No matter how much change the car market of the world is experiencing, the hatchbacks are certainly here to stay. The same is very true when the Indian car market is concerned. Earlier this year, the car market of India has already seen some important hatchback launches including the new-gen Maruti Suzuki Swift, the updated Hyundai Elite i20 and the new Mini Countryman. Year 2018 certainly has many more hatchback launches to offer.
Check out the top 4 hatchback launches that are yet to take place in India this year:
Ford Figo facelift
The Ford Figo hatchback along with its sedan twin Aspire is readying to come in its facelift avatar. The Figo facelift has been spied quite a few times. The updated Figo will get cosmetic updates in the form of a new grille, bigger new headlights and restyled front and rear bumpers. The tail lights would get new LED elements.
On the inside, there will Ford’s latest SYNC 3 infotainment system with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto support along with other slight changes.
The Figo facelift will get the new 1.2L Dragon petrol mill replacing the existing petrol unit that generates 96 PS of power and 120 Nm of torque. The diesel version will continue with the same 1.5L oil burner from the outgoing model.
The Ford Figo facelift is expected to launch in India is the June-July period and is likely to cost at around Rs. 4.75 lakhs onwards.