Ford gets into the subcompact crossover market with the all-new 2018 Ford EcoSport, taking on models like the 2017 Honda HR-V. Despite being all-new in Canada, the Ford EcoSport has been around for awhile in other parts of the world. The EcoSport is arriving in the first part of 2018 will be offered in four trim levels: S, SE, SES, and Titanium.
With tons of technology, the EcoSport is geared towards a generation that’s embedded in their smartphones. Its large touchscreen and Apple CarPlay/Android Auto integration will help drivers focus on the road ahead with useful messaging apps, enjoy music with apps like Spotify, and navigate with some of the best maps systems available.
|2018 Ford EcoSport||vs||2017 Honda HR-V|
|1.0L I-3 turbo EcoBoost, 2.0-litre I-4||Powertrains||1.8-litre I-4|
|6-speed automatic||Base Transmission||6-speed manual|
|Available||Apple CarPlay/Android Auto||Available|
|Intelligent 4WD||All-Wheel Drive Capability||Real Time AWD with Intelligent Control System (CVT only)|
The 2018 Ford EcoSport separates itself from the competition with a host of unique features. The EcoSport will be available in 10 exterior colors and have seven ambient interior ambient light choices. The EcoSport is also home to the Ford-exclusive 675-watt B&O Play audio system by Harmon, featuring door-mounted tweeters, rear subwoofer, and 10 speakers inside the cabin.
While Ford isn’t the first automaker to venture into the subcompact crossover world, it’s making an aggressive push to challenge vehicles like the Honda HR-V and Mazda CX-3, two of the most popular crossovers on the market today. You’re able to reserve the all-new 2018 Ford EcoSport before it arrives at Sherwood Ford right here on our website.