Test-Drive the 2017 Ford Escape near South Bend, IN


The new 2017 Ford Escape has all the features you'd want in a brand-new SUV. Boasting a variety of trims and engine options, the newest Escape was designed to fit every driver's needs, whether you're looking for a weekend warrior or a commuting ally. Head down to our Ford dealership in Niles, MI, and ask one of our knowledgeable staff members about the 2017 Ford Escape. Then, take one for a test-drive today!

Power and Performance

The 2017 Ford Escape offers plenty of power for drivers who want to cruise down open roads and push past traffic. With three engine options, the 2017 Ford Escape allows you to hand-pick the qualities you want most. Whether you're someone who will be towing along a boat for the summer months or you're looking for a more fuel-efficient engine, Ford has the powertrain for you. Here are the three available engine options for the 2017 Ford Escape:

- 2.5-liter engine that generates 168 horsepower and 170 pound-feet of torque

- 1.5-liter EcoBoost® engine with auto stop-start that produces 179 horsepower and 177 pound-feet of torque

- 2.0-liter Twin-Scroll EcoBoost® engine with auto stop-start that outputs 245 horsepower and 275 pound-feet of torque while offering up to 29 highway mpg

Comfort and Technology

The 2017 Ford Escape will allow drivers and passengers alike to ride in comfort. From spacious seating to top-of-the-line technology, all who take a seat in the Escape will be completely satisfied. Using Ford's SYNC® technology, you can enjoy all of your music via Bluetooth® connection, letting you stay entertained on every drive. Here are some of the standard and available features available in the new Escape:

- 60/40 split-folding seat

- Up to 68 cubic feet of cargo room with space for four passengers

- Heated steering wheel

- Leather-wrapped steering wheel and shift knob

- SYNC® 3 infotainment system with voice recognition, a touchscreen and pinch-to-zoom technology

Safety and Security

The 2017 Escape doesn't just give you a technological edge when it comes to entertainment. Ford puts a high priority on providing drivers with plenty of safety technology to make every ride safer, no matter how many people are driving with you. With a wide variety of standard and available safety features, the 2017 Escape offers everything you could want from an SUV. Check out some of the standard and optional features below:

- Lane-Keeping System

- Enhanced Active Park Assist

- Adaptive cruise control and collision warning with brake support

- Curve control that senses your speed and adjusts traction

- Torque vectoring control

- Blind spot information system (BLIS®) with cross-traffic alert

Come down to our Ford dealership in Niles, MI, and see the new 2017 Ford Escape in person. If you have any questions about the Escape, feel free to ask our staff, and be sure to test-drive a new 2017 Escape while you're there!