Ford EcoSport facelift launched in India at INR 7.31 lakhs

09/11/2017 - 13:50 | ,   | Dhruv Saxena

Ford has launched the updated EcoSport in India armed with revised fascia and a new petrol engine. Prices of the Ford EcoSport facelift start at INR lakhs 7.31 lakhs (ex-showroom Delhi) for the base petrol Ambiente trim while the diesel range starts at INR 8.02 lakhs (ex-showroom Delhi).

2018 Ford EcoSport facelift price
The Ford EcoSport facelift range starts at INR 7.31 lakhs (ex-showroom Delhi) going up to INR 10.67 lakhs (ex-showroom Delhi).

Ford EcoSport facelift price list

Variant Ex-showroom Delhi price
EcoSport 1.5 L Petrol Manual Ambiente INR 731,200
EcoSport 1.5 L Petrol Manual Trend INR 804,500
EcoSport 1.5 L Petrol Automatic Trend+ INR 934,100
EcoSport 1.5 L Petrol Manual Titanium INR 917,700
EcoSport 1.5 L Petrol Automatic Titanium+ INR 1,099,100
EcoSport 1.5 L Diesel Manual Ambiente INR 801,700
EcoSport 1.5 L Diesel Manual Trend INR 871,000
EcoSport 1.5 L Diesel Manual Trend+ INR 910,600
EcoSport 1.5 L Diesel Manual Titanium INR 985,900
EcoSport 1.5 L Diesel Manual Titanium+ INR 1,067,300

The petrol Trend+ and Titanium+ trims are only available with an automatic transmission. The range topping diesel Titanium+ trim is priced at INR 10.67 lakhs, an increment of INR 20,000 over the outgoing model.

Ford EcoSport facelift specifications

Petrol Diesel
Engine 1.5 L 3-cylinder NA 1.5 L 4-cylinder Turbocharged
Power 123 PS 100 PS
Torque 150 Nm 205 Nm
Transmission 5-speed manual/6-speed automatic (torque converter) with paddle shifters 5-speed manual
Fuel Efficiency (claimed) 17.0 km/l (manual)

14.8 km/l (Automatic)

23.0 km/l
Dimensions 3,998 x 1,765 x 1,647 mm
Boot space 346 litres (705 litres with rear seats folded)

Ford India is no longer offering the EcoSport with their award winning 1.0 L EcoBoost engine. Also, there is a new 1.5 L petrol engine powering the EcoSport facelift mated to either a 5-speed manual or a 6-speed automatic transmission.

Ford EcoSport facelift features

There are five trims on offer– Ambiente, Trend, Trend+, Titanium, and Titanium+. Standard features across the lineup include –

  • ABD with EBD
  • Dual front airbags
  • Central locking
  • Door ajar warning
  • Power windows (all four)
  • Electrically adjustable ORVMs
  • Audio unit with AM/FM, MP3, AUX-in, USB and Bluetooth support
  • Gear shift indicator
  • Distance to empty, average and instantaneous fuel consumption, and outside temperature
  • Theatre dimming cabin lights

All trims, barring Ambiente, get a touchscreen display with SYNC3 support. However, Trend and Trend+ get a 6.5 inch unit while the Titanium and Titanium+ trims are equipped with an 8-inch unit. ISOFIX child seat anchorage points, cruise control, side and curtain airbags, rain sensing wipers, automatic headlamps, rearview camera, and paddle shifters (AT only) are restricted to the range-topping Titanium+ trim.

Interestingly, the Titanium S trim, which has been spotted on several occasions, isn’t a part of the lineup. Ford may introduce it at a later stage or restrict its sale to export markets only.

Indian-spec 2018 Ford EcoSport facelift front three quarters
Ford has replaced the 1.5 L 4 cylinder Ti-VCT petrol with a new 3 cylinder unit from the Dragon family. The 6-speed DCT has been replaced by a 6-speed torque converter.

Also Read - Ford EcoSport Europe production moves out of India

Ford EcoSport facelift colours

The Ford EcoSport facelift will be available in seven exterior shades –

  • Lightning Blue (new)
  • Canyon Ridge (new)
  • Race Red (new)
  • Absolute Black (new)
  • Smoke Grey
  • Diamond White
  • Moondust Silver

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