2018 Ford® Escape SUV | Versatility and Function for Everyone | Ford.com

EPA- Est. City/HwyMPG


21/292   MPG

Seating for

Cargo capacity up to 68 cubic feet

Cargo Capacity

Fold down both rear seat backs for a flat load surface and 68 cu. ft. of total cargo space. Or fold down one of the 60/40 split rear seat backs and still have room for one or two passengers. If you’re carrying small items, leave both seat backs up and you’ll have 34 cu. ft. of cargo space. For more space, available roof rack side rails with available crossbars* let you carry more cargo, especially items that don’t transport easily inside.

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*Crossbars are available as a factory-installed option or as a dealer-installed accessory.
Available Intelligent 4WD System

Intelligent 4WD System

The available Intelligent 4WD System continuously monitors traction and road conditions every 16 milliseconds. It can transfer torque from front wheels to rear wheels as needed to ensure a precise blend of handling and traction at all times.

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2018 Escape in Lightning Blue Driving through the Rain

NHTSA 5-Star Crash Test Rating

The 2018 Escape has earned the highest overall NHTSA 5-Star Crash Test Rating.* Along with accident-protection features such as airbags**, Escape offers available driver-assist technologies10 designed to help keep you alert like BLIS® (Blind Spot Information System with Cross Traffic Alert) and Lane-Keeping System. The 2018 Escape also offers Adaptive Cruise Control and Forward Collision Warning with Brake Support to help further support your driving. Plus AdvanceTrac® with RSC® (Roll Stability Control)39 and Tire Pressure Monitoring System come standard. Learn more about quality and reliability here.

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*Government 5-Star Safety Ratings are part of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s (NHTSA’s) New Car Assessment Program (www.safercar.gov).

**Personal Safety System™ includes dual-stage driver- and front-passenger airbags, a driver knee airbag, and front seat-mounted side airbags. There’s also the Safety Canopy® System with two-row side-curtain airbags. Always wear your safety belt and secure children in the rear seat.


SE Sport Appearance Package

Featuring 19-inch Premium Ebony Black-Painted Aluminum Wheels and unique black grilles and fascia as well as partial leather-trimmed sport seats, a leather-wrapped steering wheel and gear shift knob, and more, the Ford Escape SE with Sport Appearance Package is a vehicle that is sure to have you turning heads.
Available SYNC 3


SYNC 3 is our easy-to-use, responsive voice-activated technology with Wi-Fi® Hotspot connectivity. Experience the capacitive touchscreen with impressive responsiveness. Locate your favorite restaurants with simple destination entry via the available navigation. You’ll also find a sleek user-friendly interface to help you connect to and control your smartphone.27 SYNC 3 also brings you the power of Apple CarPlay160 and Android Auto compatibility to your Ford.161 

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Wi-Fi is a registered trademark of the Wi-Fi Alliance.


Escape Ford Alexa Screen

Ford+Alexa, a match made in tech heaven.

Introducing Ford+Alexa–bringing the amazing capabilities of Amazon Alexa from your home to the road. By using the Ford+Alexa app and connecting via SYNC® 3 AppLink® , you’ll have access to Voice Navigation, Traffic Information, over 30,000 Skills, Amazon Prime shopping and can even control your supported Smart Home devices. Stay connected, no matter where you are.
*Requires available SYNC 3 AppLink version 2.2 or higher. Don’t drive while distracted or while using handheld devices. Use voice controls. Certain Alexa functionality is dependent on smart home technology.
Escape Interior Waze Screen

Ford & Waze. Your commute just got better. 

Using Waze inside your Ford vehicle is now easier since the much-loved, crowd-sourced navigation and traffic app is now compatible with available SYNC® 3 AppLink.® By accessing Waze through SYNC 3 AppLink, you can collaborate with other users, outsmarting traffic by sharing information to get the best routes, and receive real-time alerts about accidents, road hazards and traffic jams. Moving Waze to the dash screen allows you to conveniently access the app’s features on a larger display. You can operate Waze through your vehicle’s touchscreen, as well as use voice commands for hands-free control, helping to keep your eyes on the road.* Available via iPhone® in Ford vehicles equipped with SYNC 3 with Software Version 3.0. Waze is also available on Android Auto.TM
*Commands may vary by phone and AppLink software. Don’t drive while distracted. Use voice-operated systems when possible; don’t use handheld devices while driving. Some features may be locked out while the vehicle is in gear. Not all features are compatible with all phones. Message and data rates may apply. iPhone is a trademark of Apple, Inc. registered in the U.S. and other countries. Android Auto is a trademark of Google Inc.
Hands navigating map via the FordPass app

FordPass — A Smarter Way to Move™

FordPass is the one-stop app that can help you move more freely throughout your day.163


Here’s how:

  • Find parking,169 ahead of time
  • Compare fuel prices at stations along your route
  • Receive key vehicle info and schedule service
  • Lock, unlock and start your vehicle remotely165
  • Get FordPass help from a friendly FordGuide

These are just some of the great things you can do with FordPass. And if you haven’t already, download the FordPass app on the App Store®167 or get it on Google Play.43

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2018 Escape

Ruby Red
White Platinum
Lightning Blue
Blue Metallic
Cinnamon Glaze
Oxford White
Ingot Silver
White Gold
Shadow Black

Escape Models