How reliable is Ford Kuga?

How reliable is Ford Kuga?

Is a used Ford Kuga 4×4 reliable? According to our most recent reliability survey, a petrol-equipped Kuga of this generation finished in fifth place in the large SUV class, out of a selection of 22. Ford as a brand finished in 28th place out of 30 manufacturers.

Are 2013 Ford Escapes reliable?

The 2013 Ford Escape ranks in the bottom third of the compact SUV class. A poor reliability rating and finicky tech features are two of its major shortcomings. However, its strong engines and smooth handling make it enjoyable to drive.

Does the 2013 Ford Escape have problems?

The NHTSA recalled Escape models equipped with the 1.6-liter turbocharged engine in December 2012 and June 2013 for similar issues. The organization determined that the powerplant could overheat and leak oil or other fluids, possibly resulting in a fire.

How many miles will a Ford Kuga do?

Most of the readings have been around the 40mpg mark – which is some way short of the official figure. According to the data, our 2.0 TDCi 150PS front-wheel drive Kuga should deliver a combined mpg figure of 60.1mpg….The Details.

Current mileage 8021
Claimed economy 60.1mpg
Actual economy 38.1mpg

How good is the Ford Kuga EcoBoost?

Fans of the old 2.5-litre turbo five-cylinder Kuga, which offered 147kW and 320Nm, will miss the oomph in the EcoBoost. In-gear acceleration is relatively weak, and although there is enough torque on hand for most city driving duties, long up-hill moils seem to put strain on the transmission as it tries to discover additional torque.

How much does the Ford Kuga cost?

The base model FWD EcoBoost kicks off at $27,990, while this Ambiente AWD EcoBoost starts at $31,490. These prices are around $10,000 cheaper than the first-gen model. Based on the Ford Focus, the Kuga is much larger than you might think.

How does the Kuga compare to its predecessor?

Based on the Ford Focus, the Kuga is much larger than you might think. The growth in cabin space over the predecessor is obvious and impressive, with good legroom and headroom on offer in both the front and second rows.

Why buy a 2013 Ford Kuga Ambiente?

Thanks to a comprehensive model update, the 2013 Ford Kuga Ambiente is more appealing than ever. It’s looking to set new standards in the segment with innovative technologies and a range of new economical engines to help it compete at a world-class level. Ford Australia introduced the Kuga in 2012.