2015 Ford Fiesta An Overview
The 2015 Ford Fiesta is a subcompact car available as a four-door sedan or a four-door hatchback. This car gives stiff competition to many cars in the market like the Hyundai Accent, Nissan Versa and Honda Fit. In addition to this, Ford also offers a high performance Ford Fiesta ST model.
The Fiesta offers some great upscale features in the subcompact segment which other subcompacts have yet to incorporate. These features include a push button start, voice-activated multimedia systems and heated leather seats. The new addition to the new 2015 model is revised fabric seat trim and SE trim levels with 16-inch alloy wheels.
The 2015 Ford Fiesta comes with an upright grille and a pronounced nose along with 15-inch wheels. 16 or 17 inch wheels are also available on request. The other features worth mentioning in the subcompact are power side mirrors, heated mirrors, a power moon roof and a spoiler.
The Ford Fiesta comfortably seats five people on seats with fabric upholstery and leather if required. The steering wheel is a tilt/telescoping one and for your infotainment needs, the Fiesta has a MyFord Touch touch-screen multimedia system with a 6.5 inch screen on the dashboard.
The Fiesta also has a MyKey system which helps limit vehicle speed and the audio levels for drivers who need the control. A navigation system is another feature worth mentioning.
The Fiesta has a 1.6-lt, four-cylinder engine which produces 120 horsepower and a 123-hp, turbocharged 1.0-lt three-cylinder. The engine can be mated with a five-speed manual or six-speed dual-clutch automatic transmission system.
The 2015 Ford Fiesta has the usual safety features needed in every new car like an electronic stability system, antilock brakes and front airbags. There are additional side-impact airbags for added protection to those in the front seats and side curtain airbags for overall improved protection of the subcompact. The driver also has an additional driver’s knee airbag to protect your knee in case of a collision.
The 2015 Ford Fiesta ST comes with a 197-hp turbocharged, 1.6 lt. four-cylinder engine which is paired with a six-speed manual transmission. The car comes in a hatchback body style with more aggressive exterior styling and performance enhancements.
The car has some special features like Recaro seats, a unique ST steering wheel with shift knob and a three-mode stability system with Sport and Off settings. The final part of the equation is a unique suspension with lowered ride height along with chassis stiffening and 17-inch wheels.