Time was when Ford had performance covered. Thatll be the Mondeo ST220 of 2002 to 2007. Powered by a 3.0-litre V6 producing 223bhp and 210lb ft, it could do 0-62mph in a hot-hatch-baiting 6.6sec.
What kind of car is a Mondeo?
Ford MondeoClassLarge family car (D)Body style4-door saloon 5-door fastback 5-door estateLayoutFF layout (1993–present) Transverse front engine, front-wheel-drive (2000 – 2007) AWD layout (1993–2000, 2007–present)RelatedLincoln Continental Ford Taurus (seventh generation) Lincoln MKZ Jaguar X-Type9 more rows
What engine is in a ST220?
3.0-litre V6 engine The ST220 produced 226 bhp (169 kW) from the newly developed 3.0-litre V6 engine, which made it capable of 0 to 62 mph (100 km/h) in 7.4 seconds, and on to a maximum speed of 155 mph (249 km/h).
Is a Ford Mondeo a saloon or hatchback?
The Ford Mondeo is a medium-size hatchback, that offers improved interior quality and efficiency over the model it replaces. The Volkswagen Passat and Mazda 6 are its closest rivals, but many buyers also consider more expensive models such as the BMW 3 Series and Audi A4.
Are Mondeo ST reliable?
Most Mondeos are solid and reliable, but there have been some engine issues reported, with a few 2.0-litre diesels cutting out unexpectedly while being driven.
Are Ford stopping making the Mondeo?
Bad news – the venerable Ford Mondeo will be “phased out” in early-2022, as its maker reacts to “growing change[s] in customer preference” in Europe. Ford says itll offer plug-in hybrid versions of all its cars by 2026, and that its “first European-built, volume all-electric passenger vehicle” will land in 2023.