Last Updated: 17 December 2017
Nowadays, the demand for compact vehicles across the country is increasing steadily. Everyone is pushing for low maintenance and low cost cars. This is probably the reason why automobile manufacturers are also looking at introducing compact cars.
In the same sequence, American automobile manufacturer Ford has also introduced its finest compact SUV Ecosport in the market. The SUV, which has a very attractive look and robust engine capacity, has been introduced in the market with very attractive prices.
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Everyone was waiting for the launch of this car. Long-time company in the queue introduced this car in the Indian automobile industry. The price of the car has been fixed at an initial price of only Rs 5.59 lakhs. Apart from this, this car has been used in the world’s smallest engine, EcoBoost. So let’s get through the photos, full review of ECOSport
The company had introduced its SUV for the first time in the last Delhi Auto Expo in the country. At the same time, the company claimed to have introduced this SUV with small size and the smallest engine in the world. Eventually the company came out with its claim, and used the EcoBoost engine of 1.0 liter capacity in the top end variant of this SUV
Ford Ecosport Exterior
If we talk about the shape and look of Ford Ecosport, then the SUV is expert in imposing you with its look. The front look of this SUV is quite different and sporty. The sturdy body in the best frame also enhances the beauty of this SUV. Apart from this, the finest headlight, attractive front grill has also been made very specially.
Ford’s EcoSport’s Front Grill is a very attractive and complex look. Attractive chrome and the best design affect everyone.
Apart from this, the rear view of this SUV is also great. Side Edge, Excellent Positioned Tail Light and Stepney in the Center Provide Proper SUV to this SUV.
In the case of Side Look, there is no break in this SUV. The company has made the side profile of EcoSport very special and attractive that makes it much better in its segment.
The company has used the finest headlight in EcoSport, and has provided the right gap between the upper and lower light both. Bright Hyulogan Lamps provide you with perfect vision at night and accurate lighting on the road.
Ford Ecosport Interior
So far you have seen the EcoSport exterior, let’s know about its interior. The company has equipped its interior with very special and modern features. The firm has arranged an attractive leather seat in this SUV. Apart from this, the driver’s seat can easily be over-down. The seating of ECOSport is very impressive. The steering of ECOSport is also very impressive. The company has used attractive adjustable system in it. The driver can change according to their condition. Apart from this, the company has also included the stereo control system on the steering wheel itself. You can control the volume of stereo system etc. while driving.
Ecosport is featured with the best instrument console that gives you complete information about speed, mileage, fuel, gear, window etc.
Seating Posture & comfortability and storage Capacity
This is the view of the previous seat of Ford Ecosport. The company has used two neck raster on the seat. Apart from this, two people are able to sit easily in the previous seat. This seat, fully fitted with leather, makes you feel comfortable.
Ecosport is also very good in terms of bootspace. The company has provided better design in its digi, in which you can have as many accessories as possible.
Ford Ecosport Riding and Handling
The company has prepared this SUV on its popular SIDANA Fiesta platform. This SUV is about 11.5 inches long compared to Fiesta. But the width is almost equal. The company has taken special care on the size so that the driver gets better ride as well as excellent mileage. The Ecosport offers a smooth riding and handling power as it comes with reasonable fluidity, delivering good steering weight, plenty of grip and well-sorted body lean.
Engine and Power
The Ford Ecosport is powered by a 1498cc, 1.5 litre diesel, 5 cylinders engine that churns out a maximum power of 99 BHP at 3750 RPM and a peak torque of 205 Nm at 3250 RPM. The powerhouse is connected to 5 speed gearbox that transfers total power to rear wheels.
Ford Ecosport Safety Features
The company has used a special emergency assist system in this SUV. You can connect this system to your mobile. During the course of any accident, automatic call calls to Save Emergency number in your mobile phone, and gives information about the log. Apart from this, the compact SUV comes with additional safety components such as front airbags, rear parking sensors, emergency assist, a configurable speed alarm, traction control, hill hold function, stability control, electronic brake assist and front tweeters.
Ford EcoSport Performance
The EcoSport comes with powerful and dynamic powerhouse whereby Ford’s EcoSport takes only and it can perform well on the crowded streets of the city. The EcoSport engine has a power of 89 bhp.
Ford EcoSport Price
Its price also started at a total of 5.59 lakh rupees. Plus point of being the cheapest car in this category can prove to be a trick of popularizing it. Its prices are low compared to Duster, which is expected to cause its hit. The price of the 1.5-liter petrol engine with a base model of Rs 5.59 lakh and a 1.5 liter diesel version has been priced at 6.69 lakhs, while the price of duster is between 7.70 to 11.49 lakh. Ecosport is a sub-4 meter class SUV and has been built on the Ford Company’s Fiesta Car platform. In EcoSport, the company has used the new one-liter EcoBoost petrol engine.
- Ambiente 1.5L Ti-VCT (MT Petrol) – Rs 5.59 lakh
- Ambiente 1.5 TDCi (MT/Diesel) – Rs 6.69 lakh
- Titanium 1.0L EcoBoost (MT/Petrol) – Rs 7.90 lakh
- Titanium 1.5L TiVCT with Powershift (AT/Petrol) – Rs 8.44 lakh
(All prices – ex-showroom New Delhi)
Ford Ecosport Mileage
- 1.0L EcoBoost Engine offers 18.9 km per litre mileage.
- 1.5L diesel mill provides 22.7 km/l mileage.
- 1.5 litre petrol automatic variant delivers a fuel efficiency of 15.8 kms per litre.
Ford Ecosport Competitors
This compact SUV comes with a lot new features and Ford Motors intends to fight to Mahindra & Mahindra’s Quanto, Maruti Suzuki’s Ertiga, Renault Duster, premium hatchback Hyundai i20 and prospective compact sedan customers of Maruti Suzuki Dzire and Honda Amaze by keeping the prices of Ecosport lower. By the way, EcoSport will be competing with Maruti Suzuki’s Swift Designer and Toyota Company’s Etios. Although EcoSport is SUV pattern and it does not compete with the Sedan Class.
- Kinetic Blue
- Diamond White
- Moondust Silver
- Mars Red
- Kinetic Blue-Ford Ecosport
- Moondust Silver-Ford Ecosport
- Panther Black
- Golden Bronze