BRENTWOOD, England – Ford of Britain has introduced a special edition Fiesta model to celebrate the company's centenary.
The Centura celebrates the 100th anniversary of Ford in Britain pays tribute to the first Ford vehicle to be manufactured in the UK, the Model T in 1911.
Available exclusively in black, the model is based on the Fiesta Zetec and boasts a comprehensive list of additional standard equipment valued at £1,800, including metallic Panther Black paint, chrome mirror and door caps, LED daylight running lights, 16-inch seven-spoke alloy wheels, automatic headlamps and windscreen wipers, reverse parking sensors and a parking camera mounted in the rear view mirror.
Just 1,000 Centura special editions will be available, priced at £13,395 for the three-door version and £13,995 for the five-door.
Anthony Ireson, marketing director, Ford of Britain, said: "Fiesta has been a UK favourite its entire lifetime and it was a natural choice to use this great icon to help mark our centenary. We anticipate strong demand – who knows it might even become a collector's car one day!"
The Fiesta is the UK's best-selling car with 52,327 sold in the first half of this year.