Ford began exporting vehicles from India in 2010 as a remedy to consistently low local demand. Now Ford decides to cater bigger market by launching EcoSports in U.S.A. market. All new EcoSport has been spotted around Ford’s headquarters in Dearborn, Michigan over the past few years. The CEO Alan Mulally also hinted that the model could be imported in remarks last year but the company hasn’t confirmed any plans on it yet. EcoSport is already sold in Europe, and accounts for roughly 70 percent of Ford’s current Indian exports. It will be the first vehicle made in India to be sold U.S.
Ford EcoSport is based on the Fiesta platform, and is made in Brazil in addition to India. In present segments the range of engines, including 1.5-liter gasoline and diesel four-cylinders, and Ford’s turbocharged 1.0-liter EcoBoost three-cylinder engine. It seems once it will make it to the U.S., the EcoSport will hardly be lacking in competition. Ford’s already offer multiple pint-sized utility vehicles in the market. GM has the Buick Encore and Chevrolet Trax, while Fiat Chrysler automobiles has the Jeep Renegade and Fiat 500X.
Few other models like Honda HR-V, Mazda CX-3, and Nissan Juke would also be likely competitors. There have been few efforts to sell an Indian vehicle in the U.S., by Mahindra, which had attempted to import small pickup trucks but never officially launched.
Unleash the perfect blend of bold looks and SUV capabilities that makes every drive a happy trip. Explore more from urban to natural cityscapes and let nothing gets in the way of your fun. With Ford EcoSport, there’s no room for worry. The Ford EcoSport is designed to give you all the comfort you looking for. It’s a complete package of what you need, and less of what you don’t.
The EcoSport, along with a new Bronco, will likely be counted as fourth new SUVs Ford adds to its US lineup. It’s not confirmed yet that in which market the model being shown will be offered in. Ford us very confident for bonding this suv to America market. It will be exciting to see the market respond for this stunning vehicle.