2018 Ford Kuga

Monday, December 12th 2016. | Ford

2018 Ford Kuga is also known well in American market with another name, the Escape. Recent announcement mentioned that Ford will give a face-lift. It is one of vehicles from Ford with h the good position on the market. The smart-looking design will be presented with the good technology to support its comfort. The vehicle is very nice to drive. Almost all aspects are presented with slight redesign.

2018 Ford Kuga Front Angle

2018 Ford Kuga Exterior

To come out as the second generation, there will be some parts from the previous model such as LED headlights as well as the rising belt line which is bigger than before and 81-mm longer. The reshaped tailgate will complete the rear of the 2018 Kuga along with the taillights. Likely, they will redesign the grille and front bumper too. In another word, the company will not go too far to make it totally different from the previous model. Some parts will be retained to keep its tradition.

2018 Ford Kuga Interior

At first, you might think that there is no update or change on its interior. But, Ford will give minor changes. It will borrow the climate control switch-gear and the three-spoke steering wheel from the latest Ford Focus. The 2018 Ford Kuga will also get 8-inch touchscreen that is integrated to Ford’s SYNC infotainment system with more intuitive, user friendly and easier design. The seats are soft and comfortable with the support of leather upholstery to make it perfect for a long travel time.

2018 Ford Kuga Engine

There will be some really good engines to provide. The 2018 Ford Kuga will get turbocharged four-cylinder EcoBoost engine and 1.6 liter to generate about 147 HP and 177 pound feet of torque power while the fuel economy is about 35 mpg. The second engine is four cylinder and 1.8 liter EcoBoost engine that can produce about 180 HP and 200 pound-feet of torque with fuel economy about 37 mpg combined. It is capable to accelerate from 0 to 60 mph in just 10 seconds while the top speed is about 116 mph.

2018 Ford Kuga Release date and price

The 2018 Ford Kuga is predicted by many experts to be available with the starting price around $28,900 for the basic trim and the top model can reach more than $46,990 which is the Titanium. We expect that it will be released in the beginning of 2016 and it will be the strong rival for BMW X5, Audi Q5, Dodge Journey and Lexus NX 200t. However, there is no official confirmation has been released by Ford, therefore we have to wait a little more time.