The China-made Ford Kuga will be launched on the Chinese car market on October 30 and that is earlier than expected. Price will range from 188.800 yuan to 272.800 yuan. The Ford Kuga will be made in China by the Chang’an-Ford joint venture. The latest spy shots show the Kuga is now full in production, one completely uncamouflaged example was spotted near the factory.
The Ford Kuga will be available with a 180hp 1.6 turbo or a 240hp 2.0 turbo, mated to a six-speed manual or a six-speed automatic. The 2.0 turbo will have standard 4×4, the 1.6 turbo either 4×2 or 4×4. The Ford Kuga will compete head-to-head with the successful China-made Volkswagen Tiguan.