Ford India has launched 'Black Edition' of the EcoSport micro-SUV at an introductory price of Rs. 8.58 Lakhs (Ex. Showroom, Delhi) in the country. Ford EcoSport Black Edition would be available in three variants: Trend+, Titanium and Titanium+. The Black Edition gets all-black exteriors including black grille, alloy wheels, fog lamps, and black-out moulded headlamps, while mechanically it is being offered with the same set of petrol and diesel engines.
“Besides an outstanding value for money proposition, the Ford EcoSport continues to be admired for its impressive, head-turning design. The new ‘Black Edition’ accentuates EcoSport’s bold design, giving the compact SUV an even more striking look and a substantial road presence,” said Anurag Mehrotra, executive director Marketing, Sales & Service at Ford India. Ford EcoSport Black Edition comes with 16-inch black alloy wheels, black mirror covers, black fog lamp bezel, black roof rails and Roof cross bars. Inside the cabin, there is the SYNC AppLink in-car connectivity system with Emergency Assistance. Just so you know, Ford EcoSport is India's most awarded vehicle and has topped global automotive research firm J.D. Power’s Initial Quality Study in the SUV category for two consecutive years.
Mechanically, the EcoSport Black Edition is on offer with three engines: 1.5L TiVCT petrol engine with both manual and automatic transmission options, 1.5L TDCi diesel engine as well as the globally-acclaimed 1.0L EcoBoost engine. The 4-cylinder TDCi diesel churns out 99bhp of top power, while delivering 22.27kmpl of mileage. The 1.5L TiVCT petrol engine produces 110bhp of maximum power, while returning a fuel economy of 15.85kmpl. It is presented with both the 5-speed manual transmission as well as Ford’s 6-speed dual clutch PowerShift automatic gearbox. Some other high-end features available in Ford EcoSport are 6-airbags, automatic headlamps, signature light guide, daytime running lights, electro-chromic mirror, rain sensing wipers, and push button start. Below is the variant-wise pricing (Ex-Showroom, Delhi) of the Ford EcoSport Black Edition:
Ford EcoSport Black Edition Trend+ 1.0L EcoBoost (Petrol) - Rs. 8.58 Lakhs
Ford EcoSport Black Edition Titanium 1.5L TiVCT (Petrol) - Rs. 8.74 Lakhs
Ford EcoSport Black Edition Trend+ 1.5L TDCi (Diesel) - Rs. 8.88 Lakhs
Ford EcoSport Black Edition Titanium 1.5L TDCi (Diesel) - Rs. 9.34 Lakhs
Ford EcoSport Black Edition Titanium+ 1.0L EcoBoost (Petrol) - Rs. 9.63 Lakhs
Ford EcoSport Black Edition Titanium AT 1.5L TiVCT (Petrol) - Rs. 9.79 Lakhs
Ford EcoSport Black Edition Titanium+ 1.5L TDCi (Diesel) - Rs. 9.93 Lakhs