The newest 2018 Ford Escape model from Ford Company will hit the market redesigned in every section, and we can expect it on the dealerships by the end fo next year. As we know this model has introduced 16 years ago, and over the years, became a very popular model in the Ford lineup. This time, the Ford expects even more sales for this handsome compact crossover and customers consequently expects a lot of satisfaction. This model will receive some minor tweaks in almost every segment. The exterior will be more stylish while the interior will be more comfortable. Also, the engine capabilities will be very efficient which is very important these days. In the following review, you can find out everything about this model.
2018 Ford Escape – Feature Overview:
The exterior design of the newly 2018 Ford Escape will be very attractive and everything from the outside is elegantly designed. We can expect the addition of some style from the outside. The front fascia is especially appealing and here we can see nice front grille. This grille is divided into two parts.
The upper part will be very thin and it will contain small Ford logo in the middle. A lower part of the grille is significantly larger and it will contain some horizontal slats made from chrome. Its headlights of this model will be slightly revised compared to the current one. It will be very thin, and the system that powers it will be updated LED technology. Under the grille, we can see modified front bumper that will be fitted with the larger air intakes than before as well as with the LED powered fog lights. At the sides, the refreshed 2018 Ford Escape will ride on large aluminum wheels. Its size will be probably 19 inches. The rear side will remain almost completely the same as before.
The interior design will be also a bit improved, and the comfort will be on the higher level than before. The cabin will be able of accommodating up to five passengers by providing them a high dose of comfort and luxury. All seats in the cabin will have leather as standard upholstery, and we can also see leather on the steering wheel. The steering wheel is multifunctional. Also, we can expect some aluminum parts inside. The cabin will also provide a lot of high tech features. The infotainment system will be updated, and the dashboard is simply organized. Also, there is going to be a lot of connectivity options inside, as well as a lot of safety systems. Some of the other standard interior features will include dual zone climate control, adaptive cruise control, excellent audio system, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, and many others as well.
2018 Ford Escape – Powertrain Options:
The newest 2018 Ford Escape will be powered by a few different powertrains. We can expect 1.6-l four-banger engine that will be capable of producing up to 178 hp and 190 lb-ft of torque. This engine will be mated to a 6-speed transmission and the power will be routed to front wheels. The same transmission system will be used for the 2.5-l EcoBoost with 240 hp. The EPA estimated is 22/30 mpg (FWD), 21/28 mpg (AWD).
2018 Ford Escape – Dispatch Date and MSRP:
The release date of the anticipated 2018 Ford Escape will be by the end of next year. When it comes to prices, this model will have a starting MSRP of around $24.000. With higher trim level, the price will be also higher.