2009 Ford KugaEnlarge Photo
The name reminds us a little bit of the Cougar, yet it also reminds us of the Puma. Unfortunately — read it and weep — the new Kuga has more in common with the latter, a zippy, well-designed little sport coupe, based on the Fiesta, that was never brought into the
Which is a shame, because the production Kuga looks to be one very attractive package and a sure-fire hot seller in the
The Kuga unveiled on Ford's
Power for the show car is provided by a 136-bhp, 2.0-liter 'Duratorq' turbodiesel, with a six-speed manual transmission, though the production vehicle will also offer gasoline variants.
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Euro subcompact coming Stateside next year.