The 2016 Ford Territory will come as an excellent example how an SUV, that offers the customers exactly what they want, should look. The Ford company has created the new Territory in a way that the vehicle comes with a modern design, superb driving performances, technology features that help the driver feel more confident, as well as with great fuel economy.
As far as the safety of the car is concerned, Ford has equipped the Territory with its newest safety technology features, including semi and fully-autonomous driving functions and the remote parking functions. The new SUV will be based on the same platform as the new Mondeo.
Under the hood it will come equipped with both petrol and diesel engine options. Ford Australia has a plan to add an efficient EcoBoost engine that is equipped with stop-start technology, and fuel economy upgrades, to the already existing Ford Territory engine lineup.
Under the Hood
As far as the engine of the 2016 Ford Territory is concerned, under the hood you will find a multi-point fuel injection 4 l V6 engine capable of delivering 195 kW and 391 lb-ft of torque. The power to weight ratio is expected to be 98.7 W/kg and the compression ratio should be 10.3. Furthermore, a variable double overhead cam will be placed on the valve gear. If you want your new Territory to come as an AWD vehicle, you will have to order the car to come with the 2.7 l turbopowered V6 diesel engine option.
When talking about the interior of the new Territory, we have to mention that the Ford company has equipped the vehicle with Power front seat driver and auto climate control with dual climate zones, just to ensure a great passenger comfort. Some of the other features that are also included in the interior of the cabin are cloth trim, power windows, central locking remote control, dual airbag package, head airbags, side airbags, anti-lock braking, and engine immobilizer.
Thanks to the electronic brake force distribution and 18 inch alloy wheels, the 2016 model will also have excellent control and handling. With features like: Leather steering wheel, Power steering, cruise control, reversing camera, and parking distance control, the role of the driver will be a peace of cake. For the entertainment of the passengers, a modern radio compact disc player will come as a solution.
When talking about exterior features that help the driver to handle some unexpected conditions, the future Ford Territory owners can expect modern designed front fog lights and power mirrors.
2016 Ford Territory Price and release date
The price tag of the 2016 Ford Territory is expected to start with the numbers of somewhere around $48000, and the price will definitely go up, depending on the chosen trim and equipment. The official date when the 2016 Ford Territory is going to be seen on the roads around the world is not released yet by the Ford company.
But, there are some leaked inside information, that claim that the 2016 Territory, if there aren’t any problems as far as the production is concerned, should be available for buying at the end of this year or the beginning of 2016.