Vijayawada Police gets Ford Ecosport along with Toyota Innova for official use
If Gujarat Police procured Harley Davidson bikes, Vijayawada Police has got Ford Ecosport for its fleet. The Vijayawada Police has procured the Ford Ecosport compact SUV for meeting its operational requirements.
According to a report published by Motorbeam, the Andhra Pradesh Government has placed an order for 200 units of cars. Of the 200 cars procured some are Ford Ecosport while some are Toyota Innova. Tata Sumo is also likely to be procured by Vijayawada Police.
As mentined above, Gujarat Police had recently procured 20 super bikes (of which 7 were Harley Davidson bikes) that will be used to pilot the VIPs for the Vibrant Gujarat Summit that will be held from 11th to 13th January, 2015.
The Vijayawada police has got the Trend variant of Ford Ecosport i.e powered by a 1.5-litre TDCi Diesel Engine that produces 89.75bhp and 204Nm. The Trend variant is 3,999 mm long, 1,765 mm wide and has a height of 1,708 mm. It also comes with a ground clearance of 200mm.