Ford Kuga is globally available compact, sport utility vehicle which competes in this warm part with rivals like VW Tiguan, Honda CR-V, Mazda Cx-5 while on the other side of the pond Ford has the Escape model for this class. The latest version of the Kuga obtained required changes in order to keep competitive. The new model features contemporary design inside and out and also offers a fantastic combine of performance and efficiency. Practicality, mobility and modern technologies are also there and the next 2018 Ford Kuga doesn’t need any critical upgrade.
NEW FOR 2018:
The 2017 model year refresh has produced Kuga a modern and new in every aspects. It advantages of new modern technologies and broader engine and trims range. The model also characteristics Ford’s modern style inside and out. With all upgrades, it is ready to gift with modest changes for a few decades and new 2018 model won’t bring a lot of new.
2018 FORD KUGA: DESIGN
The latest renew has taken Kuga in accordance with other Ford’s models in terms of the exterior design. Refreshed model has the face which fits the design of the smaller EcoSport and new Side model. The model involves upper grille that is trapezoidal and smaller decrease grille. New headlights with LED decorations and repositioned haze lights also add to its appearance. The model also has revised rear end styling. You can also get a new sport-inspired ST-Line version of Kuga as well as luxury-oriented Kuga Vignale.
The model is also available with different wheel types and shapes and you can choose between 17-, 18- and 19- inch units.
As for the 2018 Ford Kuga, we will get new color options, new set of wheels and nothing significantly otherwise regarding models exterior features.
As for the interior, the story won’t be significantly different. The last model year refresh hasn’t changed model’s interior design significantly but it is now more refined and greater equipped. Because situation, the new Kuga won’t differ from the current version.
It will feature nicely made dash with modern center bunch and tool panel. Ergonomic seats and latest technologies may provide a high level of comfort keeping you also connected and safe.
Ford’s latest SYNC infotainment system with 8-inch touchscreen and voice commands may support Apple Car Play, Android Auto and Applink features. Leather seats with heating performance may maximize your comfort while distinctive ST-Line and Vignale trims may add a new level of energy or model depending on what are your preferences.
2018 FORD KUGA: ENGINE OPTIONS
The list of available engine options for the 2018 Ford Kuga may mimic the current range of power units. Available is going to be two diesel options and one petrol at different state of power.
Ford added more efficient 1.5-liter turbodiesel engine for the 2017 version. This engine can deliver 120 hp providing also 64.2 mpg and reduced gasoline emissions. The 2.0-liter TDCi also needs to be available. Like all other engines, it also matches Euro 6 standards while must offer more power 150 or 180 hp.
If you prefer petrol engines, the 1.5-liter EcoBoost will be also available with 120 hp and 44.8 mpg but more potent 150 and 180 hp designs also needs to be there.
The Kuga will also come with sometimes six-speed manual or with six-speed PowerShift automatic gearbox. Still another choice is going to be between top and all-wheel drive.
2018 FORD KUGA: RELEASE, PRICE
The new 2018 Ford Kuga is going on sale in late 2017 or early 2018. The price is expected to be between £21,000 and £31,000.