Ford Escape is a five-seat small-size vehicle in the SUV category. For the 2015 model year, there are three trim-lines to choose from with two different gas engines that produce from 168 to 178 horsepower. Ford Escape has received a 4-stars crash rating from NHTSA.
2015 Escape has a relatively long wheelbase ( 105.9 in) and a wider body structure compared to vehicles of similar length and class. It is relatively heavier, too, with curb weight of 3515 - 3684 lbs.
2015 Escape seats five adults. It has class-leading first-row passenger room on only two measurements - legs and hips - and larger than average room for first-row passengers on shoulders and head. When it comes to second-row passenger room, Escape ia a class-leader on only one measurement - legs - and has a larger than average room for second-row passengers on shoulders, hips, and head.
2015 Escape S
2015 Escape SE
2015 Escape Titanium
|Engine||2.5L Inline-4||1.6L Inline-4 Turbo||1.6L Inline-4 Turbo|
|HP||168 hp||178 hp||178 hp|
|Drivetrain||Front Wheel Drive||Front Wheel Drive||Front Wheel Drive|
|City||22 MPG||23 MPG||23 MPG|
|Highway||31 MPG||32 MPG||32 MPG|
|Combined||25 MPG||26 MPG||26 MPG|
|Annual Fuel Cost|
2015 Escape SUV comes in three trim levels, with an average price that is $241 more compared to its rivals. With a heavier body, and on average less powerful engine, Escape
2015 Escape SUV has a 4-star NHTSA overall crash safety rating, like all of its peers. Furthermore, it has higher than average ratings for all three crash tests: Front, Side, and Side Plole. Customers have filed four hundred and thirty-four complaints, which is more than the average for its rivals. There are also five recalls issued by Ford, which by itself is a relatively high number.