Ford India tweet hints towards EcoSport launch?
Ford India tweeted today that they will soon be making a big announcement. Just like everybody else, we too are waiting for this big announcement – which of course is the launch of the EcoSport SUV in India.
Ford EcoSport bookings have already begun at major cities across India. Talera Ford in Yerwada, Pune has confirmed to us that they are accepting bookings for EcoSport against an advance payment of INR 50,000 while dealerships in cities like Ahmedabad have confirmed the launch of EcoSport by May/June. Due to city-wise launch, EcoSport will first arrive in the cities of Pune, Mumbai, Kolkata, Chennai, Delhi and Bangalore in March/April. Thereafter, Ford India will introduce EcoSport in the cities of Ahmedabad, Mysore, Hyderabad, Lucknow, Chandigarh, etc. Ford India has been caught testing the EcoSport across India. Their dealerships have also been seen with the EcoSport.
The next step towards the launch of EcoSport is media drives and photoshoots before the official launch. Ford EcoSport will be launched with a 1.0L EcoBoost petrol, 1.5L petrol and 1.5L desel engine options. The costliest variant of EcoSport will be the one with EcoBoost engine while the cheapest will be the one with 1.5L petrol. All three variants will be launched simultaneously, confirmed Ford Cargo in Baroda.
Update: Ford India replied to our excitement saying there can be other announcements too