Soon after bookings for updated EcoSport commenced in Europe, spyshots of the car testing in India have emerged. First consignment is expected to leave from India shortly.
Ford showcased a significantly enhanced EcoSport for the European markets at Geneva Motor Show 2015. The refreshed car for the old continent eschews tailgate-mounted spare wheel.
Ford’s new Fortuner rival is scheduled to be launched towards the end of this year. Spyshots reveal that the 7-seat SUV is currently undergoing ARAI formalities.
Mahindra is the third largest passenger vehicle manufacturer in India, while Ford is the seventh largest. Both have reported decline in sales for the month of June 2015.
With only EcoSport selling at a reasonably brisk pace, Ford India is looking to progress to next phase with its upcoming launch.
Ford invents car with Front Split View Camera that displays a 180 degree view from front of the car via a 1 MP camera fitted on its front grille.
Mid-way through its pre-launch initiative of showcasing the latest sub-4 metre sedan at shopping malls across the country, Ford India has rolled out ‘Job 1′ of the car from its brand new Sanand facility.