The new Ford Mondeo for 2018 is as fun as always. Diesel or hybrid variant, Titanium or ST, this car is going to surprise every owner with its functionality and practicality. After the facelift, the 2018 Ford Mondeo will be more aggressive. Also, designers will pack it with the latest infotainment and safety features. So, with all additions, Mondeo will continue to dominate in Australia and New Zealand. Finally, its popularity raises on the UK market.
Changes on the 2018 Ford Mondeo include the revisit of the hybrid drive system. Already fuel-friendly and economical, this version will get another boost in mpg rating. However, Ford has to lure buyers with an attractive appearance, so this sedan will get also a wagon version. All in all, pretty versatile car promises a lot of fun.
2018 Ford Mondeo Drivetrain
The base engine for the 2018 Ford Mondeo Zetec model is a 1.0-liter turbo-four EcoBoost drivetrain. It is mated to a 6-speed manual gearbox. This combination can provide 125 hp. Another patrol unit available for Mondeo is a 1.5-liter Also EcoBoost. This one is good for 160 horses, but buyers will have to pick either manual or automatic transmission. Both of these have 6 gears.
The new Ford Mondeo 2018 also has to offer diesel variants. Smaller displacement is a 1.5-liter Duratorq in combination with a 6-speed manual or auto transmission. Upper version brings 2.0-l Duratorq unit with an output of 150 hp. It is 30 horses more than the 1.5-l mill can produce. The same 6-speed auto/manual gearbox is ready for this engine.
The 2018 Ford Mondeo offers a hybrid version with electric battery supporting a petrol engine. A conventional powertrain is a 2.0-liter unit. With a help from the electric battery, it can gain up to 190 hp and just around 130 pound-feet of torque.
2018 Ford Mondeo Trim Levels
The versatility of the 2018 Ford Mondeo is a key to its success. With so many options, it can compete with other sedans in the Australian and UK market. The car is available as a 5-door sedan or wagon version called Estate. Both body styles are ready for all trim levels, and buyers of the vehicle will have a wide choice. The entry-level model is Zetec. Ford Mondeo Titanium upgrades it with 18-inch wheels, and ST Line model adds sports suspension.
The ST Line Edition and 2018 Ford Mondeo Vignale are top of the lineup model. The first one brings aluminum pedals red stitches on seats. Outside, we will see a spoiler in body color and 19-inch wheels. Vignale sedan is the most luxurious model in 2018 Mondeo family. Unique cabin and other premium parts will make this car alluring, but also, the most expensive.
2018 Ford Mondeo Price
The 2018 Ford Mondeo is going to be available from around $21,000. It is a base Zetec edition. With so many options, buyers can tune their sedan and make the best combination. Diesel or petrol, sedan or wagon, more or less equipment. There are numerous choices for the 2018 Mondeo. The most expensive starting package is Vignale with the price about $30,000. Hybrid, available only with Titanium trim level, will cost buyers $28,000.