The Truth About Cars » EcoSport http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. Sat, 06 Feb 2016 17:30:53 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.4 The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. The Truth About Cars no The Truth About Cars editors@ttac.com editors@ttac.com (The Truth About Cars) 2006-2009 The Truth About Cars The Truth About Cars » EcoSport http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/themes/ttac-theme/images/logo.gif http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com Hyundai May Bring Subcompact Crossover, but It Won’t Be Creta http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/07/hyundai-may-bring-subcompact-crossover-wont-creta/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/07/hyundai-may-bring-subcompact-crossover-wont-creta/#comments Thu, 23 Jul 2015 21:00:43 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1124249 Hyundai is looking to jump into the subcompact crossover fold in the States with the Nissan Juke, Honda HR-V, Chevrolet Trax and everyone else, but it won’t be with the Creta, Edmunds is reporting. The Creta recently went on sale in India, but executives in America told Edmunds that it wasn’t the right fit for U.S. […]

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Hyundai is looking to jump into the subcompact crossover fold in the States with the Nissan Juke, Honda HR-V, Chevrolet Trax and everyone else, but it won’t be with the Creta, Edmunds is reporting. The Creta recently went on sale in India, but executives in America told Edmunds that it wasn’t the right fit for U.S. […]

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Ford, Toyota Missing Amid Subcompact Crossover Boom http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/04/ford-toyota-missing-amid-subcompact-crossover-boom/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/04/ford-toyota-missing-amid-subcompact-crossover-boom/#comments Wed, 08 Apr 2015 13:00:05 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1039593 What do Ford and Toyota have in common as far as subcompact crossovers go? They’re the only ones without such a thing in their respective USDM lineups. Detroit Free Press says that while “city-sized” crossovers like the Fiat 500X, Jeep Renegade and Buick Encore — the last one being the catalyst for the current mini-CUV […]

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What do Ford and Toyota have in common as far as subcompact crossovers go? They’re the only ones without such a thing in their respective USDM lineups. Detroit Free Press says that while “city-sized” crossovers like the Fiat 500X, Jeep Renegade and Buick Encore — the last one being the catalyst for the current mini-CUV […]

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European EcoSport To Be Made In India http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/03/european-ecosport-to-be-made-in-india/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/03/european-ecosport-to-be-made-in-india/#comments Tue, 05 Mar 2013 17:49:24 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=480214 In the good old days, when things were how they were supposed to, the first world got new cars first, and the third world got them three generations later. This time-tested principle is being set on its head. It started as an ugly trend in Japan, where Japanese received their new Latio ages after people in […]

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In the good old days, when things were how they were supposed to, the first world got new cars first, and the third world got them three generations later. This time-tested principle is being set on its head. It started as an ugly trend in Japan, where Japanese received their new Latio ages after people in […]

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Ford EcoSport: Low Cost Crossover Released Into The Wastelands Of Europe http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/02/ford-ecosport-low-cost-crossover-released-into-the-wastelands-of-europe/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/02/ford-ecosport-low-cost-crossover-released-into-the-wastelands-of-europe/#comments Thu, 28 Feb 2013 07:18:15 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=479404 The Ford EcoSport, launched last year into the wilds of South America, is being unleashed upon unsuspecting Europeans at the Geneva Motor Show. Handheld nerds already have been given an EcoSport preview at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. Ford was in Barcelona to show off its improved SYNC. It has kept its familiar “give […]

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The Ford EcoSport, launched last year into the wilds of South America, is being unleashed upon unsuspecting Europeans at the Geneva Motor Show. Handheld nerds already have been given an EcoSport preview at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. Ford was in Barcelona to show off its improved SYNC. It has kept its familiar “give […]

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Ford EcoSport Pre-Launch: New Fiesta-Based Cute-Ute Is Out In The Third World Wild, But Will It Be The End Of The One World? http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/07/ford-ecosport-pre-launch-new-fiesta-based-cute-ute-is-out-in-the-third-world-wild-but-will-it-be-the-end-of-the-one-world/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/07/ford-ecosport-pre-launch-new-fiesta-based-cute-ute-is-out-in-the-third-world-wild-but-will-it-be-the-end-of-the-one-world/#comments Wed, 18 Jul 2012 12:35:29 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=453212 Pressured by the Franco-Romanian Renault-Dacia Duster, Ford is using a pre-launch marketing gimmick to dust drum up interest in their newest offering in Brazil. The cute-ute is called EcoSport. Due to my duty to TTAC readers everywhere, I pledged to pay a deposit of US$2,500 in order to get a crack at the first 2,500 […]

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Pressured by the Franco-Romanian Renault-Dacia Duster, Ford is using a pre-launch marketing gimmick to dust drum up interest in their newest offering in Brazil. The cute-ute is called EcoSport. Due to my duty to TTAC readers everywhere, I pledged to pay a deposit of US$2,500 in order to get a crack at the first 2,500 […]

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Review: 2012 Fisker Karma EcoChic http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/05/review-2012-fisker-karma-ecochic/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/05/review-2012-fisker-karma-ecochic/#comments Mon, 21 May 2012 13:00:55 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=444951 Henry Ford was no gifted artist, yet he made a car worthy of the common man.  William Durant didn’t especially like cars, but created a marketing and distribution empire that inspired us all.  And while Henrik Fisker’s car-centric life isn’t fully wikipedia’d, the first creation of the company that bears his name is an object […]

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Henry Ford was no gifted artist, yet he made a car worthy of the common man.  William Durant didn’t especially like cars, but created a marketing and distribution empire that inspired us all.  And while Henrik Fisker’s car-centric life isn’t fully wikipedia’d, the first creation of the company that bears his name is an object […]

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Ford Launches New Global Truck In India http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/01/ford-launches-new-global-truck-in-india/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/01/ford-launches-new-global-truck-in-india/#comments Wed, 04 Jan 2012 14:59:52 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=424218 While Detroit is getting ready for NAIAS, the archetypical Detroit company is showing its newest truck in India. At the New Delhi Auto Expo, Ford today unveiled the second generation of its EcoSport “compact SUV.” Our friends at India’s Motorbeam.com were there to snap some pictures for you. According to Ford’s press release, the SUV […]

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While Detroit is getting ready for NAIAS, the archetypical Detroit company is showing its newest truck in India. At the New Delhi Auto Expo, Ford today unveiled the second generation of its EcoSport “compact SUV.” Our friends at India’s Motorbeam.com were there to snap some pictures for you. According to Ford’s press release, the SUV […]

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