Ford India launches 2014 Endeavour
Automobile manufacturer Ford India on Tuesday launched the new 2014 Ford Endeavour, the latest edition of its true-blue, all-terrain SUV, featuring dynamic new styling and adrenaline pumping features, in Chandigarh.
The 2014 Ford Endeavour was launched by Nigel Harris, President Ford India.
The 2014 Ford Endeavour sports a fresh new look, with a bold grille and headlamps, and refreshed interiors.
Ford India noted that the 2014 Ford Endeavour will be sold at an attractive price starting from Rs. 19,83,898 for the base variant, offering buyers great value for money and smart features.
Harris said, "At Ford, we are committed to delighting customers through continuous improvements in our products. Endeavour is a trusted nameplate and holds a special place in Ford India's product portfolio."
"It has remained a vehicle of choice for customers who desire a dependable, muscular, rugged yet comfortable and safe SUV. The 2014 Ford Endeavour has been made more stylish, dynamic and comfortable while retaining its core DNA of an all-terrain vehicle," Harris added.
Distinctly characterized by its dynamic new styling, the exterior of the 2014 Ford Endeavour has been enhanced to accentuate the vehicle's overall appeal, making it tough and rugged while stylish and premium at the same time.
The sleek headlamps and newly designed fog lamp bezel add a dash of sophistication to the overall styling of the vehicle while the all-new bold front grill and bumper with skid plate enhances its premium appeal.
The specially designed blind spot passenger-side mirror maximizes driver visibility and enhances road safety. The stylish 16-inch alloy wheels are designed to deliver mighty performance on the road while enhancing its aspirational value, the company informed.
The interiors of the 2014 edition have been refreshed with trim updates and sport comfortable new leather seats to make the longest of journeys comfortable.
The high-end touch enabled SatNav entertainment system with navigation Bluetooth audio control and reverse parking camera, adds to the fun of exploring new roads in this premium SUV.
The 2014 Ford Endeavour continues to be powered by a highly responsive and refined 16-valve Duratorq TDCi powertrain which features outstanding torque output.
The 3.0-liter Duratorq TDCi common-rail powertrain peaks at 380 Nm of torque at 2500 rpm with 156PS of power, delivering thrilling performance.
The trusted SUV will also be sold with a 2.5-liter Duratorq TDCi with a 4X2 manual transmission.
The 2014 Endeavour is available in three variants: 2.5 Liter Duratorq TDCi 4x2 Manual Transmission; a 3.0-Liter Duratorq TDCi 4x2 Automatic Transmission and a 3.0-liter Duratorq TDCi 4x4 Automatic Transmission, that will be available at Rs. 19,83,898, Rs. 21,28,119 and Rs. 23,06,302 respectively.
The electric shift-on-fly system gives enthusiasts the flexibility to switch to 4X4 mode and conquer the toughest terrains while a 5-speed automatic transmission helps gobble up those miles with ease.
The 4X4 and 4x2 automatic variant will also sport cruise control to add to the superior driving experience and enhance Endeavour's credentials.
"The 2014 Ford Endeavour is for enthusiasts who are outgoing, adventurous and believe in exiting their comfort zones to take the road less travelled, yet never compromise on their comfort. This is an extremely capable machine, and we are confident it'll add to the appeal of our trusted nameplate," Harris said.
The company officials said that the Ford Endeavour has also been adjudged the most dependable vehicle in its segment by JD Power Asia for three consecutive years and underpins Ford's philosophy to 'Go Further' in delivering more for the India consumers.
(Posted on 29-04-2014)