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Ford Ka

The Ka is built by Ford, and it was mostly sold in Europe.

First Generation Ka: 1996-2008

The first generation Ford Ka had four engine options, the largest of them being the 1.6L Zetec I4 that became an available option in 2008. No matter which engine was equipped, it was always paired to a 5 speed manual transmission. The vehicles weighed 820–962 kg, depending on options.

Second Generation Ka: 2008-2016

The second generation Ka was produced by Fiat for Ford. The vehicles were built in Fiat's Tychy, , factory alongside the Fiat 500, Fiat Panda and Lancia Ypsilon. It was again only paired to a 5 speed manual transmission for the entire generation.