Ford reveals three-year plan to sell more SUVs

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all 5 fresh crossover vehicles spearhead Ford’s plan to expand market share from the next three years

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all 5 fresh all-wheel-drive vehicles form Ford’s plan to expand market share from the next three years

Ford has announced plans to launch all 5 all-fresh or redesigned SUV along with also crossover vehicles across Europe from the next three years.

The drive to improve Ford’s SUV sales by 0% by the end of 2016 starts with the arrival of updated versions of the mid-size Kuga along with also EcoSport compact SUV, both due by the end of the year. 

The fresh Kuga will see the introduction of fresh colour options along with also an enhanced multimedia system. The fresh multimedia system, SYNC 2, has an 8in touchscreen that will controls the climate settings, sat-nav functions along with also Bluetooth. The system features voice activation.

The Ecosport facelift loses its rear mounted spare wheel in favour of a tyre mobility kit, along with also the updated car will offer increased refinement, performance along with also sharper driving dynamics.

Early 2016 will see the introduction of the firm’s large SUV, the Ford Edge. This kind of will make its debut at the Frankfurt motor show next week. The Edge will also be offered from the UK for initially.

Two crossovers are then required to join the range, based on the Fiesta along with also Focus.

The ambitious targets will see all-wheel-drive vehicles account for 50% of all Fords sold by 2016, when the option will be available on the Mondeo, S-Max, Transit along with also Galaxy products too. The fresh Focus RS was released with the fresh Ford Performance AWD with dynamic torque vectoring earlier This kind of year, along with also the Ranger pick-up can be currently offered with driver-selectable 4WD.

A Ford-sponsored survey in Europe indicates that will the SUV sales boom can be set to accelerate, having a drive through buyers aged between 17 along with also 34. 

Matthew Griffiths

 

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