Ford EcoSport Platinum Edition Launched at Rs. 10.39 lakh

A few weeks backs we had reported that Ford was planning to launch an updated EcoSport soon with a touchscreen infotainment system. And Ford has done just that. However, instead of adding the new features to the top end trim, Ford has launched an altogether new variant called the Ford EcoSport Platinum Edition. It is available with either a 1.0 L EcoBoost petrol or a 1.5 L Diesel. Prices start at Rs. 10.39 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi). Read on to know more about the new Ford EcoSport Platinum Edition.

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Ford EcoSport Platinum Edition Price

ModelEx-Showroom Delhi Price
Ford EcoSport Platinum 1.0 L EcoBoost Petrol MTRs. 10.39 lakh
Ford EcoSport Platinum 1.5 L Diesel MTRs. 10.69 lakh

The Platinum Edition EcoSport variants cost Rs. 70,000 more than the Titanium+ trims. Only the 1.0 L EcoBoost and 1.5 L Diesel engines are on offer. Here’s the full price list of the Ford EcoSport

VariantsAmbienteTrendTrend+TitaniumTitanium +Platinum Edition
1.5 L PetrolRs. 7,11,000Rs. 7,86,000NARs. 8,82,000NA
1.5 L Petrol ATNARs. 9,92,000NA
1.0 L EcoBoost PetrolNARs. 8,56,000NARs. 9,89,000Rs. 10,39,000
1.5 L DieselRs. 7,76,000Rs. 8,46,000Rs. 8,86,000Rs. 9,42,000Rs. 10,19,000Rs. 10,69,000

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Ford EcoSport Platinum Edition Features

The new Platinum Edition is based on the Titanium+ trim of the EcoSport. Apart from the features of the Titanium+ trim, it gets-

  • Touchscreen infotainment system
  • Reverse parking camera
  • Cruise control
  • Navigation
  • DVD Player
  • Black roof
  • New 17 inch Diamond Cut alloys
  • Rear centre headrest for third row occupant

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Ford EcoSport Platinum Specifications

Length x Width x Height3999 x 1765 x 1708 mm
Kerb Weight1222-1272 kg
Wheel Type and Size17” Alloys
Boot Space346 litres
Engine Type/ Displacement1.0 L EcoBoost Petrol1.5 L TDCi Diesel
Power124 bhp99 bhp
Torque170 Nm205 Nm
Transmission (Gearbox)5-speed MT5-speed MT

Since the Platinum Edition is based on the Titanium+ trim, only the 1.0 L EcoBoost and 1.5 L Diesel engine options are offered. Both engines get a 5-speed manual transmission.

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Ford EcoSport Platinum Mileage

Petrol 1.0 LDiesel 1.5 L
Mileage18.9 KMPL22.7 KMPL

According to official ARAI figures, the EcoSport with the 1.0 L petrol returns 18.9 KMPL overall. While the diesel EcoSport boasts an overall fuel efficiency rating of 22.7 KMPL.

At the Los Angeles Motor Show late last year, the new 2017 Ford EcoSport made its international debut. In India, the new 2017 model will arrive by the festive season this year. The new EcoSport gets a more comprehensive makeover with a fresh new face, and new dashboard design.

2017 Ford EcoSport Images

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