Drivers can now set their sights on the future of driving with the 2018 Ford EcoSport. This SUV is a step in the right direction for drivers that want a compact SUV while still being able to transport all their friends and gear to their favorite outdoor vacation spots.

Let’s take a look under the hood and see what makes the EcoSport unique.

Main Features of the 2018 Ford EcoSport

Power and Performance

The EcoSport will be available next year in four trims: S, SE, SES, and Titanium — each available with Ford’s patented EcoBoost® engine technology.

The S, SE, and Titanium trims come standard with a 1.0L 3-cylinder engine, 6-speed automatic transmission, and FWD. This engine is designed to handle 123 horsepower to match the power of other competitors in the market. The SES model is available with a more powerful 2.0L 4-cylinder engine, capable of taking on 140 horsepower, and is available with either a FWD or AWD drivetrain.

Also unique to the EcoSport is standard Auto Start-Stop and Hill Start Assist technology — which helps you save gas at every stop.

Technology and Features

In addition to the impressive engine technology, the EcoSport offers a wide array of safety and entertainment technology.

Ford goes all out to deliver a variety of features that are standard across all trims including:

  • Bluetooth Connectivity
  • USB MP3 Support and Connectivity
  • Apple CarPlay™ Integration
  • Android Auto™ Integration

Other available features include:

  • Wi-Fi® hotspot
  • Sync® 3 with 8” touchscreen
  • Power Moonroof
  • Rear Parking Sensors
  • BLIS® with cross-traffic alert

Design and Storage Capabilities

The EcoSport is smaller than many SUVs but can seat up to five passengers with plenty of leg space. Get standard 60/40 rear seat folding capability, storage pockets, and a rear-opening back hatch for easy access to the cargo area.

The S model comes with standard cloth upholstery, while the SE offers available heated front seats and leather-wrapped steering wheel. The SES features standard leather and cloth-trimmed seats, rain sensing front wipers, and more.

Find Out More About the 2018 Ford EcoSport

Want to know more about features, pricing, and technology for the 2018 Ford EcoSport? At County Ford in Graham, North Carolina, our helpful staff can inform you about updates as they become available. Contact us today.