Future crossover vehicles are about to get another valuable new addition in the form of 2017 Ford Escape. In addition to minor improvements in engine performance and fuel economy, the most significant changes will come in the form of cosmetic modifications to the car’s exteriors and interior. Proving its mettle in the automotive industry for the last 15 years, Escape is a model that Ford believes will sell regardless of their advertising policies. This reliable family vehicle will once again blaze the trail for its competitors and lead as an example of excellence in modern engineering.
2017 Ford Escape Exterior and Interior Redesign
The exterior of 2017 Ford Escape will have an extremely attractive body shape that is sure to grab attention from every car enthusiast. On its front, it will have LED lights, a larger grille and restyled air intakes. Along with an overall aerodynamic shape, the car’s rear portion is characterised by quality LED lights and fog lights. Lines along its body can be clearly distinguished, and it lends some much needed detailing to its exterior visuals. It is also rumoured that this car will ride on larger sized alloy wheels that look fantastic when it is in motion.
The car’s interior, however, is a different ball game. Its cabin space will increase, and along with it, comes comfortable seating arrangements as well as more head and legroom for passengers. This car of the future will be decorated with high quality materials with leather seats being the prime focus. It is still unclear whether we’ll have addition space for cargo, but we expect to know about that soon enough.
Technology equipments inside of this vehicle are expected to be of the highest quality and come with a multitude of safety and infotainment features. We expect the 2017 Ford Escape to have a top-notch audio system that plays AM/FM radio, MP3 and other popular formats. Connectivity features such as Bluetooth and Wi-Fi are also expected to get featured. Safety tools are of the highest order and include antilock brake system, traction control, rear view camera and blind parking sensors to name just a few.
2017 Ford Escape Engine Specs
This car will come with three different types of engine options. There will be one standard and two EcoBoost variants to choose from. All these engines and their power outputs are as follows:
5 litre engine producing horsepower of 168 and 175 lb-ft of torque
6 litre EcoBoost engine producing horsepower of 180 hp and 195 lb-ft of torque
0 litre EcoBoost engine delivering the horsepower of 240 and torque of 270 lb-ft
These engines are likely to be combined with a 6-speed automatic transmission system and will produce excellent performance stats in every step.
2017 Ford Escape Release Date and Price
The 2017 Ford Escape is expected to create waves in the US. market in the early period of 2017 and is expected to start with a price tag of $24,000 for the base model and go significantly higher up with upper end trim variants. Keep an eye out for more information in the coming months.