The Ford EcoSport is a stylish and practical crossover vehicle that has taken the SUV market sector by storm. Providing car-like aesthetics and extensive interior space, the model is the perfect choice for those with a growing family, offering the cutting-edge technology expected by modern motorists. And, with the Ford EcoSport boot size offering exceptional volume for those weekend adventures, leaving home with everything you need couldn’t be easier. Discover more at Gates Ford today.
The design of the Ford EcoSport is one that exudes confidence. From the alloy wheels through to the honeycomb front grille, the bold paintwork to the muscular stance, you can rest assured that the vehicle really stands out from the crowd. Not only that, but in taking design cues from its hatchback siblings - the top half is uncannily resemblant of the Ford Focus - the Ford EcoSport ensures that familiarity delivers a sense of reliability. Chrome accents and LED daytime running lights, oversized headlights and sharp creases all further add to the style on offer in this captivating model.
When it comes to the Ford EcoSport interior, you can ensure that your expectations will be exceeded. Comfort plays an integral role in the model, while the Ford EcoSport boot space has been developed to accommodate all the luggage you throw at it. In fact, the Ford EcoSport boot provides a capacity of 356 litres, expanding to 1,238 litres with the rear seats folded down. Combine all this space with a Quickclear heated windscreen, intelligent stowage options, and an ergonomic driving environment, and a great driving experience is guaranteed.
Of course, there’s plenty to be said for the safety on offer in this family friendly model too. From the Electronic Stability Programme to Hill Launch Assist when pulling away, you can enjoy peace of mind when motoring. Not only that, but selected trim levels also come with a rear camera and parking sensors, thereby ensuring you can slot into the smallest of spaces with consummate ease.
Easy driving is the focus of the Ford EcoSport. The high ground clearance means speed bumps and kerbs are no problem, and the tight 10.6m turning circle makes it easy to manoeuvre when we need to turn around. A range of punchy engines provide plenty of power for zipping around the city, and you can upgrade your choice if you expect to venture on long motorway journeys. They’re impressively green to run, emitting just 107g/km of CO2 with the 1.5-litre diesel.
One of the most impressive technology features from Ford is its intuitive SYNC technology. This infotainment system is able to provide you with complete connectivity to your smartphone, with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto meaning you can control your multimedia, satellite navigation and communications from the central touchscreen. Additional features available include heated front seats and steering wheel, as well as Electronic Automatic Temperature Control to ensure the perfect environment for your journeys, regardless of weather. With the in-built FordPass Connect modem, a range of other features are also available through the FordPass App.
The Ford EcoSport compact SUV has grown in popularity in recent years. The Active model still boasts the same good looks as its siblings however, you can instantly see it's additional ruggedness thanks to strong features which include Quickclear heated windscreen, black body styling kit and roof rails, privacy glass, contrast roof and mirrors - all finished off with stunning 17" alloy wheels.
Inside the vehicle meanwhile, you'll notice the distinctive "Active" branding throughout. There is a real sense of quality when it comes to the finish; Premium Sensico trim with leather inserts and blue stitching, coupled with a Premium Sensico-trimmed steering wheel and handbrake handle.
You can also add premium sound to the equation through the Active X-Pack. Experience 360-degree sound from the 10-speaker B&O Audio system, along with Powerfold door mirrors and keyless entry/start.
From the impressive EcoSport boot dimensions to the range of technology included as standard, you can rest assured that the Ford EcoSport has you covered for any eventuality. Ready to experience the model for yourself? We at Gates Ford in Essex, Hertfordshire and London are ready to accompany you on a test drive and provide full details on financing your purchase. Pick up the phone to speak to a member of the team today. We look forward to hearing from you soon.