Ford EcoSport AWD expected to be launched in India

November 23, 2016, Chennai

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Ford had as of late disclosed the facelifted EcoSport for the North American markets.

The automaker has consequently showcased an AWD variant of the compact SUV at the 2016 LA Auto Show.


At present the AWD variant will be sold only in the US markets. In any case, since the US-spec model will be inherent India and afterward traded to the US, it is being hypothesized that Ford may likewise dispatch the AWD show in the household showcase.

The US-Spec EcoSport AWD is fueled by a 2.0-litre, 4-cylinder engine which is mated to a 6-speed programmed gearbox. The other engine choices on offer incorporate a 1.0-liter EcoBoost, which is accessible with the standard front-wheel drive framework.

On the off chance that Ford launches the EcoSport AWD in India, it may turn out to be the SUV's new USP, particularly in the present market situation where no compact SUV gives an AWD framework, even as a choice.

This can therefore Ford keep up its piece of the overall industry, regardless of extreme rivalry from the Maruti Vitara Brezza.


Author Bio: 

Karthick Annamalai, Editor of www.vicky.in - India's leading portal. He has been review cars/bikes since 2007 and driven everything on wheels from Royal Enfield taurus diesel to Rolls Royce . He appears on various TV shows and a well known personality in auto industry. He writes for Mathrubhumi, Madhyamam, Dinamani, Udayavani, Eenadu, Dainikbhaskar and more.