Driving through cities like Chapel Hill, Raleigh, and Cary just got more enjoyable with the new 2020 Ford EcoSport, which is available in four trim levels with seven different configurations:
• S (Front-wheel Drive & 4x4 Sport Utility)
• SE (Front-wheel Drive & 4x4 Sport Utility)
• Titanium (Front-wheel Drive & 4x4 Sport Utility)
• SES 4WD (4x4 Sport Utility)
The 2020 Ford EcoSport has a wheelbase measuring 99.2” with a thickness of 69.5”, a significantly larger rear grille, and new headlights. Also, it is available in ten exterior colors.
Interior, Infotainment, And Connectivity
A functional interior with ample passenger space for five individuals, as well as sufficient storage and cargo room, make the 2020 Ford EcoSport a comfortable drive. Four-way manually adjustable front seats are standard, while upgrades include heated front seats and steering wheel, shift knob, and a 6-way power-adjustable seat for the driver.
To build a climate-controlled environment, seal-able ventilation in the glovebox connects to the air conditioner of the car. The 2020 Ford EcoSport has two infotainment levels, one based on the customer-friendly Sync 3 system from Ford. It makes use of a touchscreen of 8 inches, offering features like interfaces with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto.
The regular FordPass Connect for all trims provides a Wi-Fi hotspot and device access that permits the driver to unlock and lock the vehicle using a smartphone.
Engine, Transmission, And Fuel Economy
The 2020 Ford EcoSport comes equipped with a standard 123-HP turbocharged 3-cylinder engine or an optional 166-HP 4-cylinder, powered by a 6-speed automatic transmission.
The 4-cylinder engine can be used to tow up to 2000 pounds, while the 3-cylinder can haul 1400 pounds. A mileage of 23 mpg (city), 29 (highway), and 25 (combined) is possible with the 4-cylinder engine. On the other hand, 27/29/28 mpg (city/highway/combined) is associated with the 3-cylinder engine.
Safety features on the 2020 Ford EcoSport include blind-spot monitoring, rear parking sensors, and rear cross-traffic alert. The 2020 Ford EcoSport has two sets of LATCH car-seat connectors on the outboard rear seats and an upper tether on the middle back seat to secure child safety seats.