Ford India has introduced the BS6 Ford EcoSport.
The Ford EcoSport BS6 price starts from Rs 8.04 lakhs.
The price increased by Rs 13,000 for select variants.
It gets 1.5-litre petrol and diesel engine choices.
The 1.0-litre petrol engine is discontinued.
Ford has finally launched the BS6 Ford EcoSport in India at a price point of Rs 8.04 lakhs (1.5-litre petrol variant). The BS6 EcoSport 1.5-litre diesel powertrain price is Rs 8.54 lakhs.
As AutoPortal has reported recently, Ford India has phased out the 1.0-litre EcoBoost petrol powertrain from the Ford EcoSport. Talking of the BS6 Ford EcoSport petrol, it comes powered with a three-cylinder 1.5-litre petrol unit that generates a peak power of 122hp and a max torque of 149Nm. This engine comes paired with a five-speed manual transmission/six-speed automatic gearbox. The 1.5-litre petrol engine has seven variants.
Speaking of the BS6 Ford EcoSport 1.5-litre diesel powertrain, it churns out 100hp power and 215Nm torque. Available in six variants, this engine is mated with five-speed manual transmission.
Besides, Ford India has made an announcement that the EcoSport BS6 gets a 3-year/1,00,000 km warranty as standard.
The new Ford EcoSport BS6 features include six airbags (top variants), 8.0-inch touchscreen infotainment with Ford SYNC 3 system/9.0-inch multimedia system. The top variants now come with rain-sensing wipers, HID headlamps along with daytime running lights and a push start/stop button.
The BS6 EcoSport price (select variants) is now hiked by Rs 13,000.
The Ford EcoSport continues to rival the likes of Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza, Hyundai Venue, Mahindra XUV300, and Tata Nexon Facelift. In addition, the BS6 EcoSport will also see the competition with Renault and Kia’s compact SUVs in late 2020.