The 2018 Ford Escape is considered to be the product of the 3rd generation of compact SUVs. Ford’s compact SUVs have been running successfully in the market for quite a few years. The stylish looks, comfortable interiors, and decent performance are features which have made the compact SUVs so very popular.
2018 Ford Escape – Redesign
It is needless to say that 2018 Escape looks gorgeous. The car is built on Global C platform and has excellent styling and exterior features. When compared to the older models, this compact SUV has larger grille giving it a bold appearance. The design of headlights has been modified and made more attractive. The rear and front bumpers are also made larger and will be available in new color shades giving the vehicle an upscale look. The 19 inches alloy wheels and the panoramic sunroof adds to the glamor quotient of the car significantly.
Like the exteriors, the interiors of Ford Escape 2018 are exquisitely done. The cabin is spacious and can accommodate 5 passengers easily. The seats are comfortable and made of leather. The car has abundant headroom, leg room and cargo space for the comfort of passengers. Other interior features in the car include a highly upgraded entertainment system, sound system with 6-speakers, USB port, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, App link smartphone integration etc, GPS navigation system, excellent steering wheel etc.
The 2018 Ford Escape comes with highly advanced safety and security features including electric parking brake, adaptive cruise control system, rear cross traffic alert, lane departure warning, driver memory settings, forward collision warning, blind screen, guests’ alarm, rear electronic camera etc.
2018 Ford Escape – Expected Engine Details
The engine from which the Ford Escape 2018 will draw its power will be the 1.5-liter turbocharged 4-cylinder engine, which is coupled with 6-speed automatic transmission. This engine will be able to produce 179 hp of power and 177 lbs-feet of torque. The towing capacity of this compact SUV is also bettered with 3500 pounds when compared to the older versions. Also, two additional engines will be available. One will have a capacity of 2.0-liter with 245 hp and 275 lb-ft of Tuesday, while others will have a capacity of 2.5-liter that will be capable of producing 168 hp and 170 lb-ft of torque.
2018 Ford Escape – Price and Release Date
The prices of the 3 trims of 2018 Ford Escape will be different. While the S version will come at $23,600, the SE version will come at $25,100 and the Titanium at $29,100. As per rumored reports from the automobile industry, it is expected that 2018 Ford Escape will be available towards the end of 2017 or beginning of 2018. It is currently in development stage.
Also, new Ford Escape comes with stylish and luxurious components and is sure to be loved by compact SUV enthusiasts. The interiors, exteriors, and performance of the vehicle are splendid.