Ford Fiesta with EcoBoost won four major categories at the Texas Auto Writers Association (TAWA) Auto Roundup rally competition held Monday at Texas Motor Speedway. The event included 49 different vehicles.
As the only vehicle in the subcompact class with an EPA-estimated rating of 45 mpg that produces 120-plus horsepower, the 2014 Ford Fiesta with EcoBoost was named Best Sub-Compact Car of Texas.
TAWA also named the 1.0-liter EcoBoost engine as Best New Feature.
More than 50 Texas auto writers selected Fiesta ST as the Best Value product of the TAWA event while also selecting it as Performance Compact Car of Texas.
Also Honored: The Ford Fusion Energi
Green Vehicle of Texas honors went to the Ford Fusion Energi plug-in hybrid, which delivers a 620-mile total range and up to 21 miles of all-electric range. It is EPA-rated at up to 108 MPGe.