The 2020 Ford Territory is the new mid-size SUV that incorporates part of the technology of the new Ford Focus and that the oval brand will sell in certain of the world market at a very competitive price. Will it reach Europe? Keep reading
Ford has presented in China its new medium-sized SUV Territory, a model that will start selling in the Asian giant in 2019. For the time being, the US firm has not confirmed that it will market this new model in markets other than China.
Ford assures that one of the essential characteristics of Territory 2020 will be its competitive price. Due to the vehicle typology – a medium-sized SUV – this new model could share genes with the new Kuga generation that the oval firm is already fine-tuning. In turn, the new Kuga that we will see throughout 2019 will use much of the technical and mechanical platform of the new generation of the Focus, one of the most advanced C-segment compact cars of the moment.
2020 Ford Territory Interior features
The multimedia technology of connectivity, information, and entertainment FordPass Connect transforms the Ford Territory into a vehicle with Wi-Fi 4G LTE technology with which you can make use of the Internet thanks to its integrated modem. This modem can communicate several devices at the same time (up to seven devices in the case of the new Focus). On the other hand, users who have downloaded the FordPass app can remotely open and close the doors of the Ford Territory, start it or update the navigation maps or check the status and alerts of the vehicle. On the other hand, the serial eCall system is able to instantly establish contact with emergency services with immediacy.
The voice commands that can be given to the Ford Territory 2019 have been adapted to the peculiarities of the Chinese language as well as to many of its numerous dialects and accents. The information and entertainment system in this new medium-sized SUV Territory includes not one, but two, high-definition touchscreens.
2020 Ford Territory Release Date
The 2020 Ford Territory has been developed jointly with the Chinese partner Jiangling Motors Corporation (JMC). The launch of this new SUV in the largest automotive market on the planet is included in the strategic plan Ford China 2025, by which the American company plans to market something more than 50 new vehicles in the Asian giant.
Among the main features of the 2020 Ford Territory, this new SUV will include a modern information and entertainment system, a device that will also be offered with voice functions in Mandarin Chinese.
In the mechanical chapter, at the moment Ford has not specified in a concrete way the engines and the different versions with which the Territory 2020 will be sold. Yes, it has confirmed that there will be a gasoline engine, another variant of mild hybridization type “mild hybrid” with 48 Volt system and a new plug-in hybrid version plug-in.
The global security system and Co-Pilot360TM driving aid assistants released in the new Ford Focus will also be part of the Ford Territory equipment. Among the different systems included in this technology, it is worth highlighting an intelligent and adaptive cruise control and the emergency automatic braking system with a warning of collision danger, among other devices.