Ford’s new compact SUV, Ford EcoSport is grabbing the news since the inception of its concept model in this part of the world. Aimed to cater young buyers, the ecstatic EcoSport fulfils the need of car enthusiasts wanting a vehicle just more than a hatchback but lesser than conventional SUV (Sports Utility Vehicle).
The American car maker’s kinetic design is seen blossoming in the new Ford EcoSport with the aggressive front fascia boasting of trapezoidal grille and appealing LED headlamps. Inspired from the sensational sports cars like Ford Focus RS, Ford EcoSport has been sculpted with great detailing to every aspect that makes a style statement.
Ford EcoSport specifications list comprise of a debutant and the smallest of the lot, EcoBoost 1 litre 3-cylinder engine which is equivalent to a traditional 1.6 litre petrol engine in terms of power generation capabilities but increased fuel efficiency and under 140g/km CO2 emissions are its distinctive factors.
Power figures of the EcoSport engine would be 120 PS while peak torque would be 170 Nm with the EcoBoost engine. Ford might also launch EcoSport with 1.5 liter diesel engine which already doing duties under Fiesta’s hood.
Blending with the awe-inspiring looks and power churning engine, Ford EcoSport interiors are spacious and comfortable enough to take you by surprise. Seats cater passengers with sufficient thigh support and knee room; the raised roofline means good head room for all the occupants.
Premium quality fabric and exciting little touches here & there like the ice blue lighting raises the bar of SUV cabins in this part of the world. Close the door of Ford EcoSport and you enter into one of quieter cabins around.
Everything seems neatly poised and the price is also expected to be within the range of Rs 8-12 lakh. Now million dollar question is will Ford EcoSport be able to charm the Indian car enthusiasts? Let’s see. Until its launch, fingers crossed.