Ford motors have finally come out with the EcoSport, the mini SUV with Indian specifications. The car was first seen in concept form at the 2012 Auto Expo.
The length is little less than four meters and has a ground clearance of 200 mm. the front facial of the car is dominated by a large grill that makes it look like something of an off-roader car. The inside of the car is similar to the dashboard of Ford fiesta. The car has decent space which is quite good when compared to hatchbacks but a little narrower than regular SUV’s.
Both diesel and petrol versions are available. There are three engine variations- 1.5 litre turbo -90 bhp at 3750 rpm, 1.5 litre turbo -110 bhp at 6300 rpm and 1 litre turbo-123 bhp at 6000 rpm.
The EcoSport is packed with a lot of features. The basic version will have
- telescopic steering
- music player with Bluetooth and Aux-in support,
- electric mirrors,
- remote locking,
- multi-functional display screen ,
- 16-inch wheels.
The top end version has
- climate control
- sensors for rear parking
- start with push-button
- leather seats
- voice-operated Sync system