2011 Ford Fiesta

At a Glance

Pricing $13,320 - $18,510
Drive Types FWD
Engines 1.6l I4
Transmissions M5, SM6
Fuel Economy 28-29 (city), 37-38 (highway)

The Fiesta is a small front-wheel-drive car serves as Ford's entry-level model. Available in a four-door sedan and a 5-door hatch, the Fiesta combines smaller proportions and advanced powertrain technology to achieve fuel economy ratings of up to 29/38. Similar in size to the Honda Fit and Toyota Yaris, the Fiesta is over 5 inches shorter and 3 inches narrower than the larger Ford Focus. With bright colors and sharp styling, the Fiesta does not look like inexpensive transportation. Although the base model priced at $14,000 is a bit spartan, it is possible to get a model with alloy wheels and power equipment for around $16,000.

What Changed:

The Fiesta is a small front-wheel-drive car from Ford's global portfolio that is new to the US market. The Fiesta slots below the Focus in Ford's U.S. lineup and serves as Ford's entry-level model. Compared to the latest Focus, the Fiesta is some 5-6 inches shorter and 3-4 inches narrower. A 1.6l four cylinder rated at 119-bhp is the only engine offered in the U.S. Buyers can choose between a five-speed manual or an advanced dual-clutch automated transmission. The Fiesta is offered in four-door and five-door models.

Model/Trim/Package Engine MPG VjI Base Price
Fiesta S 100A 1.6l I4 (119-bhp) M5 FWD 28/37/32 $13,320
Fiesta S 100A 1.6l I4 (119-bhp) SM6 FWD 29/38/33 $14,415
Fiesta SE 200A 1.6l I4 (119-bhp) M5 FWD 28/37/32 $14,520
Fiesta SE 202A 1.6l I4 (119-bhp) M5 FWD 28/37/32 $15,015
Fiesta SE 201A 1.6l I4 (119-bhp) M5 FWD 28/37/32 $15,115
Fiesta SE 203A 1.6l I4 (119-bhp) M5 FWD 28/37/32 $15,515
Fiesta SE 200A 1.6l I4 (119-bhp) SM6 FWD 29/38/33 $15,615
Fiesta SE 202A 1.6l I4 (119-bhp) SM6 FWD 29/38/33 $16,110
Fiesta SE 201A 1.6l I4 (119-bhp) SM6 FWD 29/38/33 $16,210
Fiesta SE 203A 1.6l I4 (119-bhp) SM6 FWD 29/38/33 $16,610
Fiesta SEL 300A 1.6l I4 (119-bhp) M5 FWD 28/37/32 $16,620
Fiesta SEL 301A 1.6l I4 (119-bhp) M5 FWD 28/37/32 $17,415
Fiesta SEL 300A 1.6l I4 (119-bhp) SM6 FWD 29/38/33 $17,715
Fiesta SEL 301A 1.6l I4 (119-bhp) SM6 FWD 29/38/33 $18,510