The Ford EcoSport might be as new as Baby Groot to the American consumers, but it’s been around for rather some time. The present generation dates back to 2012 when it was presented in Brazil, so it’s due for a transformation.
Ford certainly understands how to exploit its bargains. The just recently redesigned Fiesta is getting its SUV version in the coming years. We are not discussing the Fiesta Active that’s been available already. No, Blue Oval means to kill the EcoSport model in favor of an all-new and still unnamed high-riding model that will be heavily affected by the Fiesta.
2021 Ford EcoSport Spy Shots
Even though it has been spotted testing currently, we don’t understand much about the 2021 Ford EcoSport replacement at the minute. As you can see on your own, the camouflaged prototype does not expose anything important at the minute. Based upon the spy shots, however, we can say that the new model features these days popular coupe-like style. Compared to the existing EcoSport, the replacement seems to be bigger as well. Still, the extra inches can’t guarantee cozier cabin, because the sloped roofline generally cut headroom in the back, along with freight area.
The 2021 Ford EcoSport replacement will be Fiesta-based SUV not just thanks to a similar underpinning however also due to practically the same options underneath the hood. Yes, the popular supermini will obtain the all-new SUV nearly whatever, including engines. Nevertheless, it’s also crucial to discuss that the unnamed model is likewise getting an electrical powertrain too. There are no additional details about that at the moment, so we need to wait and see how great the EV is going to be. Anyway, since it uses the same platform as the Fiesta, the future subcompact SUV will use the very same front-wheel-drive for sure. Ford’s engineers will not forget to use optional and more expensive AWD, however.
The EcoSport will complete directly versus a few of the more sportier-looking subcompact models, such as the Mazda CX-3 and Hyundai Kona. As such, Ford appears to have given the model an appearance that’s comparable to both the 2019 Fiesta and the upcoming Kuga crossover replacement. The headlights sit higher, and the body is streamlined.
2021 Ford EcoSport Interior
The interior ought to be comparable in some methods to the current model, as Ford changed to the SYNC 3 tablet. But the ergonomics will be better considering that features like park assist or adaptive cruise control will be baked in from the start, not included as afterthoughts.