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2017 Ford Escape: Best Compact SUV in McHenry, IL | Buss Ford

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Has your search for a vehicle that’s equally drivable and spacious left you feeling disappointed? Don’t fret! Our Ford dealership has exactly what you’re looking for: the 2017 Ford Escape. Impressive versatility, exceptional driving manners and outstanding safety features make the redeveloped Ford Escape the ideal driving companion for commuters, families of up to five, and drivers who need considerable cargo space. With a $23,750 starting MSRP, this affordable compact SUV available at Buss Ford in McHenry, IL is sure to add relief to your daily routine. Are you well aware of what the 2017 Ford Escape can do for you already? Pick your favorite trim package from the new inventory for sale at our Ford dealership in McHenry, IL and get to know all of its features by scheduling a test drive today!


2017 Ford Escape: Performance

Because of its fine-tuned suspension system, the all-new Ford Escape is agile and comfortable in corners, feeling almost like a sedan. But make no mistake; the Escape is a muscular compact SUV capable of towing up to 3,500 lbs. Its three available four-cylinder engine options provide quick acceleration when the stoplight turns green. Check out the engine specs and features in the table below to learn which one fits your needs.

Additional available performance features:

• Best-In-Class Towing
• Auto Start-Stop Technology shuts the engine off when the Ford Edge has stopped, which saves you money on fuel.
• Active Grille Shutters minimize air resistance, improving fuel efficiency.
• Six-speed SelectShift® Automatic Transmission with Paddle Shifters makes switching gears seamless.

2017 Ford Escape Tow Hitch


2.5L iVCT I-4

1.5L EcoBoost® I-4

2.0L EcoBoost® I-4


Escape S

Escape SE Titanium

Escape SE (optional) Escape Titanium (optional)


168 HP @ 6,000 RPM

179 HP @ 6,000 RPM

245 HP @ 5,500 RPM


170 lb.-ft. @ 4,500 RPM

177 lb.-ft. @ 2,500 RPM

275 lb.-ft. @ 3,000 RPM


21/ 28 MPG

23/ 30 MPG

22/ 29 MPG


1,500 lbs.

2,000 lbs.

3,500 lbs.

2017 Ford Escape Interior Black and Beige

2017 Ford Escape: Safety

Receiving high marks from the IIHS and an overall 5-star rating from the NHTSA, the 2017 Ford Escape is equipped with an advanced line of defense to protect you and your loved ones on the road. Take the Personal Safety System™ for instance, which analyzes occupant positioning and the severity of the collision prior to activating the proper safety feature.

Additional safety features:

• Forward Collision Warning with Brake Support alerts the driver to potential collisions directly in front of the new Escape. If reaction time is slow, the system will increase brake pressure.
• BLIS® with Cross-Traffic Alert detects vehicles in your blind spot and alerts you with a light on the corresponding side mirror.
• Lane-Keeping System alerts the driver if they drift from their lane.
• Adaptive Cruise Control adjusts your speed to seamlessly go with the flow of traffic.

2017 Ford Escape: Cargo and Utility

Whether you need to transport people, cargo, or a mix of the two, the 2017 Ford Escape has the capacity and configurations to do so. Thanks to 60/40 split rear seat backs, 34 cu.-ft. of cargo space behind the rear seats, and up to 68 cu.-ft. of cargo volume with the seat backs folded flat, the new Ford Escape is highly versatile.

Additional utility features include:

• Hands-Free Power Liftgate
• Roof Rack Side Rails and Crossbars
• Interior Cargo Cover
• 6-8 Cup holders
• Overhead Sunglasses Storage

Schedule a Test Drive at Buss Ford in McHenry, IL

Can you imagine yourself behind the wheel of the 2017 Ford Escape? Make it a reality and schedule a test drive at Buss Ford! Simply call the product specialists at our Ford dealership in McHenry, IL at (815) 669-4463, where our team is waiting to assist you.

2017 Ford Escape in Red Sunset


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