2023 Ford Escape Overview

Ford Escape Base FWD
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2023 Ford Escape Base FWD2023 Ford Escape Base FWD

MSRP $27,500

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Ford Escape Base FWD
Standard Equipment

Mechanical

  • Engine: 1.5L EcoBoost -inc: auto start-stop technology
  • Transmission: 8-Speed Automatic
  • 3.81 Axle Ratio
  • GVWR: TBD
  • 50-State Emissions System
  • Transmission w/Driver Selectable Mode and Oil Cooler
  • Front-Wheel Drive
  • Battery w/Run Down Protection
  • Gas-Pressurized Shock Absorbers
  • Front And Rear Anti-Roll Bars
  • Electric Power-Assist Speed-Sensing Steering
  • 14.8 Gal. Fuel Tank
  • Quasi-Dual Stainless Steel Exhaust w/Chrome Tailpipe Finisher
  • Strut Front Suspension w/Coil Springs
  • Short And Long Arm Rear Suspension w/Coil Springs
  • 4-Wheel Disc Brakes w/4-Wheel ABS, Front Vented Discs, Brake Assist, Hill Hold Control and Electric Parking Brake
  • Brake Actuated Limited Slip Differential

Exterior

  • Wheels: 17" Steel w/Sparkle Silver-Painted Covers
  • Tires: 225/65R17 AS BSW
  • Steel Spare Wheel
  • Compact Spare Tire Mounted Inside Under Cargo
  • Clearcoat Paint
  • Body-Colored Front Bumper w/Metal-Look Rub Strip/Fascia Accent and Black Bumper Insert
  • Black Rear Bumper w/Metal-Look Rub Strip/Fascia Accent
  • Black Bodyside Cladding and Black Wheel Well Trim
  • Black Side Windows Trim
  • Black Door Handles
  • Black Power Side Mirrors w/Manual Folding
  • Fixed Rear Window w/Fixed Interval Wiper and Defroster
  • Light Tinted Glass
  • Speed Sensitive Variable Intermittent Wipers
  • Fully Galvanized Steel Panels
  • Lip Spoiler
  • Black Grille
  • Liftgate Rear Cargo Access
  • Tailgate/Rear Door Lock Included w/Power Door Locks
  • Autolamp Auto On/Off Aero-Composite Led Low/High Beam Auto High-Beam Daytime Running Lights Preference Setting Headlamps w/Delay-Off
  • Perimeter/Approach Lights
  • LED Brakelights
  • Headlights-Automatic Highbeams

Entertainment

  • Radio: AM/FM Stereo -inc: 6 speakers, speed compensated volume and steering wheel mounted controls
  • Radio w/Seek-Scan, Clock and Radio Data System
  • Integrated Roof Antenna
  • SYNC 4 -inc: 8" LCD capacitive touch-screen w/swipe capability, wireless phone connection, cloud connected, AppLink w/app catalog, 911 Assist, wireless Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, digital owners manual
  • 2 LCD Monitors In The Front

