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Ford Reveals EcoSport Facelift, Gets Sporty ST Line Model

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| September 6 , 2017 , 21:17 IST

After registering a stunning success for EcoSport, Ford has finally revealed their new 2018 SUV EcoSport compact. The new vehicles come as a facelift of the older version with a refined body and more sophisticated technologies.

This will also be the first vehicle to have the Ford's Intelligent All Wheel Drive technology that will provide a better traction to the vehicle on road and off.

The Vehicle will come with a 1.5-litre EcoBlue diesel engine that can churn out a top power of 125 PS and peak torque of 300 Nm. The multi-award-winning Ford engine with 1.0-litre EcoBoost petrol with power outputs of 140 PS, 125 PS and 100 PS paired with a six-speed manual gearbox will also be in choice for the customers to choose from.

For the first time, the vehicle will also be available in its sporty version the performance-inspired EcoSport ST‑Line.

The new Ford EcoSport also comes with driver assistance technologies which include SYNC 3 connectivity, Rear View Camera and Cruise Control with Adjustable Speed Limiter.

While the design is based on the older version, it has seen some notable updates. The front of the vehicle has gotten a large trapezoidal grille design along with angular headlights which have High-Intensity Discharge lighting system that too incorporates with daylight running LED lights.

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Beating its older version to the punch, the new enhanced version of EcoSport will be available in 12 different colours with even more customisation options which include contrasting roof extending to windows, door mirror and rear roof spoiler.

On the inside, it will also have centre floating 8-inch touch screen entertainment unit, heated steering wheel topped off with adjustable boot floor.