2019 Ford EcoSport vs. 2019 Honda HR-V

May 1st, 2019 by


  • EcoBoost® Engine
  • Ford SYNC®3
  • FordPass Connect

Visit Sheridan Ford to check out the brand new 2019 Ford EcoSport. Available in four trim models (S, SE, SES and Titanium), this compact Ford SUV starts at an affordable MSRP of $19,995 (slightly more affordable than the 2019 Honda HR-V, starting at $20,520) and offers seating for five. The 2019 Ford EcoSport is perfect for the commuting professional who enjoys weekend adventures. This Ford SUV allows you impressive fuel economy with 4-Wheel Drive capability. Visit Sheridan Ford to see it for yourself, learn more and take it out for a test drive.

Technology and Safety

Pinch, zoom and swipe on the 8-inch touchscreen as if it was your compatible cell phone. Answer phone calls and text messages, play podcasts, use the map feature, and click on other apps without picking up your phone. You can do all of this with Ford’s SYNC 3® with Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™ compatibility.

Connect up to 10 devices with FordPass Connect™, which creates an in-vehicle hotspot. This service also allows you to remotely check your fuel levels, lock/unlock the car, schedule maintenance, request roadside assistance and locate your car if you’re parked in a crowded lot.

The 2019 Ford EcoSport is equipped with various driver-assist technologies that allow you to drive with a better sense of confidence. Drive safer and smarter with features like:

  • Rear-view camera
  • Reverse Sensing System
  • BLIS® (Blind Spot Information System) with Cross Traffic Alert
  • AdvanceTrac® with RSC® (roll Stability Control™)

In the event of an accident, the 2019 Ford EcoSport is equipped with 10 standard airbags to help protect you and prevent further injury.

Performance and Capability

The 2019 Ford EcoSport is equipped with a 1.0-L Ecoboost® engine, which provides strong power without sacrificing efficiency. Additionally, 4-Wheel Drive models are equipped with a 2.0-L Ti-VCT engine. 4WD models are perfect for anyone looking to get off the beaten path without having to stop at the gas station as frequently.

Hill Start Assist, in 4WD models, keeps you at a stop on a steep hill, and prevents you from rolling backwards as you release the brake to move forward. This feature automatically engages when you switch from the brake pedal to the gas on an inclined slope.

Cargo and Space

Enjoy plenty of space for passengers and cargo in the 2019 Ford EcoSport. This Ford SUV has a total passenger volume of 91.1 cubic feet. With the rear seats folded down, there is 50 cubic feet of cargo space, and 20.9 cubic feet of space with the rear seats folded up.

For passengers, there is plenty of head, leg, hip and shoulder room.

Front Rear
Head room 39.6 inches 37.5 inches
Leg room 42.9 inches 36.7 inches
Hip Room 51.6 inches 50.9 inches
Shoulder 53.3 inches 51.3 inches


Now that you’ve compared the 2019 Ford EcoSport to the 2019 Honda HR-V, it’s time to go see joe at Sheridan Ford to learn more about the new 2019 Ford EcoSport. Our knowledgeable staff will answer your questions, set you up with a test drive and help you drive home in your new Ford SUV. Visit Sheridan Ford on Kirkwood Highway in Wilmington, DE today!