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. The truck can tow a total of 1400 lbs. and has a Payload capacity of 1570 lbs, that means, you can tow your everyday gigs with comfort and ease.

The Ford also offers a bigger and more potent 2-liter I4 that spills out 166 hp @ 6500 rpm horsepower. It comes paired with a 6 speed Automatic that helps to throw out the total available torque of 149 lb.-ft. @ 4500 rpm for even higher towing capacity. The 2018 Ford EcoSport equipped with this engine offers a Payload capacity of 1570 lbs and can tow a maximum of 2000 lbs.

2018 Ford EcoSport Towing Capacity

Trim NameTowing CapacityPayload CapacityCurb Weight
S 4dr SUV (1.0L 3cyl Turbo 6A)1400 lbs.1570 lbs.3060 lbs.
S 4dr SUV AWD (2.0L 4cyl 6A)2000 lbs.1570 lbs.3327 lbs.
SE 4dr SUV (1.0L 3cyl Turbo 6A)1400 lbs.1570 lbs.3060 lbs.
SE 4dr SUV AWD (2.0L 4cyl 6A)2000 lbs.1570 lbs.3327 lbs.
SES 4dr SUV AWD (2.0L 4cyl 6A)2000 lbs.1570 lbs.3327 lbs.
Titanium 4dr SUV (1.0L 3cyl Turbo 6A)1400 lbs.1570 lbs.3060 lbs.
Titanium 4dr SUV AWD (2.0L 4cyl 6A)2000 lbs.1570 lbs.3777 - 3858 lbs.

2018 Ford EcoSport vs. Competitor's Towing Capacity

Car NameTowing CapacityPayload CapacityCurb Weight
2018 Ford EcoSport1400 - 2000 lbs.1570 lbs.3060 - 3327 lbs.
2018 Honda CR-V1500 lbs.-3307 - 3512 lbs.
2018 Honda HR-V1500 - 5000 lbs.850 lbs.2888 - 3109 lbs.
2018 Buick Encore1500 - 3500 lbs.1018 lbs.3237 lbs.
2018 Chevrolet Equinox1500 - 3500 lbs.1114 - 1240 lbs.3274 - 3665 lbs.
2018 Chevrolet Trax3208 lbs.-3124 - 3344 lbs.
2018 Dodge Journey1000 - 2500 lbs.-3818 - 4238 lbs.
2018 Fiat 500X1000 lbs.-2967 - 3305 lbs.
2018 Ford Escape1500 - 3500 lbs.-3526 - 3678 lbs.
2018 GMC Terrain1500 - 3500 lbs.1146 lbs.3449 - 3801 lbs.
2018 Hyundai Kona1500 - 3500 lbs.999 - 1104 lbs.2890 - 3256 lbs.
2018 Hyundai Santa Fe Sport SUV2000 - 3500 lbs.1052 - 1265 lbs.3624 - 4107 lbs.
2018 Hyundai Tucson1500 - 8500 lbs.1138 - 1286 lbs.3300 - 3627 lbs.
2018 Jeep Cherokee2000 - 7200 lbs.1000 lbs.3655 - 4046 lbs.
2018 Jeep Compass2000 lbs.-3184 - 3633 lbs.
2018 Jeep Renegade1000 - 9300 lbs.-3056 - 3532 lbs.
2018 Jeep Wrangler JK SUV2000 - 3500 lbs.880 - 1123 lbs.4075 - 4921 lbs.
2018 Kia Niro hybrid SUV2000 - 2866 lbs.973 - 1028 lbs.3106 - 3274 lbs.
2018 Kia Sorento2000 - 5000 lbs.1237 - 1521 lbs.3704 - 4101 lbs.
2018 Kia Sportage2000 lbs.-3596 - 3997 lbs.
2018 Mazda CX-32000 - 8600 lbs.1031 - 1038 lbs.2809 - 2952 lbs.
2018 Mazda CX-52000 lbs.976 - 981 lbs.3563 - 3693 lbs.
2018 Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross1500 - 17290 lbs.1114 - 1323 lbs.3307 - 3516 lbs.
2018 Mitsubishi Outlander1500 - 3500 lbs.1334 - 1444 lbs.3351 - 3626 lbs.
2018 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport SUV1500 - 17320 lbs.1058 - 1311 lbs.3032 - 3285 lbs.
2018 Nissan Rogue1000 lbs.984 - 1136 lbs.3441 - 3627 lbs.
2018 Nissan Rogue Sport SUV1102 - 11520 lbs.1040 - 1115 lbs.3232 - 3424 lbs.
2018 Subaru Crosstrek1500 lbs.-3113 - 3230 lbs.
2018 Subaru Forester1500 lbs.-3322 - 3717 lbs.
2018 Subaru Outback2700 - 3000 lbs.-3622 - 3902 lbs.
2018 Toyota C-HR6000 - 6200 lbs.835 lbs.3300 lbs.
2018 Toyota RAV4 hybrid SUV1750 - 4000 lbs.1010 - 1035 lbs.3605 - 3950 lbs.
2018 Toyota RAV41500 - 7600 lbs.900 lbs.3345 - 3630 lbs.
2018 Volkswagen Tiguan1500 lbs.970 - 1213 lbs.3777 - 3858 lbs.

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