Ecosport 1.5 trend, duster 85 diesel, scorpio s4 plus Which one to choose?
By: R.K on 6 june 2015
Hello R.K ..
The Duster is a very ideal SUV for someone who is looking for a good urban SUV, which gives you that big car, feel and is yet compact. The Renault Duster is on offer with both petrol as well as diesel engines. Comparing it with the Ford Ecosport, which is also a compact and very stylish looking SUV, it comes with two petrol engine options and a diesel, The Scorpio is larger than both the above mentioned SUV, the new model of Scorpio has very good looks. Coming to the engine specifications, the Scorpio has a The 2.5-litre four-cylinder m2DiCr works force only in the base variant while the more powerful 2.2-litre mHawk engine powers the rest of the range, while the Ford EcoSport has 1.5-litre petrol unit makes 110PS and 140Nm, and the Renault Duster is powered by a 1.6-litre engine that pumps 105PS of power and 145Nm of torque. The 1.5-litre diesel on the other hand is available in two states of tune - producing 85PS and 200Nm and 110PS and 248Nm. If you are looking for an compact SUV, then the Renault Duster would be good option for you, if you want a large SUV, then Scorpio is best at this price range.
As you have specified that Ecosport 1.5 trend, duster 85 diesel, scorpio s4 plus has to be compared, first let us talk about the price bracket. While Scorpio is 8.7 lacs, Duster costs, 9.2 lacs and Ecosport has a price tag of 8.61 lacs approximately. While Scorpio has the greatest length, the width of Duster is greatest. Again, height wise Scorpio is greatest and Duster is lowest. Both Duster and Ecosport has 5 seater capacity, while Scorpio can accommodate seven adults. While Scorpio offers the maximum power of 120 bhp@ 4000 rpm and maximum torque of 280 Nm@ 1800 Rpm, Duster offers the least power of 84 bhp @ 3750 rpm and torque of 200 Nm @ 1900 RPm. Ecosport comes in between with power of 89 bhp@ 3750 rpm and torque of 204 Nm @ 2000RPM. However, while Ecosport offers the maximum mileage ARAI of 22.7 KMPL, Scorpio offers the least with 15.4 KMPL. Again, both Duster and Ecosport have FWD drivetrain, and Scorpio features RWD drivetrain. However, all the vehicles have power steering and 5 speed gearbox.
All these three SUVs are solid performers and very popular in India. If you are looking for a car which is suitable for urban use and can go off-road without any trouble then you can go for Renault Duster. It is an iconic urban SUV. Mahindra Scorpio has large dimensions and high ground clearance as compared to Duster, which shows that it is truly meant for rough terrains and off-roading. Driving Scorpio in cities for urban uses will be difficult.
Ecosport and Duster are compact SUVs good for both city and highway whereas Scorpio is a beast, it is good only for highways and rough roads. The 85 PS Duster is slightly underpowered. If you are willing to buy an urban SUV then go with Ford Ecosport or 110 PS Duster and if are willing to buy a pure SUV with good comforts then go with Mahindra Scorpio. Mahindra Scorpio has the most powerful engine amongst these cars.
A big and yet a compact to feel car is the Duster. This car is available with petrol and diesel engines. If you want to compare it with Ford Ecosport, then you will feel both are stylish, and efficient. While Duster is a compact SUV, and Scorpio is best, Ecosport is a blend of both and pocket friendly too.
If you want to compare Duster, Scorpio and the Ecosport, then you need to first check for the price ranges. While Duster and Ecosport can seat 5 people, Scorpio is for 7. But Ecosport wins all the SUVs with the 22.7 km per liter ARAI claimed mileage.
Ecosport, Duster and Scorpio all are SUVs that are popular in India. If you are riding often in city roads, then Duster and Ecosport are best. Scorpio suits well in highways only. But when you want to get good mileage, go for Ecosport.
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