- Ford EcoSport sweeps Bloomberg TV-Autocar Awards 2014 with 6 awards including Car of the Year, Viewer’s Choice Car of the Year, Best Value for Money, SUV of the Year, Engine of the Year and the Technology & Innovation award
- Ford EcoSport’s captivating design, smart package and compelling value proposition has been widely appreciated by consumers and automotive experts
Ford India has at the moment stopped EcoSport bookings across dealerships here. The compact SUV first made heads turn in Brazil, and has touched all the right notes in India, where it is made at their Chennai plant.
Honda unveiled the new Urban SUV production model at Tokyo Motor Show today. The vehicle is called Vezel for the Japanese market. To be launched in Europe during 2015, a name befitting the European model will be confirmed on a later date.
Nissan Terrano had maximum positive mentions across all vehicles in the SUV segment in September 2013. Ford EcoSport, with issues relating to timely delivery of pre-booked vehicles, contributed the most to negative mentions in September 2013 in the SUV segment.
American car maker, Ford is experiencing a phase which it had never experienced before in it’s almost 2 decades in India. Ever since the company has launched the EcoSport compact SUV, their sales have only increased. The SUV has been such a success, that even 4 months after it’s launch, the waiting period is at 6-9 months on select models.
Monsoon means different things to different people. While children dance in the rains, mothers fret for their health. Then there are grownups who want to enjoy the rains in their own ways. For the car buffs, it is yet another excuse to hop into their car and travel the rain-drenched city roads.
Ford India has recorded highest ever sales during the month of September. Both domestic sales and exports increased substantially by 51%, despite various economic constraints causing upheavals in the auto sector.
With Ford India launching EcoSport at the end of June, they certainly turned around their fortunes here. By mid July, in 17 days of launch, Ford confirmed 30,000 bookings. Of course, delivery has been an issue while Ford has been working diligently in trying to cope with demand.