Ford India has inaugurated its 4th parts distribution centre in Kolkata, after Chennai, Mumbai and Delhi. It’s regional parts warehouses enhance Ford’s pan India reach for quicker spare parts distribution commitment to improve service efficiency.
India bound Ford Figo hatchback was officially launched in Brazil at a starting price of 35,390 BRL, which as per today’s currency conversion rates, is about Rs 9.5 lakhs. Called Ford Ka in Brazil, the hatchback is launched with only one engine option, which can run on both petrol and ethanol.
Vinay Piparsania, Executive Director, Marketing, Sales and Service, Ford India views the Union Budget as growth oriented, presenting a progressive roadmap to spur investments and infrastructure development.
Last month, Ford India introduced 2014 Ford Fiesta premium sedan with its groundbreaking SYNC with Ford AppLink smart hands-free in-car tech so drivers connected w safely while on road.
Ford India sustained its sales momentum with 11,935 vehicles in domestic wholesales and exports in the month of June, a 36% increase over 8,771 total vehicles sold over the corresponding period last year.
Fiesta is key to Ford India’s vehicle lineup as it gets the attention of driving enthusiasts. 2014 Ford Fiesta sedan is now available at a launch price of Rs 7.69 lakhs for entry-level trim Ambiente diesel, Rs. 8.55 lakh for Trend diesel, and Rs. 9.29 lakh for top end Titanium Diesel. All prices are ex sh Delhi.
Ford India sales in May 2014 has more than doubled over May 2013 with 12,288 vehicles (combined domestic wholesales and exports) sold as against 5,993 units sold in the corresponding month last year. Ford sales in India stood at 6,053 vehicles in May, up 51% over 4,002 vehicles sold in may 2013.
Ford India has re-opened bookings for all urban SUV Ford EcoSport variants. This includes 1.5L Petrol Ti-VCT Manual Transmission Ambiente, Trend, and Titanium. 1.5L Petrol Ti-VCT Automatic Transmission Titanium, 1.0L EcoBoost Petrol Manual Transmission Titanium and Titanium (O). And from the 1.5L Diesel TDCI Manual Transmission range, Ambiente, Trend, Titanium, and Titanium (O).