the skin, the both models get tweaked suspension for improved ride and handling. The ‘S’ versions are available in both petrol and diesel version. The 1.5-liter diesel puts out 100hp and 215Nm of torque, while the 1.2-liter petrol makes a healthy 88hp and 112Nm. A 5-speed manual transmission is standard.
Written by Tushar Kelshikar