The produced since 1976 subcompact Ford Fiesta celebrated in autumn 2008 its seventh generation model (type JA8). The European subsidiary of Ford with the new Ford Fiesta is a great success once again succeeded, making its competitors VW Polo, Toyota Yaris and Opel Corsa dispute much market share. The slim and dynamically designed small car can surprise you with generous interior space despite its small dimensions, it is 3.93 meters long, 1.68 meters wide and 1.46 meters high. With a facelift in autumn 2012, the Ford Fiesta is now more dynamic and technically better. A new trapezoidal grille and new headlights with LED daytime running lamps define the Ford Fiesta car with a sporty touch. For the safety of the small car now has " Active City Stop," which is to avoid collisions in the city and acts on the brake. The engine portfolio is graded wide and the award-winning 1.0 - liter EcoBoost three-cylinder petrol engines for the Ford Fiesta is now available and provides up to 125 hp. This engine replaces the hitherto installed 1.25 and 1.4 - liter four-cylinder. For a small car is not necessarily expected technological features such as the start button in the dashboard, a keyless entry system, and several interfaces for audio system and mobile phone are the new Ford Fiesta series. As the centerpiece of the Ford Fiesta occupant protection package provides the standard Intelligent Protection System (IPS), Adaptive, two-stage front airbags triggering. A total of six airbags are available : side airbags protect front seat occupants in the event of a side impact injuries of the thorax. Optional head-shoulder airbags cover the entire window area between the A and C pillars.