With the Hyundai Venue and Mahindra XUV300 consuming into the gross sales of Ford EcoSport, the corporate at this time up to date the costs of the compact SUV. As per the 2019 worth checklist of Ford EcoSport, costs have been lowered by as much as Rs 57,000. Along with this, a brand new Thunder Version of Ford EcoSport has additionally been launched. Beneath is the detailed worth checklist, ex-sh.
Ford EcoSport Thunder Version relies on the Titanium trim and is priced identical because the Titanium plus variant of standard EcoSport. The upper worth of Thunder Version is because of beauty updates which embody matte black decals on doorways, tailgate and hood. It sits on low profile 17” black alloy wheels and will get a blacked out roof, entrance grille and headlamp cluster. It additionally receives blacked out ORVMs and a black cowl for tailgate mounted spare wheel.
Interiors comply with a twin tone coloration scheme in black and beige or black and orange. It is going to be seen with intensive use of black all through its inside make-up with gloss black inserts taking the place of chrome accents as seen on its common counterpart. Fake wood components are seen on doorways whereas upholstery is in beige leather-based. On board tools is identical as that seen on the Ford EcoSport Titanium trim which incorporates local weather management, keyless entry and Sync2 infotainment system.
The Ford EcoSport Thunder Version will get powered by the identical engine lineup as seen powering the Titanium trim. The 1.5 liter Ti-VCT petrol engine delivers 121 bhp energy and 150 Nm torque whereas the 1.5 liter TDCI diesel engine affords 99 bhp energy and 205 Nm torque. Talking in regards to the deletion of options, the highest trim misses out on leather-based upholstery, SYNC3, and cruise management.
Ford EcoSport was the oldest and most in demand sub four meter SUV at one level of time. Nonetheless, with the arrival of Maruti Suzuki Brezza, it took second spot whereas the arrival of different rivals resembling Tata Nexon, Mahindra XUV300, Honda WR-V and Hyundai Venue additional upset its place in its section. The EcoSport facelift was launched in November 2017 whereas the Signature Version additionally got here in final yr however did little to spice up gross sales.
At the moment, Ford EcoSport is the least promoting automotive within the section. Of the 30,000 models registered by the sub 4m SUV section, EcoSport manages to take dwelling about 3,000 models each month. With the launch of recent Thunder Version, and worth reduce throughout variants, Ford India might be hoping to push gross sales within the ever rising compact SUV section.