2014 Ford EcoSport SUV brand new driver provides the perfect combination of agility of small vehicles, accessibility and low power consumption, with the flexibility and roominess that customers expect from SUVs – all in a modern package. Little we can devote more time to this model than usual as some. We will bring you all the advantages and disadvantages of the vehicle.
2014 Ford Ecosport Design
Stylish and robust, all-new EcoSport is the first SUV in the world equipped with a 1.0-liter engine and one of the first Ford vehicles in Europe that are offered with Ford SYNC and AppLink system, which allows drivers voice control applications, smart phone, while their attention is focused on the road and hands on the wheel. The all-new Ford EcoSport our European customers and delivers smart mobile technology linked to a small car, “says engineer Nick FitzGerald, head of the program EcoSport. Ford’s new urban SUV is a cost-effective, flexible, modern and stands shoulder to shoulder with the new B-MAX compact multi-purpose vehicle, the fastest-selling Fiesta and all-new model Tourneo Courier and thus completes Ford’s extensive line of small cars in Europe.
Ford’s first global SUV, EcoSport is a stylish and practical – with a short hood, slanted front columns, with distinctive chrome five-part grille, the angled headlamps and distinctive LED strip lights.
Available with 17-inch alloy wheels, silver roof rails, mirrors with electric adjustment and chrome fog lamps, EcoSport is designed with a sharp eye for detail. For example, the mechanism for opening the luggage compartment is fitted with rear light clusters on the right side, symmetrically with respect to the reverse lights on the left, and it is also highly placed, to ensure that you stay clean while driving.
Spare wheel full size located at the back door that allows luggage capacity EcoSport, which exceeds 375 liters without moving the rear seats to be competitive many family cars of medium size. EcoSport also brings a commanding driving position with adjustable seat and steering column adjustable in both height and slope.
Engine and Performance
Liter EcoBoost with 125 horsepower achieves fuel consumption of 5.3 l/100 km with CO2 emissions of 125g/km. EcoSport is also offered with a 1.5-liter gasoline engine with 112 horsepower, paired with a five-speed manual transmission, can reach a consumption of 6.3 l/100 km and CO2 emissions of 149 g/km and 7.9 l/100 km in the version with six-speed automatic transmission. The diesel engine of 1.5 liter 90 horsepower has a fuel consumption of 4.6 l/100 km and CO2 emissions of 120 g/km.
Steering and handling completely new model EcoSport Ford offered the same sense of fun driving gene, which has gained recognition in the new Fiesta.
Agility and features Ecosport allow driving on the most demanding road conditions, whether they are narrow, winding, bumpy country roads, full of holes or drive over high curbs in city conditions. Turning circle of 10.6 meters is among the smallest in the class, and also EcoSport is equipped with front and rear protective plates, also has a ground clearance of 200 mm, the input angle of 22.1 degrees, the downward angle of 35 degrees and can handle Wading up to 550 mm.