Compare 2020 Ford EcoSport vs 2020 Hyundai Kona
2020 Ford EcoSport
2020 Hyundai Kona
|27 city / 29 hwy*|
|27 city / 33 hwy*|
|1.0L 3cyl Turbo|
Serving Crestview, FL
The Ford EcoSport is a compact, nimble extra-small SUV with much to offer. The EcoSport comes with more features than most vehicles in its class, starting with a now-standard 4G WiFi hotspot. The 2020 EcoSport also gets a new eight-inch infotainment screen in 2020 that is standard for the first time. The EcoSport still excels in power and performance, which it carries over from the model year before. The 2020 EcoSport is perfectly suited for city life with its small and compact size, but it is just as comfortable in more challenging conditions with its all-wheel drive drivetrain, which you can order for any of the trim levels. The EcoSport is in the same class as the 2020 Hyundai Kona, but the EcoSport provides more power and has a more upscale interior. If you’re looking for a car to take on road trips the EcoSport is a better choice with its spacious interior and above-average cargo space. To see for yourself what the 2020 EcoSport offers, you’ll want to schedule a 2020 Ford EcoSport virtual test drive at Ford Crestview today.
Power and Performance
You have a choice of two engines with the 2020 Ford EcoSport. The first engine, which drives all trims through the Titanium, is a three-cylinder gasoline engine with a 1.0L displacement. This engine has a maximum power output of 123 HP. Its maximum torque output is 125 LB-FT. Front-wheel drive is standard, but you can opt for all-wheel drive instead. You can also select a more powerful engine, which is a 2.0L four-cylinder. This engine’s maximum power output is 166 HP, and its peak torque capacity is 149 LB-FT. Both engines are connected to a six-speed transmission. The base engine for the 2020 Kona is also a four-cylinder with a 2.0L displacement, but the engine produces less power than the Ford’s at a maximum of 147 HP.
When you schedule an online test drive for the Ford EcoSport at Ford Crestview, you’ll find that it comes with a spacious cabin and a cargo area with an equally surprising volume of space. In fact, the EcoSport has some of the best cargo storage space volume in its class. The EcoSport has more storage space than the Kona, even down to the glove box and cell phone tray. In comparison to the Hyundai, the EcoSport’s interior has higher-quality materials and a more upscale feel overall. At the top trim levels you’ll get leather seats and premium features including a Bang & Olufsen sound system. The EcoSport has ample room for five occupants. With the EcoSport you will get versatile split-folding seats that provide comfortable seats for your passengers. The seats in the back row can also fold flat to create over 20 cubic feet of storage space.
Features and Amenities
When you schedule a 2020 Ford EcoSport virtual test drive, you’ll see that the EcoSport has an impressive list of features. Standard in the EcoSport are WiFi and an eight-inch infotainment system. In comparison, the Hyundai Kona has a seven-inch infotainment screen to start off with. It does not include WiFi. The Ford packs even more standard accessories, including a separate 4.2-inch driver’s display screen and a six-speaker audio system with dual USB charging ports. Satellite radio, a sunroof, and an upgraded driver’s infotainment system are added to the second trim level. Additionally, the Ford adds LED headlights to the second trim level, which are not offered until further up the line with the Kona. The Ford includes more standard safety technology on the lower-level trims as well. The Ford can be accessorized with a Convenience package that adds a seven-speaker sound system, 110V power outlet, and ambient interior lighting.
There is much to enjoy with the 2020 Ford EcoSport. If you want to check out the EcoSport for yourself, be sure to schedule an online test drive at Ford Crestview today.
*All figures are EPA estimates. Actual mileage may vary.