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    Spying: The Smaller Fusion aka The 2014 Ford Fiesta


    William Maley

    Staff Writer - CheersandGears.com

    August 9, 2012

    The updated Ford Fiesta has been caught once again while doing some testing and it gives us our best look at what to expect.

    The front end has a vibe of the upcoming 2013 Ford Fusion, with its Aston Martin-esk fascia and similar styling on the headlights. Around the back is a new lip spoiler on the trunk and the taillights getting the Fusion treatment.

    The current Fiesta's engine; a 1.6L inline-4 making 120 HP and 112 lb-ft of torque will be replaced with a 1.0L turbocharged inline-3, producing around 125 HP and 147 lb-ft of torque.

    The new Fiesta is expected to come out at this year's LA Auto Show.

    Source: Motor Trend

    William Maley is a staff writer for Cheers & Gears. He can be reached at william.maley@cheersandgears.com or you can follow him on twitter at @realmudmonster.

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    This is sounding more and more like an great little starter car and or commuter car for people that are looking to be frugal and or are on a tight budget.

    GM needs to do a comparison and see how they stack up against this car.

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    Sweet torque number on the new motorcycle engine. This will put it back in the running with the Sonic, performancewise.

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