A green invention, Ford’s Ford 1.0L EcoBoost engine will soon be in India with the EcoSport launch. The 1st three-cylinder engine from Ford brings with it a host of new technologies integrating 3 advanced technologies (turbocharging, direct injection and Ti-VCT).
Of course, vehicle’s are introduced in a certain auto market after careful analysis, and revisions are quick to tap into potential. While a large number of vehicles are first introduced overseas, and then trickle in here in due course of time, there are cars which are made for India, and then shipped across as export markets grow.
While the media drive has allowed patron , fans, and potential buyers to form an opinion of what to expect of the EcoBoost 1 litre, engine, the 1.5 l automatic petrol, and 1.5l diesel is yet to offer facts in determining whether or not this is the right engine type for a buyer.
Eleanor takes viewers’ minds to the Gone in 60 Seconds film released back in 1974. Those who watched the more recent Nicholas Cage starrer Gone in 60 seconds in 2000, saw Eleanor yet again. This time around, the vehicle was a 1967 Custom Mustang, a custom Silver with Black Stripes Fastback.
While Ford will be launching their new EcoSport SUV in Indian in the coming few weeks, plans are afoot to export this compact SUV to over 62 countries across the globe by the year 2017. Unfortunately, however, US home markets are not on this list of countries where Ford EcoSport is scheduled for export.
The grand winner of Urban Discovieries walks away with a Ford EcoSport urban utility vehicle. It will be the person whose team judges choose as having shown the the best of EcoSport’s urban SUV-ness alongwith city discoveries. Team mates will each win international travel vouchers.
The entry level 1.0l Ecoboost engine will step into India this summer as it powers one of the Ford EcoSport variants ready for launch. Price for all 3 engine variants is a closely guarded secret with estimates being around Rs 6-9 lakhs.
The new Ford Endeavor facelift has been launched in South Africa. A striking feature of this facelift is that it is no longer being offered in a dual toned interior as interiors will be in all black.