The concept of the 2019 Ford Escape Hybrid will provide customers with a value for their money. While the vehicle will be joining the hybrid models of Toyota and Honda, it will be the latest Ford to feature great technology. It is expected to follow the path of Toyota Prius combining a powerful gasoline engine with two electric motors.
The 2019 Ford Escape Hybrid will bridge the gap for electric car lovers featuring an affordable crossover with a powerful plug-in hybrid power train. Thanks to its athletic look and a styling interior, this vehicle will stand out among its competitors.
Let’s Check the 2019 Ford Escape Hybrid: Out and Inside
With fresh updates, the interior of the 2019 Ford Escape Hybrid maintains its fresh look. Its outstanding hexagonal grille conceals the active grille shutters to improve efficiency. Its aluminum body trim will enable the Escape to stand out in crash protection as well as keeping it lightweight.
The 2019 Ford Escape Hybrid will ride on 19-inch black alloy wheels. Its large bumper will now get a new shade as the overall finish is now attractive to its young customers than ever. While it will feature smooth LED-infused headlights, air absorption is designed to be adequate in proportion. The sport appearance package including the halogen headlights completes the sleek exterior. The 7.8-inch ground clearance is notable that makes the Ford do well on large bumps.
The interior of the 2019 Toyota Escape Hybrid features a wide range of technology features. Ford keeps updating the Sync touchscreen infotainment system, making it more responsive, easier to see and easier to use. Its latest version features an 8-inch screen that is located at the center of the dashboard.
The CarPlay feature is also available that presents on-board passengers with a smarter and safer way to use their iPhones in the car. Passengers can make calls, listen to music, send and receive messages in a way that allow them to concentrate on the journey. Also available on the system is a six-speaker audio player, USB ports and Bluetooth connectivity. Comfort is highly optimized in the 2019 Escape Hybrid; the leather power adjustable seats will ensure maximum comfort.
2019 Ford Escape Hybrid – Engine Options
Under the hood, the new Ford Escape Hybrid is expected to use the similar power train of its generation. It is expected to be powered by a 2.5-liter four-cylinder gasoline engine together with a battery-powered electric motor. It will be capable of producing 177 hp.
Power is transmitted through the planetary gear set based CVT that offers smooth transitions between gas and electric modes. The all-wheel drive models feature an additional electric motor to power the rear wheels when extra acceleration is required. Fuel economy is stupefying in the 2019 Escape Hybrid as it delivers close to 30 mpg in the real world driving.
2019 Ford Escape Hybrid – Release Date and Pricing
The official release date of the Ford Escape Hybrid 2019 has not yet been communicated by the manufacturer. However, it the vehicle is expected to feature sometimes later in the year. Additionally, the official price is not yet available. It is forecaster to start not far from its previous models at $26,000.