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Bettendorf Area - 2019 Ford Escape for Sale

Vehicle Overview

Though the 2019 Ford Escape isn't the newest entry into the small sport utility vehicle market, it's still a compelling option. With several powertrain choices, brisk handling, and a roomy interior, the Escape is one of the segment's most well-rounded choices. It's available in four different trims: the S, the SE, the SEL, and the Titanium. All models can seat up to five passengers, and all come with four-cylinder engines and automatic transmissions. FWD is standard, and AWD is available. There are no major changes for this model year, which is for sale near Bettendorf at Brad Deery Motors.

Bettendorf IA - 2019 Ford Escape Overview

Exterior - 2019 Ford Escape

The exterior of the 2019 Ford Escape looks modern and sleek. There are a surprising number of sporty accents, including sharp body lines, a hexagonal grille, and available 19" wheels. It's not as rough-and-tumble as some of its competitors, but its black body cladding gives it a rugged look. Base models come with manual folding side mirrors, LED taillights, daytime running lights, and 17" wheels. A panoramic sunroof, black roof rails, HID headlights, 18" wheels, and a power lift gate are optional.

Bettendorf IA - 2019 Ford Escape Exterior

Interior - 2019 Ford Escape near Bettendorf

With its roomy passenger area and upscale accents, the interior of the 2019 Ford Escape is one of the segment's most noteworthy. There are high-quality materials throughout, and higher trims are downright luxurious. The instrument cluster's recessed gauges and the center stack's horizontal vents add a sporty look. Though it doesn't have as much rear leg- or headroom as some of its competitors, passengers will still find the Escape very comfortable.

The 2019 Ford Escape near Bettendorf has 34 cu. ft. of cargo area with the seats upright, and 67.8 cu. ft. with them folded down. Power windows, manual AC, cloth seating, a six-way adjustable driver's seat and manual tilt/telescoping steering are standard features. Leather seating, heated and power adjustable front seats, ambient lights, dual zone climate control, an auto dimming rearview mirror, and a leather-trimmed steering wheel are optional.

The 2019 Escape's wheelbase is 105.9 inches, and the vehicle's length is 178.1". Its expressive interior style looks great, but it comes at the slight expense of passenger room. The Escape's sculpted dash goes deep into the cabin, tapering the foot wells and cutting into passenger knee room. Though the front seats may be too firm for some passengers' liking, they're supportive over long distances.

Bettendorf IA - 2019 Ford Escape Interior
Technology - 2019 Ford Escape specs near Bettendorf IA

The 2019 Escape has a long list of tech features. You'll find a 4.2" infotainment screen, a USB input, keyless entry, and a six-speaker stereo system. Options include the Sync 3 infotainment system with an eight-inch touchscreen, Android Auto and Apple CarPlay smartphone integration, WiFi hotspot, satellite radio, navigation, remote start, a 110V outlet, and much more.

Bettendorf IA - 2019 Ford Escape Technology

Driving Impressions - 2019 Ford Escape near Bettendorf

The 2019 Escape for sale near Bettendorf feels quite smooth over bumpy roads. The driver's elevated position brings a confident, controlled feel as well as great outward vision. Though the seats may feel narrow to some, they're still comfortable and supportive. The cabin is surprisingly quiet at cruising speeds, while the interior's quality materials make the entire vehicle feel more upscale. See it for yourself at Brad Deery Motors.

Bettendorf IA - 2019 Ford Escape Interior
Powertrain & Performance - 2019 Ford Escape specs near Bettendorf IA

The 2019 Escape can be bought with your choice of three four-cylinder powerplants. The base model comes with a 2.5L four-cylinder that offers 168hp and 170lb. ft. of torque; front-wheel drive is the only option. There are two turbo engines available as well. First, there's a turbo 1.5L four-cylinder with 179hp and 177 lb. ft. of torque. Second, a bigger 2.0L turbo engine makes 245hp and 275 lb. ft. of torque. Though both turbo engines come with standard FWD, AWD is optional. All engine choices come with a six-speed auto transmission. The model with the turbo 1.5L is the most economical offering, as it gets 23mpg in the city and 30 on the highway.

The 2019 Escape for sale near Bettendorf needs little electronic intervention to handle as smoothly as it does. It has a grippy, firm feel that's rarely found in SUVs costing three times as much. Other crossovers have sluggish steering and mushy road feel, but the Escape's brakes and steering are quite responsive. It may be billed as a crossover, but it feels and handles like a hatchback.

Safety - 2019 Ford Escape dealer

The 2019 Ford Escape near Bettendorf did quite well in NHTSA and IIHS crash testing, and passengers are protected with a range of safety features. Most of that gear is optional, though. Ford offers a great deal of safety tech, but features such as adaptive cruise control, forward collision warning, rear cross traffic alert, blind spot warning, and lane keep assist are optional even on higher trims.

Test Drive the 2019 Ford Escape near Bettendorf IA

If you're looking for a practical crossover with an upscale feel, the 2019 Ford Escape near Bettendorf is tough to beat. Not only does it have ample passenger room and cargo area, but it also has a long list of safety and driver assistance options. View our entire inventory online, call us for more details, or stop by Brad Deery Motors to test drive the new Escape.

 

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