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Ford has added the EcoSport Black to its EcoSport line-up

It is powered by a 1.5-litre three-cylinder engine (91kW) mated to a six-speed automatic gearbox.

Appearance is dominated by a black grille, front skid plate, roof, integrated roof rails, bonnet and side decals, 16-inch alloy wheels and spare wheel cover.

“The EcoSport is an important part of our product portfolio, satisfying the needs of a wide range of customers, from active individuals to young families that appreciate the space and versatility it offers,” says Doreen Mashinini, general manager, marketing at Ford South Africa.

“With the EcoSport Black, we have given the EcoSport a sportier and exclusive character that will appeal to customers seeking a stylish vehicle that has a bold and unique personality.”

“This new EcoSport Black boasts electrically operated windows are fitted all round, along with manual air conditioning and Ford’s electric power-assisted steering (EPAS), SYNC with Bluetooth and Voice Control integrates the multimedia entertainment and phone functions, and incorporates two USB ports, six speakers and a 4.2-inch screen. “Remote control locking, an integrated perimeter alarm and engine immobiliser take care of vehicle security, while standard rear parking sensors make maneuvering the car into tight spaces a cinch.”

Further to the above the EcoSport Black boasts six airbags (dual front, side and curtain airbags) and dual ISOFIX child-seat mounting points in the rear seats, and active safety features inclusive of ABS brakes, Emergency Brake Assist (EBA) and Electronic Stability Control (ESC) with traction control.

The EcoSport Black 1.5 6AT is priced at R336 900.

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