The 2017 Ford Escape is the name of the new model of Ford. He will go through a phase of redesign and substantial innovations. We expect it will be based on the same platform, as well as his fellow Ford Focus. Much of it is under wraps, so we can unveil much less than usual. We will present you some important innovations introduced by the new SUV of company Ford.
2017 Ford Escape: Interior and Exterior
Most changes when we talk about the exterior, can be notice on the front. Headlights and taillights will be restyled. It will use the LED technology. This technology allows them a better brightness with lower power consumption. Below the headlights will be located fog lights and the new model will have the HID lights. Their appearance will be redesigned so that it will now have sharp, angular look. In addition, the 2017 Ford Escape will have a big grille with horizontal bars. The bumper comes with a large center cut-out along with two small hollows.
Redesigning the new model will make it quite similar to other models. In the most, he will remind on its new Ford Explorer and Edge, but also on the 2015 Ford Focus. SUV will have lowmounted air deflectors for the front wheels and front parking sensors. Seen from the back, you’ll notice two exhaust pipes, new lights on the tail and 2-inch trailer hitch receiver.
As for the interior, a very little is known. Ford’s officials did not present any concrete facts. There is speculation that it will not change significantly compared to its predecessor. Transmission will be moved between seat for easier handling control panel. It will be located next to the steering wheel and it will have HVAC and radio. The screen on the console, which displays infotainment system, is expected to be larger. The new SUV is going to have a new center stack region.
2017 Ford Escape: Engine and Performance
Taking into account that the current model line Escape has a satisfactory engine performance, do not expect to be under the hood of the new model appears some important changes. At the 2017 Ford Escape (base model) is expected to be built 2.5 liter 4 cylinder engine. It will generate power of 168 horsepower. One of the optional engine could be a turbocharged 1.6 liter 4 cylinder engine. The most powerful model Ford Escape lines will have a turbocharged 2.0 liter 4 cylinder engine. It will create energy of 240 horsepower. The drive for the new SUV will be either front wheel drive or all wheel drive. Whichever engine is chosen, it will be matched on automatic 6 speed transmission. In the future, it isspeculating that it will be released in a model with nine or ten speed transmission system.
2017 Ford Escape: Release Date,Price,Competitors
Price of the new 2017 Ford Escape will move between 22 960 and 23 855 dollars. We expect that the new model comes out in showrooms in late 2016. When it came out it will have a rather strong competition in the market of SUVs. The main rivals will be Chevrolet Equinox, Jeep, Honda CR-V, Mazda CX-5 and Toyota RAV4.