Interior

  • Driver Seat
  • Passenger Seat
  • 60-40 Folding Split-Bench Front Facing Manual Reclining Fold Forward Seatback Cloth Rear Seat w/Manual Fore/Aft
  • Manual Tilt/Telescoping Steering Column
  • Gauges -inc: Speedometer, Odometer, Engine Coolant Temp, Tachometer, Trip Odometer and Trip Computer
  • Power Rear Windows and Fixed 3rd Row Windows
  • Front Cupholder
  • Rear Cupholder
  • Compass
  • Remote Keyless Entry w/Integrated Key Transmitter, Illuminated Entry, Illuminated Ignition Switch and Panic Button
  • FordPass Connect -inc: 4G LTE Wi-Fi hotspot that connects up to 10 devices (includes a wireless data trial that begins upon AT&T activation and expires at the end of 3 months or when 3GB of data is used, whichever comes first, but cannot extend beyond the trial subscription period for remote features, To activate, go to www.att.com/ford), Remote start w/specific time scheduling, lock and unlock, locate parked vehicle and check vehicle status (the FordPass App and complimentary connected services are required for remote features (see FordPass terms for details), Connected services and features depend on compatible AT&T network availability, Evolving technology/cellular networks/vehicle capability may limit functionality and prevent operation of connected features, Connected services exclude Wi-Fi hotspot)
  • Cruise Control w/Steering Wheel Controls
  • Manual Air Conditioning
  • HVAC -inc: Underseat Ducts
  • Glove Box
  • Driver Foot Rest
  • Interior Trim -inc: Metal-Look/Piano Black Instrument Panel Insert, Metal-Look Door Panel Insert, Metal-Look Console Insert and Metal-Look Interior Accents
  • Full Cloth Headliner
  • Metal-Look Gear Shifter Material
  • Cloth Front Bucket Seats -inc: 6-way manual driver (fore/aft, up/down, recline) and 4-way manual front passenger (fore/aft w/manual recline)
  • Day-Night Rearview Mirror
  • Driver And Passenger Visor Vanity Mirrors
  • Full Floor Console w/Covered Storage, Mini Overhead Console w/Storage and 3 12V DC Power Outlets
  • Front And Rear Map Lights
  • Fade-To-Off Interior Lighting
  • Full Carpet Floor Covering -inc: Carpet Front And Rear Floor Mats
  • Carpet Floor Trim
  • Cargo Area Concealed Storage
  • Cargo Space Lights
  • Driver / Passenger And Rear Door Bins
  • Power 1st Row Windows w/Driver 1-Touch Down
  • Delayed Accessory Power
  • Power Door Locks w/Autolock Feature
  • Systems Monitor
  • Redundant Digital Speedometer
  • Trip Computer
  • Outside Temp Gauge
  • Analog Appearance
  • Seats w/Cloth Back Material
  • Manual Adjustable Front Head Restraints and Manual Adjustable Rear Head Restraints
  • Front Center Armrest
  • Securilock Anti-Theft Ignition (pats) Immobilizer
  • 3 12V DC Power Outlets
  • Air Filtration

Safety

  • AdvanceTrac w/Roll Stability Control Electronic Stability Control (ESC) And Roll Stability Control (RSC)
  • ABS And Driveline Traction Control
  • Side Impact Beams
  • Dual Stage Driver And Passenger Seat-Mounted Side Airbags
  • Ford Co-Pilot360 - BLIS (Blind Spot Information System) Blind Spot
  • Ford Co-Pilot360 - Pre-Collision Assist with Automatic Emergency Braking (AEB)
  • Lane Keeping Alert Lane Keeping Assist
  • Lane Keeping Alert Lane Departure Warning
  • Collision Mitigation-Front
  • Driver Monitoring-Alert
  • Collision Mitigation-Rear
  • Tire Specific Low Tire Pressure Warning
  • Dual Stage Driver And Passenger Front Airbags
  • Safety Canopy System Curtain 1st And 2nd Row Airbags
  • Personal Safety System Airbag Occupancy Sensor
  • Driver Knee Airbag
  • Rear Child Safety Locks
  • Outboard Front Lap And Shoulder Safety Belts -inc: Rear Center 3 Point, Height Adjusters and Pretensioners
  • Back-Up Camera
Ford Escape Base FWD
Available Options

Engine

  • ENGINE: 1.5L ECOBOOST -inc: auto start-stop technology (99N) - Standard

Transmission

  • TRANSMISSION: 8-SPEED AUTOMATIC (448)

Option Package

  • EQUIPMENT GROUP 100A (100A)

Primary Paint

  • ATLAS BLUE METALLIC (B3)
  • VAPOR BLUE METALLIC (K1)
  • ICONIC SILVER METALLIC (JS)
  • CARBONIZED GRAY METALLIC (M7)
  • AGATE BLACK METALLIC (UM)
  • OXFORD WHITE (YZ)
  • CINNABAR RED METALLIC PREMIUM COLORANT (L8)

Paint Scheme

  • STANDARD PAINT (undefined)

Seat Type

  • EBONY, CLOTH FRONT BUCKET SEATS -inc: 6-way manual driver (fore/aft, up/down, recline) and 4-way manual front passenger (fore/aft w/manual recline) (VH)

