2019 Ford Focus Active Wagon

Quite often Ford comes out with a few vehicles which it brings within is focus range. The much-awaited 2019 Ford Focus Active Wagon is one such vehicle where quite a bit of effort and energy is being put in by Ford. It is supposed to come with a few new features but right now we have to go by hearsays and what is available in the grapevine in the form of rumors. But there are some pieces of information and photos which are reliable and will certainly give us an idea regarding the design, engine, interiors, and exteriors. We will try and come out with a reasonably accurate review so that our readers are able to have some reliable information about this much-awaited vehicle.

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2019 Ford Focus Active Wagon

Design Features

It is designed like the Ford Active Hatch. The Wagon is expected to have some improved off-road styling. But it is still not sure whether it will have all-wheel drive and if it is the case, it will be a letdown. Going by reports it will most likely be a front wheel drive and many excited customers could be in for some unpleasant surprise.

2019 Ford Focus Active Wagon Changes, Exterior

There are reasons to believe that the there will a few noteworthy additions to the exteriors. This could include some noticeable changes to the rear and front bumpers. It also will have silver and grey highlight and there will quite a bit of it. It also is believed that the side sills will look much more prominent and the wheel arch protectors will look quite distinct and noticeable even from a distance.

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The off-road ability has been further increased by adding Trail and Slippery option. This has been added to some select drive modes of the Active Wagon. Though it does not have any additional off-roading hardware, the drive modes certainly go a long way in improving the stability and power delivery capabilities of the vehicle. This takes into account changing road surfaces which often are slippery and unstable. The ride will also see a rise of around 30 mm in the front and 34 mm in the rear. This will give improved road clearance. The Focus Active Wagon will most certainly rid on wheels that are 17 inches in circumference. Finally, it will have 215/55 tires along with 18-inch rims which will come fitted with 215/50 rubber.

Read: 2019 Ford Focus Active Crossover

Ford Focus Active Wagon 2019 Interior

The interiors may not have anything significant to showcase when compared to the various other models of the Focus. The only change that we can expect is the seat upholstery which could be unique. The other interiors fittings and fixtures will almost be the same as the other ranges. These include Sync Infotainment screen (Ford’s SYNC 3), automatic gearbox with rotary controls and the doing away with handbrake. It will ride on the 8-inch color touchscreen (pinch and swipe option), also there already standard Apple CarPlay and Android Auto.

Read: 2019 Ford Focus ST-Line

Furthermore, there is the standard B and O audio system. As for the connectivity, there is upgraded FordPass Connect, it can become the mobile WiFi hotspot, and could get up to 10 different devices. Optionally you could get wireless charging.
One the whole the 2019 Focus Active Wagon may not have the most solid interiors but certainly, it will be pleasing to the eyes and comfortable too.

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2019 Ford Focus Active Wagon interior

Engine

The engine will also be the same as is the case with the rest of the Focus range. Wagon will come with a 1.0 liter EcoBoost with 123 horsepowes. It will have three cylinders, which gives it a solid fuel efficiency of 4.8 l/100 km. You can also see another variant with 1.5 liters EcoBoost, also 1.5-liter EcoBlue and 2.0-liter EcoBlue diesel units. The power of the petrol engine is in the range of 150 hp with 5.3 l/100 km. Furthermore, first 1.5 l diesel gets 120 horsepower, with 3.5 l/100 km, while second EcoBlue (2.0) gets 150 horsepower and fuel consumption of 4.4 l/100 km. It also will have an eight-speed gearbox compared to six-speed in the previous versions.

Safety:
– Adaptive Cruise Control with Stop and Go,
– Speed Sign Recognition and Lane-Centring,
– Adaptive Front Lighting System,
– Active Park Assist,
– Evasive Steering Assist.

Read: 2019 Ford Focus Vignale

Price and Release date

The basic price is expected to be around $25,990 and it could hit the markets big time around April/May of 2019.

2019 Ford Focus Active Wagon photos

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