Although the new generation of the Ford Fiesta was recenltly launched, the American manufacturer hurried and unveiled the Zetec S edition of the small vehicle. Being powered by a 1.6 liter engine capable of developing 120 hp the new car hits 100 km/h in just 9.9 seconds which is a good improvement if we consider that the current version of the Fiesta sprinted to 100 km/h in 10.7 seconds.
Also an improvement comparing to the old version is the fuel economy: the new Fiesta achieves a fuel economy of just 5.9 liters/100 km while the old version had a fuel economy of 6.5 liters/100 km.
The Ford Fiesta Zetec S includes a new bodykit consisting in a front and rear bumpers, new side skirts, a re-designed roof spoiler and new alloy wheels. Also the interior the dashboard includes new aluminium accessories, while the steering wheel, gear level and handbrake received new leather trim.