Ford has unveiled its all new and much awaited Ford EcoSport SUV on June 26th, 2013. Ford has used sleek and edgy approach which adds to its style combined with sporty looks. Eco Sport is aimed at very young urban market. Ford EcoSport is available in two models - Ford Ecosport 1.0 litre ecoboost petrol and Ford Ecosport 1.5 litre Duratorq diesel. The production of SUV will be done in India and Brazil.
Variants of Ford Ecosport SUV, Engine Specifications & Mileage
Ford Ecosport is available in 10 variants with Three engine options : 2 petrol and one diesel model.
The 1.5L Ford Ecosport SUV petrol is available in 4 variants: Ambiente, Trend, Titanium MT and Titanium AT.
The 1.0L Ford Ecosport SUV EcoBoost petrol is available in 2 variants: Titanium and Titanium (O).
The 1.5L Ford Ecosport Diesel is available in 4 variants: Ambiente, Trend, Titanium and Titanium (O).
Ford Ecosport SUV Petrol Variants:
There are two variants available for Ford Ecosport Petrol model.
1. Ford Ecosport SUV first petrol variant is powered by 1 Litre 999cc three cylinder turbo charged engine which produces a maximum power of 123 Bhp at 6000 rpm with a maximum torque output of 170 Nm at 1400 rpm. The 1.0-litre Ecoboost petrol engine has a top speed of close to 190 Kmph and it crosses the 0 -100 Kmph barrier in just about 11 seconds and delivers a mileage between 15.30 Kmpl to 18.90 Kmpl.
2. Ford Ecosport SUV second petrol variant is powered by 1.5-litre Ti VCT, 4-cylinder engine which produces a maximum power of 108 Bhp at 6300 rpm with maximum torque of 140 Nm. The other 1.5-litre Ti VCT petrol engine is mated with the automatic transmission has a top speed of close to 165 Kmph and reaches from 0 to 100 Kmph in just about 13.25 seconds and delivers a mileage in the range of 13.07 Kmpl to 16.15 Kmpl.
Ford Ecosport SUV Diesel Variants
Ford Ecosport SUV Diesel Variant is powered by 4 cylinder 1.5L, 8V SOHC diesel engine which produces a maximum power of 90 Bhp at 3750rpm and maximum torque of 204 Nm at 2000 rpm. The Ford Ecosport SUV 1.5-litre DV5 diesel engine has a top speed of 175 Kmph and attains the speed from 0 to 100 Kmph is about 13.20 seconds and delivers a mileage of 14-15km/l.
Ford Ecosport SUV Transmission
Ford Ecosport comes with both manual and automatic transmission option. The 1.5 petrol, 1.5 diesel and 1.0 EcoBoost features five-speed manual gearbox while the 1.5 petrol's Titanium variants also comes with option of 6 speed power shift automatic transmission.
Ford Ecosport SUV Exteriors
Ford Ecosport SUV is a perfect blend of power and style. The front of Ford Ecosport SUV a wide radiator grille, which also has a thick chrome strip and it gets even more aggressive with high mounted trapezoidal grille between the slit eyed headlamps. The wheel arches have been bestowed with sturdy yet light weight steel/alloy wheels. there is the bright tail lamp cluster, which has radiant lights and the regular badging of the company. This SUV also has a rear spoiler, which adds to its sportier looks and it also has a high mounted stop lamp as well.
Ford Ecosport SUV Interiors
The interiors of Ford Ecosport have refreshing looking with comfortable seats that is covered with premium upholstery. It also features EPAS with tilt/telescopic steering, Manual AC, Radio/FM/AUX/USB, electrically adjustable outside rear-view mirrors with integrated turn integrated, power windows, MF display, foldable rear seat, front power source, steering mounted audio controls, silver ornamentation and rear power point.
Ford Ecosport SUV Saftey Features
On saftey part Ford Ecosport is equipped with ESP (electronic stability program), ABS with EBD, 6 airbags, engine immobilizer and remote car locking.
Warranty of Ford EcoSport is 2 Years/100000 kms, whichever is earlier.
Ford EcoSport SUV Color Shades
Ford EcoSport SUV is available in seven shades: Mars Red, Chill Metallic,
Panther Black and
Ford Ecosport SUV Competitors
Main competitors of Ford Ecosport SUV in India are Renault Duster and Maruti Suzuki XA Alpha SUV.
Ford Ecosport SUV Price
Ford Ecosport SUV base variant is priced at INR 5.59 lakhs (1.5 Petrol Ambiente) and Top variant of Ford Ecopsort diesel SUV is priced at INR 8.9 lacs (Ex-Show Room Price New Delhi).