2018 Ford EcoSport Specs, Price and More

If you are looking for elegance and sleek design in a car, the 2018 Ford EcoSport offers you that and much more. The outward appearance of this machine is small and creates an impression of being cramped. However, it is strategically designed as a sporty, compact crossover to meet the needs of the lower-class SUV market. It is simply a full-of-surprise mini-SUV with a tiny outlook, but a spacious interior.

A lot of other new features, courtesy of the 2018 Ford EcoSport, such as the 8-inch color LCD touchscreen, an Apple CarPlay and a 675-B&O stereo system with 10 speakers, make this machine outstanding.

2018 Ford EcoSport front

2018 Ford EcoSport – Comes with Cool Exterior and Interior Design

The 2018 Ford EcoSport’s general dimension is 9-inches smaller in length than the normal SUV. However, its cool exterior impression does not exaggerate its other unseen features.

The brand new 2018 Ford EcoSport comes in a gleaming Dutch-blue color that is ideal for unisex. Being an all-wheel drive, its wheels are carefully engineered to be at the right positions, with its rear wheels nearer to the back side for convenient support of the heavy hutch.

Furthermore, the rear door is designed to carry the car’s spare wheel, hence the rear wheels’ positioning come in handy to support that extra weight. The rear door is hinged on the side, which is brilliant idea considering the weight of the spare. Moreover, having the spare hanging at the outer side of the rear door ensures more space in the hatch and the interior.

More Spacious

More space is also reserved for the driver and passenger seats. Talking of sufficient space, the 2018 Ford EcoSport is more philanthropic with space for everyone and everything. It has a total of 30 storage pouches and bins, as well as hooks for multiple purposes. All this comfort is complimented by cozy leather seats and a smart technology that makes a ride more enjoyable.

Moreover, its stereo system on the dashboard is an improvement from the norm; it has two USB ports, a 12-volt outlet, and 110-volt plug for the back passenger seats. Additionally, the 2018 Ford EcoSport also boasts of a Blind Spot Information System (BLIS), which offers traffic alert and alerts the driver of eminent dangers using its sensory system.

2018 Ford EcoSport interior

Engine and Performance

The 2018 EcoSport comes with two engine modes which comprise of a six-speed automatic transmission. They include a 2.0-litre four-cylinder with all-wheel drive and a 1.0-litre turbocharged EcoBoost inline-three engine connected with front-wheel drive. The engine power of the 2018 Ford EcoSport is unmatched: it has an estimated 160 horsepower and 140 lb-ft for 2.0-liter powertrain, and 123 horses with 125 lb-ft of force for the 1.0-liter transmitter.

This model is all automatic and is designed to stop automatically and restart when the brake pedal is released. However, the driver can adjust by choosing either automatic or manual use for the engine.

2018 Ford EcoSport rear

MSRP and Release Date

The MSRP is an estimated around $19,000 to $25,000. The price is set to be lower than competitors in the market for competitive advantage. The Ford EcoSport is yet to be launched in the market with its debut planned for early 2018.

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