Ford EcoSport Black Signature Edition dons cosmetic updates including range of new accessories and features, aims to boost sales during festive season
Ford EcoSport is one of the most popular compact SUV of Indian market at present. To boost the EcoSport’s sales during this festive season Ford India has launched a special edition of the car in India at Rs. 926,194 (ex-showroom, Delhi). Dubbed as Signature Edition, the special edition is based on the Ford EcoSport Black Titanium variant, and it features Rs. 37,894 worth of accessories and cosmetic updates.
With the new cosmetic updates, the butch American SUV looks more stylish. It features all-new LED daytime running lights comprising five LED lights, just below fog-lamp bezels. Apart from that, the car sports blacked-out headlamps, black front grille, 16-inch black alloy-wheels, all-new body graphics with EcoSport branding, black wing-mirror caps, and black roof rails with cross-bars. Also, the front and rear bumper of Ford Black Signature Edition has been revised.
While exterior of Ford EcoSport Black Signature Edition has received several updates, the interior has been updated as well. It gets an all-black interior theme, which is complemented by red stitching on black vinyl seat covers. Also the car comes with illuminated scuff plates adding on style quotient.
Ford EcoSport Black Signature Edition is equipped with features like Ford SYNC 2.0 with AppLink, multiple airbags, ABS with EBD, rain sensing automatic wipers etc. The SUV has been receiving tough competition from Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza. The American automaker has already slashed EcoSport’s pricing to stay competitive against Vitara Brezza, and now with new special edition model it takes the game up.
While exterior and interior of Ford EcoSport Black Signature Edition has been updated, powertrain options remain unchanged. Power comes from a 1.5-litre Ti-VCT petrol and 1.5-litre TDCi diesel engine options, kicking out 112 PS and 100 PS power outputs respectively. Fuel economies for the petrol and diesel variants are 15.85 kmpl and 22.27 kmpl respectively. Transmission options include 5-speed manual and 6-speed dual-clutch automatic gearbox.