Be More Productive in the new Ford Escape at Dutro Ford Lincoln in Zanesville, OH

The new Ford Escape garners attention from auto enthusiasts of all demographics. This compact SUV offers a decent amount of cargo space, is aesthetically pleasing, and delivers fuel efficiency. The new Escape takes practicality to a new level thanks to its useable amenities. We carry various trim levels here at Dutro Ford Lincoln in Zanesville, OH. This includes the Base, Active, ST-Line, ST-Line Select, ST-Line Elite, Platinum, and Plug-in Hybrid.

What's New for the Ford Escape?

The Escape was recently completely redesigned. It is loaded with more tech and convenience features than ever before. As a result, the only significant change for this model year was the addition of a few more paint options. You can now select Iced Blue, Flight Blue, or Atlas Blue for your Escape to show off in Zanesville, OH.

Performance

The new Escape will adapt to your environment thanks to having selectable drive modes. This includes eco, sport, and slippery modes. Of course, front- and all-wheel drive systems are available. Auto Start/Stop technology helps with improving fuel efficiency. Several powertrains are built to cater to a wider audience. This includes a 1.5-liter turbocharged engine that delivers 181 horsepower. The hybrid variant is equipped with an electric motor and a four-cylinder engine. This powertrain of the 2.5-liter engine produces a total of 210 horsepower. There's also an upgraded version of the 2.0-liter engine. This turbocharged engine produces 250 horsepower. Instant acceleration propels the SUV when you step on the pedal. Maneuverability is great thanks to the vehicle's small size and precise steering.

Technology and Features

The Ford Escape has advanced innovation seamlessly integrated for a better response. Located in the center dash is either an 8.0-inch touchscreen or a 12.3-inch touchscreen. Multiple applications, controls, and settings are found here. This SUV also has USB ports for connecting external devices. Six-speaker audio and Bang/Olufsen audio systems are available per trim level. In addition, the driver display is illuminating while displaying gauges that are easy to reach. Wi-Fi hotspot is also part of the package via 4G LTE speed. Several other features are built in for your enjoyment, including:

  • In-dash navigation
  • Apple CarPlay
  • Android Auto

Safety

The 2023 Ford Escape hosts several safety features, from airbags to tire pressure monitoring. Its ultrasonic sensors effectively sweep over the highway to spot danger. Some preventive safety features are Lane Keeping Assist, Cross Traffic Alert, and Evasive Steering Assist. There's also a 360-degree camera system.

Interior/Exterior

The new Ford Escape has a spacious interior for front and rear seat passengers. A total of five people can sit in the cabin while enjoying the comfort of textured cloth. Faux leather is also available for some of the models. The split-fold rear seats open up for more cargo space, and the second row has a slide function for ease of use. There's a total of 65.4 cubic feet of cargo volume. The new Ford Escape's interior is ideal for daily driving as it offers cup holders, and its controls are reachable. The SUV's front seats are powered, and all-weather functions are built in. Its rotary gear shifter is also placed near the center console for easy access. This SUV is also available with a panoramic moonroof, but it's contingent upon your trim selection.

The SUV's outer appearance is well-designed with striking proportions, from asymmetrical windows to soft lines that flow around the body. The wheel arches are pronounced with strong lines, and the door panels are softly contoured to enhance the aerodynamics. An entirely new front end is displayed while sporting a wider grille. New wheel designs also give the vehicle a more pleasing appearance from a side view. This includes 18- and 19-inch wheel sizes. The vehicle's LEDs are carved into the frame with masterful precision. Body-colored accents are also displayed for the exterior.

Trim Levels

  • S: Wi-Fi hotspot, 4.2-inch central display, six-speaker sound system, blind-spot monitoring, forward-collision mitigation
  • SE: Alloy wheels, chrome exterior trim, Android Auto, Apple CarPlay, satellite radio, keyless entry, 8-inch touchscreen
  • SEL: Heated front seats, heated side mirrors, heated steering wheel, power liftgate, power-adjustable driver's seat
  • Titanium: Roof rails, auto-dimming rearview mirror, front parking sensors, digital instrument panel, driver's seat memory settings.

Test Drive the Ford Escape at Dutro Ford Lincoln Today!

Now that you know so much about the Ford Escape, the next logical step is to take one for a test drive around Athens, OH. The team at Dutro Ford Lincoln can make that happen for you. We welcome you to stop by to chat about this SUV in person. Or feel free to reach out to us by phone or online. The goal is to get you the new Ford Escape you need.

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