VALENCIA, Spain – volume production of the all-new Kuga started on December 3 at Ford’s assembly plant in Valencia, Spain, with deliveries to dealerships across Europe to follow soon.
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The new Kuga builds on the huge success of the current model and introduces new technologies as well as a more streamlined, stylish and spacious design.
Technological improvements include the introduction of a hands-free automatic tailgate which can be opened and closed simply by sweeping a foot under the rear bumper.
Kuga is a global product with 80% parts commonality. With production in the USA - where the model is marketed as the Escape - Europe and planned for China, Kuga has a global network of over 300 suppliers.