What Engines Are Offered on the 2020 Ford EcoSport?

By Product Expert | Posted in Ford EcoSport, Powertrain on Monday, December 30th, 2019 at 1:17 am
2020 Ford EcoSport parked on pavement

2020 Ford EcoSport Engine Options & Power Ratings

Among the best-handling SUVs on the market, the 2020 Ford EcoSport offers a thrilling on-road experience for drivers in the Atlanta area. See what this bold compact entry packs under this hood in our guide through the 2020 Ford EcoSport engine options and power ratings!

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Engine & Drivetrain Options

The standard engine of the 2020 Ford EcoSport is a 1.0L EcoBoost® engine with Auto Start-Stop rated for 123 horsepower and 125 lb-ft of torque. Matched exclusively with front-wheel drive, the base engine offers the model’s best fuel economy ratings at 27 mpg city, 29 mpg highway. The 1.0L EcoBoost® is standard on EcoSport S, SE and Titanium models.

The EcoSport’s available 2.0L Ti-VCT I-4 engine with Auto Start-Stop matches with Intelligent 4WD for an enhanced driver experience. The duo receives an EPA-estimated fuel economy rating of 23 mpg city, 29 mpg highway. The upgraded engine is rated for 166 horsepower and 149 lb-ft of torque. The 2.0L Ti-VCT is standard on the EcoSport SES and available on all other models.

Both engines are fitted with a standard 6-speed SelectShift® automatic transmission.

2020 Ford EcoSport driving down curved road
2020 Ford EcoSport driving up hill

What is Auto Start-Stop?

Auto Start-Stop Technology helps to enhance gas mileage and reduce emissions during city driving. Once the EcoSport comes to a stop, the engine automatically shuts off to conserve fuel, then restarts promptly as you let off the brake petal.

How Much Can the 2020 Ford EcoSport Tow?

When matched with the standard 1.0L EcoBoost® engine, the 2020 Ford EcoSport can tow up to 1,400 lbs. The available 2.0L Ti-VCT I-4 engine unlocks more impressive capabilities with a tow rating of up to 2,000 lbs.

Test Drive the 2020 Ford EcoSport near Atlanta!

Has the Ford EcoSport caught your attention? Drivers looking to get behind the wheel of the 2020 Ford EcoSport subcompact SUV can shop from Georgia’s largest selection of new Ford vehicles on site at Akins Ford in Winder, GA! Drop in for a test drive or contact a dealership representative for more information!


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