Fiesta ST200 special model production start Fiesta

Start of production Fiesta

On the occasion of the 40th anniversary of the series, Ford brings the ST200 as the new sporty top model of the compact car on the market in the near future. The production of the special model expected to be limited to 500 copies to start these days, the first cars will be delivered later. The 1.6-liter turbo four cylinder of the ST200 mobilized 147 kW / 200 HP and up to 290 NM, 13 kW / 18 HP and 50 Newton meters more than in the still offered Fiesta St

For the Special Edition 6.7 seconds Sprint from zero to 100 km/h requires. The top speed is 230 km/h. The chassis was tuned direct once more sporty and the electromechanical power steering. A clear increase in driving dynamics with the active vehicle dynamics control enhanced torque vectoring control (ETVC) Fiesta ST200. You optimize the distribution of the driving forces on the two front wheels to improve traction and agility when accelerating out of corners. If necessary, the system decelerates the inside wheel and directs the driving force on the outer wheel. Electronic stability control is adjustable in three stages: In "drift" mode, ESP is the reins somewhat looser, upon request, the system can be turned off completely.

The Ford Fiesta ST200 has a standard consumption 6.1 litres per 100 kilometres. Exterior features include the exclusive paint in asphalt grey and matte black 17-inch light alloy wheels with polished and a honeycomb grille, a modified front bumper, special side sills and red painted brake calipers. At the rear, a diffuser painted in body colour and the large roof spoiler emphasise the sporting ambitions of the ST200. The Interior is characterized by special Recaro sport seats dark leather fabric upholstery with contrast stitching (silver and red), the dark Headliner and seat belts in the ST200 design. In addition are aluminum pedals and shift knob, and a specially designed sports steering wheel. In the door sill plates, illuminated "ST" logos are located in the door sill.

With on Board include the voice-activated communication and entertainment system Ford Sync app-link with 5-inch display and a sound Symposer which targeted transfers the charismatic intake of the motor into the Interior.

The starting price for the Ford Fiesta ST200 is 24 640 euros. (ampnet/jri)