Learn about the 2019 Ford EcoSport in SoCal
Not everyone is looking for a massive SUV. In fact, subcompact SUV sales for Gen Z (18-24 years old) are up 541% in just the past four years! If you're Gen Z (or any age for that matter!) Southern California Ford Dealers think you'll just love the 2019 Ford EcoSport. Available in 10 exterior colors, forward or Intelligent 4WD, and four trim levels — including the all-new SES Black Appearance Package — the 2019 Ford EcoSport is an SUV that offers a wide range of the latest performance, safety, and hi-tech features. Let's take a closer look at the compact SUV.
Power and Performance
Despite its smaller size, Southern California Ford Dealers thinks you'll be pleased with its performance. On lower trim levels, drivers get a standard 1.0-liter EcoBoost I-3 engine that puts out 123 horsepower at 6,000 rpm and 125 lb.-ft. of torque at 3,500 rpm. If you want more power, there is also the dynamic 2.0-liter I-4 engine that produces 166 horsepower at 6,500 rpm and 149 lb.-ft. of torque at 4,500 rpm. To control these engines and give you a great ride, all trims come with the outstanding six-speed SelectShift automatic transmission as well as Torque Vectoring Control, AdvanceTrac with Roll Stability Control, and Electric Power-Assisted Steering. Some of the other fun performance features include Intelligent Access with push-button start, an Easy Fuel capless fuel filler, and up to 2,000 pounds of towing power.
As with all the Ford SUVs available from Southern California Ford Dealers, the 2019 Ford EcoSport is exceptionally safe. Protecting you and your passengers are some of the most cutting-edge standard and available safety features including:
- Airbags – Driver and front-passenger knee, front-/rear-seat side and Safety Canopy System with side-curtain airbags and rollover sensor
- Four-wheel disc with Anti-Lock Brake System (ABS)
- Child-safety rear door locks
- Head restraints and 3-point safety belts on all five seating positions
- Illuminated Entry System
- Personal Safety System™ for driver and front passenger with dual-stage front airbags
- Rear view camera
- SecuriLock® Passive Anti-Theft System (S)
- SOS Post-Crash Alert System™
- Tire Pressure Monitoring System (excludes spare)
- Reverse Sensing System
Connectivity and Comfort
Because both young and old demand hi-tech features these days, the 2019 Ford EcoSport has been packed with some great connectivity and comfort features. The available SYNC 3 with LCD capacitive touchscreen with AppLink, 911 Assist, Ford+Alexa and Waze navigation, and 2 smart-charging USB ports helps you stay on course and safe. If sound quality is your goal, you'll love the available B&O PLAY Premium Audio System by Harman and Sirius XM Radio access. If you want to add to the luxury of the 2019 Ford EcoSport, there are a number of interesting options such as roof-rack side rails, power moonroof with shade, front and rear floor liners, and roof-rail crossbars.
Finding Your 2019 Ford EcoSport
Now that you've gotten a sneak peek at the new 2019 Ford EcoSport, it's time to contact Southern California Ford Dealers to schedule a test-drive. When you visit to get behind the wheel of this subcompact SUV, don't forget to ask us about all our current certified pre-owned specials!