Ford EcoSport Latest Updates
Ford has revised the prices of its 2019 EcoSport and has also launched a new Thunder Edition. The Thunder edition is basically a cosmetic job with blacked out bits, decals and new 17-inch alloy wheel design. It is priced similarly to the Titanium+ variant but it packs more features like a sunroof and 9-inch floating touchscreen. It is available with both the 1.5-litre petrol and diesel engines mated to a manual gearbox. For the other variants, prices have been cut by up to Rs 60,000 depending upon the variant and the base price now stands at Rs 7.69 lakh. The Thunder Edition is priced at Rs 10.18 lakh for the petrol and Rs 10.68 lakh for the diesel variant.
Launched in the price range of Rs 7.67 – 11.20 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi), the Ford EcoSport comes with stylish exteriors, premium interiors, and a new 3-cylinder 1.5-liter petrol engine mated with a 6-speed automatic transmission. The Ecoboost 1.0-litre petrol and the 1.5-liter diesel motor has been carried over and claimed mileage figures for petrol manual, petrol automatic, and diesel manual are 17 kmpl, 14.8 kmpl, and 23 kmpl respectively. The EcoBoost claimed mileage sits at 18.1kmpl which should make it the most efficient of the lot. The new EcoSport is available in total of 7 variants and the top of the line S trim comes loaded with features like six airbags, electronic stability control, ABS with EBD, traction control, large touchscreen infotainment system, projector headlamps, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, brake assist, and tyre pressure monitoring system. Ford Ecosport comes with the boot capacity of 352-litre and features 200 mm of ground clearance. In Indian market, 2017 EcoSport is up against the likes of Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza and Tata Nexon among others.