” The Fully Refreshed EcoSport Comes with number of Interior, Exterior, Mechanical Changes- With a fresh face, More Features and A New Petrol Engine .The Updated Compact SUV Looks Significantly Different From The Outgoing Model “
Here is the list Of Everything you need to know;
The Major Changes To Exteriors :
Most of the cosmetic changes to the updated EcoSport are concentrated in its face. The front gets a bolder appeal with a larger grille and sharp, angular headlamps as well as a redesigned front bumper and fog lamps. The 17-inch alloy wheels -which are claimed to be lighter and stronger than the previous ones. – feature a new design as well , though the EcoSport will remain more or less unchanged in profile and round the back (hatch-mounted spare wheel too!).
What’s Inside ? :
The basic design of the dash is more or less the same, but the centre console gets a new layout and is crowned by a touchscreen for Ford’s SYNC 3 infotainment system. The instrument cluster and steering wheel are also all-new and the cabin is now decorated with body-coloured inserts, as opposed to silver ones on the current car. There is a lot of new switchgear, though certain features such as rear AC vents are still missing.
Under The Hood :
Ford’s all-new ” Dragon series of petrol engines “ will make its Indian debut in the updated EcoSport. Leading the charge is the new 1.5-litre three-cylinder unit in the EcoSport that makes 123hp and 150Nm of torque (that replaces the old four-cylinder unit along with the 1.0-litre EcoBoost) . The Dragon series engine comes mated to a five-speed manual gearbox or a six-speed automatic. The new petrol engine will be accompanied by the same old 1.5-litre diesel engine that puts out 100hp and is mated to a five-speed manual gearbox.
New Tech And Features :
new touchscreen infotainment system with Ford’s SYNC 3 software, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. It is also expected to get cruise control, a speed-limiter function, a rear-view camera, automatic wipers, headlamps and climate control, a tyre pressure monitoring system, dual USB ports, steering-mounted audio and trip controls and paddle shifters for the automatic variant. In terms of safety, the top-spec gets six airbags and ABS with EBD, along with electronic stability control, traction control, hill-launch assist and emergency brake assist for the automatic variant.
Price Range :
The all-new EcoSport starts at Rs 7.31-9.17 lakh for petrol Manual Transmission, and Rs 9.34-10.99 lakh for petrol Automatic Transmission, and for diesel, the price starts at Rs 8.01 -10.67 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi).
Ford will also offer more colour options for this car.