First released onto the car market in 1976, the Fiesta is one of Ford's greatest success stories; selling well over eight million cars spanning eight generations.
Today, the Fiesta remains a popular choice in the burgeoning supermini market, where it really can hold its own, as the latest 2009 model attests.
Ford has recently released details on the new Ford Fiesta which was designed in Europe for customers around the world. It has a dramatic exterior design and new interior designed with high quality materials and bold use of colours. The new 2009 Ford Fiesta blends a sporty and sophisticated driving experience into one well built vehicle.
They also introduced two new engines; the ultra low CO2 Fiesta ECOnetic and the 1.6 litre Duratec Ti-VCT petrol unit. This model is approximately 40 kilogrammes lighter than previous models which make this one more fuel efficient. It is also has over 55% of the body structure made of high strength steel to give you a safer ride.
The new 2009 Ford Fiesta has Intelligent Protection System with standard knee airbag and comes with other optional safety features. It has the latest high-tech features including Ford Easy Fuel capless refueling, keyless entry and Ford Power start button. This model was developed to make the new Fiesta stronger, safer and more comfortable. It has a rigid body structure which means strong crash protection. There is a host of comfort and convenience features you would normally expect to find on larger vehicles.
It has a high level of standard equipment in all models which includes power door mirrors. The vehicle is made for maximum driving comfort with improved seating and rake steering adjustment. The new 2009 Ford Fiesta was built to be fuel efficient and to last a long time. The new Ford Fiesta 1.25i Zetec has recently been named by What Car? magazine as its Car of the Year 2009, proving that this little car really does have ultimate staying power and massive popular appeal.
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