REVIEW: 2015 Ford Escape

The new 2015 Ford Escape keeps the popular new body style that was reinvented two years ago while adding more optional premium features.

With 9 exterior colors,3 different fabric options, 2 different fabric colors and 3 different trim levels; S, SE, and Titanium  you have the ability to customize and make your new 2015 Ford Escape uniquely yours.

2015 Ford Escape

The new 2015 Ford Escape keeps the popular new body style that was reinvented two years ago while adding more optional premium features.

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With its tall body and flat cargo floor, the 2015 Ford Escape opens to loads of cargo and seating space.

The rear seats feature a 60/40 spilt which allows you to have additional needed cargo space while also having room for passengers as well.

Folding the rear seats has never been easier. With just one motion the rear seats will fold and open up additional cargo space.

Storage is always a must and reducing every day clutter keeps ever passenger comfortable. With the rear seat in floor storage you can keep essential items in your vehicle without taking up valuable cargo space.


The new power hatch option makes loading and unloading easier than ever. With your key fob in your purse or pocket, just simply swing your foot under the bumper to open or close. This new feature requires no muscle at all and allows you to multi-task speeding up your everyday processes.

You can sync your favorite device with the Bluetooth, USB and Auxiliary ports. This feature will stream your calls, texts and music right through your speakers.

The MyFord Touch includes a navigation system, HD and satellite radio, and Bluetooth audio streaming . You can access these features with buttons that are located on your steering wheel which allows you to stay focused on the road ahead.

Never worry again while you are backing up your vehicle, with the standard rearview camera system it has color coded distance guidelines to help you judge the distance between you and the object you are approaching along with a dotted center line included for help lining up with a trailer. These new features make hard tasks easier and keep not only you and your vehicle but also you’re other belongings safe.

Push button start allows you to start the engine and stop it without turning a key. As long as your key is somewhere in the car just simply pushing the start button will activate the engine. This is not only convenient for you but also reduces the ability of someone to drive away with your car.

Save on the environment with the Eco-boost option that allows you to go green while also saving money and enjoying the premium features that the new 2015 Ford Escape has to offer.

Everyone can enjoy the view above no matter where they are sitting with the panoramic sunroof that has duel panels that is an additional option for the SE and Titanium trims.

With the ability of being All-wheel drive, no terrain will ever be too tough. This feature also helps when you are towing giving you better stability and road control.

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You and your passengers will always feel safe behind the wheel with so many safety features that are offered in the 2015 Ford escape

Letting your teenager take the car without you can be stressful. Not knowing if they are being safe and responsible is something that every parent worries about. Ford understands this and made an optional feature called MyKey. This allows owners to program limits on vehicles top speeds as well as receive monitoring updates directly on your smartphone app. Another great feature of this is the audio volume automatic control. If the seatbelts aren’t buckled it will cut the audio system altogether.

SOS Post-crash system is a smart safety feature which will give you a peace of mind while driving as well as when your loved ones are behind the wheel and a collision happens. This system unlocks all doors, flashes your hazard lights and sounds the horn after airbag deployment or safety belt pretension activates in certain collisions. This feature alerts others nearby that a crash has occurred and also makes it easier for you to exit the vehicle if needed.

Curve control is a safety feature that kicks in when you are taking a curve too quickly. It helps reduce vehicle speed by up to 10mph in 1 second on wet and dry pavement and adjusts the wheel back into place.

A great safety feature is the Trailer sway control that monitors the motions of your vehicle to detect trailer sway and if needed can reduce engine speed and selectively apply the brakes to help you maintain control of both the vehicle and the trailer.

Additional safety features available in titanium package include:

  • park assist- parallel parking assist helps you find a spot and steers the vehicle into place while you control the gear shifter and brake and accelerator pedals
  • rain sensing wipers
  • blind spot system cross

All in which assist you and make your driving experiences easier and safer.

Never experience the stress of parallel parking with the new Park assist feature. The feature not only helps you find a spot to park in but also steers the vehicle into place while you control the gear shifter and brake and accelerator pedals

Rain sensing wipers automatically start when rain is detected allowing you to stay focused on the road ahead.

Blind spots are a big safety hazard and Ford took this into consideration by adding an blind-spot system with cross traffic alert that helps warn you of any hazards in the road by using lights that are embedded in the sideview mirrors.

Airbags are a great safety feature that all cars have but Ford went an extra step and added a drivers knee airbag that saves your knees from slamming into the steering console.

There are so many premium technological features and safety features  that are sure to please your whole family. Bring your whole family into Waikem today and test drive the new 2015 Ford Escape to see how this vehicle fits your whole family.

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  • “A compact crossover typically stands out among its peers about as much as an Emperor penguin does while chilling on an ice floe with a hundred or so of his mates. Yet the 2015 Ford Escape manages to not only distinguish itself with its chiseled good looks, but also garner critical praise thanks to its sharp handling, comfortable seating and high-end interior touches.” — Edmunds
  • “Although there are dozens of compact SUVs from which to choose, few have the styling, performance and features offered by the 5-passenger 2015 Ford Escape. Beyond its cutting-edge engine options and handsome styling, the Escape offers nimble handling via its sport-tuned suspension and a plethora of electronics aimed at keeping tech-savvy consumers safely in touch with the world, even when in motion.” — Kelley Blue Book
  • “The 2014 Ford Escape compact crossover SUV combines sporty good looks with cutting-edge technology, appealing engine options and a high fun-to-drive factor. … And whether you’re hauling people or stuff, you’ll find the roomy Escape to be an exceptionally accommodating companion.” — AutoTrader (2014)

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