Ford Reveals the Sporty and Efficient 2023 Escape

Kirill November 11 2022

The 2023 Ford Escape was redesigned with sleek aesthetics and modern efficiency in mind. The exterior and interior received a makeover, plus there are new advanced safety features and technology to play with. You can choose from an EcoBoost, hybrid or plug-in hybrid powertrain option, all of which have an EPA-estimated range of at least 400 miles per tank.

 

The Escape models available are the Base, ST-Line, Active, Platinum and Plug-in Hybrid. The Base and Active have a 1.5-liter EcoBoost engine option with front or all-wheel drive compatibility. The Platinum model has a 2.0 liter EcoBoost engine possible with all wheel drive as well as  a hybrid powertrain option that is compatible with both front and all wheel drive vehicles.

 

Three models of the new sporty ST-Line will be offered and it has a more athletic look than earlier versions, with a series-specific black mesh grille, unique rear skid plate and large single-wing rear spoiler. All exterior surfaces are monochromatically painted on this model and the LED light bar stretches from one headlight to the other on the Elite model.

 

The ST-Line has a 1.5-liter EcoBoost engine that produces 180 horsepower, and it is available with front-wheel drive or all-wheel drive. The ST-Line Select and ST-Line Elite models both offer an available 2.0-liter EcoBoost engine that produces 250 horsepower, and they come standard with all wheel drive. Both of these models also have a hybrid option available

 

The ST-Line comes standard with 18-inch Rock Metallic painted aluminum wheels, but optional 19-inch Machine-Faced Ebony Painted aluminum wheels that are instead standard on the ST-Line Elite model.

TheST - Line has a dark Ebony interior WITH red highlights stitchingon the door panels, seat trim, center armrest, floor mats and steering wheel to give it a calming feeling. The flat=bottom steering wheel also come as default.