2018 Ford Escape Redesigned and Changes

We have great news, we`ve seen at the LA Auto Show that new generation of Escape will be produced for 2018 Ford`s lineup with two totally new engine options to be powered with. When we take a look on that 2018 Ford Escape we can see that it doesn`t fell that much different but it is more than obvious to see that Ford took some exterior details from the Edge and placed it on new Escape like new trapezoidal shape grille. Let`s see exactly what we can expect from new Escape.

2018 Ford Escape front

2018 Ford Escape Exterior and Interior

As we`ve mentioned, new grille will be placed on new Escape which will suit him perfectly. Next to the grille we can see newly designed and updated HID headlights which now receives newly added LED daytime running lights for better visibility. On the front part of 2018 Ford Escape we can see that even the bumper is slightly changed so it looks like Ford really took a lot of care with this new generation of popular SUV. At the back, taillights are also redesigned and updated with slightly redesigned exhaustion pipes under taillights. Also, new Escape will be offered with 3 new exterior color options.

Interior is where the changes were happened. Instrument board is completely redesigned and changed with some stuffs similar to the previous generation and the central display is now color screen that is larger. Seats are extra comfortable and cargo space is quite enough and with the folded second row of seats it can be increased. When we talk about the cargo space we must tell you that the cargo area can easily be opened with the foot-operated, hands-free power lift gate. One more thing that is important about the interior is that infotainment system of 2018 Ford Escape will be connected to new SYNC 3 system.

2018 Ford Escape side

2018 Ford Escape Engine

As we`ve mentioned, two new engines will be under the hood of new 2018 Ford Escape. First one will be 1.5-liter 4-cylinder engine that will be able to generate more than 180 horse power and torque of 185 lb/ft. Second engine option that will be available in some higher trim levels will be 2.0-liter EcoBoost twin-scroll turbocharged which will give him power of 245 horses and torque amount of 275 lb/ft. Basic version of new 2018 Ford Escape will still have the same engine to be powered with, that`ll be 2.5-liter i-VCT 4-cylinder with 168 horse power and 170 lb/ft of torque. All of these engine options will be connected to the 6-speed automatic transmission system. Of course, it will be available in both FWD and AWD modes.

2018 Ford Escape interior

2018 Ford Escape Release date and Price

Starting price for 2018 Ford Escape will depend on what trim level will you choose. If you choose S trim level it will be $23.960; SE will cost $25.860 and Titanium trim level of 2018 Ford Escape will cost $30.245. Release date will be at the end of 2017.

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