New Ford Escape Offers Style and Versatility

Our team at Bob Poynter Ford welcomes the chance to provide Columbus, IN drivers with information about our models. Are you looking for details about the new Ford Escape in Seymour, IN? Read below to find out what this SUV has to offer.

Performance Characteristics of the Ford Escape

The Escape S is powered with a 2.5L iVCT engine that offers enhanced efficiency with intake variable valve timing. The 1.5L EcoBoost engine offers an impressive 30 highway mpg. This engine is teamed with a responsive six-speed SelectShift transmission and comes with Auto Start-Stop technology for remarkable fuel efficiency. The 2.0L Twin Scroll EcoBoost engine offers 245 horsepower and also features Auto Start-Stop technology. This engine is standard on the Titanium trim.

When you choose the 2.0L EcoBoost Class II Trailer Tow Package, the Escape delivers a maximum towing capacity of 3,500 pounds. The Intelligent 4WD System monitors the road conditions and traction every 16 milliseconds and sends torque from the front to rear wheels to maximize traction and handling. Curve Control is standard with the Escape and uses anti-lock braking and throttle reduction to slow the vehicle down if you're cornering too quickly.

Interior Technology

SiriusXM Satellite Radio and Navigation with SiriusXM Traffic and Travel Link come with the Escape as available technology features. With SiriusXM Satellite Radio, you can enjoy a variety of commercial-free entertainment channels as you cruise through Scottsburg, and you can even listen to SiriusXM on your mobile device with the SiriusXM app. SiriusXM Traffic with Travel Link uses the Global Positioning System, 3-D maps, and voice-guided directions so that you can make it to your destination with ease. You can also get traffic and weather information, gas prices, sports scores, and movie theater locations with SiriusXM Traffic with Travel Link.

The SYNC 3 infotainment system is featured with the Escape and supports Apple CarPlay and Android Auto for seamless smartphone integration. The Escape is equipped with FordPass Connect and FordPass. FordPass Connect is a Wi-Fi hotspot that can support up to 10 mobile devices, and FordPass lets you remotely lock, unlock, and start the Escape in North Vernon. You can also check vehicle information, such as the fuel level, with FordPass. With SYNC 3 AppLink, you can use Ford+Alexa. This lets you access voice navigation, Amazon Prime shipping, and traffic information. You can even connect to your supported smart home devices with Ford+Alexa. Intelligent Access with Push-Button Start is standard on the SE, SEL, and Titanium trims. With the Intelligent Access key, you can easily open the available hands-free, foot-activated power liftgate by kicking your foot under the bumper.

Safety Packages and Features

The Ford Safe and Smart Package is available with the Escape. With this suite of driver-assist features, you get:

  • A Blind Spot Information System with Cross Traffic Alert
  • A Lane-Keeping System
  • Rain-sensing windshield wipers
  • Adaptive Cruise Control
  • Auto high-beam headlamps
  • A panel roof

Enhanced Active Park Assist is an available safety feature that can steer the vehicle into parking spaces. This system provides you with instructions on how to shift and move forward/back when you're maneuvering in or out of a tight spot in Edinburgh. The Escape also comes with a standard rear view camera that provides you with an image behind the SUV that displays on the display screen. With the available Reverse Sensing System, you'll get audible alerts when you get too close to an object.

Ford Escape Trim Levels

The Escape has four trims that include the S, SE, SEL, and Titanium. The S comes with Ford Co-Pilot360, an available Remote Start System, and the SYNC Enhanced Voice Recognition Communication Entertainment System. The SE comes with a 10-way power driver seat and the available SYNC 3 infotainment System. The SE and SEL trims are powered by the 1.5L EcoBoost engine. Front-wheel drive is standard on the SE and SEL, but you you can choose the Intelligent 4WD System with these trims for additional capability. With the Titanium trim, you can choose the available Panoramic Vista Roof for ample fresh air. The Escape Titanium also comes with a heated and leather-wrapped steering wheel with audio and cruise controls

Test Drive a New Escape SUV Today at Bob Poynter Ford

Are you ready for an Escape? If so, then make your way to our Seymour, IN Ford dealership to test drive the new Escape SUV! We invite you to browse our new Ford SUV inventory and featured new vehicles today.

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