Here we have the fifth generation Ford Mondeo, powered by Ford’s 2.0-litre turbo diesel engine, with four cylinders, and 180 hp. This is the most powerful 2.0 TDCi engine to date and it has more power than the 2.2-litre TDCi (175 hp) that it replaces. For the launch only a manual transmission with 6+R gears is available. You can also see on ThrottleChannel.com the 1.5 EcoBoost and the 1.5 EcoBoost versions of the Ford Mondeo.
Model: Ford Mondeo / Ford Mondeo 2.0 TDCi 180
Body type: 5 door liftback
Price without VAT: 37,752 Euros
Engine: 2.0-litre (1,997 cc) in-line 4-cylinder turbocharged diesel engine, DOHC with 4 valves per cylinder, multipoint direct injection (common rail), turbocharger with variable nozzle. The maximum output is 132 kW / 180 PS/hp at 3,500 rpm and peak torque is 400 Nm (or 295 lb-ft), available between 2,000 and 2,500 rpm.
Gearbox: 6-speed manual transmission
Tyres: Michelin Primacy 3 235/45 R18 98Y
Acceleration 0-100 km/h (0-62 mph): 8.4 seconds
Top speed: 220 km/h
Declared average fuel consumption: 4.5 liters of diesel per 100 km
Emissions: EU6, 117 g CO2/km
Fuel tank (l): 63
Dimensions (mm): L 4,871 / w 1,852 / h 1,482
Luggage compartment capacity: 458-1,356 liters with full spare wheel | 541-1,437 liters with mini spare wheel | 550-1,446 liters with tyres repair kit
Wheelbase (mm): 2,850
Weight: 1,584 kg
Front suspension: Independent McPherson, coil springs, sway bar.
Rear suspension: Independent multi-link, coil springs, sway bar.
Main standard equipment
Airbags for driver and front passenger, side airbags for driver and front passenger, curtain airbags for front and rear seats, ABS, ESP, HLA, high beam assistant, traffic sign recognition system, board computer, dual-zone automatic air conditioning, heated windshield and washer jets, Easy Fuel, four electricaly powered windows, electricaly adjustable and foldable side mirrors with heating, chromed element around side windows, Lane Keepings Warning & Assist, EPAS powersteering, multifunction leather steering wheel.
Main optional equipment (price in euro, without VAT)
Ruby Red Metallic Paint (584); SYNC 2 multimedia system with 7 inch touch screen (1,092) consisting navigation, DAB, 12 speaker SONY audio system, 2xUSB ports, Bluetotooth conectivity; leather interior and front seats with massage function (2,100); inflatable rear seatbelts for outer seats (187); Ford Keyless Entry & Start and adaptive Full LED headlamps (1,386); Technology Pack (630) consisting Active City Stop and Blind Spot Assist; Active Park Assist (563); rearview camera with dynamic guides (226); Winter Pack (294) consisting rear heated seats and heated steering wheel; electrically adjustable steering column (210); Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC) with Forward Collision (823); alumium pedals (134); 18 inch alloy wheels (420).
+ very roomy
+ very good ride quality
+ good engine performance
+ very good soundproofing
+ good audio system
+ great technology and assistance systems
+ nice design for instrument cluster (analog and electronic)
– only plastic decors available for the interior
– creaky interior
– low resolution rearview camera
Driven by Adrian M. for 100 km, 8.6 l/100 km average fuel consumption, 3,210 km total mileage of the car.
Filmed at Barcelo la Bobadilla