Comparison Between Toyota Etios Cross and Ford EcoSport

Toyota Etios Cross Vs Ford EcoSport

Toyota Etios Cross Vs Ford EcoSport

Are you searching for a new stylish hatchback or sedan? Here is the answer, it is the all new Toyota Etios Cross. But at the same time you also can think that about the most affordable compact SUV Ford EcoSport. Will you prefer a stylish compact SUV for the price of a hatch of  a hatch or sedan?

The Much awaited Toyota Etios Cross available from stating price of Rs 5.76 Lakh (Ex-showroom, Delhi). This  funky cross hatchback’s prices announced in attractive range. It is available in  two petrol engine options and one diesel engine. The most powerful rival for this hatch is Ford EcoSport . Here we can compare both vehicle in details in all technical aspects.

Engine Performance and Mileage

Toyota Etios Cross comes in diesel and petrol engine options.  1364 cc, Diesel engine makes 67 bhp @ 3800 RPM power and another 1496 cc, Petrol engine makes 88 bhp @ 5600 RPM power.  1197 cc, Petrol engine of Toyota Etios Cross can churns out 79 bhp @ 5600 RPM power. Engine mated with 5 speed manual Gears transmission in all variants. 17.71 kmpl is the mileage of  Toyota Etios Cross petrol models. Diesel models offers 23.59 kmpl mileage.

EcoSport is available in 2 petrol and 1 diesel engine options. Petrol model it is powered by 999cc three cylinder turbo charged engine capable to produce power of 118 Bhp and torque of 170 Nm.  4 cylinder 1.5L, 8V SOHC diesel engine gives you 90 bhp power and  204Nm torque.

The combination of these engine and 6 speed automatic transmission or five-speed manual gearbox in EcoSport ensures good performance. Petrol model offered mileage is 13.07 in city and 16.15 in highway. 22.7 kmpl is the assured mileage for 1.5 Diesel model.

Interior: Safety and Comfort Features

Toyota Etios Cross comes with stylish Interior and it features  black dashboard, centre console,  large and comfortable seats, black fabric etc. Toyota Etios Cross 1.2 G is the base model. It features Engine immobilizer, Central Locking, Child Safety Lock, Air Conditioner etc.

Toyota Etios Cross also features Power Steering, Fabric Seat Upholstery, Power Windows, Rear Defogger, Rear Wiper, Fog Lamps, 2 Din music system, alloys and Tubeless tyres. There is No airbags and ABS. Only top model gets ABS (Anti-Lock Braking System) and 2 airbags, EBD.

EcoSport is packed with good music system, power windows, boot capacity of 346 litres,  20 litres of storage space, fold-able mirrors, central locking,  start/stop button, tilt steering, AC etc. The base model Ford EcoSport Ambiente 1.5 Ti-VCT have no airbags and ABS. Ford EcoSport Titanium 1.5 TDCi is the top model and it comes with 6 Airbags, Anti-Lock Braking System etc. 

Toyota Etios Cross Vs Ford EcoSport

Engine performance and mileage

Technical Specifications

Ford EcoSport Ambiente 1.5 TDCi

Toyota Etios Cross 1.4 VD

Engine 1.5L DV5 (Diesel) 1364cc, D-4D
Engine Displacement(cc) 1498 cc 1364cc
Power 89 bhp @ 3750 RPM 67 Bhp @ 3800 rpm
Torque 204 Nm @ 2000 RPM 170 Nm @ 1800 rpm
Top speed NA NA
Mileage 22.7 kmpl 25.39 kmpl
Gears and transmission 5 Gears 5 Manual
Safety and security features Suspension front Independent McPherson strut with coil spring and anti-roll bar McPherson Strut – Torsion Beam
Steering Power Power
Brakes(front) Disc Disc
Breaks (rear) Drum Drum
Tubeless Tyres Yes Yes
ABS(Anti-Lock Braking System) No Yes
Central locking Yes Yes
Air bags No Yes
Traction control No No
Seat belt Yes Yes
Fog lamp Yes Yes
Look, style and Dimensions           Seating capacity 7 person 5 Person
Tyre Size 185 / 60 R15 195 / 65 R15
Length x width x height 3999 mm x 1765 mm x 1708 mm 3895 mm x 1735 mm x 1555 mm
Weight 1248 kg NA
Automatic head lamp No No
Halogen Headlamps No No
Turning Radius 5.3 metres 4.80 mtrs.
Wheelbase 2520 mm 2460 mm
Fuel tank capacity 52 litres 45.00
Ground clearance 200 mm 170.00 mm
Comfort and convenience features Keyless entry No Yes
Power windows Yes Yes
Leather seats No no
Adjustable seats Yes Yes
Low fuel warning Yes Yes
AC Yes Yes
Rear wiper No Yes
Rear defogger No Yes
Tinted glass Yes Yes
Power Steering Yes Yes
Warranty 2 years 2 years
Boot space(ltrs) 346 litres 251 ltrs

Price Comparison (Ex-showroom, Delhi)

  • Ford EcoSport Price in India Rs. 6.15 lakhs (base) to Rs. 9.49 lakhs (top)
  • Toyota Etios Cross Price in India Rs. 5.76 lakhs (base) to Rs. 7.41 lakhs (top)

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