Loaded with plethora of exciting features, the EcoSport is now launched in India in three engine variants such as 1.5-litre petrol, 1.5-litre diesel and 1.0-litre EcoBoost engine, with a price tag starting Rs. 5.59 lakhs.

Bookings for this compact SUV have already started, with deliveries being made today itself. Presented in four trims including Ambiente, Trend, Titanium and Titanium Optional, the EcoSport looks smart and trendy. The Ambiente and Trend trims of the SUV sport an 89bhp, 1.5-litre diesel or 110bhp, 1.5-litre petrol engines with the 5-speed manual transmission. The latter also comes with six-speed automatic gearbox options.

The other two Titanium and Titanium Optional come powered by a 1.0-litre 3-cylinder turbocharged EcoBoost engine, which develops 125bhp and 170Nm of top torque.

Features including keyless entry, push start/stop button, reverse parking sensor with visual display make the EcoSport a classy choice. With 200mm ground clearance and 550mm water wading potential, this SUV is great for off-roading trips.

The Hill launch Assist system in its automatic variant halts the car from rolling back for a few seconds. Ford EcoSport also boasts of various safety features such as airbags among others. With Microsoft’s SYNC technology and Emergency Assistance System, the SUV is technologically advanced. The latter system automatically alerts someone in case of an accident.