Ford has always maintained a quality of its own. They are specialist in making budget cars which most people can afford. This time they have come up with a face lifted car which is none other than 2016 Ford Escape. This particular car of Ford is very popular and meets maximum demands of customers within an affordable range. Escape is such a car of this maker which was always a bit ahead of the time it belonged. This is because it is being powered by plug-in and hybrid technologies.
2016 Ford Escape Exterior and Interior
Unfortunately this model had to be discontinued for a couple of months when it went backdated. But do not worry as 2016 Ford Escape will arrive with fresh new features which will drive you crazy. This crossover will have sleek and designer headlights now with very sleek grille section. There is another grille section which is in the center of front damper. Ground clearance has been increased to some extent to ensure more safety to car chassis.
Escape has got tapering tail lights as well. These lights are all made up of LED which runs for a long period of time with least maintenance. Interior space has been increased with changing dimension of this car. This has been possible with the wonderful work of engineers of Ford who have just rearranged interior modules to increase space.
Top versions will get leather seat covers while the base version will have cloth cover. Dash board will be the same in all probability with few additional color variants and graphics. This car will have a hybrid version and it will have Eco Guide and smart gauge which are patent things of Ford.
2016 Ford Escape Engine Specs
As far as engine specification is concerned, 2016 Ford Escape has got a 2.5 liter engine of four cylinders as the base version. This time the engine has been made more fuel efficient than before. Fuel consumption is an important aspect while buying a car. Each and every day fuel price hike is taking place at an alarming rate. Most companies are shifting to diesel, gasoline or even electric motors presently to lower down the burden of fuel expenses of their customers. The base engine will be added up with an electric motor of 100 HP which will help to give a total power output of around 200 HP.
2016 Ford Escape will have a fuel economy of about 25 mpg combined. Hybrid models can have fuel economy of up to 34 mpg.
2016 Ford Escape will be having changes in appearance mainly with few minor changes in engine specifications. Major changes are observed in front part of this car in the grille part and the headlights. Tail portion has got a change too which include chrome garnish in tail light part. Interior design wise this new Escape will have things similar to its last version.
2016 Ford Escape Price and Release Date
Price of this new Escape will be around $30000 and might reach up to $35000 for higher versions. With higher price, there will be increase in features provided. Is expected in mid this year to appear on the market.