The 2015 Ford C-Max is a comfort-promising car. If you were a family person, who occasionally has to move around with cargo, you would definitely benefit from this model.
Exterior and Interior Specifications of 2015 Ford C-Max
A 5seater, its length is 173.6 inches, width is 72 inches and height is 63.9 inches. The windscreen is quite wide providing the driver with an expanded view. The grille is large with headlamps, which rather look like ‘eyes’. They artistically bend at the corners and run along a bit on the sides. The way the lamps smoothly merge with the front, it successfully gives a sophisticated look. The roof is not perpendicular and has a tapering effect towards the rear. Its back is not extraordinary but as with the headlamps, the taillights have a smooth finish too. All the features convey two aspects of the car – it will not take much space to move around and should provide a comfortable ride even at high speeds.
Inside, you get the feel of a sports car. The seats are not only comfortable but except for the driver’s, they can be folded. By folding the second row seats, you can get 52.6cu.ft. of space. Hence, travelling with cargo should not be problematic.
Engine and Mileage Details of 2015 Ford C-Max
You get to choose from two versions – an all-electric car and a hybrid. The engine is 4-cylinder engine with a capacity of 2.0liter offering 195 horsepower. Its performance can be best explained with a comparison with Toyota Prius. It runs more smoothly than the Prius despite being heavier by 700 pounds. When you are not in a hurry, make the vehicle run on electric motor and you can feel its smooth driving. The engine scores when it comes to acceleration. The shift from motor to engine is just seamless. Remember, the car charges its lithium-ion battery every time you apply brakes,which is commendable. Its mpg has not yet been confirmed by the EPA. However, the initial testing suggests that it should be close to 42 on highways and 37 on city roads.
Price and Release Date
Be ready to shell out $24,170 for this Ford vehicle. It is expected to hit the showrooms in the late months of 2015.
Availability in electric and hybrid versions is a huge plus when you prefer fuel saving over everything else. Looks wise, the 2015 Ford C-Max is not spectacular but has the components that promise easy maneuvering through city roads.