The compact Ford Ecosport 2003 was designed by the Brazilian division of Ford. Its official debut took place in 2003. Production of the car was carried out at a factory in Brazil. And sales were conducted exclusively in Latin America. Over the period from 2003 to 2012 almost 700,000 copies of EcoSport were sold.
The platform of the European Fusion is the base of Ford EcoSport. The crossover has compact exterior dimensions. The growth of the car is 1680 mm. Its length and width, respectively, are 4230 and 1735 mm. The front axle is located at a distance of 2490 mm from the rear axle. And under the bottom, you can see a solid clearance of 200 mm. Depending on the version, the curb weight varies from 1207 to 1377 kg.
Ford Ecosport 2003 had a wide range of engines. The least productive is the 1.4-liter turbo diesel Duratorq Turbo Common TDCi, which produces 68 horsepower and 160 Nm thrust.
- 1.0-liter turbo unit with a potential of 95 horses, generating 126 Nm of peak torque, which can function on gasoline or a mixture of gasoline and alcohol.
- 1.6-liter atmospheric engine issuing 98 forces and 141 Nm.
- The top version is the atmospheric engine with a volume of 2.0 liters and the power of 143 “horses” and 189 Nm.
All versions of Ford EcoSport have a 5-speed “mechanics” and front-wheel drive transmission. Optionally, the most powerful engine was equipped with a 4-speed automatic gear and all-wheel drive technology Control Trac II.
Ford Ecosport 2003 has a load-bearing body, a completely independent suspension, front disc and rear drum brakes, front and rear anti-roll bars. Advantages of the car: a wide choice of engines, good driving performance, acceptable equipment, good off-road capabilities. Disadvantages: not the most attractive appearance, sold only in Latin America.
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