Ford Ecosport Vs Renault Duster
The battle between the Renault duster and ford Ecosport started soon after the launch. Ford Ecosport, is a recently launched Brazilian designed small front drive SUV from the ford with offered good mileage from its ecoboost engine that are specially designed for the Indian traffic conditions. French auto makers introduced Renault duster to the Indian market.
Affordable price tag is the main attracting feature of both vehicles when comparing with other costly SUVs from Suzuki, Hyundai, and Mahindra etc. Renault duster is priced between 7.19 lakhs and 11.29 lakhs. Renault duster or ford Ecosport is good? its really hard to choose and decide because the features are that much clear and perfect in both SUVs world widely. We can just have a healthy comparison between these two giants.
External Look and Appeal
Ford Ecosport looks stunning by its design. Its huge front bumper and peeled-back head lights give a sporty look for this SUV. This 5 seater SUV has dimensions 3999mm x 1765mm x 1708mm (Length x Width x Height) and ground clearance of 200mm. Ford EcoSport is available in Mars Red, Chill Metallic, Moon dust Silver, Kinetic Blue, Sea Grey, Panther Black and Diamond White colors.
Renault duster is really eye catching by its huge wheel arches, double barrel headlights, 16 inch alloy/steel wheels and wider track.Interior and exterior design is made carefully in both vehicles. Duster is available in metallic brown, red, silver, grey and in classic black and white colors. In terms of dimensions it measures 4.31 meters length and 1.82 meters width. 205 mm of high ground clearance can afford the off-road condition well.
Engine and Performance
Engine considered as the heart of every vehicle. In ford Ecosport you have petrol and diesel variants. In petrol option 999cc three-cylinder petrol engine powering this muscular SUV capable of producing 118 bhp and 170 Nm of torque. In diesel type 1.5 liter four-cylinder turbocharged unit producing Maximum Power 90 Bhp @ 3750 rpm and Maximum Torque 204 Nm @ 2000 rpm.
Renault duster Available in petrol and diesel type in which the petrol type powered by a 1598cc I4 DOHC engine. This engine is capable to produce 1598 displacement, maximum power of 104 PS @ 5850 rpm and 145 Nm @ 3750 rpm torque on ride. The diesel powered model of Renault duster has 1461cc Diesel I4 SOHC engine that makes 85 PS @ 3750 rpm power and torque of 200 Nm @ 1900 rpm on ride
22kmpl mileage is assuring on highway runs and 16kmpl in city from ford eco sport.Renault duster diesel model will give you good mileage of 19kmpl in highway and 15kmpl in city for the 83.8bhp diesel engine.
Comfort of Passengers
Ford offering you power windows, AC, power steering, remote central locking, remote boot,346.00 Ltrs boot space, Remote Fuel Filler, Rear Armrest, manual Driver Seat Adjustment, Leather Seats, Electric Door Mirror on both sides, Tinted Glass, Folding Rear Seats Radio/AUX/BT/USB music system etc.
Renault duster is also equipped with almost all features and facilities of ford.Music enjoyment offered via stereo and accessories with Bluetooth and aux input support.The riding experience in Renault duster and ford Ecosport will be totally a new experience for you with its features.
In Ford Ecosport active and passive safety of passengers is ensured by Front Disk and Rear Drum brakes, airbags and rear seat belts. Advanced models have Traction control, engine immobilizer and front dual-airbags. Braking and handling is very good in Renault duster with disc brakes in front and drum at the rear. Your safety is always ensured by its anti-lock breaking system and two airbags on its top too.
Specially Designed for Indian Roads
All the features of Ford Ecosport and Renault duster makes both quiet suitable for the Indian roads and off-road condition. Especially during the heavy monsoon in India the SUVs can easily run without stopping by its high ground clearance and water wading capability.
The price of Renault duster is, Petrol model (RxE) has a price tag of Rs. 749000/- and diesel model ( RxE) has a price tag of Rs. 839000/-. The price of ford Ecosport is Rs. 5,59,000 – Rs. 8,99,000.