The 2017 Ford Escape remains one of the top compact crossover SUVs to drive. Defined by an athletic personality, updates for this model year give it new EcoBoost engines, more tech features, and revamped styling. Better still, a host of upgrades create a more convenient and efficient driving experience.
Handy in Every Way
The 2017 Ford Escape makes reaching your destination an effortless task from all aspects. For instance, you can get it with an optional hands-free liftback that makes loading and unloading easier thanks to its kick-under open/close feature. Ferry large and small cargo with up to 68 cubic feet of storage when you fold the rear seatbacks flat. Advanced features that make driving even more efficient include Active Park Assist and Adaptive Cruise Control. In addition, enhanced voice recognition and a crisp capacitive touch screen let you control convenience functions such as vehicle location and remote locking/unlocking with the help of the Ford Pass app.
A Transformed Cabin
Furthermore, everything you’ll touch or see inside the 2017 Ford Escape is virtually new, whether that’s in material or design. There’s more soft-touch surfaces, and some variants are offered with a heated and leather-wrapped steering wheel. You also get better stow cubbies and cupholders. There’s a more comfortable armrest and incredible ventilation to make the journey more comfortable. Thoughtful changes to the layout and design result to new electronic switches and USB ports with double the charging speed.
Fun on the Go
On the infotainment side, the 2017 Ford Escape comes fully loaded. It’s one of the first vehicles from Ford to offer the state-of-the-art Sync 3 telematics package that now includes Android Auto and Apple CarPlay for your gadgets.
These are just some of what makes the 2017 Ford Escape a stellar addition to any garage. Drop by Louisville area Ford dealers to see more of what makes it great.