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New Puma: cool, calm and linked


Our
new Puma is a high-tech evolution of the UK’s bestselling automobile that could be a agency
favorite with drivers throughout Europe.

A
compact crossover that makes metropolis driving simple – and with shocking house for
5 folks and their gear – new Puma makes journeys extra pleasing and
stress-free with an all-new inside, giant digital shows, cutting-edge
connectivity and superior driving applied sciences.


Inside,
a brand new sports activities car-style cockpit wraps across the occupants with screens mounted
excessive and angled in direction of the motive force, whereas bodily buttons are at a minimal for
a peaceful atmosphere. Prospects can use 5G connectivity 1 to take cost
of their day – whether or not to keep away from sudden site visitors jams on the college run or ask
Alexa Constructed-in 2 so as to add espresso to the procuring listing.
 
Subtle
driving applied sciences make driving utilizing cruise management extra pure, slowing
down for junctions and bends, serving to drivers see into corners extra clearly at
night time, and offering a fowl’s eye view on the centre display screen to make parking a
breeze in busy streets.



Freedom
to seek out journey past town comes from responsive and fuel-efficient delicate
hybrid powertrains with as much as 155 PS – or 170 PS peak energy for the sporty new
Puma ST Powershift mannequin. 3,4
 
The
absolutely electrical Puma Gen-E might be revealed later this yr – the primary
Puma to ship zero-tailpipe emission driving. 5



Life-simplifying
expertise

 
Two
giant screens maintain drivers up-to-date and in management crisp 12.8-inch digital instrument cluster might be
customised to point out the knowledge every drivers finds most useful, whereas the
high-definition 12.0-inch centre touchscreen makes it simple to view and management
maps, infotainment and features like local weather and seat heating.
 
New
Puma’s SYNC 4 connectivity and infotainment system 6 has twice the
computing energy of the earlier model and adapts to make it best to entry
the options drivers use most. Voice recognition understands on a regular basis language
and smartphones might be simply built-in utilizing wi-fi Apple CarPlay and
Android Auto 7 – and simply recharged through wi-fi charging. 8,9
 
Even
with no smartphone linked, drivers can ask Alexa Constructed-in 2
“What’s on my calendar right now?”, “How’s my commute residence?” or “Play my driving
playlist” – both by means of the soundbar or
non-compulsory 10‑speaker B&O audio system. 8 Model and luxury are
improved with a brand new sliding armrest and a sporty, two-spoke steering wheel with
a flat backside, like in a race automobile.

New
Puma makes driving simpler. Clever Adaptive Cruise Management with Cease &
Go and Lane Centring 9,10,11 feels extra pure. The system
accelerates and brakes extra easily and may use Predictive Pace Help
9,10
to regulate cruising velocity for curves within the street, roundabouts, and
when getting into or leaving highways. Within the metropolis, an non-compulsory 360-degree
surround-view digicam system 9,10,12 can show a fowl’s eye view,
to assist keep away from scrapes with excessive kerbs when parking.

There’s
extra to the brand new headlamps than a recent design and distinctive new mild
signature. Elective Dynamic Matrix LED expertise makes use of Predictive Dynamic
Bending Mild 9,10 to observe the street forward and shine mild into
corners to assist drivers see extra clearly.

 
New
Puma has the practicality of an enormous automobile. An 80-litre MegaBox within the boot flooring is
large enough to swallow the contents of a small grocery store procuring trolley. Two
units of golfclubs can stand upright within the boot, and even with 5 folks
onboard there’s greater than 450 litres of house for baggage, procuring or a
canine cage. 13
 



Prospects
can select from Titanium, ST-Line and ST-Line X fashions, every with Puma’s now
iconic coupe-inspired exterior fashion and distinctive entrance bumper, grille and alloy
wheel designs. Six colors – together with new-to-Puma Cactus Gray – and puddle
lamps that undertaking the Puma brand onto the bottom 8 are additionally positive to
flip heads.

