2013 Ford EcoSport SUV shows confidant stance in China
2013 Ford EcoSport SUV achieved great furore at 2012 Auto China in Beijing. The car offers confidence and stance and great agility and fuel efficiency. In other words, this For SUV is the perfect vehicle for the city. The new EcoSport joins Ford's family of small global vehicles.
In addition to this EcoSport is full of smart technologies and features.
The brand has included its newest and most advanced engine the 1.0-litre EcoBoost™, thank to which the fuel efficiency is exceptional. It also includes Ford SYNC driver connect system with voice control. Additional innovative features are also included in a spacious and comfortable interior with new levels of craftsmanship.
The top-of-the-line model is EcoSport Titanium, which carries the distinctive paint of Mars Red. This version comes with 16-inch aluminium alloy wheels and a chrome grille.
The interior of the EcoSport delivers style and innovation, craftsmanship and quality. More importantly, the cabin is spacious enough for five people and their gear. This is possible because of the initial aim of the design, which is to deliver great of comfort and quiet operation for customers.
Some of the innovative technologies featured in the model are: Ford SYNC with voice control, Smart Keyless Entry, Ford Power Start, and a cooled bin in the glovebox.
2013 EcoSport will also offer advanced safety items. For instance: dual front airbags and side curtain airbags, Anti-Lock Brake System (ABS) and Electronic Stability Program.
Of course, being a true ford, the SUV comes with an array of driver-assist features among which are the Hill Launch Assist, rear parking sensors, electric power-assisted steering (EPAS) for outstanding steering response and improved fuel efficiency.
For has put highlight on fuel economy, drivability and performance. The aim set by Ford in the EcoSport's development was to become the segment leader in fuel-efficiency. This was made possible thank to the all-new 1.0-litre, three-cylinder EcoBoost™ engine as well as the new 1.5L Ti-VCT petrol engine.
Additionally, EcoSport's fuel economy is further enhanced by the availability of the innovative six-speed PowerShift dual-clutch automatic transmission. It combines the efficiency and driving dynamics of a manual gearbox with the convenience of a conventional automatic transmission.
Efficiency is achieved also through every aspect of the vehicle's design. In fact, the SUV's body was specially created in such way that it includes the use of high-strength steel and new designs to optimize weight and fuel efficiency.