The 2018 Ford EcoSport gets a 1-liter I3 under the hood that makes 123 hp @ 6000 rpm horsepower and 125 lb.-ft. @ 3500 rpm of torque. This engine is quite fuel-efficient and helps the car deliver a mileage of 27 mpg in the city and 29 mpg on the highway. The combined efficiency of the engine comes out to be 28 mpg as rated by the EPA.

For the performance-oriented buyers, Ford provides an option to choose another engine. It's a 2-liter I4 motor that churns out 166 hp @ 6500 rpm horsepower and 149 lb.-ft. @ 4500 rpm of torque. The engine is a gas guzzler and provides an efficiency of 23 mpg in the city, 29 mpg on the highway and combined mileage of 25 mpg. The total fuel-tank capacity of the car is 13.6 gallons and you can travel up to 312.8/394.4 miles once it's full.

2018 Ford EcoSport MPG and Range

Trim NameMPG CityMPG HighwayMPG CombinedFuel Tank CapacityRange in Miles
S 4dr SUV (1.0L 3cyl Turbo 6A)27 mpg29 mpg28 mpg13.6 gal.386.0/501.8 mi.
S 4dr SUV AWD (2.0L 4cyl 6A)23 mpg29 mpg25 mpg13.6 gal.312.8/394.4 mi.
SE 4dr SUV (1.0L 3cyl Turbo 6A)27 mpg29 mpg28 mpg13.6 gal.367.2/394.4 mi.
SE 4dr SUV AWD (2.0L 4cyl 6A)23 mpg29 mpg25 mpg13.6 gal.312.8/394.4 mi.
SES 4dr SUV AWD (2.0L 4cyl 6A)23 mpg29 mpg25 mpg13.6 gal.312.8/394.4 mi.
Titanium 4dr SUV (1.0L 3cyl Turbo 6A)27 mpg29 mpg28 mpg13.6 gal.367.2/394.4 mi.
Titanium 4dr SUV AWD (2.0L 4cyl 6A)23 mpg29 mpg25 mpg13.6 gal.333.90 / 429.30 - 336.60 / 413.10 mi.
The 2018 Ford EcoSport provides the fuel efficiency figures of 25 mpg in the city, 29 mpg on the highway and 26.5 mpg combined. Though these numbers are respectable, the 2018 Ford EcoSport still falls a little behind 2018 Kia Niro hybrid SUV as the latter possess better mileage figures.

The total fuel tank capacity of the car is 13.6 gallons which provides a total travel range of 312.8/394.4 - 386.0/501.8 miles. The overall range of the 2018 Ford EcoSport is also less in comparison to some of its rivals due to lower efficiency but you won't have to visit the filling stations every now and then.

