Ford has declassified a new model B-Max
Ford has extended the first official images and information about the new high-capacity wagon B-Max, which promises to be one of the most innovative models in the segment.
The technology, built on the hatchback Ford Fiesta, will be presented at the Geneva Motor Show in March this year. The main competitors Ford B-Max will be the Opel Meriva, Citroen C3 Picasso and the Renault Scenic.
From its competitors in the Ford B-Max primarily distinguished by the absence of the central pillars and sliding rear doors, borrowed from the concept car. The problem of rigidity of the body, which is a consequence of the absence of the central pillars, Ford engineers have decided to integrate the power sliding doors in the legs.
Exact specifications and dimensions will be known after the premiere. Recall the concept car was longer than the five-door “Fiesta” at 11 cm but shorter than the Ford C-Max at 32 cm is assumed that the size of the production car will be exactly the same dimensions of the concept.
Trunk volume will be 397 liters, while the rear seats folded it can be increased up to 1496 liters. Range of powertrains Ford B-Max will make three-cylinder turbo new generation 1.0-liter EcoBoost turbine recently announced on the Ford Focus, as well as the family of economical diesel Duratorq.