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GENERAL INFORMATIONEscape SCX-5 Sport
MSRP$23,590$21,795
ClassCompact SUVCompact SUV
Rating9 of 108 of 10
Standard Standard Optional Optional
ENGINESEscape SCX-5 Sport
2.0-liter Inline-4 (155 hp)Not AvailableStandard
Mileage City/Hwy [mpg]---26 / 35
2.5-liter Inline-4 (168 hp)StandardNot Available
Mileage City/Hwy [mpg]22 / 31---
2.5-liter Inline-4 (184 hp)Not AvailableOptional
Mileage City/Hwy [mpg]---26 / 33
TRANSMISSIONS
6-speed automaticStandardOptional
6-speed manualNot AvailableStandard
EXTERIOR DIMENSIONSEscape SCX-5 Sport
Length [in.]178.1179.3
Width [in.]72.472.4
Height [in.]66.365.7
Wheelbase [in.]105.9106.3
Front Track [in.]61.562.4
Rear Track [in.]61.662.5
EXTERIOR FEATURES
4 doorsStandardStandard
Power Door MirrorsStandardStandard
Folding Door MirrorsStandardStandard
Rear LiftgateStandardStandard
Rear-window WiperStandardStandard
INTERIOR DIMENSIONSEscape SCX-5 Sport
Passenger Vol. [cu-ft.]98.1103.8
Seating Cap.55
Head Room Front [in.]39.940.1
Head Room Rear [in.]39.039.0
Leg Room Front [in.]43.141.0
Leg Room Rear [in.]37.339.3
Shoulder Room Front [in.]56.057.5
Shoulder Room Rear [in.]55.355.5
Hip Room Front [in.]54.855.2
Hip Room Rear [in.]52.453.7
Cargo Capacity [cu-ft.]34.334.1
INTERIOR FEATURES
Air ConditioningStandardStandard
Cruise ControlStandardStandard
CupholdersStandardStandard
Power WindowsStandardStandard
Rear Window DefoggerStandardStandard
Remote Keyless EntryStandardStandard
TachometerStandardStandard
Trip ComputerStandardStandard
Vehicle Information SystemStandardNot Available
Garage-door TransmitterNot AvailableStandard
Cloth Seat-UpholsteryStandardStandard
Bucket Driver's SeatStandardStandard
Manual Driver AdjustmentsStandardStandard
Bucket Passenger SeatStandardStandard
Manual Passenger AdjustmentsStandardStandard
6-way Front SeatStandardStandard
4-way Passenger SeatStandardStandard
Rear Bench SeatStandardStandard
Split-Folding Rear SeatStandardStandard
RadioStandardStandard
CD-PlayerStandardStandard
Satellite-radio capabilityNot AvailableStandard
Internet AccessStandardNot Available
Wireless ConnectivityStandardStandard
4 SpeakersNot AvailableStandard
6 SpeakersStandardNot Available
SAFETY FEATURESEscape SCX-5 Sport
Anti-lock BrakesStandardStandard
Brake AssistStandardStandard
Stability Control (ESC)StandardStandard
Anti-roll ControlStandardNot Available
Front AirbagsStandardStandard
Front Side AirbagsStandardStandard
Side-Curtain AirbagsStandardStandard
Knee AirbagStandardNot Available
Traction ControlStandardStandard
Tire-pressure MonitorStandardStandard
Emergency Communication SystemStandardNot Available
TECHNICAL FEATURES
DrivelineFWDFWD
Day-time Running-lightsNot AvailableStandard
Parking AssistStandardStandard
Theft DeterrentStandardStandard
Tire-pressure MonitorStandardStandard
WEIGHTS & CAPACITIES
Weight [lbs.]3,5153,212
GVWR [lbs.]---4,277
Coefficient of Drag---0.33
Towing Capacity [lbs.]1,5002,000
Fuel Capacity [gal.]15.414.8
STEERING
Power SteeringStandardStandard
Tilting Steering-WheelStandardStandard
Telescoping Steering-WheelStandardStandard
SUSPENSION
Front MacPherson StrutsStandardStandard
Rear Multi-LinkNot AvailableStandard
TIRES
Front P225/65 HR17Not AvailableStandard
Front P235/55 HR17StandardNot Available
Rear P225/65 HR17Not AvailableStandard
Rear P235/55 HR17StandardNot Available
BRAKES
Front Vented Disc BrakesStandardStandard
Rear Disc BrakesStandardStandard