Tata Nexon Vs Ford EcoSport

Spec Comparison: Tata Nexon Vs Ford EcoSport

Finally, Tata Motors has made their Debut into the hottest segment right now in India, the SUV space. Tata Motors have released their Nexon SUV yesterday. The company has introduced the model to fight primarily with already established brands in the market like Ford EcoSport, which is also looking for fresh festive season sales. Nexon has priced at Rs 5.85 lakh and is 1 lakh cheaper than most of its rivals at the moment.

In this comparison, we are biased for Tata Nexon, the budget car in the SUV space. Ford EcoSport continues to be one of the best-selling modes since 2013. Let us check out engine specifications, features, mileage, dimensions, and the other details now.

Tata Nexon vs Ford EcoSport Price

Model Name Price
Tata Nexon Rs 5.85 to Rs 9.44 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi)
Ford EcoSport Rs 7.17 lakh to Rs 10.78 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi)


Tata Nexon

The price of Nexon starts at 5.85 lakh. The top end model has tagged the price at Rs 5.85 lakh.

The base diesel of Nexon has priced at Rs 6.85 lakh while the fully-loaded range-topping variant is priced at Rs 9.44 lakh.

Ford EcoSport

This is also available in two variants of petrol and diesel. The 1.5-litre petrol variant in Ford carline falls between Rs 7.17 lakh to Rs 9.92 lakh. The car is filled with a powerful 1.0-litre EcoBoost variants that fall in the price vicinity of the Rs 8.64 lakh to Rs 10.45 lakh.

Tata Nexon vs Ford EcoSport Specifications

Specifications (Petrol) Tata Nexon Ford EcoSport
Engine 1.2-litre Revotron petrol 1.0-litre EcoBoost petrol
Power 108 123bhp
Torque 170Nm 170Nm
Engine NA 1.5-litre petrol
Power NA 110bhp
Torque NA 190Nm


Tata Nexon

Nexon carline is available in two variants, petrol and diesel. The fuel options with a choice between the standard manual transmissions.

While the SUV is currently available with a six-speed manual gearbox as standard, Tata will introduce a 6-speed AMT unit to the line-up at a later stage.

The SUV is getting all-new petrol and diesel engines with almost the same output and varied torque figures.

Nexon additionally gets a segment first multiple drive modes with three options in  Eco, City and Sport.

Specifications (Diesel) Tata Nexon Ford EcoSport
Engine 1.5-litre Revotorq 1.5-litre
Power 108bhp 99bhp
Torque 260Nm 205Nm
Transmission 6-speed manual 5-speed manual & six-speed automatic unit


Ford EcoSport

For Ford EcoSport, the line-up comes in two engines ie, one diesel and two petrol engines.

Transmission of the choices on the carline includes a manual gearbox and an automatic unit.

Ford EcoSport is a globally renowned 1.0-litre EcoBoose petrol engine which is one of the most powerful with 123bhp of top power opposed to the 1.5-litre units in the EcoSport range and Nexon’s petrol & diesel units.

Tata Nexon Vs Ford EcoSport Mileage

Model Name Petrol Mileage Diesel Mileage
Tata Nexon 18 (estimated) 23 (estimated)
Ford EcoSport 18.88 22.27

-Powered by the 1.2-litre Revotron petrol unit, it is expected that the variants of Nexon are estimated to give a return of 18kmpl.


Ford EcoSport

The EcoSport 1.5-litre petrol is claimed by the company to return a mileage of 15.63kmpl.

While the most powerful 1.0-litre EcoBoost unit is rated at 18.88kmpl.

The diesel variant of EcoSport is slightly more fuel-efficient when compared to that of the petrol version with an ARAI rated mileage of 22.7kmpl.

Tata Nexon vs Ford EcoSport Dimensions

Dimensions Tata Nexon Ford EcoSport
Length 3,995mm 3,999mm
Width 1,811.4mm 1,765mm
Height 1,607.4mm 1,708mm
Wheelbase 2,489mm 2,520mm
Ground Clearance 200mm 200mm


-Dimensionally, EcoSport is slightly taller and longer than that of Nexon and is substantially wider.

Ford EcoSport sits on a 50mm longer wheelbase and can be able to offer 346L of the boot space which can be expanded to 705 litre.

Tata Nexon can get up to 350L of boot space that can be expanded to 690L.

Also Read: Tata Nexon Launched in Inda

Tata Nexon Vs Ford EcoSport Safety Features

Key Features Tata Nexon Ford EcoSport
Dual front airbags Yes Yes
ABS with EBD Yes Yes
Rear parking camera Yes Yes
Rear Defogger Yes Yes
Speed sensing auto door lock Not Known Yes
Reverse parking sensor Yes Yes
Day/Night IRVM Yes Yes
All Disc brakes No No
NCAP Rating NA 4 stars (Euro NCAP) & 5 Stars (Latin NCAP)


Tata Nexon

The safety measure is excellent in Tata Nexon as it receives dual front airbags, ISOFIX, ABS, child restraint system and corner stability control.

This will be able to additionally receive reverse parking assist and smart key with a push-button start.

Ford EcoSport

In Ford EcoSport, an ambient variant can get standard dual airbags thought it is missed out on ABS & EBD.

In addition to this, the curtain airbags that are available on the Titanium AT and Titanium AT trim.

There is a reverse parking camera that comes with only Titanium and Titanium+.

This SUV was crash tested by EURO NCAP & Latin NCAP (for South America), where it had scored 4 stars and 5 starts respectively.

Tata Nexon Vs Ford EcoSport Design

Tata’s new IMPACT design language is the base for the design of Nexon and it looks sharp with style as the key elements. The aggressive front, coupe-like roof and rear with a triple tone look work that is done so well for the Nexon. Unlike its competitors, Nexon is looking proportioned from the side with 16-inch alloys that are wrapped around the large profile tyres.

Ford EcoSport, on the other hand, has a contemporary design and it has a sporty flair to it. It has got an upfront which is an octagonal grille with a high set square-like bonnet that can provide mass to the body. At the back of the EcoSport, it is featured with a mounted spare like a wheel in line with respect to the syle of SUV. IT has the same ground of clearance as Nexon.

This is all we have got with the comparison of Tata Nexon Vs Ford EcoSport. Let us know what you have chosen from the comparisons. Keep checking Check on road price for more latest updates.

  • Tata Nexon Vs Ford EcoSport


This is all we have got with the comparison of Tata Nexon Vs Ford EcoSport. Let us know what you have chosen from the comparisons. Keep checking Check on road price for more latest updates.

Be the first to write a comment.

Your feedback