2018 Ford EcoSport vs. Competitor's MPG and Range

Car NameMPG CityMPG HighwayMPG CombinedFuel Tank CapacityRange in Miles
2018 Ford EcoSport23 - 27 mpg29 mpg25 - 28 mpg13.6 gal.312.8/394.4 - 386.0/501.8 mi.
2018 Honda CR-V25 - 28 mpg31 - 34 mpg27 - 30 mpg14 gal.350.0/434.0 - 407.0/573.5 mi.
2018 Chevrolet Trax24 - 25 mpg30 - 33 mpg27 - 28 mpg14 gal.336.0/420.0 - 357.0/504.0 mi.
2018 Ford Escape20 - 23 mpg28 - 30 mpg24 - 26 mpg15.7 gal.345.4/439.6 - 361.1/471.0 mi.
2018 Hyundai Tucson21 - 25 mpg25 - 30 mpg22 - 27 mpg16.4 gal.344.40 / 410.00 - 410.00 / 492.00 mi.
2018 Jeep Wrangler JK SUV16 - 17 mpg20 - 21 mpg18 mpg17.5 - 22.5 gal.-
2018 Mazda CX-327 - 29 mpg32 - 34 mpg29 - 31 mpg11.9 - 12.7 gal.321.30 / 380.80 - 368.30 / 431.80 mi.
2018 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport SUV23 mpg28 - 30 mpg25 - 27 mpg15.8 - 16.6 gal.-
2018 Subaru Forester22 - 26 mpg27 - 32 mpg24 - 28 mpg15.9 gal.349.80 / 445.20 - 413.40 / 508.80 mi.
2018 Toyota RAV422 - 23 mpg28 - 30 mpg24 - 26 mpg15.9 gal.349.80 / 445.20 - 365.70 / 477.00 mi.
2018 Chevrolet Equinox22 - 26 mpg28 - 32 mpg24 - 28 mpg14.9 - 15.6 gal.327.8/432.1 - 416.0/572.0 mi.
2018 Hyundai Santa Fe Sport SUV19 - 21 mpg24 - 28 mpg21 - 24 mpg17.4 gal.330.60 / 417.60 - 365.40 / 469.80 mi.
2018 Jeep Renegade21 - 24 mpg29 - 31 mpg24 - 26 mpg12.7 gal.-
2018 Kia Sportage20 - 23 mpg23 - 30 mpg21 - 26 mpg16.4 gal.328.00 / 377.20 - 377.20 / 492.00 mi.
2018 Mitsubishi Outlander20 - 25 mpg27 - 30 mpg23 - 27 mpg16.6 gal.332.00 / 448.20 - 415.00 / 498.00 mi.
2018 Subaru Crosstrek23 - 27 mpg29 - 33 mpg25 - 29 mpg16.6 gal.381.80 / 481.40 - 448.20 / 547.80 mi.
2018 Toyota RAV4 hybrid SUV34 mpg30 mpg32 mpg14.8 gal.-
2018 Buick Encore24 - 25 mpg30 - 33 mpg27 - 28 mpg14 gal.336.0/420.0 - 350.0/462.0 mi.
2018 Fiat 500X21 - 25 mpg29 - 33 mpg24 - 28 mpg12.7 gal.266.7/368.3 - 279.40 / 381.00 mi.
2018 Hyundai Kona25 - 28 mpg29 - 33 mpg27 - 30 mpg13.2 gal.330.00 / 396.00 - 369.60 / 422.40 mi.
2018 Jeep Compass22 - 23 mpg30 - 32 mpg25 - 26 mpg13.5 gal.297.00 / 405.00 - 310.50 / 432.00 mi.
2018 Kia Sorento17 - 21 mpg23 - 28 mpg19 - 24 mpg18.8 gal.319.60 / 432.40 - 394.80 / 526.40 mi.
2018 Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross25 - 26 mpg26 - 29 mpg25 - 27 mpg15.8 - 16.6 gal.395.00 / 410.80 - 431.60 / 481.40 mi.
2018 Nissan Rogue Sport SUV24 - 25 mpg30 - 32 mpg27 - 28 mpg14.5 gal.348.00 / 435.00 - 362.50 / 464.00 mi.
2018 Toyota C-HR27 mpg31 mpg29 mpg13.2 gal.356.40 / 409.20 mi.
2018 Honda HR-V25 - 28 mpg31 - 34 mpg28 - 31 mpg13.2 gal.330.0/435.6 - 369.6/448.8 mi.
2018 Dodge Journey16 - 19 mpg24 - 25 mpg19 - 21 mpg20.5 - 21.1 gal.259.0/425.5 - 389.5/512.5 mi.
2018 GMC Terrain21 - 26 mpg26 - 30 mpg23 - 28 mpg14.9 - 15.6 gal.327.6/405.6 - 387.4/447.0 mi.
2018 Jeep Cherokee19 - 21 mpg25 - 30 mpg22 - 25 mpg15.8 gal.300.20 / 395.00 - 331.80 / 474.00 mi.
2018 Kia Niro hybrid SUV46 - 52 mpg40 - 49 mpg43 - 50 mpg11.9 gal.547.40 / 476.00 - 618.80 / 583.10 mi.
2018 Mazda CX-524 - 25 mpg30 - 31 mpg26 - 28 mpg14.8 - 15.3 gal.367.20 / 459.00 - 370.00 / 458.80 mi.
2018 Nissan Rogue25 - 26 mpg32 - 33 mpg27 - 29 mpg14.5 gal.362.50 / 464.00 - 377.00 / 478.50 mi.
2018 Subaru Outback20 - 25 mpg27 - 32 mpg22 - 28 mpg18.5 gal.370.00 / 499.50 - 462.50 / 592.00 mi.
2018 Volkswagen Tiguan21 - 22 mpg27 mpg23 - 24 mpg15.3 - 15.9 gal.333.90 / 429.30 - 336.60 / 413.10 mi.

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