2017 Ford Escape

Saturday, December 5th 2015. | Ford

Ford will redesign a compact crossover SUV as 2017 Ford Escape. The car will be coming soon in the automotive market with new style, new look, new performance, new design, and much more. The new performance and appearance will placed on the better platform. The first generation of this model has been released in 2000. At the time, the model had popularity and best selling in the market. Until now, the latest Ford Escape becomes the target of buyers. The main rivals that will be faced by 2017 Escape are Honda CR-V, Toyota RAV4, Chevrolet Equinox, Mazda CX-5, and Jeep Cherokee.

2017 Escape

Design

Overall, the exterior of latest Escape will be more aerodynamic look. The new dimension will be better than previous one that is a lot more spacious. The front lights will be placed in n three-dimensional edges. So, it can hood satisfies fenders. Meanwhile, the lights will be supported with the new LED technology, so it will be better look. In the next to the headlights, there are two small indication lights. The 2017 Ford Escape is also completed with new style of grille. The grille will be trapezoid and it is built from straight slits of steel. Then, the wheels will be enhanced to be 19 inch. For the front wheels, there is available low-mounted air diverter. The new taillights will also complete the rear end of the new Escape. In addition, the bodyweight of the car will be lighter. The automaker will apply the lightweight materials which composed of aluminum on the bodywork. Besides reduce the weight, it will improve the fuel to be more efficiency.

Engine

As far as we know, there are available some specification for under the hood. First, the 2017 Ford Escape will have a 1.5 liter turbocharged EcoBoost electric motor. The engine is capable to deliver outputs of 181 horsepower and 185 pound feet of torque. Meanwhile, the other specification will offer a 2.5 liter 4-cylinder engine. It will produce output of 168 horsepower. Then, the latest Ford Escape will be supported with a 9-speed or 10-speed transmission. However, as the alternative, the automaker also offers a 1.6 liter electric motor. There is a big expectation that the latest Ford Escape has to has better performance especially in speed and fuel economy.

Release Date and Price

It is still mysterious because the company does not give conformation in detail about the 2017 Ford Escape. There is speculation that this car will release in the next two years, 2017. Based on the better improvements in all sides, the car will have base price around $23.000.