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Ford launches Ford EcoSport starting at Rs. 5.59 lakhs

Mumbai, June 28 (): US auto major, Ford India launches EcoSport at an aggressive pricing in India. The Ford EcoSport is priced at Rs 5.59 lakh onwards New Delhi.

The vehicle is available in three variants – 1 litre petrol engine with Ecoboost technology, 1.5 litre Ti-VCT petrol engine and 1.5 litre TDCi diesel engine. The EcoSport with 1.5 litre diesel will have price starting at Rs. 6.69 lakh. The automatic transmission 1.5 litre Ti-VCT petrol engine model will start at Rs. 8.45 lakh onwards. Ford EcoSport is available in four trims- Ambiente, Trend, Titanium and Titanium optional.

Joginder Singh, MD, Ford India said that the company expects the EcoSport to be a game changer for Ford India. He added that based on the One Ford global platform, the product is tuned to the needs of Indian consumers.

The EcoSport comes fitted with Sync, Ford’s voice-enabled in-car connectivity system, which enables to operate your Bluetooth-enabled phone and USB devices. EcoSport1.0-litre EcoBoost engine develops a maximum of 125PS of power; the 1.5-litre petrol develops 112PS and diesel units develop 91PS. The entry-level Ambiente variant offers a decent amount of standard equipment including power steering and air-conditioning.

The EcoSport EcoBoost technology 1.0-litre three-cylinder engine mated with 5 speed gear box which delivers power and performance of a traditional 1.6-litre engine claims a fuel economy at 18.9 km per litre.

The 1.5-litre diesel engine is mated to a five-speed manual transmission gearbox and claims a fuel economy of 22.7kmpl; the 1.5-litre petrol gets both five-speed manual and six-speed automatic gearbox options. It has 200mm of ground clearance.

Ford EcoSport Ambiente 1.5 Petrol: Rs 5.59 lakh

Ford EcoSport Trend 1.5 Petrol: Rs 6.49 lakh

Ford EcoSport Titanium 1.5 Petrol: – 7.5 lakh

Ford EcoSport Titanium 1.5 Petrol Automatic: Rs 8.44 lakh

Ford EcoSport Ambiente 1.5 Diesel: Rs 6.69 lakh

Ford EcoSport Trend 1.5 Diesel: Rs 7.6 lakh

Ford EcoSport Titanium 1.5 Diesel: Rs 8.62 lakh

Ford EcoSport Titanium 1.0 EcoBoost: Rs 7.89 lakh

Ford EcoSport Titanium (O) EcoBoost: Rs 8.82 lakh