Originally meant to be sold on European market, the Ford C-MAX has arrived on U.S. soil. Contrary to the conventional gas-powered C-MAX models on Europe, the C-MAX in the U.S. sticks to hybrid and also plug-in hybrid models. We love it when we see one roll in our auto services Denver.
Ford offers three available C-MAX models: C-MAX Hybrid SE, C-MAX Hybrid SEL and C-MAX ENERGI. Ford C-MAX is driven by a 2.0L Atkinson-Cycle I-4 hybrid engine. This engine has a projected horsepower of 141 and projected torque of 129 lb-ft. Moreover, this engine is paired with an electronic continuously variable transmission or eCVT as well as a 118hp, 88kW electric motor. The C-MAX Hybrid has a 1.4 Lithium-ion battery, why C-Max Energy has a 7.6-kWh Lithium-ion pack.
This unique front-wheel drive hatchback has a height of 63.9 inches, width of 72 inches and length of 173.6 inches. Moreover, it has a wheelbase of 104.3 inches and ground clearance of 5.5 inches. C-MAX Hybrid can comfortably hold 5 passengers; carry 24.5 cu.ft. of luggage and 52.6 cu.ft. of max cargo. On the other hand, the C-MAX ENERGI, can carry 19.2 cu.ft. of luggage and 42.8 cu.ft of max cargo capacity. For fuel economy, the C-MAX hybrid has 47 city/ 47 Hwy, while the C-MAX Energi can reach up to 108 city/ 92 Hwy.
C-MAX has several standard features, like the cloth seat trim, dual sliding side doors, dual-zone automatic climate control, 17-inch alloy wheels, power driver seat, heated front seats, fog lamps, leather seats, auto-dimming interior mirror, Homelink, push button start and so much more. Optional features on the other hand include panoramic sunroof, navigation system, hands-free power liftgate as well as upgraded audio.
For notable features like C-MAX has active grille shutters, HD Radio technology, MyFord Mobile, SYNC w/ MyFord Touch, Active Park Assist, All Speed Traction Control, Reverse Sensing System and SOS Post-Crash Alert System. If you have and are in need of tires Denver, check out Saul’s Autotek.
The store price of C-MAX today may start at $25,000 to $33,000. For second hand, the price is at $24,000 – $25,000 on average.
Ford C-MAX is versatile, practical and fuel efficient. Though, this car may come in a huge price, it is worth it compared to the fuel savings you would make in the long run. It is because of this fact that C-MAX is rated at 4.8.