Ford EcoSport was a concept car at Delhi Auto Expo and Ford showcased the production version of EcoSport at Beijing Auto Show, 2012. After the concept speculation Ford started developing the Sports Utility Vehicle or SUV ‘EcoSport’. The unveiled Ford EcoSport SUV will be in Indian automobile market by 2012-end to January 2013. Ford’s this new and upcoming EcoSport will be listed in the emerging segment of compact SUVs and MUVs as a mini SUV.
The concept came true with a powerful engine and a unique stylish body to be fit for the emerging high-feature luxurious segment. Ford may launch it in an average price range to prop up volumes and margins for its manufacturing business in India. Noting coming too special with Ford’s EcoSport SUV, but the performance and features will have some enhancement.
Lets have a brief look @ upcoming Ford EcoSport SUV:
The estimations for the price range of Ford EcoSport SUV suggests Rs. 7 – 8 lakh for the entry-level models.
As Ford is planning to launch this four wheeler in a new segment, so the dimension of EcoSport calculated a new digit. The outer body design of EcoSport will meet High safety standards, as its body reinforced with high strength boron steel. The prime thing is its city-sized design makes it easy to park and get around crowded city streets for why Ford promoting ‘EcoSport coming as a Urban SUV‘. Like Sedans, it delivers urban agility, comfort and cleaver technology, where EcoSport delvers plenty of space, height, and robust ability as SUVs.
The interior of EcoSport customized with new color combined theme, all luxury equipments for feel the high-class comfort. The smooth riding concepts of this vehicle also capable to give the driver or rider a beautiful experience. In the in-parts of EcoSport there will be voice control and then there’s SYNC to connect Bluetoothand USB devices on the move. The 60:40 rear seats expanded the storage space in between EcoSport, it features 560 liters rear space and 346 liters trunk capacity.
Innovations came with EcoSport in terms of Hill Launch Assist, Smart start (Key-less entry & start), etc. The riding goes for a betterment with the 6-speed PowerShift automatic transmission along with ESP, Traction Control and ABS.
The purposed 1L EcoBoost turbocharged direct fuel injection technology based diesel engines of EcoSport will feature 20% less fuel. The 20 kilometres per litre (20 kmpl) estimation by ford for its EcoSport will be up to 20% less fuel compared to a1.6L petrol engine with similar power and performance level. Its 1 liter displacement can deliver 118 PS of power and 125 Nm of torque.
In the web I found a descriptive article on Ford EcoSport, have a look @ that: Ford EcoSport SUV Price in India & Specifications: PriceIndia.org