Canada’s best selling compact SUV has a strong presence also in Europe as “Kuga”
The instrument panel is Focus-derived with gauges very easy to read. The elegant design comes into play in many parts of the interior as well.
The sensor under the rear bumper opens the liftgate if your hands are busy to do so.
The intelligent 4WD distributes the torque between front and rear wheels electronically depending on surface. In normal conditions, the Escape has front-wheel drive.
The interior is far from being boring. We live in a design age.
The two-liter Ecoboost engine generates 231 HP (regular gas) or 240 HP (premium gas) and 270 lb-ft of torque. The towing capacity can be increased from 907 to 1587 kg with special equipment.
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Article: Varol McKars
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Test vehicle was provided by Ford Canada via BHG Media
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