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SAFETY

Of all the cool features, you’ll value these the most.


There are lots of reasons to feel safer in the Ford EcoSport. It offers you features that protect you, and others that help prevent the need for protection in the first place. And that adds up to valuable peace of mind.

SAFETY

Of all the cool features, you’ll value these the most.


There are lots of reasons to feel safer in the Ford EcoSport. It offers you features that protect you, and others that help prevent the need for protection in the first place. And that adds up to valuable peace of mind.

SAFETY

Traction Control and ESP


The combination of traction control and an Electronic Stability Program helps ensure you have a strong sense of connection to the road and excellent control in corners and when overtaking. Together, they help reduce the chances of wheel spin, and over- or under-steering in corners.


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Traction Control and ESP


The combination of traction control and an Electronic Stability Program helps ensure you have a strong sense of connection to the road and excellent control in corners and when overtaking. Together, they help reduce the chances of wheel spin, and over- or under-steering in corners.


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Traction Control and ESP

Airbags all-round


There are seven in all. Front and side airbags for the driver and front seat passenger and side curtain airbags for front and rear seats. There’s even one for the driver’s knee.

Airbags all-round


There are seven in all. Front and side airbags for the driver and front seat passenger and side curtain airbags for front and rear seats. There’s even one for the driver’s knee.

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High-strength Boron Steel


Injections of super high strength boron steel in the doors add to the effectiveness of EcoSport’s high strength safety cell. Used by the space program, boron steel is four times stronger than normal high strength steel, yet lightweight.


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High-strength Boron Steel


Injections of super high strength boron steel in the doors add to the effectiveness of EcoSport’s high strength safety cell. Used by the space program, boron steel is four times stronger than normal high strength steel, yet lightweight.


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Rear Parking Sensors


We all joke about how good it would be to have eyes in the back of our heads. Now you can see exactly how good it is. Reverse the EcoSport and a ‘beep’ lets you know when the sensors detect objects behind you, while a display in your dashboard indicates where they are.


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Rear Parking Sensors


We all joke about how good it would be to have eyes in the back of our heads. Now you can see exactly how good it is. Reverse the EcoSport and a ‘beep’ lets you know when the sensors detect objects behind you, while a display in your dashboard indicates where they are.


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Anti-lock Braking System and Electronic Brakeforce Distribution


When you have to stop quickly, you want to be sure you stop. Not slide. ABS (Anti-lock Braking System) and EBD (Electronic Brake Force Distribution) prevent the wheels locking in an emergency and give you a greater sense of stability and control.

Anti-lock Braking System and Electronic Brakeforce Distribution


When you have to stop quickly, you want to be sure you stop. Not slide. ABS (Anti-lock Braking System) and EBD (Electronic Brake Force Distribution) prevent the wheels locking in an emergency and give you a greater sense of stability and control.

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