All-new Ford EcoSport 2018 to be launched in the Philippines very soon

Updated Oct 05, 2020 | Same topic: Highlights of the Week

The Philippine-spec Ford EcoSport 2018 will be equipped with a 1.0L EcoBoost engine.

Ford has finally confirmed the arrival of the all-new Ford EcoSport 2018 in the Philippines. Just two words are uttered by the Blue Oval: “Very soon”.

Although we still don’t have an exact release date and time of the EcoSport, the American car manufacturer does schedule an event by the end of this August. Is it what we expect?

Ford EcoSport 2018 angular front

Ford has finally confirmed the arrival of the all-new EcoSport 2018 in the Philippines

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According to the latest car news, the company also gave a confirmation that the Philippine-spec Ford EcoSport 2018 will be powered by a 1.0L EcoBoost engine. And it is claimed to feature the same output as the Vietnamese-spec model which is capable of cranking out 125 ho and 170 Nm of torque.

So now, what we have is a 1.0L EcoBoost model that will hit our shores very soon. Is it strong enough to go head to head with local heavyweights like the Mazda CX-3, Suzuki Vitara and the Nissan Juke? Let's just wait and see!

In the meantime, let’s check out the up-to-date prices of the Ford EcoSport 2018 in the Philippines:

Ford EcoSport​ 2018 price in the Philippines
Model Price
Ford EcoSport 1.5 Ambiente MT ₱848,000
Ford EcoSport 1.5 Titanium AT ₱1,058,000
Ford EcoSport 1.5 Trend AT ₱958,000
Ford EcoSport 1.5 Trend AT Black Edition ₱971,000
Ford EcoSport 1.5 Trend MT ₱908,000
Ford EcoSport 1.5 Trend MT Black Edition ₱921,000

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Ford EcoSport

<p>The Ford EcoSport belongs to the best-selling subcompact crossovers in the Philippines, which acquired its major redesign in August 2018. It is best known for its flexibility, a sleeker exterior, and a new option for its engine that can compete within the Philippine market with greater range. A floating display screen measuring 8 inches is equipped with Ford&#39;s SYNC 3, which is available in the Titanium variant. It is the most apparent feature in the cabin of the Ford EcoSport. Ford Philippines offers the Ford EcoSport is available in four trims: 1.5 Ambiente MT as the base variant, 1.5 Trend MT, 1.5 Trend AT, and the 1.0 Eco-Boost Titanium AT. The advantages of the top-of-the-line Titanium variant includes an automatic start and stop engine system and six airbags. Ford EcoSport is now offered in two engine options. Ford kept the 1.5L Inline 4-Cylinder Ti-VCT petrol power plant but with improved performance. It now produces 121 horsepower and torque power of 1150 Nm. The other engine option is the smaller 1.0L Turbocharged Eco-Boost engine. It can generate 123 horsepower and torque power of 170 Nm. Furthermore, aside from the current five-speed manual gearbox, there is a new six-speed conventional A/T as well.</p>

From ₱799,000