Ford Escape Engine, Performance & Efficiency Features | Ford New Zealand

PERFORMANCE

Best of both worlds

Ford's first plug-in hybrid SUV, the Escape is available from late 2021. It offers guilt-free performance that makes going electric easier than ever before.

PERFORMANCE

Best of both worlds

Ford's first plug-in hybrid SUV, the Escape is available from late 2021. It offers guilt-free performance that makes going electric easier than ever before.

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Eco-friendly performance

Efficient and capable, the 2.0L EcoBoost Petrol engine provides up to 183 kW of power and 387 Nm of torque. 
The new Escape offers the ideal balance of power, performance and low emissions.

Eco-friendly performance

Efficient and capable, the 2.0L EcoBoost Petrol engine provides up to 183 kW of power and 387 Nm of torque. The new Escape offers the ideal balance of power, performance and low emissions.

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5 selectable drive modes

The Ford Escape comes with five selectable drive modes
to suit varying conditions – normal, eco, sport, slippery
deep snow/sand and trail. Plus, it’s available in both FWD and
AWD drive train options.

5 selectable drive modes

The Ford Escape comes with five selectable
drive modes to suit varying conditions –
normal, eco, sport, slippery deep snow/sand
and trail. Plus, it’s available in both FWD and AWD drive train options.

Red Ford Escape driving uphill on road using hill start assist

FWD or AWD?

The FWD (Front Wheel Drive)  system sends power and weight
directly to the front wheels, helping to retain traction on slippery roads.
The AWD (All-Wheel Drive) system intelligently determines how much grip,
balance and responsiveness is needed to suit varying
conditions and terrain.

FWD or AWD?

The FWD (Front Wheel Drive)  system sends power and weight directly to the front wheels, helping to retain traction on slippery roads. The AWD (All-Wheel Drive) system intelligently determines how much grip, balance and responsiveness is needed to suit varying conditions and terrain.

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What is a PHEV?

The Escape Plug-In Hybrid Electric Vehicle (PHEV) available from late 2021 uses two sources of power to get you where you need to go, efficiently.
The Escape PHEV can travel up to 56km producing zero emissionsNew Escape Driving range figure. For longer journeys, power split technology
recharges the hybrid battery as you drive. 

 

What is a PHEV?

The Escape Plug-In Hybrid Electric Vehicle (PHEV) available from late 2021 uses two sources of power to get you where you need to go, efficiently.
The Escape PHEV can travel up to 56km producing zero emissionsNew Escape Driving range figure. For longer journeys, power split technology
recharges the hybrid battery as you drive. 

 

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ST-Line X

The ST-Line X comes with Hands-Free Power Tailgate
with Smart Keyless Entry, Front Heated Seats, LED
Glare Free Headlamps and Heads Up Display, for
your convenience.

ST-Line X

The ST-Line X comes with Hands-Free Power Tailgate with Smart Keyless Entry, Front Heated Seats, LED Glare Free Headlamps and Heads Up Display, for your convenience.

2020 Ford Escape AWD showing tow bar close up

Towing capacity

A SUV that’s big in utility. Extra power and
ability there for when you need it, whether you’re
moving houses or travelling with a boat. The Escape
2.0L Petrol can tow up to 1800kgmaximum-braked-towing-capacity

Towing capacity

A SUV that’s big in utility. Extra power and ability there for when you need it, whether you’re moving houses or travelling with a boat. The Escape 2.0L Petrol can tow up to 1800kgmaximum-braked-towing-capacity