2017 Ford Escape Ames IA

2017 Ford Escape

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New 2017 Ford Escape at Ames Ford Lincoln for Ames, IA

If you want to read about a fantastic SUV that Ford has put out for years then you are at the right place to do just that. This page is about the 2017 Ford Escape, a fabulous vehicle that will meet your needs. This vehicle offers a 2.0-liter turbocharged engine. The high-tech features available include Android Auto, Apple CarPlay and a Sync 3 infotainment system. The SUV will provide you with responsive steering. For the 2017 model year the Ford Escape receives some interior and exterior changes. Continue reading to learn more about the 2017 Ford Escape and how it may be just the vehicle you’ve been looking for!

Under the Escape's Hood

The 2017 Ford Escape makes use of a six-speed automatic transmission to transport you to your desired destination. The base Escape S comes with a 2.5-liter four-cylinder engine. The SE and Titanium trims come with a turbocharged 1.5-liter four-cylinder that produces 179 horsepower and 172 lb-ft of torque. Then there’s the option of a 2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder that produces 245 horsepower and 275 lb-ft of torque. The 2.0-liter engine is available on the SE and Titanium trims. For fuel economy you can get up to 30 miles per gallon (mpg) highway, 23 mpg city and 26 mpg combined if you get this vehicle with the 1.5-liter engine and front-wheel drive. You will get up to 29 mpg highway, 22 mpg city and 25 mpg combined if you get this vehicle with the 2.0-liter engine.

Design of Ford Escape

Three trim levels--S, SE and Titanium--are available for this compact crossover SUV. The standard S trim comes with LED tail lights, 17-inch steel wheels, air conditioning, a height-adjustable driver’s seat, a tilt-and-telescoping steering wheel, a 4.2-inch central display, a USB port, a CD player and six speakers for the sound system. The SE’s available Technology package comes with various features, some of which include the following: a 110-volt household-style power outlet, a nine-speaker sound system, roof rails, rear parking sensors and LED daytime running lights. The Titanium Technology package brings automatic wipers, automatic high beam control, an automated parallel and perpendicular parking feature and a heated steering wheel (and more!) to the vehicle. The SE and Titanium trims offer a Sport Appearance package.

Does the SUV come with daytime running lights?

It does if you order the vehicle in its SE trim with the Technology package.

Are anti-lock brakes standard on this SUV?

Yes, they are standard! The SUV comes with many other standard safety features as well!

Where are you located?

At 123 Airport Rd in Ames. For directions to us click here!


As of this writing the 2017 Ford Escape has not been assessed for its deceleration capability at an Edmunds track, however, a recent model year of this vehicle came to a stop from sixty miles per hour (mph) in 115 feet. The 2017 Ford Escape comes standard with a driver’s knee airbag, front-seat side airbags, full-length side curtain airbags, anti-lock brakes and traction and stability control. Other standard features include blind-spot mirrors, a rearview camera and Ford’s MyKey that enables owners to set parameters for young drivers. Available features include lane-departure warning and intervention and forward collision alert. If you get the Technology package with the SE trim then you can get a blind-spot warning system with a cross-traffic alert. We invite you down to Ames Ford Lincoln when you have some free time. We look forward to discussing your vehicle search with you here at this dealership.

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