The 2021 Ford Equator, a full-sized 7-seat SUV aimed at the Chinese market, has been appear through a set of leaked images. The SUV which is a artefact of the collective adventure amid Ford and Jiangling is appear to be launched in aboriginal division of 2021.
The arty new Equator is appear to admeasurement 4,905 mm in length, 1,930 mm in width, 1,755 mm in height, with a wheelbase of 2,865 mm. The exoteric administration doesn’t chase the American brand’s accepted all-around character but admitting its arduous size, the administration has managed to adumbrate awkward bulk.
The massive chrome-embellished advanced grille is belted by attenuated LED headlamps and below LED abetting lights which additionally bifold up as foglights. The contour is rather banal with beeline lines, the area metal architecture too settles for chaste surfaces.
The rear fascia is characterized by a appropriate sized windshield, interlinked aggregate lights, unmissable EQUATOR badge, tailgate army authorization bowl asylum and a argent diffuser. The SUV additionally sports accompanying bankrupt pipes. Higher variants get a huge across-the-board sunroof.
The interiors are still beneath wraps as of now but activity by the articulation standards, apprehend the 2021 Ford Equator to be actual able-bodied equipped. Leather seats, a touchscreen infotainment system, multi-zone altitude control, assorted airbags, and a absolute clothing of ADAS (Advanced Driver Assistance System) appearance go after saying.
As per reports, the 2021 Ford Equator for the Chinese bazaar will be accessible alone with the 2.0-liter EcoBoost turbocharged petrol engine. With 221 hp on tap, the motor should be able to actuate the full-sized SUV. Transmission options accommodate a chiral as able-bodied as automatic. Both rear-wheel-drive and 4×4 configurations are accepted to be on offer.
The 2021 Ford Equator will lock horns with the brand of Jeep Grand Commander, Hyundai Palisade, Chevrolet Tahoe and so on. While the Equator may be exported to baddest markets by the Ford-Jiangling JV, we don’t apprehend the SUV to be advancing to our shores.
Ford India’s approaching is now in Mahindra’s hands. The American automaker is alive on a C-SUV which will borrow its belvedere from the abutting bearing Mahindra XUV500 which is due for abutting year. With a altered top-hat and interior, the Ford adaptation will aperture in the huge gap that exists amid the EcoSport and Endeavour. We apprehend the new crossover to be accessible ancient in 2022.