Slightly redesigned, new 2016 Ford Escape has hit the showroom floors. New model has come with few changes, but still very powerful, modern and aggressive.
Redesign of interior and exterior
This well known model presents the fourth generation of Ford’s compact SUVs. If we are comparing it with its predecessor we will notice that it has come slightly redesigned, but with some very interesting changes and updates. 2016 Ford Escape is built on the Ford’s Global C platform. New model has come improved with the SE Chrome Package which includes chrome door handles, chrome mirror caps, chrome roof rails, 19-inch chrome wheels and many more. On the front end of the vehicle, we can see redesigned headlights, bumper and grille. The grille is consisted of three parts, while the headlights have been reshaped and improved with LED technology. The front bumper is bigger now. Also, the hood has been reshaped, and now it is more narrow than before. On the rear end of the 2016 Ford Escape we can see large taillights improved also with LED technology and two new chrome exaust pipes. Interior of this great Ford’s SUV is made of the highest quality materials. It has available Panoramic Vista Roof and it is equipped with intelligent 4WD System. This system helps you control this powerful SUV in bed conditions. With many other features there is and SYNC technology that helps you keep your eyes on the road and hands on the wheel.
2016 Ford Escape powertrain
2016 Ford Escape offers three available engines. The first one, and the base one is the 2.5 – liter four cylinder power unit. The second one is the 1.6 – liter EcoBoost I-4 engine which is capable to produce around 178 horses and 184 lb-ft of torque. The third one is the 2,0 – liter EcoBoost I-4 power unit. This one can produce 240 horsepower and 270 lb-ft of torque. All engines are paired to 6 speed automatic transmission. Like we have already said, the new Ford Escape is equipped with FWD system.
Release date and price
This powerful compact SUV has been revealed this year. Its starting price is $22,960.