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Old 10th August 2009, 18:18   #1
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Ford India launches Ikon variant

Ford India today announced the launch of a new variant of Ford Ikon the iKool at a price starting from Rs 4.82 lakh (ex-showroom, New Delhi) which will be available across the country from Wednesday.

"Starting August 12, the Ikon iKool will be available at Ford dealerships across India at an aggressive price of Rs 4.82 lakh (petrol) and Rs 5.42 lakh (diesel), ex-showroom, New Delhi," the company said in a statement.

It said the Ikon iKool models have Duratorq TDCi 1.4 diesel and ROCAM 1.3 petrol engines that offer "class leading" fuel efficiency.

"Its new feature rich persona along with legendary driving characteristics will appeal to the upwardly mobile and ambitious customers who want their car to complement their active lifestyles," Ford India Executive Director (Marketing, Sales and Service) Nigel Wark said.
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"Its new feature rich persona along with legendary driving characteristics will appeal to the upwardly mobile and ambitious customers who want their car to complement their active lifestyles," Ford India Executive Director (Marketing, Sales and Service) Nigel Wark said.
Verbose stuff with too many jargons there!

Feature rich - Beige interiors ?
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It gets even more longer in the tooth.
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Seems this is another of those "Music" editions
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Let me guess, music system, spoiler, etc.
Basically a fully loaded car. I think it is a good move, and many young owners would like such features in their car, from the factory it self.
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The Mitsubishi Lancer now has a younger brother. Too many versions and too many years on sale. It's time to move on.
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Can the ford music systems finally play MP3 ?
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its been a long time since ford launched a limited edition. Remember the Escort days
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Can the ford music systems finally play MP3 ?
I think it can now. About time too!!
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Any interior pics if anyone has ??
Its a very long time Ford has launched Limited Edition varient. Their last limited edition variant is Escort.
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There is still no update about it on the Ford India website!!!but as been said above, problem it will come with alloy wheels, spoiler, ICE and everything. Fully loaded.
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Me thinks it's about time Ford offered something significantly distinct in the Ikon's stead. Also, wonder if the brakes are going to be as dreadful in the newest version? They called the Escort Lim-Ed "Anniversary" - So can we call this one the "Jubilee" ??
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There's been countless Limited Editions on the Fiesta.
I can remember atleast 2 in the past one year!

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Its a very long time Ford has launched Limited Edition varient. Their last limited edition variant is Escort.
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Some stickers too, I hope !
May be the much required boot release cable included, at an additional cost of 1k for that feature ?
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I wonder how long they debated and deliberated before coming up with iKool.
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