Additional Equipment

  • ENGINE BLOCK HEATER (41H)
  • PRIVACY GLASS -inc: 2nd row side and liftgate (924)
  • FRONT LICENSE PLATE BRACKET -inc: Standard in states requiring two license plates and optional to all others (153)
  • SPLASH GUARDS (63C)
  • DECAL OPTION UP TO 8 SQUARE FEET MATERIAL -inc: Minimum annual order of 25 units, For order process details, go to www.fordcommercialgraphics.com (96B)
  • DECAL OPTION UP TO 12 SQUARE FEET MATERIAL -inc: Minimum annual order of 25 units, For order process details, go to www.fordcommercialgraphics.com (96C)
  • DECAL OPTION UP TO 18 SQUARE FEET MATERIAL -inc: Minimum annual order of 25 units, For order process details, go to www.fordcommercialgraphics.com (96D)
  • DECAL OPTION UP TO 25 SQUARE FEET MATERIAL -inc: Minimum annual order of 25 units, For order process details, go to www.fordcommercialgraphics.com (96E)
  • DECAL OPTION UP TO 40 SQUARE FEET MATERIAL -inc: Minimum annual order of 25 units, For order process details, go to www.fordcommercialgraphics.com (96F)
  • DECAL OPTION UP TO 55 SQUARE FEET MATERIAL -inc: Minimum annual order of 25 units, For order process details, go to www.fordcommercialgraphics.com (96G)
  • DAYTIME RUNNING LAMPS (DRL) -inc: Non-configurable, Replaces the standard Configurable Daytime Running Lamps (DRL) (942)
  • TWO KEY FOBS -inc: 1 keyless entry and 1 manual key fob (55F)
  • TWO MANUAL KEY FOBS -inc: 2 manual key fobs (55J)
  • REMOTE START SYSTEM -inc: Long range w/confirmation, 2 separate key fobs (63E)
  • CARGO MAT (50Q)
  • FRONT & REAR FLOOR LINERS W/CARPET MATS -inc: standard front and rear carpeted floor mats (50B)
  • FRONT & REAR FLOOR LINERS W/O CARPET MATS -inc: Deletes standard front and rear carpeted floor mats (50C)
  • EASY ACCESS CARGO SHADE (47B)
  • REAR PARKING SENSOR (60S)
  • FLEET ADVERTISING CREDIT (undefined)

Dealer Installed Options

  • EXPOSED WHEEL LOCKING LUG NUT KIT (undefined)
  • WHEEL-LOCKING LUG NUTS (undefined)
  • CARGO ORGANIZER, SOFT-SIDED COOLER BAG -inc: adjustable carrying strap and Ford logo (undefined)
  • CARGO ORGANIZER, SOFT-SIDED LARGE, FOLDING -inc: Ford logo (undefined)
  • CARGO ORGANIZER, SOFT-SIDED STANDARD, FOLDING -inc: Ford logo (undefined)
  • ASH CUP W/COIN HOLDER (undefined)
  • CENTER CONSOLE IN-VEHICLE SAFE BY CONSOLE VAULT -inc: coded lock (undefined)
  • FIRST AID KIT (undefined)
  • SMOKER'S PACKAGE (undefined)
  • ROAD SIDE ASSISTANCE KIT (undefined)

Ship Thru Codes

  • SHIP THRU: AUTO TRUCK (31L)
  • SHIP-THRU: KC TRUCK SYSTEMS INC. (31C)
  • SHIP THRU: MONROE TRUCK EQUIPMENT INC. (31N)
  • SHIP-THRU: NATIONAL FLEET SERVICES (31F)
  • SHIP-THRU: PALFLEET TRUCK EQUIPMENT (31P)
  • SHIP-THRU: KNAPHEIDE TRUCK EQUIPMENT (31K)
  • SHIP-THRU: MANNING TRUCK EQUIPMENT (31M)
  • SHIP-THRU: ADRIAN STEEL (31V)
  • SHIP-THRU: GENERAL TRUCK BODY (31U)
  • SHIP-THRU: KNAPHEIDE - IN (31J)
  • BUILT: LOUISVILLE PLANT (D9U)
Ford Escape Base FWD
Warranties
Basic Years - 3
Basic Miles/km - 36,000
Drivetrain Years - 5
Drivetrain Miles/km - 60,000
Corrosion Years - 5
Corrosion Miles/km - Unlimited
Roadside Assistance Years - 5
Roadside Assistance Miles/km - 60,000
Ford Escape Base FWD
Technical Specifications

