Tuesday, 30 July 2013

Ford India commences EcoSport export to South Africa

Ford India EcoSport has already started exports to South Africa and to Nepal as well. The company did not confirmed the number of units exports but soon the same will be revealed as the month comes to an end.

The EcoSport would be shipped from Chennai port. As per sources, the Chennai port has allocated a parking space of 500 cars to Ford India. A mix of all three engine variants - 1.0L EcoBoost, 1.5L Petrol and 1.5L Diesel engine will be exported to the destination.

The South African media report prices ranging from about 215,000 South African Rand (INR 13.04 lakhs) to 260,000 Rand (INR 15.8 lakhs). An official price announcement has not been made though as of now.

Ford will manufacture the EcoSport in five global locations – Elabuga in Russia, Rayong in Thailand, Chennai in India, Camacari in Brazil and Chongqing in China. The vehicle will be retailed in 62 countries by the year 2017.


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