2018 Ford Escape Towing an Off-Road Vehicle

Towing Capacity of the 2018 Ford Escape

Thanks to its three different engine options, the 2018 Ford Escape is able to provide you with the exact capability that you need.

While having a pickup truck is always nice, sometimes it’s not the most practical option. That’s why the 2018 Ford Escape has been outfitted with three different engine choices to provide you with the efficiency you want, and the towing capacity that you need. The 2018 Escape also comes with two available Class II Trailer Tow Packages to help you get everything you need for your weekend DIY project in one trip!

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2018 Escape Towing Capacity


Depending on which engine you choose, the 2018 Escape can provide you with a max tow rating ranging between 907 kilograms on the 1.5L EcoBoost® engine, and 1,587 kilograms with the 2.0L EcoBoost. The 1.5L will also be able to provide you with up to 179 horsepower and an estimated 7.7L/100 km on the highway!


Those looking for a little extra power will love the 2.0L EcoBoost engine available on the 2018 Escape. By utilizing Twin-Scroll technology to gather exhaust from pairs of cylinders in an alternating sequence, this engine is able to optimize pulse energy generated from the engine and brings it to the turbine wheel allowing for instant torque. The 2.0L EcoBoost engine is able to crank out up to 245 horsepower, and even features an Auto Start-Stop technology that is able to automatically shut the engine off when you come to a complete stop, and instantly start it back up when you release the brake pedal.


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2018 Ford escape Towing a Small Trailer
If the 2018 Ford Escape sounds like your kind of vehicle, come on over to our dealership here in Sherwood Park to take one for a test drive. Those who would like to learn a little bit more about the 2018 Escape before coming over are encouraged to check out the research page we have right here on our website. You’ll learn about some of the impressive technologies that are available on the capable 2018 Escape!


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