Ford EcoSport gets new variant and features in Brazil

Seen in brand new exterior colours and new trim levels, a new variant of Ford EcoSport has made its way to Brazil. Offered in three new body colours, including Solid White Vanilla, Dublin Metallic Silver and Pearlescent Red Merlot, there is not other change in exterior.

Ford EcoSport PowerShift (1)Ford Brazil has announced that the basic S variant is no longer on offer. Instead, they have announced launch of a new trim, called FreeStyle 2.0 Powershift. Powered by a 2.0l flex-fuel engine which delivers 147 hp when ran on ethanol, and 141 hp when ran on petrol. It is mated with an automatic dual clutch gearbox and is priced from R$ 73,990 (approx Rs 19.94 lakhs or $33,173).

Sitting on 16‚ÄĚ alloy wheels encased with 205/60R tyres, the new Ford EcoSport variant will receive features such as roof rack, onboard computer, reverse sensors, front and rear electric windows and lumbar adjustments for driver seat.

Ford EcoSport PowerShift (2)New Ford EcoSport in Brazil will also get infotainment features to include four speakers and two tweeters, Ford SYNC connectivity system and radio with CD Player, Bluetooth connectivity and AUX-in and USB inputs. Safety features on board the new EcoSport will include ABS, ESC, TCS, EBD, dual airbags and side airbags.

Below is the new variant wise price list of Ford EcoSport in Brazil

EcoSport SE 1.6, manual – R$ 62,990 (Rs 16.97 lakhs)
EcoSport SE 2.0, automated dual-clutch transmission – R$ 71,490 (Rs 19.24 lakhs)
EcoSport FreeStyle 1.6 manual – R$ 67,100 (Rs 18.08 lakhs)
EcoSport FreeStyle 4WD 2.0 manual – R$ 77,390 (Rs 20.83 lakhs)
EcoSport FreeStyle 2.0 automated dual-clutch transmission – R$ 73,990 (Rs 19.94 lakhs)
EcoSport Titanium 1.6 manual – R$ 75,390 (Rs 20.29 lakhs)
EcoSport Titanium 2.0 automated dual-clutch transmission- R$ 81,890 Rs 22.06 lakhs

Ford EcoSport PowerShift (3)via Globo