Summary

  • Vehicle Name - Ford Escape
  • Body Style - Sport Utility

Transmission

  • Drivetrain - Front Wheel Drive
  • Trans Order Code - 448
  • Trans Type - 8
  • Trans Description Cont. - Automatic w/OD
  • Trans Description Cont. Again -
  • First Gear Ratio (:1) - 5.34
  • Second Gear Ratio (:1) - 3.42
  • Third Gear Ratio (:1) - 2.64
  • Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) - 2.04
  • Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) - 1.42
  • Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) - 1.00
  • Reverse Ratio (:1) - 4.29
  • Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) - 3.81
  • Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) - 0.86
  • Eighth Gear Ratio (:1) - 0.69

Vehicle

  • EPA Classification - Small SUV 2WD
  • Model Group - Escape undefined
  • Vehicle Segment - Compact Sport Utility undefined
  • Vehicle Type - Sport Utility undefined

Interior Dimensions

  • Passenger Capacity - 5
  • Passenger Volume - 104 ft³
  • Front Head Room - 40 in
  • Front Leg Room - 42.4 in
  • Front Shoulder Room - 57.6 in
  • Front Hip Room - 55.2 in
  • Second Head Room - 39.3 in
  • Second Leg Room - 40.7 in
  • Second Shoulder Room - 56 in
  • Second Hip Room - 53.3 in

Weight Information

  • Base Curb Weight - 3283 lbs

Mileage

  • Fuel Economy Est-Combined - - TBD - MPG
  • EPA Fuel Economy Est - City - - TBD - MPG
  • EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy - - TBD - MPG
  • Estimated Battery Range -

Trailering

  • Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. - 2000 lbs
  • Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. - 200 lbs
  • Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. - 2000 lbs
  • Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. - 200 lbs
  • Maximum Trailering Capacity - 2000 lbs

Engine

  • Engine Order Code - 99N
  • Engine Type - Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-3
  • Displacement - 1.5 L/91
  • Fuel System - Port/Direct Injection
  • SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM - 180 @ 6000
  • SAE Net Torque @ RPM - 199 @ 3000
  • Engine Displacement Units - 1.5 undefined, 1.5 undefined (99N)
  • Engine Camshaft - DOHC undefined (99N), DOHC undefined
  • Engine Block Type - aluminum undefined, aluminum undefined (99N)
  • Engine Cylinder Count - 3 undefined, 3 undefined (99N)
  • Engine Valve Count - 4 undefined, 4 undefined (99N)

Emissions

  • Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year - - TBD -

Suspension

  • Suspension Type - Front - Strut
  • Suspension Type - Rear - Short And Long Arm
  • Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) - Strut
  • Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) - Short And Long Arm

Tires

  • Front Tire Order Code -
  • Rear Tire Order Code -
  • Spare Tire Order Code -
  • Front Tire Size - P225/65HR17
  • Rear Tire Size - P225/65HR17
  • Spare Tire Size - Compact

Wheels

  • Front Wheel Size - 17 X 7 in
  • Rear Wheel Size - 17 X 7 in
  • Spare Wheel Size - Compact in
  • Front Wheel Material - Steel
  • Rear Wheel Material - Steel
  • Spare Wheel Material - Steel

Steering

  • Steering Type - Rack-Pinion
  • Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb - 38.4 ft

Brakes

  • Brake Type - 4-Wheel Disc
  • Brake ABS System - 4-Wheel
  • Disc - Front (Yes or ) - Yes
  • Disc - Rear (Yes or ) - Yes
  • Drum - Rear (Yes or ) -

Fuel Tank

  • Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx - 14.8 gal

Exterior Dimensions

  • Wheelbase - 106.7 in
  • Length, Overall - 180.5 in
  • Width, Max w/o mirrors - 74.1 in
  • Height, Overall - 66.1 in
  • Track Width, Front - 62.4 in
  • Track Width, Rear - 61.8 in
  • Min Ground Clearance - 7.5 in

Cargo Area Dimensions

  • Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 - 68.5 in
  • Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 - 37.8 in
  • Cargo Area Width @ Beltline - 57.3 in
  • Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings - 41.4 in
  • Cargo Box (Area) Height - 34.8 in
  • Cargo Volume to Seat 1 - 65.4 ft³
  • Cargo Volume to Seat 2 - 37.5 ft³
  • Cargo Volume to Seat 3 - 37.5 ft³