2014 Edition EU-Version Ford EcoSport, Ford debuted the ecu production version of the all-new EcoSport at the 2013 Geneva Motor Show, adding to its growing SUV line-up in Europe as a part of the company's product-led transformation.
Built on Ford's international B-segment platform, the compact EcoSport can deliver the nimbleness and fuel potency of atiny low family automobile with the pliability, capaciousness, high driving position, ANd go anyplace attractiveness of an SUV.
Ford EcoSport joins the recently-launched Ford Kuga, as Ford builds on its SUV heritage with plans to sell a meg SUVs in Europe over successive six years. Ford conjointly plans to arouse Europe successive generation Ford Edge, a bigger and a lot of premium utility vehicle in style within the U.S. and different markets.
The all-new Ford EcoSport can supply a variety of economical powertrains, together with the a hundred twenty five annotation one.0-litre EcoBoost fuel engine - International Engine of the Year - a a hundred and ten annotation one.5-litre fuel engine, and a ninety annotation one.5-litre diesel motor expected to deliver class-leading fuel potency.
"All-new Ford EcoSport for Europe is extraordinarily economical, versatile and trendy, and can - aboard the new B-MAX compact multi-activity vehicle, the popular fete and all-new Tourneo traveler - complete a comprehensive little automobile line-up for Europe," aforesaid Nick FitzGerald, chief programme engineer, EcoSport.
EcoSport is that the initial Ford international model to be developed entirely in South America. Originally introduced in 2003, the groundbreaking initial model established a brand new section and has gone on to sell over 700,000 units within the region. The new model was launched in Brazil in Sept 2012 and is anticipated to assist drive more growth for Ford in each Republic of India and China when being introduced in those markets in 2013.
The Ford EcoSport's distinctive silhouette has been formed to boost fuel potency. The compact SUV's giant front grille, short bonnet and raked front pillars, deliver a showy and modern feel, and angular headlamps reinforce the fashionable look.
EcoSport also will be equipped with adjust, Ford's voice-activated in-car property system. As a primary in Europe, the Ford adjust AppLink system can supply drivers voice management of mobile apps on the move, together with the leading music streaming service Spotify. Also, Ford adjust with Emergency help can directly connect the vehicle occupants to native emergency services operators when AN accident, within the correct language for the region.
Ford EcoSport conjointly can supply a comprehensive package of driver help technologies together with Electronic Stability Program and Hill Launch Assist.