2016 Ford Escape

2016 Ford Escape
MSRP
$23,590
BASE MODEL
MPG
22
CITY
31
HIGHWAY
Horsepower
168 HP
I-4 ENGINE
Rating
0
5
JD POWER RATING
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The 2016 Ford Escape is offered in S, SE and Titanium trims, with three different engines and with most models offered with a choice of front-wheel drive or all-wheel drive. Base S models are only offered with front-wheel drive, and they come with a 168-horsepower, 2.5L 4-cylinder engine. The SE and Titanium are standard with a 178-horsepower, 1.6L turbocharged EcoBoost 4-cylinder engine, while a 2.0L turbocharged EcoBoost 4-cylinder engine that makes an impressive 240 horsepower and 270 pound-feet of torque is optional.Both EcoBoost 4-cylinder engines have direct injection and twin independent variable camshaft ...Read More

Model Strengths

  • Stronger performance and better handling than other small affordable crossovers; excellent new "Sync 3" infotainment and connectivity; excellent fuel economy; impressive maneuverability; spacious interior
  • Steering
  • Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)38.8
  • Steering TypeRack-Pinion
  • Interior Dimensions
  • Second Leg Room (in)36.8
  • Passenger Capacity5
  • Front Leg Room (in)43.1
  • Second Shoulder Room (in)55.3
  • Front Shoulder Room (in)56
  • Passenger Volume (ft )98.1
  • Front Head Room (in)39.9
  • Front Hip Room (in)54.8
  • Second Hip Room (in)52.4
  • Second Head Room (in)39
  • Mileage
  • EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)31
  • Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG)25
  • EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)22
  • Exterior Dimensions
  • Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)72.4
  • Length, Overall (in)178.1
  • Min Ground Clearance (in)7.9
  • Track Width, Rear (in)61.6
  • Height, Overall (in)66.3
  • Wheelbase (in)105.9
  • Track Width, Front (in)61.5
  • Summary
  • Vehicle NameFord Escape
  • Body StyleSport Utility
  • Brakes
  • Disc - Rear (Yes or )Yes
  • Brake ABS System4-Wheel
  • Disc - Front (Yes or )Yes
  • Wheels
  • Spare Wheel Size (in)Compact
  • Rear Wheel Size (in)17 X 7.5
  • Front Wheel MaterialSteel
  • Spare Wheel MaterialSteel
  • Rear Wheel MaterialSteel
  • Front Wheel Size (in)17 X 7.5
  • Weight Information
  • Base Curb Weight (lbs)3515
  • Vehicle
  • EPA ClassificationSmall Sport Utility Vehicles 2WD
  • Suspension
  • Suspension Type - RearShort And Long Arm
  • Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)Short And Long Arm
  • Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)Strut
  • Suspension Type - FrontStrut
  • Transmission
  • First Gear Ratio (:1)4.58
  • Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)1.00
  • Trans Type6
  • Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)0.74
  • Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)1.44
  • Second Gear Ratio (:1)2.96
  • Trans Description Cont.Automatic w/OD
  • DrivetrainFront Wheel Drive
  • Trans Order Code446
  • Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)3.51
  • Reverse Ratio (:1)2.94
  • Third Gear Ratio (:1)1.91
  • Fuel Tank
  • Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)15.1
  • Engine
  • SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM168 @ 6000
  • Engine TypeRegular Unleaded I-4
  • Engine Order Code997
  • Displacement2.5 L/152
  • Fuel SystemSequential MPI
  • SAE Net Torque @ RPM170 @ 4500
  • Tires
  • Rear Tire SizeP235/55HR17
  • Front Tire SizeP235/55HR17
  • Spare Tire SizeCompact
  • Cargo Area Dimensions
  • Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft )67.8
  • Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft )34.3
  • Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft )34.3
  • Emissions
  • Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year7.1 (Est)
  • Trailering
  • Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)1500
  • Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)225
  • Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)1500
  • Maximum Trailering Capacity (lbs)1500
  • Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)150
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