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2012 Ford Escape Comparisons

XLS Sport Utility

General Pricing

Resale Value $23,190.00 $22,650.00 $22,345.00
Destination $825.00 $845.00 $810.00

Engines & Power

Standard Engine 2.5L I4 2.5L I4 2.4L I4
Horsepower 171 @ 6000 RPM 179 @ 6000 RPM 168 @ 6000 RPM
Torque 171 @ 4500 RPM 172 @ 4000 RPM 167 @ 4100 RPM
Valves 4 4 4
Displacement (cc) 2488 2494 2360
Bore X Stroke (in.) 3.5 X 3.9 3.5 X 3.9 3.5 X 3.8
Compression Ratio 9.7:1 10.4:1 10.5:1

Fuel Economy

City (mpg) 20 22 23
Highway (mpg) 27 28 28

Exterior Dimensions & Weight

Curb Weight - Automatic (lb.) 3536.2 3359.8 3384.1
Wheelbase (in.) 103.1 104.7 105.1
Length (in.) 174.7 181.9 183.7
Width (in.) 71.1 71.5 70.9
Height (in.) 67.8 66.3 67.7
Track Front (in.) 60.7 61.4 60.6
Track Rear (in.) 60.2 61.4 60.6
Ground Clearance (in.) 8.4 7.5 8.5

Interior Dimensions

Standard Seating 5 5 5
Front Headroom (in.) 40.4 40.8 40.3
Rear Headroom (in.) 39.2 39.7 38.3
Front Legroom (in.) 41.6 41.8 41.6
Rear Legroom (in.) 35.6 38.3 39.6
Front Shoulder Room (in.) 56.6 57.1 56.4
Rear Shoulder Room (in.) 55.9 55.3 56.1
Front Hip Room (in.) 53.3 53.8 52.2
Rear Hip Room (in.) 49.1 52.4 51.9

Payload & Towing

Passenger Volumn (cu. ft.) N/A N/A N/A

Steering, Suspension & Brakes

Front Suspension strut strut strut
Rear Suspension multi-link wishbone multi-link
Tires 235/70R16 215/70R16 215/70R16

Anti-Theft & Locks

Power Door Locks Std. Std. Std.

Braking & Traction

4 Wheel Drive / All Wheel Drive 4x4 wheel drive front wheel drive front wheel drive
ABS Brakes (2 or 4 Wheel) Std. Std. Std.
Limited Slip Differential or Axle N/A N/A N/A
Vehicle Stability Control System Std. Std. Std.

Entertainment, Communication & Navigation

Radio AM/FM AM/FM AM/FM
Cassette Player N/A N/A N/A
CD Player Yes Yes Yes
CD Changer N/A N/A N/A
DVD Player N/A N/A N/A
Navigation Aid N/A N/A N/A

Interior

Cruise Control Std. Std. Std.
Tilt Steering Yes Yes Yes
Telescopic Steering Column N/A Yes N/A

Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning

Air Conditioning Std. Std. Std.

Safety

Driver Airbag Std. Std. Std.
Front Side Airbag Std. Std. Std.
Passenger Side Airbag Std. Std. Std.
Rear Side Airbag N/A N/A N/A

Seats

Driver Multi-Adjustable Power Seat N/A N/A N/A

Roof

Sunroof / Moonroof N/A N/A N/A

Windows, Mirrors & Wipers

Power Windows Std. Std. Std.

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