Ford Ecosport

Ford Ecosport

About Ford Ecosport

The Ford EcoSport is a mini SUV, originally built in Brazil by Ford since 2003 at the Camaari plant. A second generation concept model was launched at the 2012 Delhi Motor Show and is intended to be a global car with a new factory in Chennai, India. The EcoSport was designed by the Ford-US Truck Vehicle Center (program code BV226) and based on the Cologne built European Fusion, because of this, the project used the Ford B3 platform. The EcoSport is one of Ford's best-seller models in Brazil (consistently appearing on the 10 best-selling vehicles), Argentina, Venezuela and Mexico. Its main competitors are the Fiat Palio Weekend Adventure, Volkswagen CrossFox. In 2011 sales reached 700,000. The EcoSport has sold well. The EcoSport has been available with five I4 engines: All models have front-wheel drive with manual transmission as standard. The 2.0 L model can also receive a four-speed automatic transmission or four-wheel drive.

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