This compact crossover SUV, was one of its kind back when it was newly launched in India, and everybody wanted a taste of it. The style, shape and features were something that the Indian roads were not familiar with. Since the arrival of newer vehicles in this segment, the Ford EcoSport has come out with a revised version of itself and is thus a serious threat to its competitors.
Available in both Diesel and Petrol variants, the Ford EcoSport is a versatile yet robust vehicle. With features like 20mm ground clearance and cruise control the performance is only highlighted. Three engine options are available in this vehicle. The 1.0L EcoBoost is the most powerful 1.6L Petrol engine offering a power of 124bhp and 170 Nm torque at 1400 rpm, along with a five speed manual gearbox. The 1.5L TDCi Diesel engine offers a power of 99 bhp and torque of 250 Nm along with a five speed manual gearbox. The 1.5L Ti-VCT Petrol engine offers a power of 110 bhp and comes with an option between the five speed manual gearbox and the six speed dual clutch automatic gearbox. Fuel efficiency and a powerful performance is guaranteed with the ‘Green’ feature in the Ford EcoSport.
This SUV is city sized, which means it is made specially to fit the city. The design, shape and size are all customized for the most tedious of city travels. The vehicle gets its bold look from the ultra-modern LED lights, automatic head lamps and rain sensing wipes. The sturdy diamond cut alloy wheels and the high roof, heighten the structure even more. The wide wind screen gives a sense of width. The Ford EcoSport looks like a complete vehicle in every way and has the perfect SUV feel to it. This vehicle comes with enhanced style and a premium feel to it.
Even though it is a compact sporty SUV, it caters to space and comfort to a maximum. Features like the embedded satellite system, keyless entry and push-button start, split rear seats, adaptable rear space, driver centric features and ample storage space promise a tranquil journey.
Safety is taken care of with the help of Traction control and ESP, Airbags all around, high-strength boron steel body, rear parking sensor, ABS with EBD and slope hill assist.
This SUV offers an average mileage of 15.6 kmpl (Petrol) and 22.27 (Diesel).