The 2017 Ford Escape and Escape Hybrid Give Aberdeen Drivers Fuel-Efficient Options

2017 Ford Escape Driving
The days of spending weeks and weeks searching for the perfect SUV have finally come to an end for Hazlet drivers. The all new 2017 Ford Escape and Escape hybrid have hit the marketplace and they’re causing quite a buzz. Not only are these little spitfires stylish, comfortable, and jam-packed with features, they’re also incredibly fuel-efficient, making them perfect for the urban driver on the go.

Fuel-Efficiency at its Best

Being fuel-efficient doesn’t mean that a vehicle can’t provide options when it comes to performance. The 2017 Ford Escape is well aware of this, which is why it not only provides two gas engines to choose from, but a hybrid option as well. With a total of three configurations to choose from, it’s hard to go wrong when choosing your Escape powertrain.

2017 Ford Escape RedThe first engine configuration available is for the hybrid model of the vehicle. The 2.5L iVCT front-wheel drive engine is able to easily deliver up to 21 mpg city, 29 mpg highway, and 25 mpg combined. The first of the gas engines is a 1.5L EcoBoost with Auto Start-Stop that is available in a front-wheel drive and Intelligent 4WD option. With the front-wheel drive, mileage gets as high as 23 mpg city and 30 mpg highway, while mileage for the Intelligent 4WD comes in at 22 mpg city and 28 mpg highway. The final engine option is a 2.0L Twin-Scroll EcoBoost with Auto Start-Stop; this configuration is also available in both front-wheel and four-wheel drivetrains. Drivers can expect as much as 22 mpg city and 29 mpg highway from the front-wheel drive models and 20 mpg city and 27 mpg highway from the four-wheel drive models.

Lengthen Your Performance Lifespan

The 2017 Ford Escape is configured to be a high mileage hit, and those who invest in the vehicle will likely want to keep its mileage high. Luckily, keeping your Escape engine fuel-efficient and high-performing is easy. As long as Hazlet drivers maintain regular vehicle checkups, keep an eye on warning lights, drive mindfully, and are sure not to push the vehicle beyond its means, mileage will remain as good as the day you drove it off the lot.

See the 2017 Ford Escape in Action

We’ve told you all there is to know about the fuel-efficient powertrain options available on the 2017 Ford Escape—now it’s time to take the plunge and get behind the wheel of your very own. All you have to do to make this possible is visit our dealership at 200 Highway 35 in Keyport, find us online, or call us at (732) 847-9541.