The increasing competition in the market has brought about a revolution in the market and parked creativity among car manufacturers. Most manufacturers now resort to environmental friendly engines that offer better energy solutions. Not only do they offer a decent performance, but they are far more reliable than gas. With this in mind, Ford are about to release a hybrid version of the popular Ford Escape. 2014 ford escape Hybrid will make use of both gas and other forms of energy to increase performance. This makes it possible for consumers to appreciate this vehicle that comes wrapped in many new and improved features to meet their needs.
Ford went over and beyond in the design of this new escape hybrid. Every part of the vehicle is graced with new design accents and details that get rid off the boring and odd appearance that was evident in older models. It has a stylish look that makes one fall in love with it at a first glance.
Aboard, the 2014 Ford Escape Hybrid looks more modern and less familiar. Compared to its predecessor, this new hybrid model has an attractive interior with supreme materials being used on most parts of the cabin. It has a spacious cabin that offers enough head and leg room. Some of the advanced tech present in this vehicle comprises of audio and cruise control, rear view camera and destination guidance among other drive assists. Moreover, it has 3 power outlets, each 12v.
At the heart of this 2014 Ford Escape Hybrid will be a 2.5l 4 inline cylinder engine with variable valve timing. It engine unit is expected to deliver about 168hp with a peak torque of 170 lb-ft. Additionally, the engine will be mated to a 6 speed automatic gearbox that will give it an estimated EPA of 22mpg\city and 31mpg\highway.
2014 Ford Escape Hybrid Price and Release Date
Ford went ahead and produced different models for the 2014 Escape hybrid. The 2014 Ford Escape Hybrid price differs depending on the type of model chosen as well as additions and superiority. The cheapest models will be priced at about $24,000. This is 4-door that has basic and standard features and front wheel drive as the drive option. Middle range models will go for about $28,000. Lastly, the high end models, being highly priced will go for about $31,745. One unique feature about the priciest model is that the horsepower has been increased to about 173hp.
2014 Escape hybrid is expected to hit showrooms by the end of this year, and its intriguing design and modern style will make it a favorite of many if not all.