Ford revealed the new KA+– for the very first time likewise provided as new KA+ Active crossover variation– delivering higher comfort and convenience, more driver support technologies than the existing model, and improved exterior and interior styling.
Providing generous space for five travelers and adequate baggage, the new KA+ and KA+ Active are readily available with technologies consisting of Ford’s SYNC 3 communications and home entertainment system, rain-sensing wipers and automatic headlamps.
The new Ford KA+ and KA+ Active for the first time likewise provide an option of petrol and diesel powertrains, consisting of Ford’s new improved and fuel-efficient 1.2-litre, three-cylinder Ti-VCT (Twin independent Variable Camshaft Timing) petrol engine offering 70 PS or 85 PS, and Ford’s 95 PS 1.5-litre TDCi diesel engine developed to meet the needs of higher-mileage drivers.
The new Ford KA+ Active additional enhances the compact five-door model with rugged bodystyling, raised ride-height and unique chassis tuning, distinct front grille designs, unique interior finishes and a top-level basic devices requirements.
The KA+ was presented for consumers in Europe as a large, well-equipped and value-for-money little car that provides excellent fuel-efficiency and fun-to-drive dynamics at a cost effective cost. The Ford KA+ Active crossover is the second in a new line-up of Active cars to be offered by Ford, following the Fiesta Active that goes on sale later on this year. Active models feature SUV-inspired styling, raised trip height and extra cladding, while providing hatchback functionality and true Ford fun-to-drive attributes.
2019 Ford Ka Plus Styling
Readily available in Essential and Ultimate specs, in addition to the new Active model, the new KA+ features a high-mounted trapezoidal grille and large, swept-back headlamps, in keeping with Ford’s latest style language. A new mesh grille features a chrome surround, and basic foglamps and daylight running lights are highlighted with a distinct C-shaped chrome detail, echoed by a C-shaped moulding at each corner of the rear bumper. Restyled front and rear bumpers contribute to the assertive new look.
The Ford KA+ Active features ride height raised by 23 millimetres and exterior styling enhanced with additional rocker and wheel-arch cladding, an unique black finish for the upper and lower front grilles, and roof rails for bring bikes and sports equipment– to support active way of lives. Additional unique requirements for the KA+ Active includes unique 15-inch alloy wheels and Canyon Ridge bronze metal exterior paint colour.
2019 Ford Ka Plus Interior
The Ford KA+ interior features a grained surface on the cockpit console and durable trim products in a trendy dark charcoal palette. Distinctive chrome accents are used in areas frequently touched by customers and highly noticeable areas such as the door release deals with, centre console controls and air vents.
The KA+ Active cabin is boosted with Active-embossed scuff plates and a distinct to Active leather guiding wheel design integrating cruise control switches and including Sienna Brown stitching. Front and rear seats feature special fabric styles with Sienna Brown stripes and matching stitching, and all-weather mats for both the cabin and cargo area will secure the interior from muddy shoes and boots.
2019 Ford Ka Plus Engine
The new Ford KA+ and KA+ Active for the very first time offer customers the power of option, with readily available fuel-efficient petrol and diesel engines that satisfy the latest, rigid Euro Stage 6 emissions standards, supported by basic Auto Start-Stop technology.
Ford’s all-new 1.2-litre, three-cylinder Ti-VCT petrol engine shares a core architecture with the 200 PS 1.5-litre EcoBoost engine that powers the all-new Ford Fiesta ST, on sale later on this year, to provide from an awaited 114 g/km CO2.
Compared with the outgoing 1.2-litre Duratec petrol engine, the new engine provides to 10 per cent more torque in between 1,000 rpm and 3,000 rpm for optimised responsiveness in everyday driving, while providing a prepared for average 4 per cent fuel-efficiency improvement across the rev-range for reduced running costs. A three-cylinder configuration decreases friction and an aluminium block and cylinder head decrease weight, assisting achieve enhanced fuel-efficiency.
2019 Ford Ka Plus Price and Sale
The new KA+ and KA+ Active go on sale across Europe in 2018, priced from EUR9.990 in Germany and ₤ 10,550 in the U.K.