Ford India has been quite active these days with their new launches, another addition to their launch list is the Ford Ecosport Facelift. It can be termed as a Model Year Change. This new Ecosport has got some feature additions along with slight cosmetic changes.
|Ford New Ecosport|
We will see what changes were made for Ford Ecosport Facelift.
On the exteriors light guides are provided in the headlamps and non-LED DRLs (Daytime running lights) are provided in the foglamps. Apart from these changes no other changes were made. Initially there is a speculation that the rear mounted spare wheel will be removed but it is remained at the same place without any disturbances.
|Signature light guides|
|DRLs inside fog lamps|
Interiors also doesn’t get any major changes apart from chrome finish on inner door handles and Instrument cluster. Also leather wrapped steering wheel and handbrake are provided.
Mechanical changes are limited only to diesel engine. Petrol engines 1.0L and 1.5L remained without any change. 1.5L diesel engine is tweaked to produce 100 PS of power and 205 Nm of torque, previously it used to produce 91 PS along with 204 Nm torque. However the increase in power resulted in drop of mileage from 22.67 kmpl to 22.27 kmpl
New features which were added are Automatic headlamps, rain sensing wipers and Electro chromic mirror.
Variants and Prices:
– New variant Trend+ is added which will be available in 1.0L ecoboost petrol and 1.5L diesel.
Prices (Ex-showroom Delhi) of new Ecosport are as follows:
1.5L Ambiente – 6.79 lakh
1.5L Trend – 7.75 lakh
1.5L Titanium – 8.91 lakh
1.0L Trend+ – 8.53 lakh
1.0L Titanium+ – 9.89 lakh
1.5L Ambiente – 7.98 lakh
1.5L Trend – 8.70 lakh
1.5L Trend+ – 9.18 lakh
1.5L Titanium – 9.86 lakh
1.5L Titanium+ – 10.44 lakh
This is all about the New Ecosport which Ford brought out, Apart from slight power change there is nothing much to look for in this new vehicle.