The Ford EcoSport is available with new features and a slight increase in price. The sub-4m SUV obtains passenger seatbelt reminder, rear parking sensors and speed-sensing auto door lock same as the standard model in the range.
Other inclusion takes a new 9-inch touchscreen infotainment system, new rear parking camera on variants like the Titanium, Trend and Trend +. You will see a fresh 9-inch touchscreen infotainment system on variants except Titanium+ which is a top variant and takes the 8-inch unit. The lower Ambiente variant will not get the touchscreen audio system. Previously, the EcoSport was available with an 8-inch and 6.5-inch touchscreen depending on the variant.
The top-spec Titanium+ variant gets additional features like Android Auto, Apple CarPlay, Ford MyKey, ambient lighting and SYNC 3. These features were previously available with lower variant also.
EcoSport is not only updated in features but price as well. The EcoSport model is loaded with standard features and a rear parking camera that are similar to Trend model. Coming to the price increase, the highest increase is of Rs. 9,000 in diesel variant whereas petrol engine attracts the increase of Rs. 10,000. Wisely, the price accommodates the newly added features.
The engine specs are the same as previous and it will get the same 1.5-litre engines as before. Although, lately the company introduced the petrol Titanium+ EcoSport mated to a manual transmission which option was previously available with only a 6-speed AT.