The freshly modernized 2017 Ford Kuga SUV has been presented in the United States ahead of time of the European market release planned for the impending months. The redesigned 2017 Kuga first appeared in January in the United States market with the name, Ford Escape, and while the Australian timing is still to be established. It is expected that the vehicle will be presented late 2016 or early 2017 in the Australian market. The new Kuga includes more engine options to ascertain itself as the most performance oriented vehicle in equally markets.
2017 FORD KUGA EXTERIOR
The 2017 Ford crossover is anticipated ahead with a noticeably current external search with design alterations headlined by a bold new grille, reworked headlamps, with day working lights and a pleasingly designed entrance bumper. Each one of these external features are pooled to offer the new Kuga in collection with the bigger Ford Edge, which is also expected to be produced in Australia in 2016.
Nevertheless, the outside design of the silhouette comes without any changes, but the back part of the vehicle undergoes some small tweaks. The rear ligament of the new vehicle comes built with modernized black-bordered taillights with a restructured inside edge and innovative LED illumination, in line with a sharpened search to the new longer clutch panel.
The 2017 Kuga would race on three various mix wheel with 17-inch, 18-inch and 19-inch diameters.
2017 FORD KUGA INTERIOR
The interior comes with a cabin with restricted changes in their design. This is because the outgoing model has been prepared with a gigantic 8.9-inch screen, with the revolutionary Sync 2 infotainment system during their recent update. Prior to the inside design, the redesigned Kuga picks up pioneering infotainment features, new-fangled powerful EcoBoost engines and innovative driving support setups.
The cabin of the US version of 2017 Kuga comes prepared with the even newer Sync 3 system. Additionally it comes prepared with the new subscription-derived Sync Join Smartphone software, giving the ability to unbolt and shut the doors, start the engine to find it in the parking lot.
The 2017 Kuga comes outfitted with the new driver-assist knowledge that comprises very developed variable sail control with ahead fall warning and brake aid, in cooperation with the improved effective park aid, driver fatigue attentive and path-keeping assist.
2017 FORD KUGA ENGINE
The 2017 Ford Kuga would get their required power and torque from two various new EcoBoost engines with varied capabilities offering different powertrain figures. Both engines would be provided with the start-stop function. The first EcoBoost mill, that will operate the new vehicle, is a 4-cylinder generator with the capacity of 2.0 liters. This engine will be softly updated to distribute the new Kuga with the greatest power output of 182kW and the greatest torque output of 327Nm.
The second mill is anticipated to be a turbo product with the capacity of 1.5 liters, designed with four cylinders. This smaller engine will offer the new vehicle the best power of 134kW and the greatest torque of 250Nm.
Both engines will be coupled with a six-rate automatic transmission as standard. It is also whispered that the 2017 Kuga is likewise prepared with a 1.5-liter capacity petrol engine. If the rumor becomes correct, the new Kuga would get the greatest power of 134kW and the greatest torque of 240Nm out of this engine.
2017 FORD KUGA PRICE AND RELEASE DATE
The 2017 Ford Kuga release date is likely to be the last part of 2016 with the starting price of $ 23,000.