2017 Ford EcoSport is a subcompact crossover that will hit the market in North America in 2017 year. The new release introduces a facelift for the US market, which means muscular body with “Edge” design language. Changes on the exterior bring new hexagonal grille with three bars, a new fender, new fog lights, upgraded roof line with rails, stylish alloy wheels and a new rear fascia. Production of this model is made in India, where from still performs the distribution on the global market. The interior is refreshed with quality materials and functions of the center console. The propulsion system will offer efficient four-cylinder engines with fuel economy. Expect good sales because of the growing demand for these models. It is designed for driving in urban areas.
2017 Ford EcoSport – Under the hood
2017 Ford EcoSport under the hood hides 2.0-liter 4-cylinder turbocharged engine. The engine will deliver 245 horsepower and 270 lb-ft of torque. The new 9-speed automatic transmission transmits torque to the front wheels or optional all-wheel. Body will be built on the Fiesta platform that will be built from lightweight materials. Precise steering and suspension system will provide good drive-ability. Other markets will have available three-cylinder and four-cylinder engines with low volume. It will also for the European market will be available diesel version. Detailed specifications will be announced later.
2017 Ford EcoSport – Competitors
2017 Ford EcoSport has a modern interior design. New technologies will provide you with maximum comfort while driving. The cabin has a modest luggage space and two rows of seats. The list of equipment includes a touch screen, automatic climate control, navigation, entertainment system and more. Safety systems and functions provide vehicle stability and safety of the passengers. Biggest competitors are the Honda CR-V, Mazda CX-3 and Nissan Juke. Price will depend on the choice of equipment packages and move in the range of $ 16,000 to $ past 18,000.