The 2018 Ford Fiesta is a subcompact car available in both hatchback or sedan styles. This car is perfect if you are looking for refined style and tons of advanced technology! 2018 brings a rearview camera to each model and upgrades the central display screen to 4.2-inches! The high-performance ST model is perfect for those that love to drive! Check out the rest of our 2018 Ford Fiesta review to learn more!
What are some of the trim levels available for 2018?
Ford offers the 2018 Fiesta in four trim levels ranging from the base S model to the top of the line ST! The base S model comes well equipped with tons of standard technology features like a USB port, CD player, a six-speaker sound system, a rearview camera, a 4.2-inch center display, Sync voice controls, and Bluetooth! Other standard features include manual windows, power locks, a tilt-and-telescoping steering wheel, rear seats with 60/40 split folding, a height-adjustable driver seat, air-conditioning, remote keyless entry, a rear spoiler for the hatchback models, power mirrors, and 15-inch steel wheels. The SE model gains MyKey parental controls for teen drivers, multicolor ambient lighting, metallic-painted interior trim, chrome interior door handles, cruise control, power windows, a front center console with armrest, upgraded cloth upholstery, automatic headlights, and 15-inch alloy wheels. The available SE Appearance package adds dual USB ports, Android Auto and Apple CarPlay connectivity, satellite radio, enhanced voice controls, and the Sync 3 infotainment interface with a 6.5-inch touchscreen to the SE model. As well as a leather-wrapped shift knob (automatic transmissions only), adjustable lumbar support for the driver’s seat, cloth sport upholstery, a rear spoiler for the sedan, and 16-inch alloy wheels.
What kind of powertrain options are available for the 2018 Fiesta?
There are a few different engines available for the 2018 Ford Fiesta. The S and SE models are powered by a 1.6-liter four-cylinder engine that delivers 120 horsepower and 112 pound-feet of torque. This engine is traditionally matched to a five-speed manual transmission, but you can opt for the PowerShift 6-speed automatic transmission with SelectShift. The Titanium model is powered by the same engine matched to the PowerShift 6-speed automatic transmission with SelectShift. Lastly, the ST model gets a turbocharged 1.6-liter four-cylinder engine that generates 197 horsepower and 202 pound-feet of torque.
What type of safety and security features are available?
Ford understands that safety is a priority for drivers and passengers and that is why they loaded the 2018 Fiesta full of great safety and security features! Across the model lineup, standard safety features include 3-point safety belts for all seats, battery saver, child safety rear door locks, the LATCH system, the Personal Safety System, seven standard airbags, the SOS Post-Crash Alert System, side intrusion door beams, and a tire pressure monitoring system. Optional safety features include an emergency trunk release, a rearview camera, and AdvanceTrac electronic stability control. Standard security features include a perimeter alarm, remote keyless entry, and SecuriLock passive anti-theft system.
The 2018 Ford Fiesta is perfect for those looking to save a little money but still, want to have some of the most advanced technology features and a car that is fun to drive! Come on down to Sunset Ford today to learn even more about this beauty and take on out for a test drive!