"Ford Escape" - compact crossover


Ford "Escape" - a restyled AmericanThe car, which was in 2012 presented at the international exhibition of off-road vehicles, held in Los Angeles. The updated crossover model has a monolithic style, which has a positive effect on its dynamic characteristics, and combines certain features of an SUV with fairly compact dimensions.

"Ford-Escape "2013 release: a series of updates

Features of the new "Ford-Escape":

1) a volumetric luggage carrier;

2) fuel economy;

3) all-wheel drive system;

Ford Escape

4) new exterior design;

5) modernized interior decoration;

6) introduction of new technologies.

"Ford-Escape ": technical specifications

Exterior design

New model "Escape" created on the platform of FordC1. The total weight of the car is 1986 kg. The length is 4524 mm, the height is 1684, the width is 1839 mm, the length of the wheelbase is 2690 mm and the clearance is 210 mm. The fuel tank is designed for 61 liters, it is recommended to fill with 92-m fuel. The maximum speed of the car is 160 km / h. The number of doors and seats is 5. The new generation of Ford-Escape is more sporty and attractive. The headlights were slightly modified, the front steel already. Wings are more prominent.

Interior interior

Ford Escape 2013

Interior salon has also undergone somechanges. The main feature of "Escape" is the availability of hands-free technology, that is, if the key ring is in your pocket, you just need to put your foot on the rear bumper and the door will automatically open. The same actions close it. Seating of seats at the wheel became more elevated with a circular view. Seats are adjustable in four directions: back, forward, down, up. Updated instrument panel, armrest doors. The luggage compartment is now 970 liters, if the rear seats are folded, then it is increased to 1930 liters.

Technological changes

"Ford-Escape" is equipped with an intelligent system4WD. This software analyzes information collected from 25 sensors. This includes wheel speed, pedal position and steering angle, which help the driver to assess road conditions and provide protection from unwanted situations. The car has an automatic transmission and is optionally equipped with several types of engine. The 1.6-liter EcoBoost turbo engine has a power output of 178 horsepower. According to the dealer, "Ford-Escape" in urban mode will use fuel at the rate of 10 liters per 100 km / h, and on the highway - 7 liters. For motorists who prefer a good dynamics of the car and the return on the engine, a 2.0-liter EcoBoost turbo engine will be introduced. Its power is 237 horsepower. The 2.5-liter Duratec engine will also be available to buyers. Power: 168 horsepower.

Ford Escape technical specifications

All types of engines meet the requirements of protectionenvironment. The updated model "Escape" is 10% more aerodynamic than its predecessors. The all-wheel-drive system provides excellent controllability of the car on the crossed terrain under adverse weather influences. In the new car new technological achievements are noticeable. As described above, the trunk doors open automatically, there is an Active Park Assist parking system, a touchscreen with the option of My Ford Touch. Control over the "dead" zones is carried out by the information system BLIS. Maneuvering on the roads and in the car park has become safer.

The new "Ford-Escape" is sold only in the US, forsales in Europe dealers have presented the cloned model of the car - "Ford-Kuga". This model has the same characteristics, you can buy it from Ford dealers.

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