The Ford Escape remains one of America's best-selling compact SUVs. The redesigned 2017 Escape adds features that set it apart within its class. The upgraded Escape now offers a quieter, smoother ride, lots of storage compartments, and a host of tech features inside its roomier cabin. Come to All Star Ford Lincoln in Prairieville, LA today to test drive the new Escape SUV near Gonzales or Baton Rouge. Our welcoming sales reps will introduce you to the 2017 Escape, and then you take one out for a test drive!
This year, Ford gives the Escape a major update. This favorite small SUV has a sleeker, but subtle redesign that gives drivers new wheel design options, LED taillights, and a redesigned grille with active grille shutters that open and close to improve aerodynamics and fuel economy. The updated rear suspension makes for a smoothe ride. There is the latest version of Sync 3 as well as a touchscreen display available. The Sync Connect app lets motorists check fuel levels and unlock the SUV's doors remotely. Ford has further improved the Escape for 2017, with such features as:
The 2017 Ford Escape is now more spacious than its 2016 predecessor, and that's just the start of the numerous improvements provided for the new Escape's cabin. There are available leather-trimmed seats, steering wheel, and shift knob. Drivers also get 60/40 fold-down rear seats, and there is 67.8 cubic feet of cargo area in the back. Sync 3 is here and makes it easy to stay connected. You can also opt for a navigation system in the new Escape. You'll also discover a new standard electric parking brake and a gear knob for the SelectShift 6-speed automatic transmission. EcoBoost-powered Escape trims are powerful and very fuel efficient. They include racing-inspired paddle shifters on the steering wheel. You'll love the available Panoramic Vista Roof which features a tilting front panel and has a fixed rear skylight. Luxurious leather seats are optional and are offered in Charcoal Black or Medium Light Stone. Other interior and tech features available for the 2017 Ford Escape include:
The newly update Ford Escape comes with a choice of three fuel-efficient, powerful motors. The standard 2.5-liter inline four-cylinder engine pushes 168 hp and 170 lb.-ft. of torque to the SUV's front wheels. There is an available 1.5-liter EcoBoost iVCT engine that delivers the best fuel economy in the Escape. It generates 179 hp and 177 lb.-ft. of torque. Those looking for more power can opt for the available 2.0-liter EcoBoost engine with a twin-scroll turbocharger. It produces an impressive 245 hp and 275 lb.-ft. of torque, the most available for the 2017 Escape roster. Intelligent 4WD is is available on models equipped with one of the EcoBoost motors. To test drive the new Escape and see which powertrain option is right for you, visit All Star Ford in Prairieville, LA .
If you are looking for a fuel-efficient small SUV, check out the redesigned 2017 Ford Escape at All Star Ford Lincoln. Our showroom is located at 17742 Airline Highway, in Prairieville, LA . Visit us today to take a test drive, or shop our full inventory of new and used Escape models and other Ford vehicles on this website.