The 2021 Ford Escape - A Solid Choice in a Crowded Segment
Ford's tried and true compact SUV is the Escape, which offers a serene driving demeanor, comfortable cabin, and updated styling. It is the perfect choice for either individuals or families that want to seat five passengers comfortably and still have room for cargo and equipment.
What's New for 2021?
Ford introduced several new features to the 2021 Escape. A plug-in hybrid powertrain is available on the SE and SEL models, and other features were added to different packages. The Co-Pilot 360 Plus package adds adaptive cruise control and traffic-sign recognition, while the Technology package adds a hands-free power liftgate and memory settings for the driver's seat and exterior mirrors.
2021 Ford Escape - Performance Features
There are many powertrains available for the 2021 Ford Escape SUV, but the standard is a 1.5-litre three-cylinder engine that delivers 181 horsepower and pairs with either front- or all-wheel drive. It provides sufficient acceleration and a smooth ride for drivers.
Other powertrains include an upgraded 2.0-litre four-cylinder that delivers 250 horsepower, and two hybrid options. The hybrid and plug-in hybrid powertrains consist of a 2.5-litre four-cylinder engine and two electric motors to deliver 221 horsepower.
2021 Ford Escape - Exterior
Built to make an impression, the Escape SUV offers an individualized style that meshes well with all lifestyles. The rounded hood and wide grille give it an open and inviting look that is also sophisticated.
2021 Ford Escape - Interior
Handsomely styled and spacious, the 2021 Ford Escape is filled with high-quality materials and an expertly laid-out dashboard design highlighted by the touchscreen infotainment system.
The Escape is built with highly textured cloth seat upholstery on lower trim levels, but faux-leather and genuine leather seating surfaces are available with the higher trim levels. There is also plenty of space for passengers and cargo alike, with over 970 litres of space available behind the second row.
2021 Ford Escape - Technology Features
Skipping over the base S model that only features a 4.2-inch radio display, the other models of the 2021 Ford Escape SUV feature an 8.0-inch touchscreen display that runs Ford's Sync 3 infotainment interface and features Apple CarPlay and Android Auto capability.
One unique technology feature is a smartphone app that provides remote access to vehicle information and can remote start all Escape models.
2021 Ford Escape - Safety Features
Safety is at the forefront of every Escape model, ensuring that drivers, passengers, and others benefit from technology that increases driver focus and awareness. Ford has built the 2021 Escape with its standard Ford Co-Pilot360 suite of driver-assist technologies, which includes pre-collision assist with automatic emergency braking, blind spot information system, lane-keeping system, rear view camera, and more.
Test Drive the 2021 Ford Escape in Calgary, AB
Marlborough Ford is a Ford dealer in Calgary, AB, that is ready to get drivers into the fresh and fun 2021 Ford Escape compact SUV. A great choice for individuals and families alike, passengers can escape into comfort and style as they tackle the daily grind or go on a long road trip adventure.