Ford Classic Diesel CLXi

Ford Classic Diesel CLXi

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Ex-Showroom Price

Rs. 6,65,000
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Name:Classic Diesel
Kerb Weight:1110.00 kgs
Car Body Type:Sedan
Segment:C Segment


FOR:Reasonable Price
Spacious Interiors
Fuel Efficient
AGAINST:Outdated Looks
Diesel engine is under-powered


Value for money:


Top Speed:164 kmph
Mileage in City:16.00 kmpl
Mileage on Highway:24.00 kmpl


Engine:1399cc, 4 Cyl
Engine Type:Diesel
Gears:5 Manual
Maximum Power:68 Bhp @ 4000 rpm
Maximum Torque:160 Nm @ 2000 rpm


Length:4282 mm
Width:1686 mm
Height:1468 mm
Fuel Tank:45.00 litres
Wheelbase:2486.00 mm
Seating Capacity:5
Boot Space:430.00 litres
Ground Clearance:168.00 mm

Brakes & Suspension

Brakes:Front Ventilated, Rear Disk
Suspension:Independent McPherson strut, Semi-independent


Tyre Size:175/65 R14
Turning Circle:4.90 mtrs.
Body Color Bumpers:
ORVM Indicator:
Xenon Headlamps:
Trip Meter:2
Headlamp Washer:


Parking Sensors:
Fog Lamp:
Traction Control:
Rear Seat Belt:3


without Climate Control
Power Windows:
Central Locking:Remote
Remote Boot:
Remote Fuel Filler:
Rear Wiper:
Rear Defogger:
Rear Armrest:With Cup Holder
Steering Adjustment
Driver Seat Adjustment:Manual
Music System:MP3 CD Player
Leather Seats:
Door Mirror:Both Side Manual
Tinted Glass:
Rear AC Vent:
Folding Rear Seats:
Sun Roof:
on Steering:
Auto Wiper:
Auto Headlamp:
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Ford Classic Diesel CLXi Review

Old Wine in New Bottle

Monday, November 11, 2013

The Ford Classic is available with petrol and diesel engine in three variants named LXi, CLXi, and Titanium. It has dimensions as 4282mm (length), 1686mm (width), 1468mm (height) with the wheelbase of 2486mm and ground clearance of 168mm. The 4-cylinder TDCi diesel engine makes 1399cc of displacement. The power produced by this 8-valve SOHC engine is 68 bhp at 4000 rpm and the maximum torque generated is 160 Nm at 2000 rpm. This 1.4liter engine gives an average mileage of 16kmpl (in city) and 24kmpl (on highways). It uses advanced common rail technology as fuel supply system.

The 1.6liter Duratec petrol engine of Ford Classic makes 1596cc of displacement. This engine is quite efficient and powerful. The power produced by this 16-valve DOHC engine is 101 bhp at 6500 rpm and the maximum torque generated is 146 Nm at 3400 rpm. It gives an average mileage of 12kmpl (in city) and 16kmpl (on highways). It has (sequential electronic fuel injection) SEFI as fuel supply system. The front suspension is independent McPherson strut with offset coil spring while the rear suspension is semi-independent heavy duty twist beam with twin tube dampers. It has gas filled shock absorbers. The front wheels have ventilated disc brakes and the rear wheels have self-adjusting drum brakes. With 5-speed manual transmission it can attain a top speed of 164kmph. The kerb weight of Ford Classic with petrol engine varies between 1110-1130kg depending upon the choice of model. While the kerb weight of Ford Classic with diesel engine is 1150kg. The safety features includes collapsible steering column, central locking, dual rear fog lamps, fuel cut-off inertia switch (in petrol variant), ABS with EBD and driver & passengers air bags (in Titanium Variant only). The air conditioner of Ford Classic is equipped with electric re-circulation and heater.

The steering is electrically powered and makes minimum turning radius of 4.90 meters. It also allows tilt adjustable settings of the steering. It offers a huge boot space of 430 litres and the boot is electrically powered & controlled. The exteriors of Ford Classic consists of crystal barrel headlamps, black radiator grille, driver and passenger mirrors. The basic variant, LXi , lacks music system but other variants are equipped with 2DIN music player that supports MP3, AM/FM and aux-in. Only the music player of Titanium variant supports Bluetooth connectivity. This sedan has 2-liter bottle holder in front door panel. This car has two tone color co-ordinate interiors along with full fabric seat trims. The instrument panel consists of distance to empty, tachometer, headlamp on warning, door ajar indicator and low fuel warning lamp. For security it is equipped with passive anti-theft system also known as PATS. The Titanium variant is equipped with 14-inch alloy wheels while all other variants have 14-inch steel wheels. The Ford Classic is available in seven colors named as Colorado, Chill Metallic, Diamond White, Paprika Red, Moondust Silver, Sea Grey and Panther Black.

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