Recent spy shot images of Ford Endeavour are indicating towards the fact that a Ford Endeavour facelift is in the works. There are also rumours of manufacturer planning to upgrade the safety system Ford model. The Ford Endeavour is a D segment SUV which provides a great combination of luxury and off-road capabilities. Launched Ford Endeavour is expected to get refreshed look by 2019- as the spy images indicate.
The spotted test mule has a masked front which doesn’t reveal the cosmetic updates. The new Ford Endeavour is expected to get a restyled bumper and a more dominant grille inspired from the Ford F-150. The cosmetic updates are made only to the front end of the car and the other design and styling remain unchanged. There may be a few changes done to the interior in keeping with the new look of the car.
Ford Endeavour Facelift Price
Expected Price: ₹ 29 Lakhs
Expected Launch: Apr 2019
For the facelift Endeavour, the manufacturer is planning to upgrade the safety features of the car by providing AEB (Autonomous Emergency Braking) system. AEB systems detect hurdles through radar and sensors and notify the driver or automatically apply brakes to avoid a crash. Ford has many engineers working on autonomous vehicle technologies in Australia at its You-Yangs proving ground.
This midlife update could be Ford’s attempt to reduce the huge gap in the sales figures of the Ford Endeavour and Toyota Fortuner. The facelifted Ford Endeavour is expected to be launched in India early next year i.e. at the Delhi Auto Expo. When launched ford Endeavour will continue its rivalry with Toyota’s flagship SUV, the Fortuner, and the recently launched Volkswagen Tigua.
Ford Endeavour Facelift Features
The SUV will get a new touchscreen infotainment system with Ford SYNC 3 connectivity along with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay. The current generation Ford Endeavour gets two engine options in India. The company is expected to retire the existing 2.2-litre and 3.2-litre diesel engine options. Instead, the new Endeavour will likely come with a new 2.0-litre diesel engine that does duties on the international spec model.
The interior of the Ford Endeavour facelift gets slightly updated equipments along with the touchscreen infotainment system with Ford’s SYNC 3 interface. The safety features of the new Endeavour include autonomous emergency braking with pedestrian detection.
Ford Endeavour Colours
Ford Endeavour is available in the following colours in India.
Ford Endeavour Facelift Mileage
The Ford Endeavour Facelift 2.2L version mileage ranges at 12.62kmpl and 3.2L version mileage ranges at 10.91kmpl. The actual mileage can vary slightly depending upon the driving conditions, vehicle dynamics, and driving skills. In general, a mileage of 10kmpl form 2.2L version and 9kmpl from 3.2L version can be expected.