Tuesday, February 16, 2010

Ford Fiesta Vs. Toyota Yaris


The 2011 Ford Fiesta touts a 1.6L Ti-VCT Inline 4 Cylinder Engine with 119 horsepower and 109 torque. Whereas the 2010 Yaris 5 door has a 1.5L i-VTEC I4that shows 106 horsepower and 103 lbs of torque. The Ford Fiesta has an available 6 spped power shift automatic transmission. The dual clutch design optimizes responsiveness and effciency. Fiesta’s energetic powertrain has a
projected best-in-class(1) fuel economy
of 40 miles per gallon (hwy.).
Key features include:
• 119-horsepower 1.6L Ti-VCT Duratec
I-4 engine, designed for power, fuel
economy and low emissions
• 5-speed manual transmission
• Available PowerShift 6-speed
automatic transmission
• Electric power-assisted rack-and-pinion
steering for agile, precise response
• Ford of Europe-developed
vehicle dynamics
• Low noise, vibration and
harshness (NVH)

The toyota Yaris only has a 4 speed Automatic transmission available.

“Look closer and it’s also very neatly finished
and detailed.” — Motor Trend, May, 2009

On the inside, Fiesta elevates expectations for
cars in this segment. The craftsmanship and use
of premium materials set Fiesta apart from other
small cars. Key features include:
• Edgy interior design featuring high-quality,
soft‑touch materials
• Contemporary “cockpit” and instrument panel
with 4-inch
multifunction
display screen
• Center stack
inspired by
mobile-phone
design, with
all controls
within easy reach
• Generous front leg room, comfortable rear
seat and plenty of luggage space
Fiesta will also offer:
• Intelligent Access with Push Button Start
• 7-color ambient interior lighting
• SIRIUS® Satellite Radio
• SYNC®(2) with
Traffic, Directions
and Information
functionality
Clearly, Ford has learned how to
make cars that are among the best
available — and it’s coming to play
on American roads.”
— AutoWeek, September 22, 2008
Fiesta’s “kinetic” styling means
that the car looks like it’s moving,
even when it’s standing still. Key
exterior styling features include:
• Dragon’s-Eye headlamp design
• Razor-Slash bodyside accent
• Chrome accents
• Large, ground-hugging
front fascia
• Aggressive roofline
• New, vibrant exterior colors
and two premium paints:
Red Candy and Yellow Blaze
• LED (Light-Emitting Diode)
parking lamps
Fiesta is designed to meet safety
standards around the world.
Features include:
• Ford of Europe-developed
Intelligent Front Passenger
Sensing System with seven
airbags, including a driver’s
knee airbag (class-exclusive(1))
• Up to 55 percent usage of
high-strength, lightweight
boron steel
• Standard AdvanceTrac®
Electronic Stability Control
(1) Class is subcompact cars.
(2) Driving while distracted can result in loss of
vehicle control. Only use mobile phones and
other devices, even with voice commands,
when it is safe to do so.
What’s the offer? For those customers who are interested in reserving their own
Fiesta today, Ford will provide a SYNC & Premium Sound Package —
a $595 value — at no additional charge. The offer is available now and
runs through April 1, 2010.

So Reserve Your Fiesta Today.