Ford has released the first official pictures for the new Ford Mondeo Facelift to be presented at the Moscow Show, scheduled for August. The renovations are almost similar to thr aesthetic changes that have affected the S-MAX and Galaxy models, already under restyling of mid-career. In addition to the redesigned front, major innovations are the new front bumper with LED daytime running lights. The same technology was used for the tail lights and is also present in the cockpit, dominated by the renewed central console.
The restyled Ford Mondeo will be available in versions with 4 and 5-doors (sedan and wagon). As for engines, debuted the new EcoBoost engines: the 2.2 TDCi 200 bhp and 2.0 petrol power with 240 bhp, the latter tied exclusively to the sequential gearbox that allows PowerShift reduce emissions to 179 g / km CO2. The new dual-clutch gearbox is available as standard also confirmed for the 2.0 petrol engine 203 hp and – on request – the 2.0 TDCi 163 bhp engine. Moreover, the supply of diesel engines includes the entry-level 2.0 TDCi 115 bhp.
With the facelift of mid-career also expands the list of options for the Ford Mondeo which now includes the Lane Departure Warning system that indicates the lane change, the device Auto High Beam Control that automatically adjusts the beam and Driver Alert. Besides this, the new Mondeo inherits other devices already available on S-Max and Galaxy, as the Blind Spot Information System, speed limiter, rear doors with safety locks for children to electrical activation and the back camera. The Ford Mondeo Facelift goes on sale in European markets from September.