Ford ‘unboxes’ new EcoSport 2017

Ford has indeed successfully launched the new 2017 version Ford in the form of video.


  • The new Ford EcoSport comes along with a new face as well as more features as well as mild updates in the rest of
  • the existing design of the car.
  • The car has a new petrol engine.
  • The Ford EcoSport has been given a facelift in a compact SUV segment which is rather crowded. It is, no doubt, one
  • of the first cars to enter the compact SUV segment.
  • The engine does come along with two other options: a 1.5-litre TDCi diesel engine, an all-new 1.5-litre Ti-VCT petrol engine
  • The petrol engine is made up of a three-cylinder based petrol unit.
  • The 1.5-liter diesel engine is similar to the one found Ford Aspire and Ford Figo.
  • The car engine comes along with a five-speed manual transmission.
  • The biggest change in the new petrol motor will be a new six-speed torque converter based automatic unit. This
  • does facilitate features such as Paddle Shift & Hill Launch Assist which will be a segment-first for the Indian market.
  • The 1.5-litre petrol engine churns out a much better 123 PS compared to the 100 PS from the outgoing model. The
  • an engine does develop 150 Nm of peak torque.
  • In case, the engine is lighter, Ford does expect it to deliver the improved fuel efficiency. The 1.5-litre engine makes a
  • maximum of 100 PS and also develop 205 Nm of peak torque.
  • The car does have a cruise control and all the controls are on the steering wheel.
  • It has a new touch-screen infotainment system.
  • The car also does get a rather new rear seat entertainment system for its passengers.

More additional features:

  • The car comes along with six airbags for its top version.
  • Two front airbags and ABS that would be standard across all of the variants. The car does with SYNC3 and the
  • Emergency Assistance feature for its safety.
  • The new EcoSport’s total length is 3,998 mm with a width of 1,765 mm and a height of 1,647 mm (without roof rails).
  • The measure of the wheelbase is at 2,519 mm.
  • The boot has a luggage space of 346 liters, which can be expanded to 705 liters by folding the rear seats.

Ford has indeed come up with a well- featured innovative venture that will impact the market in many ways. It has mileage and is featured in such a manner that it will prove to be a comfortable ride for the users. Its unique features are all-encompassing and it is worth looking into as it will be a worthwhile investment. Car investors are always on the look for a car that would make their travel very easy and convenient. It must be reasonably priced and at the same time appear a remarkable unit.

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