Published on May 9th, 2014 | by Daniel Sherman Fernandez0
Ford Fiesta 1.0L EcoBoost Urban Playground Is ON!
The FORD ‘One Test Drive Experience Not to Miss’ is on right now. Held over 8-consecutive weekends at 8 selected locations, visitors can experience the all new Fiesta 1.0L EcoBoost’s best-in-class power and performance, superior handling and acceleration as well as its smart technologies and features. Customers who place a booking for the new Fiesta 1.0L EcoBoost at any one of the Urban Playground tour locations will receive an exclusive Edifier headset upon registration. Additionally, visitors to the Urban Playground tour can share their experiences on the Ford Fiesta in Malaysia Facebook page(www.facebook.com/fordfiestamy) for the chance to win limited LG Pocket Photo smart mobile printers. One lucky entry will be shortlisted each week to receive this delightful and fun gadget worth RM399 each. To participate, entrants only need to “like” the Ford Fiesta in Malaysia Facebook page, take a “selfie” with the new Fiesta 1.0L EcoBoost and submit the photo with a completed caption and the hashtag #FiestaUrbanPlayground. Selection of weekly winners will be based on voting and the judges’ final decision on the quality and creativity of the entry. Entries will be accepted until 11:59 pm, 26 June 2014. Weekly winners will be announced on the 9 May, 16 May, 23 May, 30 May, 6 June, 13 June, 20 June and 27 June 2014. The full eight-week schedule for the Fiesta 1.0L Urban Playground tour includes:
|10 – 11 May||Semangat Anggun Auto, Klang, Selangor|
|13 – 14 May||Sime Darby Auto Connexion, Jalan Ipoh, Kuala Lumpur|
|17 – 18 May||Capital Intertrade, Damansara, Petaling Jaya, Selangor|
|24 – 25 May||Trio Mantap, Ampang, Kuala Lumpur|
|31 May – 1 June||Sime Darby Auto Connexion, Juru Auto-City, Penang|
|7 – 8 June||Airmas Auto, Penang|
|13 – 14 June||Auto Lumina, Johor Bahru|
|21 – 22 June||Persada Auto, Puchong, Selangor|
Ford’s compact EcoBoost Fiesta is powered by a new ultra-efficient petrol engine that will offer a fuel economy rating that’s higher than a lot of hybrids. This new engine is a 1.0-liter 3-cylinder EcoBoost powerplant that uses both turbocharging and direct-injection to deliver 125bhp and return up to 45-mpg. It offers performance and fuel with class best safety features. Beyond the efficient new EcoBoost powerplant, the Fiesta’s aerodynamic design also helps save fuel. In addition to saving fuel, this new Fiesta boasts an impressive suite of technologies, safety features and entertainment features that gives drivers a blend of a connected world and an untethered driving experience. A new SYNC featuring enhanced voice control is now available, providing drivers more options than ever for directions, communication and entertainment functions. Ford Fiesta EcoBoost Specifications Engine: Inline-3, DOHC, 12V, Turbo Direct Injection Capacity: 999cc Transmission: 6-speed Powershift, FWD Max Power: 125PS @ 6000rpm Max Torque: 170Nm @ 1400 – 4500rpm Top Speed: 192 km/h Acceleration: 11.4 seconds For more information about the new Ford Fiesta 1.0L EcoBoost and the Fiesta 1.0L Urban Playground experiential tour, please visit www.ford.net.my or visit the Ford Fiesta in Malaysia Facebook page at www.facebook.com/fordfiestamy.