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2011 Ford Fiesta 5d

2011 Ford Fiesta 5d

At a Glance

Pricing $15,520 - $19,410
Drive Types FWD
Engines 1.6l I4
Transmissions M5, SM6
Fuel Economy 28-29 (city), 37-38 (highway)

Our Ratings

Velocity Index 40

Overview Information

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.

Official Word:

Ford's hot-selling new Fiesta will deliver more than just great looks and the top fuel economy in its segment when it goes on sale in North America next year. The 2011 Ford Fiesta - available in four- and five-door body styles - also will set a new small car benchmark for safety, connectivity and powertrain technology. "Fiesta was developed with customers, not just for them," said Derrick Kuzak, group vice president for Global Product Development. "Fuel...Read.

Model/Trim/Package Engine MPG VjI Base Price
Fiesta 5d SE 200A 1.6l I4 (119-bhp) M5 FWD 28/37/32 38 $15,520
Fiesta 5d SE 200A 1.6l I4 (119-bhp) SM6 FWD 29/38/33 40 $16,615
Fiesta 5d SE 201A 1.6l I4 (119-bhp) M5 FWD 28/37/32 38 $16,115
Fiesta 5d SE 201A 1.6l I4 (119-bhp) SM6 FWD 29/38/33 40 $17,210
Fiesta 5d SE 202A 1.6l I4 (119-bhp) M5 FWD 28/37/32 38 $15,775
Fiesta 5d SE 202A 1.6l I4 (119-bhp) SM6 FWD 29/38/33 40 $16,870
Fiesta 5d SE 203A 1.6l I4 (119-bhp) M5 FWD 28/37/32 38 $16,275
Fiesta 5d SE 203A 1.6l I4 (119-bhp) SM6 FWD 29/38/33 40 $17,370
Fiesta 5d SES 300A 1.6l I4 (119-bhp) M5 FWD 28/37/32 38 $17,520
Fiesta 5d SES 300A 1.6l I4 (119-bhp) SM6 FWD 29/38/33 40 $18,615
Fiesta 5d SES 301A 1.6l I4 (119-bhp) M5 FWD 28/37/32 38 $18,315
Fiesta 5d SES 301A 1.6l I4 (119-bhp) SM6 FWD 29/38/33 40 $19,410