2017 Ford Escape Release Date, Engine Expectations

The upcoming 2017 Ford Escape will help this company to penetrate the modern market through coming and modern updated features. These features include a refreshed look which is facilitated by modern exterior features. The interior is also anticipated to be characterized by comfortable and state of the art features. Furthermore, the engine of this vehicle is also anticipated to be updated with a better powertrain and improved fuel economy which is one of the most important features on any modern car.

2017 Ford Escape front

2017 Ford Escape – Design Specifications:

One of the most noticeable exterior features on this 2017 Ford Escape is a new six-sided grille which is borrowed from the updated Edge and current Fusion sedan. On this grille, there are two horizontal bars that are used to hold the blue oval. On the edge of this grille, there are updated HID headlights with LED daytime running lights which are designed to provide the vehicle with a sleeker look. The lower front area has two openings which allow air to get into the engine. Furthermore, it also comes with modern fog lights which are meant to improve visibility while driving at night or in foggy places. The sides of this new compact SUV remains almost the same as the previous model with the more visible belt line running under the windows and going up towards the D-pillar. There is also an accent line that runs through the door handles making this crossover look wider. The back area comes with new tail lights and center mounted reverse lights. It also maintains the license plate surround and comes with dual exhaust tips and two-inch hitch receiver. The Escape for 2017 also gets modern spoilers on the roof and rain sensing wipers on the windscreen which can sense any wetness. The wheels have alloy covering which makes it look sportier. The suspensions have also been made stronger to enable this modern vehicle to be able to tackle different types of terrains.

The interior of 2017 Ford Escape is expected to be heavily revised where there will be two rows of seats which can hold five occupants including the driver comfortably. These seats are well spaced and between the seats on every row, there are two cup holders. The seats are covered with fine leather and every seat has a seat belt and an airbag to enhance safety. On the interior, there is also a modern climate regulating unit that regulates temperature. The 2017 Ford Escape uses keyless starting system and the windows open automatically. Entertainment is provided through an updated infotainment system which comes with a number of connection options including USB ports and wireless Bluetooth which makes it possible to connect a number of gadgets such as a smart phone or a flash disk. The dashboard is improved with the features being refreshed to make it more interactive and friendly.

2017 Ford Escape Interior

2017 Ford Escape – Engine Expectations and Performance:

This new 2017 Ford Escape is anticipated to be powered by a 2.5 liter EcoBoost unit. This engine has the ability to produce an optimum power of 178 HP and 245-hp turbo. The unit also comes with a six-speed automated transmission that works with two-wheel drive. The engine also gets a better fuel efficiency and improved acceleration to enhance driving dynamics.

2017 Ford Escape side view

2017 Ford Escape – Release Date and How Much will Cost:

This new 2017 Ford Escape is expected to be available for sale sometimes in the middle of 2016 and its starting price will be about $ 29,000.

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