How Much Can You Tow With a Ford Escape?

April 29th, 2019 by

2019 Ford Escape Titanium

The 2019 Ford Escape is a compact SUV that feels much stronger. With a roomy interior and powerful performance, Troy-area drivers can’t help but ask, what is the towing capacity of the Escape. At Dave Arbogast, we understand how important hauling your large items around Dayton safely is.

2019 Escape Towing Capabilities

The 2019 Escape may be a smaller SUV, but it still packs an incredible performance so you can tow your belongings around Vandalia. The new Ford Escape has a towing capacity that relies on different trim level components like the Ford Escape engine options:

  • Minimum Towing Capacity: 1,500 pounds with a 2.5L Duratec four-cylinder engine
  • Maximum Towing Capacity: 3,500 pounds hauled by a  2.0L EcoBoost® engine

The Escape’s towing feature is emphasized by an upgradeable tow package, allowing you to haul around Troy safely and confidently. Drivers can also opt for the Intelligent 4WD System on the Escape, which will bring an extra level of traction control as you’re towing larger items.

Spacious Features for the Ford Escape Compact SUV

The 2019 Ford Escape has a spacious cabin that comfortably seats up to five passengers. The compact SUV also boasts 68 cubic feet of total cargo space, with 40/60 split folding rear seats. You will get up to 34 cubic feet in the trunk alone, leaving you with plenty of space for your loved ones and enough room for your belongings.

With 98.7 cubic feet of passenger volume, you and your family get lots of space to enjoy your ride in around Vandalia. The new Escape also comes packed with a slew of innovative safety features and amenities that will keep you protected and connected while on the go:

  • Available Ford Safe and Smart™ Package with adaptive cruise control, Lane-Keeping System, and more
  • Available foot-activated power liftgate
  • AdvanceTrac® with RSC® (Roll Stability Control) to correct slippage and steering issues in challenging road conditions
  • Media bin center console with USB access
  • Reverse sensing system with select trims
  • SYNC® Enhanced Voice Recognition and available SYNC® 3 with Wi-Fi® Hotspot
  • Trailer Sway Control in the trailer tow package to help restabilize correct potential sway

It’s time you upgrade your Troy commute with these features. In addition to these towing capabilities, the Escape makes for a great option within its vehicle class. See for yourself at Dave Arbogast.

2019 Ford Escape SEL

Find Your Next Ford Escape at Dave Arbogast

At Dave Arbogast, we’re ready to make sure you get the best incentives when you decide to step into a 2019 Ford Escape. Our knowledgeable support staff is here to answer any questions you have. Contact us today when you’re ready to take the Escape out for a test drive or try out its hauling features. Interested in exploring other Ford SUVs? Check out the Ford Edge towing capacity or compare the Ford Edge vs. Ford Escape to find out which model best suits your driving needs. Shopping on a budget? Take a look at our inventory of used Ford Escape for sale.

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