Ford to launch Mahindra Marazzo-based MPV in India: Details here

Dwaipayan Roy
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Ford to launch Mahindra Marazzo-based MPV in India: Details here
Ford to launch Mahindra Marazzo-based MPV in India: Details here

03 Nov 2020: Ford to launch Mahindra Marazzo-based MPV in India: Details here

American automaker Ford is planning to launch a Mahindra Marazzo-based MPV in India to compete with the Toyota Innova Crysta, Autocar has reported.

As for the highlights, the car will have a refreshed design and premium interiors featuring Ford SYNC infotainment console. It will be powered by an mHawk 2.2-liter diesel engine that we have seen on the Mahindra Thar.

Here's our roundup.

Exteriors: Ford MPV: At a glance

The upcoming Ford MPV will have an eye-catching look, featuring a sloping roofline, a muscular bonnet, a chrome-surrounded grille, a wide air vent, and projector headlamps.

It will be flanked by blacked-out B-pillars, indicator-mounted ORVMs, and designer alloy wheels.

As for the dimensions, it should have a wheelbase of 2,760mm, a ground clearance of 200mm, and a boot space of 190-liters.

Fact: Power and performance

The Ford MPV will draw power from a BS6-compliant mHawk 2.2-liter diesel engine that makes 130hp of maximum power and 320Nm of peak torque. The motor will come mated to a 6-speed manual or an automatic gearbox.

Interiors: How will the cabin look like?

Not much is known regarding the interiors of the Ford MPV. However, it should have a spacious cabin with multiple seating options, automatic climate control, fabric upholstery, and a power steering wheel.

It will house a touchscreen infotainment system with support for Ford SYNC connected car technology.

All the standard safety features, including multiple airbags, ABS with EBD, and parking sensors should be present.

Fact: How much will it cost?

The pricing and availability details of the upcoming Ford MPV in India are currently unavailable. However, it is expected to be announced by year-end or early-2021, and is likely to carry a starting price-tag of around Rs. 11.25 lakh (ex-showroom, New Delhi).