Version of the Fiesta SUV will be officially launched to the market in July-2014 here in the form of CKD.
In the latest release of Ford Vietnam on the business plan in 2013 and 2014, Ford Vietnam said Ford will continue to expand SUV lineup in 2014 with the launch of a small SUV Ford EcoSport entirely new. Expected EcoSport will be officially launched on July Vietnamese market assembled in CKD form.
In Bangkok international car exhibition in 2013, Ford has officially unveiled the EcoSport, launch vehicles ever before in India and China.
Developed on the basis of its platforms Fiesta, Ford EcoSport has enough room for 5 passengers. On his car bonnet wide, trapezoidal grille and headlight pieces, stretching. Besides being the center pillars are painted black as a focal point for the certainty of the car.
Behind the spare tire car appeared in the middle to increase the volume of storage space. Tires are hanging pretty low to not interfere with the driver's vision.
Inside the car, the Ford EcoSport is equipped with lighting system cool blue eyes and button layout is quite easy to use. Also, not to mention the comfortable chair but not too soft. System keyless door can be opened when smart riders pull handles. Thanks to this, users will take time if you want to support the car, especially if you are carrying more stuff on hand.
Regarding equipment, EcoSport have push-button start, Ford SYNC system famous, USB port, Bluetooth connectivity .... Fold down the rear seats, glove compartment volume of 705 liters Ford EcoSport reached.
In the Thai market, Ford EcoSport use Ti-VCT engine, 1.5 liter capacity, producing maximum power of 108 horsepower. The power is transmitted to the wheels through a 5 speed manual transmission. Version used for the Vietnamese market also uses the same engine (Source: Xe Ford EcoSport
Showroom in Viet Nam)
To ensure user safety, Ford has equipped sloping horizontal launch system, power steering, antilock brakes, electronic stabilization and airbag on EcoSport. However it is not clear what features have been taken for the Vietnam market is not.
Hope Ford EcoSport will be a game changer in SUV segment in Viet Nam!