2018 Ford Escape in Frankfort, KY
Nowadays, shopping for a new car can be a full-fledged ordeal. There are so many features and new technologies to take into consideration, not to mention figuring out which of the available options best fit your needs. For example, the Ford Escape offers three engine options over four different trims, and each trim has additional options and features that you can use to customize the vehicle to your specifications.
Some of the features available on the 2018 Ford Escape include the SYNC infotainment system or the SYNC 3 system. Both are easy-to-use and equipped with Bluetooth connectivity so you can connect your phone to play music or make calls. They are also voice-activated, so you don't have to take your hands off the wheel to use your phone. With SYNC 3, you'll also be able to access Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, which displays an interface that is similar to your phone. Give these features a try in Frankfort, KY when you schedule a test drive of the 2018 Ford Escape at Crossroads Ford Lincoln.
The standard engine on the 2018 Ford Escape is a 2.5L four-cylinder that provides 168 horsepower and 170 pound-feet of torque. If that isn't enough for you, there is also a 1.5L EcoBoost® four-cylinder or the 2.0L EcoBoost® four-cylinder engine. These two engines are incredibly powerful, with 245 horsepower and 275 pound-feet of torque on the 2.0L engine, and 170 horsepower with 177 pound-feet of torque if you choose the 1.5L engine. These two optional engines are available with front or four-wheel drive.
If you're looking for an SUV you probably want to be able to cart around a vehicle full of people. You'll be able to do that with the 2018 Ford Escape, which has room for five people including the driver. For many people when they're looking for interior comfort, they want to make sure that there is enough leg room to accommodate their taller passengers, and the 2018 Escape delivers with 37.3 inches in the back seat, and 43.1 inches in the front.
Having space for passengers is all well and good, but it doesn't do much if there isn't also plenty of room for your cargo. This isn't a problem in the 2018 Ford Escape, which has 34 cubic feet of interior cargo volume behind the second row. You can also fold down the back row to increase your cargo space to 68 cubic feet, or use the 60/40 split to configure the interior so all your cargo will fit.
Safety Features on the 2018 Ford Escape
With new vehicles, there's more to think about than performance or dimensions. Most new vehicles can be equipped with advanced safety features that use technology to help keep you safe when you're on the road. The features that are available on the 2018 Ford Escape include:
- Brake Support
- Active Park Assist
- Lane Keeping System
- Adaptive Cruise Control
- Forward Collision Warning
- Blind Spot Information System