Ford India Introduces New EcoSport at INR 731200


Ford India has launched the 2017 EcoSport facelift at a starting price of Rs. 7.31 Lakhs (Ex. Showroom, Delhi) in the country.

The New Ford EcoSport gets two transmission options.

Since its launch in June 2013, the EcoSport has sold a total of 210,320 units in India till end-September 2017.

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The new EcoSport has been comprehensively redesigned with more than 1,600 new parts, featuring rugged new looks, sleek interior makeover, a raft of ingenious technologies and a new engine, offering more power & efficiency. The rear end of the new Ford EcoSport remains unchanged and also features an integrated skid plate on the rear bumper.

Ford India has launched the all new Ford EcoSport, four years after the vehicle introduced a new segment in the Indian auto industry.

The new edition sports an all-new three-cylinder 1.5-litre Ti-VCT petrol engine which offers fuel efficiency of 17 km per litre. Some of the other features offered on the new EcoSport include rain sensing wipers, automatic headlamps, rear view camera, keyless entry, engine start/stop button, automatically folding ORVMs and height adjustable driver's seat.

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On the inside, the refreshed EcoSport gets a touchscreen infotainment system on all variants, except for the base trim. The updated model is available in 10 variants - five are petrol and five diesel. The system comes with dual USB ports, 2 tweeters, audio and Bluetooth controls on the steering automatic Air Con system.

The only major changes on the sides are the new roof rails and a set of 17-inch alloy wheels fitted with 205/50 R17 tyres, which are only available with the top-spec Titanium+ variant. The Top-spec Titanium+ variants get 6 airbags, ABS with EBD, traction controls, electronic stability control, emergency brake assist, hill start assist, cruise control with speed limiter, and ISOFIX child seat mounts. A new 1.5-litre, 3-cylinder, naturally-aspirated petrol engine has been introduced.

For diesel lovers, the new EcoSport will also be offered with Ford's trusted and reliable 1.5L TDCi diesel engine that delivers best-in-class 100 PS power and fuel efficiency of 23 Km/L. As for safety features, along with the standard features, the auto also comes with rear wiper and defogger, front foglamps, and rear parking sensors. The diesel motor will come strapped with a five-speed manual transmission. The diesel EcoSport is paired with a 5-speed manual gearbox and returns a mileage of 23kpl.

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