2013 Ford C-Max

2013 Ford C-Max Energi

2013 Ford C-Max

The all-new 2013 Ford C-Max is a five-passenger MAV (multi-activity vehicle). Available in Europe since 2003, the C-Max is a newcomer for the U.S. market. In Europe C-Max is offered with a choice of two diesels and two gasoline engines, but in the US, the all-new C-Max is offered exclusively with hybrid technology. The all-new 2013 Ford C-Max is a real and powerful competitor for the legendary Toyota Prius, also competing with Honda Insight and Nissan Leaf.

The all-new 2013 Ford C-Max is available in three front-wheel drive trim levels: SE Hybrid, SEL Hybrid and Energi. The 2013 C-Max Hybrid SE comes standard with 17-inch alloy wheels, dual-zone automatic climate control, full power accesories, 4-way manual seats, power mirrors with integrated signal lights, a leather-wrapped tilt-and-telescoping steering wheel and a six-speaker sound system with a CD-player and an iPod/USB interface. The Power Liftgate and Rear Park Aid package adds ambient lighting, a power liftgate and rear parking sensors. The Winter package includes heated mirrors and heated seats. The MyFord Touch interface and a navigation system can be added as options.

The C-Max SEL Hybrid and Energi add heated front seats, 10-way power driver seat, keyless ignition, keyless entry, leather upholstery, foglamps, heated mirrors and an auto-dimming rear mirror. The main difference between the C-Max SEL Hybrid and the C-Max Energi is the plug-in capability (the C-Max Energi has an external charge port and a larger lithium-ion battery than C-Max Hybrid). The Premium Audio and Navigation package adds a nine-speaker Sony sound system and a navigation system.

The 2013 Ford C-Max is Powered by a 2.0-liter 4-cylinder DOHC Atkinson-cycle engine that produces 141 hp and 121 lb-ft of torque. This gasoline engine is paired with an electric motor fed by a lithium-ion battery pack. Combined, they produced an estimated 188 hp. All models are equipped with a 2-speed electronically controlled continuously variable transmission (CVT) , and a regenerative braking system.

Standard safety features of 2013 Ford C-Max include traction control, stability control, antilock disc brakes, front side airbags, full-length side curtain airbags and a driver knee airbag.

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Posted on January 22, 2013, in 2013 Car Models, Ford. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a Comment.

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