What’s Under the Hood of the 2017 Ford Fiesta ST?

By Admin | Posted in Ford Fiesta, Powertrain on Wednesday, July 26th, 2017 at 8:00 am
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Engine and Performance Features for the 2017 Ford Fiesta ST

A vehicle as affordable as the 2017 Ford Fiesta ST often makes people think it doesn’t have much to offer beyond just a low price tag. That’s sometimes true, especially when it comes to other automotive companies. But that is most assuredly not the case for the new Ford Fiesta ST. In fact, the 2017 Fiesta ST includes a comprehensive suite of advanced new safety, technology, connectivity, comfort and convenience features. And on top of all of that, the new Fiesta ST features an efficient yet powerful engine. And that’s what we’ve decided to focus on here. So, without further ado, let’s find out all we can about the engine and performance features for the 2017 Ford Fiesta ST.

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How Powerful is the 2017 Ford Fiesta ST?

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For an optimized combination of power and gas mileage, there’s no better model than the 2017 Ford Fiesta ST. That’s because it features a fuel efficient yet powerful 1.6-liter EcoBoost four-cylinder engine paired with a six-speed automatic transmission. This combination offers 197 horsepower and 202 pound-feet of torque while getting 26 miles per gallon in the city and 33 miles per gallon on the highway. In other words, you’re saving money at the pump without having to sacrifice the power that makes a car fun to drive.

Additional Powertrain Features for the 2017 Ford Fiesta ST

A powerful, efficient and fun-to-drive engine isn’t the only impressive powertrain feature for the new Ford Fiesta ST. It also features a precision sport-tuned suspension and braking system, an electronic Torque Vectoring Control system to reduce understeer and a three-mode electronic stability control system.

For more on the 2017 Ford Fiesta ST and everything it brings to the table, or for more on any of our other new Ford cars, trucks and SUVs, please don’t hesitate to reach out to our friendly and knowledgeable Akins Ford staff near Atlanta, GA. You can also check out our Ford Model Research Page.

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