Ford Escape Plug-In Hybrid (PHEV) Overview | Ford New Zealand

Ford Escape

Plug-In Hybrid (PHEV)


The Escape PHEV is Ford’s first plug-in hybrid SUV. Going electric has never been this easy. The Escape PHEV is available with the Clean Car Rebate.
 

Learn about the Clean Car Rebate here
 

Plug-In Hybrid (PHEV)


The Escape PHEV is Ford’s first plug-in hybrid SUV. Going electric has never been this easy. The Escape PHEV is available with the Clean Car Rebate.

 

Learn about the Clean Car Rebate here
 

View of Ford Escape internal battery power source

What is a PHEV, and how does it work?


PHEV stands for a plug-in hybrid electric vehicle. Using two different sources of power- petrol and an electric motor which uses stored energy from a battery, they’re cheaper to run and better for the environment.

What is a PHEV, and how does it work?


PHEV stands for a plug-in hybrid electric vehicle. Using two different sources of power- petrol and an electric motor which uses stored energy from a battery, they’re cheaper to run and better for the environment.

Person plugging charging cable into Ford Escape charging port

Electric your way


The Ford Escape can travel up to 56kmEscape PHEV producing zero emissions, perfect for day-to-day trips. On longer journeys the technology seamlessly switches from electricity to petrol when the battery runs low, so you’ll never miss a beat.

Electric your way


The Ford Escape can travel up to 56kmEscape PHEV producing zero emissions, perfect for day-to-day trips. On longer journeys the technology seamlessly switches from electricity to petrol when the battery runs low, so you’ll never miss a beat.

Ford Escape driving on road in urban location

Charge on the go


When you’re driving, a combination of regenerative braking and power drawn from the engine helps replenish the battery. And if you need to recharge on-the-go, you can easily use an ever-growing network of public charging stations too.

Charge on the go


When you’re driving, a combination of regenerative braking and power drawn from the engine helps replenish the battery. And if you need to recharge on-the-go, you can easily use an ever-growing network of public charging stations too.

Person using FordPass on smartphone for Ford Escape PHEV

Monitor your battery (FordPass)


FordPassfordpass-connectivity-new1 allows you to view the Escape’s charge and fuel levels in the app and calculate how many kms you can travel at that level. FordPass can send notifications when the charge level of your battery and fuel level are running low.

Monitor your battery (FordPass)


FordPassfordpass-connectivity-new1 allows you to view the Escape’s charge and fuel levels in the app and calculate how many kms you can travel at that level. FordPass can send notifications when the charge level of your battery and fuel level are running low.

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    Frozen White Ford Escape PHEV
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    Solar Silver Ford Escape PHEV
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    Blue Metallic Ford Escape PHEV
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    Rapid Red Ford Escape PHEV
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    Agate Black Ford Escape PHEV
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    Magnetic Ford Escape PHEV
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    Frozen White Ford Escape PHEV
  • Solar Silver
    Solar Silver Ford Escape PHEV
  • Blue Metallic
    Blue Metallic Ford Escape PHEV
  • Rapid Red
    Rapid Red Ford Escape PHEV
  • Agate Black
    Agate Black Ford Escape PHEV
  • Magnetic
    Magnetic Ford Escape PHEV
  • Frozen White
    Frozen White Ford Escape PHEV
  • Solar Silver
    Solar Silver Ford Escape PHEV
  • Blue Metallic
    Blue Metallic Ford Escape PHEV
  • Rapid Red
    Rapid Red Ford Escape PHEV
  • Agate Black
    Agate Black Ford Escape PHEV
  • Magnetic
    Magnetic Ford Escape PHEV
  • Frozen White
    Frozen White Ford Escape PHEV
  • Solar Silver
    Solar Silver Ford Escape PHEV
  • Blue Metallic
    Blue Metallic Ford Escape PHEV
  • Rapid Red
    Rapid Red Ford Escape PHEV
  • Agate Black
    Agate Black Ford Escape PHEV
  • Magnetic
    Magnetic Ford Escape PHEV
  • Frozen White
  • Solar Silver
  • Blue Metallic
  • Rapid Red
  • Agate Black
  • Magnetic