Ford Freestyle Test Drive Review - Autoportal

  • Published: 05 April 2018
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    Ford India has a great brand value in the Indian car market for its cars with classy exteriors, premium-quality interior fit and finish, and high reliability in performance. The Freestyle would be upgraded with the introduction of a new and stylish front grille, and new contours on the bonnet, fender and door panels. The interiors will have new trims and upholstery, features of bottle holders and cup holders at key locations, and the new infotainment system with touchscreen display. The new Ford Freestyle feels as a tougher and improved version of the Ford Figo. It basically competes against the likes of Hyundai i20 Active, Toyota Etios Cross, Honda WR-V and Volkswagen Cross Polo. The car will be launched in the Indian market very soon and is expected to be priced below the Hyundai Elite i20. For more watch the video above.

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Comments • 351

  • nagabhushana ravi
    nagabhushana ravi  1 months back

    Fog lights including car good looking .best faucher car

    • Read Mails
      Read Mails  3 months back

      So should I buy the freestyle top spec petrol over the Hyundai venue sx petrol? Considering that I would be saving 2.5 lakhs if I buy the ford and I would get hill assist, electronic stability control, traction control, 6 air bags seems like a very attractive offering. What do you guys think? Right now I can't afford the top spec venue sx(o).

      • swati srivastava
        swati srivastava  3 months back

        baleno delta or freestyle titanium ? please suggest.

        • N N
          N N  4 months back

          Hi ashish, how u dng and more importantly how's ur mother in law doing?

          • naveen k g
            naveen k g  5 months back

            It is truly an awesome car. Driving it for more than 6 months. Solid build, Feature rich like traction control, Hill launch assist, roll over protection etc awesome stearing just awesome, breaks are really good, i can just go on and on and on, mileage is good. Pleasure to drive

            • Himanshu Drawid
              Himanshu Drawid  5 months back

              Which car is better....freestyle or WRV

            • Pramod saini
              Pramod saini  6 months back

              Sirji Ford Figo v freestyle v aspire tino me highway and cornering steblite kiski best h

              • deep khanderia
                deep khanderia  4 weeks back

                Freestyle best esp tcs arp + ground clearance considering our road situation agar space chaye to aspire varna freestyle aur budget ka concern he to figo le lo

              • Sandeep Yadla
                Sandeep Yadla  6 months back

                Freestyle, with its ESP and ARP, is the best choice for high speeds on highways.

            • Anish Thirithipulli
              Anish Thirithipulli  7 months back

              Please do a long term review of petrol freestyle and the cons if any like engine noise of aged 3 cyl, rattling etc...pls decision needs help.

              • Subham Karmakar
                Subham Karmakar  8 months back

                Really love your reviews 😂

                • Soumen Das
                  Soumen Das  9 months back

                  Plz , long-term review diesel model.

                  • Stephan Allocious
                    Stephan Allocious  9 months back

                    Waiting for aspire automatic review

                    • Rupesh N
                      Rupesh N  10 months back


                      • Arjun P Nair
                        Arjun P Nair  10 months back

                        Freestyle is th Best value fr money car with excellent ride quality a bit f off roading features nd safety. ... Am getting a mileage f around 17.5 km/l on curvey nd bad roads f kerala. And fr those who complain abt space if ur family has people with hight less than 6ft2inches it's more than enough.. I personally use one nd i can proudly say its th best I hav tested swift nd i20..

                        • Shaik Masood
                          Shaik Masood  10 months back

                          Is second row of this car spacious?

                          • T N C
                            T N C  11 months back


                            • Sunil Sharma
                              Sunil Sharma  11 months back

                              We dont know english

                              • Sai Sabhari
                                Sai Sabhari  11 months back

                                Eagerly waiting to see your mother in law in your upcoming videos !!!

                                • Krishna kumar
                                  Krishna kumar  11 months back

                                  As well as,

                                  • Rakesh Krishnan
                                    Rakesh Krishnan  12 months back

                                    When will automatic come

                                    • Naren B
                                      Naren B  12 months back

                                      Freestyle titanium & grand i10 asta..which one is best among these...

                                      • Abe90
                                        Abe90  1 years back

                                        Please review Aspire 2018 facelift soon, sir. :)

                                        • Arnab Mukherjee
                                          Arnab Mukherjee  1 years back

                                          @autoportal is freestyle better choice over baleno, i20 and swift? can drangon engine be trusted for longer run?

                                          • Nilesh Dabherao
                                            Nilesh Dabherao  1 years back

                                            सर पेट्रोल कार लेना चाहता हू freestyle और अमेज 2018 मे कनफुझन है मायलेज 15-16 हो इतनी अपेक्षा है,5 लागो की फॅमिली है सिटी मे रोज 40 km चलता हु साल मे एक दो बार आऊटस्टेशन जाते है,freestyle का इंजिन नया है इसलीये मायलेज कितना मिलेगा इसमे शंका है,प्लिज जरूर रिप्लाय करना, महिने भर मे कार लेना है, हो सके तो comparison व्हिडिओ बनाइये, plz plz plz plz

                                            • Suresh Chelath
                                              Suresh Chelath  1 years back

                                              Make a video on LC Prado

                                              • neeraj singh
                                                neeraj singh  1 years back

                                                Is ford petrol engine is better than maruti 1.2 liter engine in this segement ?

