2017 Ford EcoSport received all-wheel drive system

November 24, 2016 at 4:16 pm

World premiere of a new generation of compact off-road vehicle Ford EcoSport is expected in the autumn of 2017, however, some technical details are already known today. According to a number of European media, the car will receive all-wheel drive system.

2017 New generation of Ford EcoSport pic

2017 New generation of Ford EcoSport pic

At the current time the network is actively discussing the exterior of 2017 Ford EcoSport. Many critics believe that the car is quite similar to the well-known models such as the Kuga and Edge. Under the hood there is new 1.0-liter engine generating up to 123 horsepower (standard). If desired, the buyer can choose 1.5 liters EcoSport engine producing 101 hp.

2017 Updated Ford EcoSport photo

2017 Updated Ford EcoSport photo

But in spite of everything, the main feature of a crossover will be an all wheel drive system. As it is known, now only fifteen percent of the world crossovers can boast of such “trump card.” Experts believe that the Ford EcoSport of 2017 model year will be able to compete on equal terms for the first place in its segment. Information concerning the price and the estimated date of mass production of the crossover was not announced. It is quite possible that the management of Ford will report it directly at the premiere.