An Up-Close Look at the 2017 Ford Fiesta

There are a variety of affordable hatchbacks available in today's market. If you've been searching for the right hatchback to get you around the Washington, Greenville, and New Bern areas, you've no doubt come across the 2017 Ford Fiesta in your travels. But, have you really stopped to take a look at it?

Our team at Pecheles Ford is going to help you learn more about the 2017 Ford Fiesta. In this article, we're going to explore the engine power and efficiency, interior space and comfort, and entertainment and technology features. Reading this review of the 2017 Ford Fiesta will help you learn enough so you can decide for yourself if this is the right vehicle for you. Let's get started!

2017 Ford Fiesta: Power & Efficiency

The Ford Fiesta is equipped with a 1.6L 4-cylinder engine that's paired with a 5-speed manual transmission. While this engine can reach 120 horsepower, drivers looking for a little more bite can upgrade to the 1.6L tubocharged direct injection EcoBoost® 4-cylinder that can deliver 197 horsepower. In terms of efficiency, when equipped with the standard 1.6L 4-cylinder engine, the vehicle delivers 27/35 city/highway MPG. The Ford Fiesta also comes with Torque Vectoring Control, which is a feature that adds slight brake pressure to help deliver more control to drivers while cornering.

Interior Space & Comfort

The Ford Fiesta features a spacious 85.1 cubic feet in its cabin for the five passengers that it can carry. The front features cloth bucket bolster seats, while the rear features a cloth bench. As for passenger space, riders in the front get 39.1 inches of headroom and 37.1 inches of space for their legs. Rear passengers get 37.1 inches of front headroom and 31.2 inches of legroom. This hatchback also includes 14.9 cubic feet of space for your cargo, which can actually increase to 25.4 cubic feet when you fold the second-row seats down.

Entertainment & Technology Features

The Ford Fiesta features a 6-speaker sound system to deliver your audio entertainment. This vehicle also comes with SYNC® with SYNC® Applink™, which is an intuitive infotainment system that features smartphone connectivity and even uses enhanced voice recognition. You can easily select your media options like the AM/FM radio or the CD player with MP3 playback capabilities by using your voice and keeping your hands on the wheel. The steering wheel even features mounted controls where you can adjust your volume or change the radio station or skip tracks while keeping your hands safely on the wheel.

Take the 2017 Ford Fiesta Test Drive

At Pecheles Ford, we're happy to help you learn more about the 2017 Ford Fiesta. In this article, we showed you what this vehicle can do and what it offers in terms of comfort and entertainment. But if you still need more information to go on, why not check this vehicle out in person at our dealership? You can even take the Ford Fiesta out on the road for a spin to see how you feel.

Schedule your test drive with us at Pecheles Ford, the dealership that proudly serves drivers all across the Washington, Greenville, and New Bern areas.

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