Fully redesigned body is modern and sporty.
Fantastic fuel economy, returning as much as 23 mpg in the city and 33 mpg on the highway.
The largest engine can tow 3,000 pounds.
Good safety ratings in front and side-impact protection.
Plenty of leg and head room in both rows.
Comfortable and supportive seats.
Generous amount of cargo space with easy access via a one-touch lever.
Available 10-speaker Sony sound system.
Quality materials used throughout the cabin.
Small turning circle of 37 feet allows you to maneuver and park in tight spaces.
Corners well with minimal body rolls.
Available hands-free power lift gate.
Three fantastic engines to choose from.
Latest version of MyFord® Touch is standard.
Base engine can tow only 1,500 pounds, so anyone with a heavier load will need to upgrade the engine.
Although handling is superb, steering is not as sharp as you might hope.
Climate controls are places in an awkward location, forcing you to take your eyes off the road.
-Marginal- roof strength crash test rating.
Base six-speaker audio system is not impressive.
Forced to upgrade to a costly package for the navigation system.
All-wheel drive is not available on the base model.
Although Escape has a low MSRP, the price jumps significantly adding on a few features and packages.