Do you live around Lewistown, State College, Bellefonte, or Port Matilda? Are you interested in the 2017 Ford Escape? If so, do you know the differences between the various available Ford Escape trim levels?
Our team at The Lake Dealerships wrote this guide to help our customers understand the nuances of this awesome lineup of SUVs. Don’t hesitate to reach out to us with any questions.
2017 Ford Escape S
Let’s start with a look at the base model, the Ford Escape S. Although it’s the starting point, it’s anything but basic. This is an exciting SUV with some out-of-this-world capabilities. Are you ready for it?
Power and handling: 2.5L iVCT engine, 6-speed automatic transmission with SelectShift® capability, curve control, front-wheel drive, traction control, Electric Power-Assisted Steering, and much more.
Interior features: Cloth front bucket seats, 6-way manual driver’s seat, 60/40 split fold flat rear seat backs, AM/FM radio and CD/MP3 player with six speakers, SYNC® enhanced voice recognition, and many more.
Exterior features: Non-configurable Daytime Running Lights, LED tail lights, manual liftgate, etc.
Safety systems: Mini spare tire, Personal Safety System™, driver’s knee airbag, side-impact airbags, etc.
2017 Ford Escape SE
The Ford Escape SE trim picks up where the Ford Escape S left off. It builds upon what’s already there, retaining many of the key features and systems that drivers already love. Introducing the next level.
Power and handling: Standard 1.5L EcoBoost® engine with Auto Start-Stop technology, available 2.0L twin-scroll EcoBoost® engine (also with Auto Start-Stop technology), and much more.
Interior features: Available partial leather-trimmed sport seat, 10-way power driver’s seat, optional 10-way power passenger’s seat, dual-zone electronic automatic temperature control, and even more.
Exterior features: Optional LED signature lighting, fog lamps, dual chrome exhaust tips, etc.
Safety systems: Belt-Minder® system, Brake Assist, head restraints, height-adjustable retractable safety belts.
2017 Ford Escape Titanium
After the Ford Escape SE, you’ve got the Ford Escape Titanium. This is the best of the best, the cream of the crop, the top dog. To put things in the language of the arts: The Titanium is Ford’s magnum opus.
Power and handling: The same engine options as the Ford Escape SE trim, plus available Adaptive Cruise Control and Collision Warning with Brake Support, an available Intelligent 4WD System, and much more.
Interior features: Standard leather-trimmed front bucket seats, 10-speaker audio system from Sony®, SiriusXM® Satellite Radio capabilities, voice-activated touchscreen navigation system, and even more.
Exterior features: Black roof rack slide rails (optional), roof rack crossbars (optional), privacy glass, etc.
Safety systems: SOS Post-Crash Alert System™, Tire Pressure Monitoring System, LATCH (Lower Anchors and Tethers for Children) system, etc.
Schedule a Test Drive Today at The Lake Dealerships
We encourage you to check out our inventory of new Ford vehicles at The Lake Dealerships to see which Ford Escape trim levels we currently have in stock. If you find one you like, you can test drive it.
Contact us today to schedule your exclusive test drive. Just call us or stop by our showroom right away!