Ford Puma – sports car brand Ford Motor Company produced in Germany in the years 1997-2001. Vehicle was first presented at the Geneva Auto Show in 1997.
During its debut at the fair in Geneva auto surprise of professionals with industry automotive industry because they did not have previously Her with accurate information can be realizable launch such a vehicle. The car was formed on the basis of the finished part and of rough with other models of the brand. Auto mode uses a modified plates under resting Ford Fiesta. While the vehicle body is completely now metalw of expression is not an individual style, which features s typical of new Fords oval lines of the division and Op tidal shapes, in accordance with New Edge design. Very carefully and appropriately to the style of the body, chosen was a form of lens headlights and rear lights complex whose edges consisting up with fragments intersecting offering up ellipses. In the interior can be noted for a lot of sports features in the form of aluminum knobs shift, white clocks indicate array speakers with red needles, chrome inserts or kibble tional seats. Puma uses a four- 16 valve (16V) engine Ford Zetec-SE developed in co-operation with Yamah, Different than offering up from the typical Zetec engines, among others, fully aluminum block needle owicami, supports important in made in one piece, plastic collector ss embracing and connecting rods made using powder sintering techniques which give a very light engine. Engines May capacity from 1.4 to 1.7 l, power output from 90 to 157 hp (not counting a rally version with a capacity of more than 200 hp) and multi-point fuel injection (MPI). The 1.7 is equipped located in the variable camshaft phase of the (VCT). Front suspension was by designed as standalone AD MacPherson-type. Many of rough from the popular Ford Fiesta can be used without modification in the Pumi, s so small has availability tuned versions of rough to Puma eg KONI dampers, Brembo brakes, the system nitro Nitrous Oxide Systems (NOS), of rough s racing Sparco and Eibach. Ford Puma to manufactured commercially Europe compared with other sports car company Ford – Mustang, which was a produced for the American. In Western-European advertising Puma occur fist Steve McQueen, who in his garage had equally Mustang. Advertising laugh and make Alive the film Bullitt.
It is planned to implement-up of second-generation Ford Puma. Just like its predecessor, you will be based on certain finished parts of altitude and components pits Ford Fiesta. The smallest engine you will be laughing capacity 1.4 liters and an output of almost 100 hp. New Puma going equally available with the turbo loaded in 1.6-liter EcoBoost engine with 180 hp.
Standard equipment up the vehicle embraced by, among others, ABS, ASR, 1 or 2 Airbags, samonapinaj trades up belts of security, Electric windows, Electric mirrors, air conditioning, power steering, heated front and the back windows and side mirrors, tinted windows, adjustable headlights from the driver, radio cassette (until 1998) and CD (since 1998), a digital clock, remote control central locking, alarm, immobilizer, security antykradzie sandals radio system (radio code and impossible possibility start the engine without the detachable panel radio) locks steering wheel and alloy wheels 6Jx15 with low profiled tires 195/50 R15.
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Ford produced varieties Ford Puma designed to take part in car rallies. This car has an engine Zetec SE four-cylinder 16 valve with a capacity of 1596 cm3 and you power over 200hp (150 kW) at 9000 rpm, and also a drive on the front wheels through a 6-speed sequential gearbox Hewland gearbox mechanism different locks automatically with a limited slip, front suspension applying MacPherson struts, brakes, Alcon 355 mm (14 inches) in front, four background Piston Alcon calipers 260 mm (10 inches), front and rear wheel arches and bumpers in the composite. Church and Tarmac 7 “x 17″ with alloy wheels.
Ford Pum (Mostly model S1600) in rallying Cigali up among others
Ford Pum can be up Chasing in several computer games, among others, Series Colin McRae Rally (Colin McRae Rally 2.0 Colin McRae Rally 3 Colin McRae Rally 04), Ford Racing 1, Ford Racing 3, Gran Turismo 2, Shox, Rally Championship Xtreme, V-Rally 3, RalliSport Challenge 2, Midnight Club II, R: Racing Evolution, Mobil 1 Rally Championship.