2018 Ford Escape King George VA

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2018 Ford Escape at Leckner Ford King George

The 2018 Ford Escape is, by its namesake, an enabler of the adventurous to get out there and do what you want to do. Is that supporting the family, efficiently cruising through the morning commute, or taking the road less traveled? There to help with versatile seating or cargo space, capable engine options, and great looks that match the experience behind the wheel, the Escape suits exactly what your lifestyle requires. The trim options of last year-the S, SE, and Titanium-expand in this model year to include the new Escape SEL to better round out your options with luxury-minded specialization. With a responsive, sporty drive and a towing capacity that maxes out at 3,500 pounds, the Ford Escape is a competent, ever popular pick within the crossover SUV class.

Engine Performance

  • Standard in all models six-speed automatic transmission
  • Base 165 horsepower 2.5-liter inline four-cylinder engine
  • 2.0-liter turbocharged inline four-cylinder with maximized 3,500lb towing capabilities

Safety Features

  • Trailer Tow Package for specialized handling and torque control
  • Standard Brake Assist to prevent collisions
  • Available Driver Assist features such as front and rear proximity sensors, Park Assist, and Blind Spot Monitoring

Vehicle Design

  • All new Escape SEL trim configuration adds to the previous three models
  • 34 to 68 cubic feet of cargo space thanks to rear folding seats
  • Standard backup camera with Bluetooth compatable LCD infotainment touchscreen

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What design features come in the 2018 Ford Escape?

Travel in comfort; the 2017 remodel's incorporated premium materials and great, updated styling brings a fresh modern look that will last for years to come. The already long list of standard features has been added to in the 2018 year, including the multifunction steering wheel with cruise control, larger center armrest with maximized storage, rear 60/40 split second row, color LCD infotainment touchscreen, Bluetooth with voice recognition, six speaker audio system, backup camera, heated front seats, and automatic dual-climate control. The folding rear seats maximizes cargo space from 34 to 68 cubic feet. On the outside, the reshaped nose design is distinctive with a continuous smooth slope to maximize aerodynamics. The efficient design continues to the active grille shutters that aid in better air cooling of the engine. A dual-paned sunroof is available, along with a Sport Body Package that adds blacked-out detailing, halogen headlights, and 19-inch ebony black alloy wheels. Blue Metallic and Cinnamon Glaze are added to the great color selections.

How are the powertrains of the 2018 Ford Escape?

Three engine options provide a great range of capability to the 2018 Ford Escape. All come with a six-speed automatic transmission, coming in front-wheel drive with optional intelligent all-wheel drive after the base Escape S. The 4WD system monitors tire traction and power demands in order to conquer any road condition. This trim comes with the 165 horsepower 2.5-liter inline four-cylinder. The SE and SEL upgrade to the 1.5L EcoBoosted four-cylinder, slightly smaller than the base powertrain but outputting 180 horsepower and a greater fuel-efficiency (23/30 mpg) due to its forced induction turbocharge. This engine can manage a respectable tow capacity of 2,000 pounds. The Titanium offers the 2.0-liter turbocharged inline four-cylinder engine, the most powerful of the options. This 245 horsepower engine is able to tow up to 3,500 pounds. The specialized Trailer Tow Package adds sway controls, auxiliary transmission oil cooler, and paddle shifters to enhance handling and fine-tune torque.

What safety and security features come equipped in the 2018 Ford Escape?

Smart, attentive engineering went into the 2018 Ford Escape to bring its safety and security features into the modern age. A surrounding airbag system features dual-stage driver and passenger airbags, knee airbags, and front/rear safety canopy side-curtain airbags. Electronic Stability Control and Roll Mitigation ensures even traction and control. Brake Assist aids in halting your vehicle in sudden stop situations. A backup camera is now standard in all models to enhance maneuverability and alert to rearview obstacles. Higher trims include Driver Assist features such as Blind Spot Monitoring, front and rear proximity sensors, and Lane-Keep to alert and correct drifting.

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Final Thoughts on the 2018 Ford Escape

Reliability, capability, and comfort all were carefully considered in the 2017 remodel of the Ford Escape, and the 2018 model year enhances the package with new standard features to enhance the quality of the ride. There's no problem in creating your adventure when behind the Ford Escape's wheel; go find your journey and test out our selection of 2018 Ford Escapes today.

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