The 2nd generation Ford EcoSport was first unveiled as a concept SUV at the New Delhi Auto Expo 2012 and later launched in Indian Market in the same year. In fact, India was one of the very first markets globally to receive EcoSport. The car is currently being manufactured at the Ford India’s Chennai plant. It is one the Ford’s bestselling models and within the last 1 year, Ford India has sold more than 47,000 Ford Ecosport cars in the country.
“Ford EcoSport has won more than 32 awards, which includes Car/ SUV of The Year, a whooping, ten times.”
Ford EcoSport is available in both petrol and diesel fuel variants and three different engine options: 1.0L EcoBoost, 1.5L Ti-VCT and 1.5L TDCi. The interior is laced with premium features such as illuminated speedometer, chrome tipped parking brake and dual tone dark colour palette.
Variants of Ford EcoSport
|Specification||1.5L Ti-VCT Titanium||1.0L EcoBoost Titanium+||1.5L Ti-VCT Ambiente||1.5L TDCi Titanium||1.5L TDCi Platinum Edition|
|Power||[email protected]||[email protected]||[email protected]||[email protected]||[email protected]|
|Torque||[email protected]||[email protected]||[email protected]||[email protected]||[email protected]|
|Ground Clearance (mm)||200||200||200||200||200|
|Fuel Capacity (L)||52||52||52||52||52|
Why You Should Get Your Ford EcoSport Insured?
No Financial Burden
In case of an accident, we will pay for the damages caused. You don’t have to bear the sudden financial crunch.
Third-party Damage Is Not Paid by You
We will pay for the damage to the third-party person and/or third-party property caused by your Ford EcoSport.
Peace of Mind
You don’t have to worry about how your Ford EcoSport will get repaired in case of accidents. That’s our job!
Mandatory by Law
Riding your Ford EcoSport without a Third-party Liability Insurance is illegal. You are liable for a monetary penalty and/or imprisonment if you do not have a valid car insurance policy.
Types of Car Insurance Policies:
Third-party Car Insurance Policy
If you opt for Third-party Insurance Policy, the damages caused to a third-party property or person will be paid by us. Buying this policy is mandatory by law.
Comprehensive Car Insurance
If you opt for a Comprehensive Insurance Policy, along with the benefits offered by a Third-party Insurance Policy, we also pay for the repairs for your own car or injuries caused to you in case of accidents.
Benefits of Buying Acko Car Insurance Policy:
Online Insurance Process
Buy affordable car insurance online anytime, anywhere, directly from our website.
Guidance from Trained Professionals
Get insurance related, unbiased advice from our trained professionals.
Quick Claim Settlement
When you file a claim, we try to settle it in a quick and hassle-free manner.
Inclusions of Acko Car Insurance Policy:
You are covered against the following:
- Loss or damage to the vehicle due to an accident
- Loss or Damage caused to third-party life or property
- Theft of insured vehicle
- Damages caused due to natural calamities
- Damages caused due to man-made calamities
Exclusions of Acko Car Insurance Policy:
You are NOT covered against the following:
- Regular wear and tear
- Mechanical & Electrical breakdown
- Driving with an Invalid or no license
- Driving under the Influence of Intoxicating Substances
Frequently Asked Questions:
What is the difference between Third-party and Comprehensive Insurance Policy?
Buying a Third-party Insurance is mandatory as per The Motor Vehicles Act, 1988. It covers only the damages caused to the third-party involved in an accident with your insured Ford EcoSport.
A Comprehensive Insurance Policy will cover you against damages caused to your Ford EcoSport along with the benefits of a Third-party Insurance Policy.
My Ford EcoSport insurance policy has expired a few months back, is an inspection necessary for the new policy?
Yes, if there is a time gap between the expiry and the renewal of Car Insurance Policy, your Ford EcoSport may require another round of inspection.
Is an online policy considered to be valid?
100% yes, buying an online policy is as good as buying an offline policy.
I just bought a new Ford EcoSport go and had another car earlier, will my No Claim Bonus be continued?
Yes, if your earlier car was of the same class and type, your No Claim Bonus will be continued to the new car after completing the formalities.
How does NCB work in case I buy a second-hand car? Will I get No Claim Bonus?
As a new owner, it’s your obligation to get the existing car insurance transferred in your name within the specified period from the date of transfer of RC book.
In case you have an old policy with accumulated NCB, it can be transferred by submitting a retention letter to the new insurer.
Other Models Launched by Ford
News Related to Ford EcoSport:
Ford Motors Launches EcoSport Titanium Auto in India
– July 16, 2020
American car manufacturer, Ford Motor Company, has launched another variant of the sub-compact SUV Ford EcoSport. The new Ford EcoSport Titanium Auto is positioned at the entry-level of the automatic variants of the EcoSport. The new variant is priced at Rs.10.67 lakh ex-showroom. Compared to the Titanium+ variant, this is about Rs.90,000 cheaper. The EcoSport Titanium Auto loses the sunroof and comes only with dual front airbags compared to the higher variant which gets sunroof and 6 airbags. Also, the variant misses out on auto wipers and headlights, front map lights and rear seat armrest. Apart from what it misses out, it does get features such as touchscreen infotainment system, paddle shifters, cruise control, ESP, traction control, etc. The Ford EcoSport Titanium Auto draws power from a 1.5-litre petrol unit which is capable of producing a maximum power of 123hp. The SUV is also available with a 1.5-litre diesel unit which churns out a maximum power of 100hp which is paired with a manual gearbox. The vehicle also comes with the Ford Pass – connected car technology, which offers features such as vehicle locator, vehicle start/stop, remote lock/unlock, etc. The Ford EcoSport competes with the likes of Maruti Brezza, Mahindra XUV300, Hyundai Venue and Tata Nexon in the Indian market.