Ford Falcon has always been an exciting car, regardless of which model we are talking about. For more than 50 years Falcon models have provided a perfect blend of a family vehicle and a sport car. There will be no changes on that front with 2017 Ford Falcon XR8. We are looking at an exciting car which can draw attention of a vast variety of buyers. The new XR8 is truly a gem which will redefine the expectations buyers have from Ford Falcon.
Design: Exterior and Interior of 2017 Ford Falcon XR8
The changes on the latest Ford Falcon have been minor, and 2017 Ford Falcon XR8 keeps the recognizable look of previous models. Special attention has been paid to trapezoidal grille and LED headlights which now have the looks which are more similar to a sport car. Car’s body is almost 212 inches long and the car has the weight of approximately 1580 kilograms. This five door sedan is beautifully designed with alternations which can be considered an improvement from the last model.
The interior of 2017 Ford Falcon XR8 is equally attractive as its exterior. It is evident that the designers have spent a lot of time trying to make the xr8 more cozy and roomy than the previous Falcon model. The leather seats and leather steering wheel just add up to the general impression of conformity and luxury. This car has the capacity of comfortably accommodating up to five passengers. 2017 Ford Falcon xr8 has an abundance of safety and entertainment features such as MyFord Touch system, USB ports, SD card slots, an exquisite sound system as well as a voice command option. By all industry standards this is a gracefully designed vehicle, which will be among the best of its class, once it finds itself on the market.
XR8 Falcon’s Engine
2017 Falcon XR8 has a 5 liter V8 petrol engine which is capable of producing astonishing 471 horse power. It can go from 0 to 60 mph in less than 5 seconds, and its top speed is 141 miles per hour. XR8 is equipped with a 6 speed automatic transmission, but a manual 6 speed transmission is available upon request as well. The lack of fuel efficiency is compensated with sheer speed and power, since it consumes a gallon on every 17 miles. 2017 Ford Falcon XR8 is a dependable car which has a lot to offer whether the buyers use it on the open road or in the city.
Price and Release Date of new Falcon Ford
The latest Ford Falcon still remains without a set release date. However, we can expect it to be on the market by the summer of 2016. This might change in the upcoming months if there are any setbacks in the process of releasing this vehicle. The projected price is around 59.000$, which makes it competitive with other vehicles of its class. It remains unknown whether 2017 Ford Falcon XR8 will be available only in Australia or it will be attainable on the worldwide market. It seems that XR8 will be a major success, which will continue to wear proudly the name of its famous forerunners.