New
Puma fashions are powered by our 1.0-litre EcoBoost Hybrid engine that makes use of 48‑volt
delicate hybrid electrical energy to assist save gas or enhance efficiency to as much as 155
PS. 3,4 For a sportier drive, Ford Efficiency has developed the brand new
Puma ST Powershift with a particular sports activities chassis, styling and
specification – and as much as 170 PS peak energy, 3,4 delivered as
normal by means of a quick-shifting seven-speed automated gearbox that’s additionally
out there for different Puma variants.

Designed
and inbuilt Europe, Puma is manufactured at Ford Otosan’s state-of-the-art
Craiova Meeting Plant, Romania.

 

                                                                                                                
1
Related service
and options rely on community availability and appropriate plan. 5G not
out there in every single place. Evolving expertise/mobile networks/car functionality
might restrict performance and forestall operation of linked options. Related
service excludes Wi-Fi hotspot. Accessible Wi-Fi hotspot requires separate
subscription.
 
2
To make use of Alexa
Constructed-in, drivers must activate FordPass inside their car utilizing the
FordPass smartphone app or in-vehicle settings. Entry to Alexa requires an
Amazon account, SYNC 4 or SYNC 4A, FordPass, and complimentary Related
Service activated by means of the FordPass app (see FordPass Phrases for particulars).
Further merchandise and setup could also be required. Amazon, Alexa and all associated
logos and marks are emblems of Amazon.com, Inc. or its associates.
 
3
Energy, torque,
payload, towing and WLTP gas financial system scores are unbiased attributes and
might not be achieved concurrently.
 
4 Puma 125 PS 1.0-litre EcoBoost Hybrid Powershift CO2
emissions 127-143 g/km and gas effectivity 5.6‑6.3 l/100 km WLTP.
Puma 125 PS 1.0-litre EcoBoost Hybrid handbook CO2
emissions 119-135 g/km and gas effectivity 5.3‑6.0 l/100 km WLTP.
Puma 155 PS 1.0-litre EcoBoost Hybrid Powershift CO2
emissions 125-142 g/km and gas effectivity 5.5‑6.3 l/100 km WLTP.
Puma ST Powershift CO2 emissions 135-146
g/km and gas effectivity 6.0-6.5 l/100 km WLTP.
CO2 emission and gas effectivity ranges
might fluctuate in response to car variants provided by particular person markets. The
declared WLTP gas/vitality consumptions, CO2-emissions and electrical
vary are decided in response to the technical necessities and specs
of the European Rules (EC) 715/2007 and (EU) 2017/1151 as final amended.
The utilized normal check procedures allow comparability between totally different
car varieties and totally different producers.
 
5 Formally homologated driving vary might be
revealed nearer to on-sale date. In accordance with the Worldwide Harmonized
Mild Automobiles Check Process (WLTP). Printed vary (meant goal worth
in response to WLTP) might be achieved with a completely charged battery – relying on
the present sequence and battery configuration. The precise vary might fluctuate attributable to
varied components (e.g. climate situations, driving fashion, route profile, car
situation, age and situation of the lithium-ion battery).
 
6
Don’t drive whereas
distracted or whereas utilizing handheld gadgets. Use voice-operated programs when
attainable. Some options could also be locked out whereas the car is in gear. Not all
options are appropriate with all telephones.
 
7
Requires cellphone
with lively knowledge service and appropriate software program. SYNC 4 doesn’t management third
occasion merchandise whereas in use. third Events are solely answerable for their
respective performance.
 
8
Accessible Qi
wi-fi charging might not be appropriate with all cell phones.
 
9 Elective characteristic.
 
10 Driver-assist options are
supplemental to and don’t change the motive force’s consideration, judgement and wish
to regulate the car.
 
11 If cease is longer than
three seconds, driver should intervene and press “RES” button or accelerator
pedal to renew system operation.
 
12 Cameras solely function at
speeds below 10 km/h.
 
13
Cargo and cargo
capability restricted by weight and weight distribution.

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