Ford Maverick is the fastest pick-up in the Folha-Mauá test – 07/28/2022 – Mercado

Ford Maverick is the fastest pick-up in the Folha-Mauá test – 07/28/2022 – Mercado


The segment that brings together medium gasoline and compact or variable fuel pickups has been increasing in the country. The latest version is Ford Maverickwhich was the fastest in tests conducted by the Instituto Mauá de Tecnologia.

The model imported from Mexico started from scratch and reached 100 km/h in 7.8 seconds, making it the fastest car in its category in these 26 years of Folha-Mauá testing.

The new 1.3 turbo flex engines used by Renault and Fiat ensured better results in performance tests with ethanol. The Oroch pickup was fastest in the 80 km/h recovery to 120 km/h, while the Toro achieved the best in the acceleration test. Both are equipped with automatic transmissions.

Utility measurements were dominated by the two-cabin Fiat Strada. In road and gasoline metering, the Ranch CVT option was able to run 18.7 kilometers per liter of fuel.