                                                • DREAM PHOTO
                                                  DREAM PHOTO  1 years back

                                                  Make comaparision vidio on freestyle vs baleno vs i20

                                                  • NO ADS
                                                    NO ADS  1 years back

                                                    Finally car made for u bro

                                                    • Cariappa 8
                                                      Cariappa 8  1 years back

                                                      Hope his mother in law doesn't watch his videos

                                                      • Kunal Gadhavi
                                                        Kunal Gadhavi  1 years back

                                                        Excellent Car. You should also talk about its ABS and EBD and other safety features. They have everything. Perfect Compact SUV.

                                                        Lower Head rest in rear seat is not big issue to discuss. Overall Great Car

                                                        • Moji Ado
                                                          Moji Ado  1 years back

                                                          Manish "Sir" is my fav among car reviewer, indeed he is the best.

                                                          • Aaditya Sharma
                                                            Aaditya Sharma  1 years back

                                                            I think I will be buying this one...

                                                            • Sanjeev Singh
                                                              Sanjeev Singh  1 years back

                                                              मलंग भाई हिन्दी में रिव्यू करा करो बैसे अंग्रेजी में कोई दिक्कत नही है लेकिन हिन्दी हमारी मातृभाषा है

                                                              • mohamed novshad
                                                                mohamed novshad  1 years back

                                                                Vechile is good. I have taken delivery before 20days. And run 500kms. Problem is with tyres it busted on road. Please take delivery without tyres. As it is very cheep quality. Remove and through in ford face.

                                                                • yasir anwar
                                                                  yasir anwar  1 years back

                                                                  Suggest Value for money variant. I have to drive it in winters mostly

                                                                  • Brilimbo RODOV
                                                                    Brilimbo RODOV  1 years back

                                                                    How does this car drive in city traffic? Any proud owners?

                                                                    • Ramesh Ch
                                                                      Ramesh Ch  1 years back

                                                                      Sir is it good to think about basic one of freestyle as it loaded with all security features abs and airbags ....

                                                                      • Technoshaft Automobile
                                                                        Technoshaft Automobile  1 years back

                                                                        ford freestyle honest review

                                                                        • Komali Gorityala
                                                                          Komali Gorityala  1 years back

                                                                          What do you guys think of ford Figo facelift ?
                                                                          Why ford’s releasing freestyle and facelift in about same year? Facelift ideally should be launching in October right ?

                                                                          • ravi gupta
                                                                            ravi gupta  1 years back

                                                                            is it a better buy then I20?

                                                                          • amit bisht
                                                                            amit bisht  1 years back

                                                                            This kind of guy is liked by all mothers in laws . These kind of guy thinks about comfort a lot especially for their mother in law

                                                                            • Arindam Ghosh
                                                                              Arindam Ghosh  1 years back

                                                                              Hello Sir
                                                                              Thanks for the video
                                                                              I am looking for buying a rouged hatchback. The following question will help my buying decision.
                                                                              1>How good is the freestyle petrol engine while driving (with four passengers including driver) in the ghat section with lengthy stiff inclination and hairpin bends?
                                                                              2>At what rpm the low end torque comes in?
                                                                              3>Is the gearbox rev-happy ?

                                                                              Should I go for baleno or swift or freestyle?
                                                                              Budget max 8 lakh
                                                                              Thank you

                                                                              • Anudeep Ada
                                                                                Anudeep Ada  1 years back

                                                                                Hi aashish my useage is 40km per day..petrol or diesel pls suggest...freestyle or polo

                                                                                • Hemant Sharma
                                                                                  Hemant Sharma  1 years back

                                                                                  Please compare ford figo vs ford freestyle vs wolkswagon polo. The comparison should be in automatic transmission.

                                                                                  • नयी दुनिया

                                                                                    फ्रीस्टाइल या नई स्विफ्ट क्या लूं

                                                                                    • Umesh Soni
                                                                                      Umesh Soni  1 years back

                                                                                      my Elder brother has taken test drive of freestyle base version , then of hundai i10 then tata tiago. result of test drive was like this... Best is free style worst is hundai i10. only the luxuriousness in Ford is less than hundayi and tiago. but the test drive was very tough. he drove in plane NH, turned suddenly 90 degree. braeaked suddenly from 160 km. no problem occurred. he suddenly entered in rough road with 150 km/hr. suddenly he drove downside of road to the rough field and turned 5 rounds continuously. then jumped up in the rough road again
                                                                                      i was in back sheet. no vibration. no feel of rough roads. quite balenced. after driving hundai 10 my ender bro said to compeny person " bakwas gadi" howver with price range tiagois good with luxery but for the feature like ABS and EBD the same amount is required to be invested as for base version of freestyle with EBD ABS. the engine of ford diesel is 4 cylinder 1498 cc while tata tiago is 1027 three cylinder. so clear difference of power however only mileage difference of 3 km/l. in my view ford is good. i have not tried Maruti.

                                                                                      • live N let live
                                                                                        live N let live  1 years back

                                                                                        I hav got the base ambiant model but i am very proud that i have the best car in the price range with with good built quality and safety. Mileage too is good despite awesome engine power

                                                                                      • Anurag vR
                                                                                        Anurag vR  1 years back

                                                                                        Which is the best suited to first time buyers Swift or freestyle.

                                                                                        • Kishore Rokkam
                                                                                          Kishore Rokkam  1 years back

                                                                                          Can 3 people sit comfortably in rear seat?