Ford EcoSport storms SUV market | Car Talk - Car News Dec 2018

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16:21 Friday 07 Dec 2018

Ford are winning the ever-important Sports Utility Vehicle sector thanks to the popularity of the EcoSport model.

The SUV market has grown by almost a fifth this year, with the Ford EcoSport accounting for 12 per cent of sales overall.

Sales of the EcoSport have risen by 56 per cent so far this year, with the sporty Ford Performance-inspired ST-Line model the most popular. The EcoSport ST-Line is equipped with body-styling kit and 17-inch alloy wheels. More than a quarter of all Ford EcoSports sold are chosen in Blue Lightning paint finish.

Technology features available on the EcoSport include all-wheel drive, SYNC 3 connectivity, cruise control with adjustable speed limiter, and rear view camera.

Full details on the Ford EcoSport line up are available at your local Ford retailer.

 

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