Europe has got new Ford Mondeo Hybrid

January 24, 2015 at 6:22 pm

Ford has started assembling the new hybrid version of the fifth-generation Mondeo. Europeans price tags on the car, which with an economical power plant consumes only 4.2 liters of gasoline per 100 kilometers in combined cycle, is starting with 31 thousand euros.
Sedan Ford Mondeo Hybrid is equipped with a power unit, consisting of a 2.0-liter gasoline engine with 140 horsepower with two additional electric motors, and a set of lithium-ion battery capacity of 1.4 kWh. The total capacity of all hybrid motors is 186 horsepower. In addition, an additional charge a car battery is due to the recovery of 95% of the braking energy of the vehicle.

Ford Mondeo Hybrid pics

Ford Mondeo Hybrid picture

The first version of the Mondeo has appeared on the market in 1993 and since then the world has sold more than 4.8 million copies of this car. In Europe, the model is produced in two plants – in Valencia, Spain, and St. Petersburg, Russia.

Ford Mondeo Hybrid pics

Ford Mondeo Hybrid picture

In addition to the hybrid, in the Old World the fifth generation of “Mondeo” is presented with a new 1.5-liter gasoline engine and a forced two-liter EcoBoost diesel TDCi. The prices for hybrid versions will be approximately equal to the aggregate version with “heavy” fuel.