Announced in Cologne (Germany) during the event Go Further, the new Ford Fiesta evolves not only from an aesthetic point of view and with regard to the proposed versions (four in all: Vignale, ST -line, Titanium and Active), but also for technologies equipped on board, designed to ensure the highest possible level of safety and comfort.
There are sensors that monitor the road up to 130 meters away. The car is equipped with an advanced system for the recognition of pedestrians called Pre-Collision Assist with Pedestrian Detection which helps to prevent and avoid the risk of collisions at night and in low visibility situations. Added to this is an update to Active Park Assist which brakes autonomously to prevent small accidental bumps during maneuvers of parking . These are the words of Darren Palmer, Small Car Vehicle Line Director, Ford of Europe.
For some drivers, seeing for the first time their car to park itself alone can be so amazing to generate distraction. The automatic braking intervention during the use of the Active Park Assist, in this as many other occasions, helps prevent small incidents and to make parking maneuvers even less stressful.
From the point of view of the audio system, the next-generation Fiesta incorporates a B & O PLAY System while connectivity is entrusted to the platform SYNC 3 by means of touchscreen interaction entered the cockpit from 4.2, 6.5 or 8 inches, all in high resolution. The redesign of the interior, finally, allowed to simplify checks reducing by almost 50% the number of buttons, to intuitiveness and immediacy benefit.
Other technologies on board Traffic Sign Recognition for the recognition of traffic signs, automatic headlights Auto High Beam, the Cross Traffic Alert system for traffic monitoring, Adaptive Cruise Control dedicated to the adaptive control cruising speed, adjustable speed Limited which is an adjustable speed limiter, Blind Spot Information System for the identification of vehicles in the shadows of specchiatti, distance Indication to maintain a safe distance, Driver Alert which controls the attention of driver, Lane keeping Alert and Lane keeping Aid for the maintenance of the lane and Forward collision Warning which alerts in case of danger of collision.