When it comes to new car registrations, behindhand of what’s accident in the bread-and-butter climate, there’s usually one affair you can agreement – that the Ford Fiesta will be at the top of the sales charts.
This Ford supermini has been the acknowledged car for nine years, and looks acceptable to extend that in 2020 as well. Forth with that, it’s now the UK’s best accepted car anytime – accepting this appellation in 2014.
But what is abaft the Fiesta’s success and popularity? Let’s booty a attending at the new car to see.
Affordability is key back it comes to baby cars, and admitting the Ford Fiesta not actuality the cheapest car in its class, what it offers is ablaze amount for money.
Prices alpha from £16,640 for the entry-level Trend model, and alike this comes as accepted with 16-inch admixture wheels, LED projector headlights and an eight-inch touchscreen with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto.
It’s additionally ablaze amount for money if you go bottomward the accounts route, too, with Ford currently alms a aught per cent APR offer, forth with account payments of aloof £170 with a £4,354 drop on a three-year deal.
The Ford Fiesta has consistently been a baton in its articulation back it comes to the way it behaves on the road, and that charcoal accurate with the latest car.
Whether it’s the entry-level archetypal or the adventurous ST, every Fiesta feels involving and active abaft the wheel, and makes it a abundant bigger advantage in this account than the brand of the Vauxhall Corsa and Volkswagen Polo.
Low active costs are a charge on a baby car, and if you appetite article bargain to run, the Fiesta is a ablaze option. Acknowledgment to bunched petrol and agent engines, it’s consistently been affordable day-to-day, which buyers love.
But acknowledgment to the addition of new mild-hybrid 1.0-litre EcoBoost petrol engines in 2020, the Fiesta now has alike lower active costs. With the 123bhp turbocharged 1.0-litre petrol option, Ford claims it’ll acknowledgment 56.5mpg, forth with CO2 emissions of 114g/km. Those abstracts are alone bettered by the 84bhp 1.5-litre agent model. With this, you can apprehend up to 65.7mpg, with CO2 emissions of aloof 112g/km.
Also key to the success of the Fiesta over the years has been the arduous cardinal of derivatives on offer. From affordable low-spec models that are ideal for new drivers to the hot ST hot hatches, it feels like Ford offers a trim to clothing best buyers.
The latest Fiesta additionally takes things a footfall further, acknowledgment to new added rugged-looking Active grades, forth with a top-spec Vignale model, which assets luxuries like esplanade assist, acrimonious seats, a acrimonious council caster and adaptive cruise control.
Small cars accept developed in admeasurement over the years, and while the Fiesta charcoal compact, it’s still a actual aboveboard baby ancestors car.
Proving that you don’t charge a ample SUV or acreage car for a family, the Fiesta has a ample 292-litre boot, affluence of rear bench amplitude and a aboveboard best Euro NCAP assurance appraisement to accommodate added advance to you and your family.