As one of the leaders in car industry, Ford is present all over the world. One of the company’s most important departments is in Europe. In this division, many of models are designed and developed. One of these models is called Kuga, which is completely developed and designed in Germany. This model originally came in 2007. Nowadays, it is in its second generation and it is coming refreshed soon as 2016 year model. If we take this in case, it is unexpected 2017 Ford Kuga to feature some bigger modifications, since it comes only a year after a mid-cycle refresh.
2017 Ford Kuga specs
This model was developed by European division of Ford and it was designed specifically for the European market. However, first generation featured excellent characteristics, so nowadays it is also available in many other parts of the world, including North America where it carries the Escape name now. The 2017 Ford Kuga will have all of the characteristics of 2016 year model. It will include all of the changes, such as refreshed look. New model will come with redesigned front fascia, which will feature company’s new design language. The 2017 Kuga will have pretty much the same fascia as 2015 Ford Edge. Rear end will also follow those changes. When it is about interior, 2017 Kuga will come with smaller novelties such as updated infotainment system or some new standard features.
2017 Ford Kuga engines
When it is about engines, we expect no changes for 2017 Ford Kuga. Just like models from previous years, it will be available in many variants. When it is about petrol engines, there will be two units in offer, both with EcoBoost technology. The first one has displacement of 1.6 liter and outputs 148 and 180 horses. The other engine is a 2.0 liter unit, which is good enough for around 240 horsepower. When it is about diesels, there is a 2.0 liter Duratorq engine, which will be available in several variants, with output from 138 to 178 hp.
2017 Ford Kuga release date and price
The price of 2017 Ford Kuga is expected to remain unchanged, which means around 23.000 dollars for base model. It will arrive next year.