|Ford Malaysia (Sime Darby Auto Connexion) today announced the updated Ford Mondeo for the domestic market. The Ford Mondeo has been one of the popular large sedan variants in the country since its initial release in June 2011.|
Outlook-wise, the Ford Mondeo is incorporated new elements namely the trapezoidal front grille, power-dome bonnet, and the slim, laser-cut LED headlights with adaptive function. With full-LED headlights and Adaprive Front Lighting system, the driver can expect enhanced view of surroundings whether it’s dim or in pitch black conditions.
At the side, the 2015 Ford Mondeo takes up a Coupe-like profile with low roofline, along with sculpted lines to portray visual lightness. The rear of the 2015 Mondeo resembles the previous edition to the fullest.
The interior of the Ford Mondeo matches the exterior’s elegant appeal, thanks to a sporty, cockpit-like cabin with symmetrical design. The cabin’s symmetrical design offers a greater accessibility for both driver and front passenger, compared to the previous Mondeo’s cabin setup.
2015 Ford Mondeo powered by 2.0l EcoBoost with 6-speed SelectShift transmission
The 2015 Ford Mondeo is powered by a 2.0-liter EcoBoost engine, mated to a 6-speed SelectShift Automatic transmission, to achieve an output of 240 PS and 345 Nm of torque. Equipped with Paddle Shifters mounted on the steering, this racing-inspired technology enables the driver to change gears smoothly and effortlessly using only their fingertips. The combination of turbocharging, direct fuel injection and twin independent variable camshaft timing (Ti-VCT) in Ford’s EcoBoost engine delivers exceptional fuel economy of 8l/100 km, offering an unbeatable combination of power and fuel efficiency.
A number of smart technologies are included with the 2015 Ford Mondeo, including the exclusive MyKey system,, Ford SYNC 2 connectivity system with 8-inch color touchscreen, and last but not least, the Adaptive Cruise Control.
The 2015 Ford Mondeo is rated 5 star Euro NCAP, thanks to its impressive list of Safety features such as complete range of driver assistance systems, active and passive features, the Lane Keeping Aid, rear view camera and more.
Ford Malaysia retails the 2015 Mondeo at RM 198,000, inclusive of a 3-year ESP (Extended Service Plan) warranty for parts and labor. In addition to routine inspection and maintenance services, Ford’s ESP covers free replacements for selected wear-and-tear items, including spark plugs, shock absorbers, engine belts, brake pads and wiper blades. Colors available for the Ford Mondeo consists of Frozen White, Ruby Red, Panther Black and Tectonic Silver.