Ford released official pricing details for the new B-Max mini MPV. This versatile family car with its fancy Easy Access Door System now on sale in the United Kingdom, priced from £12,995 to £18,895. Delivers will begin from September though, but if you wait until then and get it from the showroom, chances are you will have to pay a few grand more.
To be more specific about the pricing, the 1.4-litre petrol engine Studio model startat £12,995, Zetec models at £15,600 and the top-of-the-range Titanium specification from £17,595.
The engine lineup comprises of the three-cylinder Ford EcoBoost petrol engine with either 100 or 120PS, the 90PS 1.4-litre Duratec unit, 95PS 1.6-litre, and the 105PS 1.6-litre Duratec engine. fuel saving technologies across the range include auto start/stop, Electric Power Assisted Steering, Gear Shift Indicator and Ford Eco drive mode.
Trim levels and equipments:
Studio – available with manual five-speed transmission and the 1.4-litre 90PS Duratec engine. The Standard features include: body colour bumpers, adjustable load floor in luggage compartment, adjustable driver’s seat, rake- and reach-adjustable steering wheel, fold flat front passenger seat, one hand one motion fold flat rear seats, electrically-operated door mirrors and one-touch windows, centre rear seat head restraint, remote central locking, Ford Easy Fuel capless refuelling system, low tyre pressure Deflation Detection System, Electronic Stability Programme (ESP), Emergency Brake Assist (EBA) and Intelligent protection System with front, side, knee and curtain airbags.
Zetec – choice of three petrol and one diesel engine including the new 1.5-litre TDCi and 1.0-litre 100PS EcoBoost. There is a choice of manual and automatic transmissions. All Zetec launch models will include Ford SYNC at no extra cost (usually £250). The Standard features on Zetec, additional to Studio, include: 15-inch five-spoke alloy wheels, halogen headlights with LED day running lights, front fog lights, leather trimmed steering wheel and gearshift knob, interior ambient lighting, sunglasses holder, manual air conditioning, child observation mirror, heated windscreen, DAB digital radio/CD with AUX, USB connection and Bluetooth, fuel computer and Thatcham alarm.
Titanium – choice of three petrol engines including 1.0-litre 120PS EcoBoost with stop/start and the 1.6-litre 95PS TDCi engine. Ford SYNC will be standard. Features additional to Zetec include: driver’s and centre rear seat armrests, driver’s seat adjustable lumbar support, cruise control, electronic automatic temperature control, automatic headlights and rain-sensing wipers, heated front seats, Ford Power Start Button, front and rear carpet floor mats, Sony DAB digital radio/CD, 16-inch 15-spoke alloy wheels and high gloss upper and lower grille surrounds.