Tata Nexon and Ford Ecosports both has placed itself into the highly competitive subcompact SUV segment in the Automarket. It has emerged as strong player in the niche segment. Here’s the comparison of Tata Nexon against the Ford EcoSport, that looks more promising and aesthetically appealing.
Starting off with the prices, the Tata Nexon is tagged at the starting price of Rs 35,55,000 whereas the price for Ford Ecosports start from Rs 38,99,000
Well talking about the design language Nexon has been offered with a new Impact design language. It has given a sharp styling and key elements. Taking a look from it has an aggressive front, coupe-like roof and rear with triple tone look work well for Nexon. Nexon looks proportioned from side with 16-inch alloys wrapped around large profile tyres. The ceramic bits in front and rear along with contrast coloured roof give it a unique identity.
Whereas Ford Ecosport gets a prominent styling a new grille, the bumper in front also gets a new design and features larger fog lamps. Most of the styling has been retained from side save for the larger 17-inch alloys on the Titanium+ variant.
Tata Nexon comes with standard dual front airbags, ABS, ISOFIX, child restraint system and corner stability control. Besides that it includes s reverse parking assist & Smart Key with push-button start.
On the other hand Ford has been offered with safety tech such as ABS with EBD, front dual airbags, front seat belts with pretensioner & load limiter, driver seat belt reminder, crash unlocking system, power door locks, engine immobiliser, approach lights and home safe headlamps as standard across line-up.
Engine & power
Comparing the engine specifications Tata Nexon is powered by a 1.2 litre Revotron petrol delivering power of 108 Bhp and max torque of 170 NM paired with 6 speed manual whereas Ford Ecosports is powered by a 1.5 litre Ti-VCT engine delivering max power of 121.3 Bhp and max torque of 150 Nm paired with 5MT & 6 speed dual clutch AT.
Tata Nexon petrol variants delivers the mileage of 17kmpl and 21.5 kmpl on diesel, similar to that Ford Ecosports also deliver 17kmpl of mileage and kmpl on diesel.
Interms of Dimension it measures:
|Dimensions||Tata Nexon||Ford EcoSport|
|Length||3,995 mm||3,998 mm|
|Breadth||1,811.7 mm||1,765 mm|
|Height||1,607.4 mm||1,647 mm|
|Wheelbase||2,470 mm||2,519 mm|
|Boot Space||350 (expandable to 690L)||352(expandable to 1178L)|
The Ecosport is slightly longer and taller whereas Nexon is substantially wider. With the wheelbase Ecosport again is longer.
TATA NEXON and FORD ECOSPORT FEATURES
|Key Features||Tata Nexon||Ford EcoSport|
|Rear AC Vents||Yes||No|
|Height adj. driver seat||Yes||Yes|
|Steering mounted audio|
& calling controls
|Apple CarPlay & Android Auto||Yes||No|
|Navigation system &|
|Rear wiper & washer||Yes||Yes|