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Selected Style 2WD 4-Door
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Drivetrain

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2WD 4-Door 21 22 $55,032 $58,235
4WD 4-Door 20 20 $57,720 $61,080
FWD 4-Door I4 Manual XLS
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Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
FWD 4-Door I4 Manual XLS 20 28 $19,245 $20,435
FWD 4-Door I4 Automatic XLS 20 28 $20,358 $21,645
FWD 4-Door I4 Automatic XLT 20 28 $21,789 $23,455
FWD 4-Door I4 Automatic Limited 20 28 $23,123 $24,920
FWD 4-Door V6 Automatic XLT 18 26 $22,708 $24,465
FWD 4-Door V6 Automatic Limited 18 26 $24,033 $25,920
FWD 4-Door I4 CVT Hybrid 34 31 $27,422 $29,645
FWD 4-Door I4 CVT Hybrid Limited 34 31 $29,542 $31,975
4WD 4-Door I4 Automatic XLS 19 25 $21,969 $23,395
4WD 4-Door I4 Automatic XLT 19 25 $23,381 $25,205
4WD 4-Door I4 Automatic Limited 19 25 $24,715 $26,670
4WD 4-Door V6 Automatic XLT 17 24 $24,300 $26,215
4WD 4-Door V6 Automatic Limited 17 24 $25,625 $27,670
4WD 4-Door I4 CVT Hybrid 29 27 $29,015 $31,395
4WD 4-Door I4 CVT Hybrid Limited 29 27 $31,135 $33,725
Pricing
Invoice Price
$55,032
$19,245
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$58,235
$20,435
Monthly Payment Estimate
$971 / month
$341 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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TCC's Bottom Line Though it looks decidedly old-school, the Ford Escape is a solid and stylish five-passenger, compact SUV that has been kept up-to-date.
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 21 mpg 20 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 22 mpg 28 mpg
Vehicle
Rear Door Type Liftgate -
EPA Classification - 2WD Sport Utility Vehicles
Interior Dimensions
Second Hip Room (in) 60.6 49.1
Front Shoulder Room (in) 65.3 56.6
Third Leg Room (in) 25.6 -
Second Head Room (in) 39.2 39.2
Third Hip Room (in) 49.1 -
Second Shoulder Room (in) 65.2 55.9
Front Leg Room (in) 41.3 41.6
Third Head Room (in) 37.9 -
Front Hip Room (in) 64.4 53.3
Passenger Capacity 8 5
Third Shoulder Room (in) 61.7 -
Second Leg Room (in) 39.0 35.6
Front Head Room (in) 41.1 40.4
Passenger Volume (ft³) - 99.5
Exterior Dimensions
Wheelbase (in) 116.0 103.1
Ground Clearance, Front (in) 9.0 -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 79.0 71.1
Side Door Opening Width (in) NA -
Overhang, Front (in) - TBD - -
Step Up Height - Side (in) NA -
Rear Door Opening Width (in) - TBD - 43.2
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in) 32.3 -
Length, Overall w/rear bumper (in) 202.0 -
Side Door Opening Height (in) NA -
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) 9.0 -
Height, Overall (in) 76.9 67.9
Step Up Height - Front (in) NA -
Rear Door Opening Height (in) - TBD - 33.3
Overhang, Rear w/bumper (in) - TBD - -
Track Width, Front (in) - 60.7
Min Ground Clearance (in) - 8.4
Length, Overall (in) - 174.7
Liftover Height (in) - 29.4
Track Width, Rear (in) - 60.2
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) 16.9 NA
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Console (in) - TBD - -
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 41.7 37.3
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) 49.4 34.7
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 60.3 29.2
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 4 (in) NA -
Cargo Volume to Seat 4 (ft³) NA -
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) - TBD - 40.7
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) 81.4 66.7
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 108.9 66.3
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) 15.2 NA
Brakes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 13 x 1.2 11.9 x 0.4
Brake Type Pwr Power
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA Yes
Brake ABS System (Second Line) NA -
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes NA
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 13.6 x 0.8 NA
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA 10.0 x 1.65
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) NA -
Aux Fuel Tank Location NA -
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 24.0 16.5
Fuel Tank Location - TBD - -
Steering
Steering Type Pwr Pwr
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock - TBD - -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - 40.1
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center - TBD - -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 39.0 36.7
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall - 17.5
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) - - TBD -
Tires
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare - TBD - -
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) 2134 -
Rear Tire Order Code QST NA
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) - TBD - -
Front Tire Size P285/45HR22 P235/70R16
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear - TBD - -
Spare Tire Size - TBD - Compact
Front Tire Order Code QST NA
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) 2134 -
Spare Tire Order Code - TBD - NA
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front - TBD - -
Rear Tire Size P285/45HR22 P235/70R16
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 930 NA
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 5000 1500
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 6200 NA
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 500 150
Weight Information
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 2565 -
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 7300 -
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) 3400 -
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 2697 -
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 12000 -
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) 4100 -
Base Curb Weight (lbs) - 4320
Wheels
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 22 x - TBD - 16 x 7
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material - TBD - - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 22 x - TBD - 16 x 7
Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD - Compact
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD - 5.3
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 730 550
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) - TBD - 110
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd) NA -
Maximum Alternator Watts - TBD - -
Engine
Engine Oil Cooler NA -
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 332 @ 5100 171 @ 6000
Engine Type Gas/Electric V8 Gas I4
Fuel System SFI SMPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 367 @ 4100 171 @ 4500
Engine Order Code LFA 997
Displacement 6.0L/366 2.5L/152
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 22 28
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 21 20
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 21 24
Transmission
Trans PTO Access NA -
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) NA 0.81
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1) 1.70 3.37
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.70 1.94
Trans Order Code M99 NA
Transfer Case Power Take Off NA -
Trans Power Take Off NA -
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.73 0.95
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD Manual w/OD
Transfer Case Model NA -
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.69 3.5
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low NA NA
Clutch Size (in) NA 8.86
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 1.26
Trans Type 4 5
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) - 4.13
Summary
Vehicle Name GMC Yukon Hybrid Denali Ford Escape
Body Code TB7 -
Body Style 4 Door 4 Door
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 46 - TBD -
Axle Type - Rear Semi-floating -
Suspension Type - Front Coil springs MacPherson Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 36 - TBD -
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) 4200 -
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) 3250 -
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.42 -
Axle Type - Front Independent -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 46 - TBD -
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) 3400 -
Suspension Type - Rear Coil springs Multi-link
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 28 - TBD -
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front NA -
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) 4100 -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) - NA
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) - NA
Frame
Frame Type Ladder -
Doors
Side Door Type NA -
Emissions
EPA Greenhouse Gas Score 5 6
 
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