Despite being one of the best-selling American car company, Ford always struggled to find a firm hold in India. Ford cars tend to fall short on customer expectations and the company was staring down the barrel. Then Ford EcoSport came along, and everything just changed. Ford EcoSport is one of the best-selling Ford cars in India. The all new Ford EcoSport has been launched and by the looks of it, the EcoSport seems to have already been winning audience to their side over the other cars in its segment.
Ford EcoSport Price
Although it has been priced starting from 7.82 Lakhs (ex-showroom, Delhi) which is a little expensive than other cars in this segment, it proves it’s worth on the road.
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Ford EcoSport features
It’s aggressive looks which has some adaptations from the Ford Endeavor seems to have created an amazing visual impact. With new LED Daylight running lamps, automatic projected headlamps, automatic wipers and bigger fog lamps and an option of cruise control which helps in driving the EcoSport through the night!
It now comes with 17-inch tyres in the top end variant and with approximately 30 minor storage units in the car. It is now more spacious with increased legroom and headroom and boot space of approximately 352 Litres.
Ford EcoSport Cabin
The 8-inch touchscreen infotainment system is the best in its class with a valet mode and a pin. So, you can make sure that the valet doesn’t blast music and misuse the speakers which are of amazing sound quality. The instrument panel seems modest and gives out s lot of information including the tyre pressure as well!
Ford Eco Sport Engine
The Ford EcoSport is available with a choice of three engines: a 1.5-litre petrol unit producing 123PS/150Nm with a choice of a 5 Speed manual or a 6-speed automatic gearbox. A 1.0-litre EcoBoost petrol unit producing 125PS/170Nm in a 6-speed manual transmission and a 1.5-litre diesel unit powering 100PS/205Nm in a 5 Speed manual gearbox.
The new 3 Cylinder engine on the EcoSport is as refined as possible and has a torque converter unit in the automatic which helps the switch from the drive mode to the sports mode.
Ford EcoSport Safety Features
The ride quality is much improved with new seat dimensions and improved quality of seats with an improved steering rack which is very progressive. The interior quality is much better than before
In terms of safety, the Ford EcoSport has dual airbags with EBD and up to 6 airbags are available on higher Models. It has ISOFIX mounts with hill start assist control along with changeable traction control on the top end variants.
Ford cars have definitely stuck to their USP in saying “Go further” and have certainly gone to another level with the improvements on the new EcoSport.