Escape by name, escape by nature. Fords 2019 Escape SUV is hitting the market like a whirlwind. In a design where sporty meets sophisticated the new Escape is equipped with all you need to get away from the office and explore the open road.
Whether it’s kids, dogs or luggage the 2019 Escape has the room to carry what you need to your next adventure. The escape comes in 9 models and 2 engine variants making this small SUV flexible enough for every buyer. It’s sleek, sporty design is perfect for city driving and with the reviews pointing to the fact that most escape buyers are not the off road type, that makes it perfect for car parks, school drop offs and weekend adventure.
As far as power goes, the new Escape holds it own against the likes of the Volkswagen Tiguan 162Tsi and Holden Equinox thanks to its 2.0Ltr turbo pushing out 178kW and 354 Nm. Combined with a 6 speed gearbox it places that power to the road though all 4 wheels.
Being a city dweller and needing an SUV, you’ll thank yourself that the Escape is smaller than its rivals and easily edges into those tight city parking spaces. The fact that it has reverse assist with hands free technology means you no longer have to be the king or queen of parking to get it right the first time, just let the car do it for you.
So what’s new in 2019? Well, we now have sync 3 infotainment and keyless entry with push button ignition standard across the SE trims (this one was optional). They have also redefined the lines of the car making it bolder without compromising on space and versatility.