Ford lovers should be prepared for this novelty from their favorite car maker. It’s time for the new 2015 Ford Escape hybrid. It has been 14 years now since the first Escape hit the market. The new Escape hybrid will not be like its previous models and the platform on which they were built and which gave then the new name; Ford Kuga.
Considering the 2014 hybrid model, compared to it new 2014 model its evident that that better technology has been adopted by this new model. Its styling continues to improve steadily this can be seen when you compare it to the 2013 model. The 2015 model will be expected to incorporate Ford’s voice activated sync with its infotainment system and a rear-view camera to all its trim levels.
It’s 6-speed hand book selects, shift transmission is illustrated as a “s” on the gear shift and it allows the driver to acquire hand operated performance when they want to.
It will have enough leg room that will allow the comfort for taller passengers. Those who’ll be traveling with their children will have no problem, but joy as the rear seats can recline.
The 2015 Ford Escape Hybrid has a cutting edge interior that is available in three trim levels; S, SE, and titanium. They will have dashboard lines and also the-My Ford touch infotainment framework that has voice recognition, six speakers, CD-player, USB/iPod dock station, telescopic wheel control. Keyless access and also start/stop, 18-inch aluminum tires, its seats are upholstered in natural leather, tallness adjustable driver’s seat, aerating and cooling and lastly the voyage control which is going to be a standard on each of the model release.
Other great features of the 2015 Escape hybrid will be the; Ford’s active parking assistant-which has the ability to recognize an ideal parallel parking slot ad take control to guiding the Escape in the parking space, and lastly the playground and blind spot help diagnosis technology.
The 2015 Ford Escape Hybrid will be available in three different engine capacities all 4-cylinder. The principle motor for the 2015 new Ford Escape hybrid is the 2.5l that’s capable of producing up to 168hp and 170Nm of torque. The other two motor options are from the Eco-boost motor family that characterizes variable camshaft time and immediate infusion.
This family’s primary Powertrain is the 1.6l engine which possesses the most notable proficiency in fuel utilization. The second and last in this family is the 2.0l that produces 240hp and 270Nm of torque that is able to produce up to 168hp and 184Nm of torque. Each of these engines is paired with a 6-speed automatic transmission and all transmissions will be front wheel, but still the all wheel options will be also available.
2015 Ford Escape Hybrid Release Date and Price
The 2015 Ford Escape hybrid model is expected to launch in the summer of 2014 and will be expected to hit the market with a base price of $23,000 which is expected to increase with the increase of specifications or features that the model will have.