We take a closer look at how the third-generation Escape’s mid-cycle update makes it a more compelling offering than ever before.

– Detroit, Michigan

More now than ever, compact crossovers are hugely popular with the car buying masses. The Ford Escape isn’t a newcomer to the segment – it’s been around for 16 years, and is currently mid-way through its third generation. And with a number of small enhancements for the 2017 model year, Ford’s trusty Escape is better than ever.

These mid-cycle enhancements don’t shake up the Escape formula, but instead improve key things like comfort, convenience factors, technology, and overall style. The end result is a crossover that sits at the top of its class – there’s a lot to like about this restyled Ford.

Check out the Why Buy? video above to see everything that’s good with the 2017 Escape.

Ford Escape

Engine Turbocharged 2.0L I4
Output 245 Horsepower / 275 Pound-Feet
Transmission 6-Speed Automatic
Fuel Economy 20 City / 27 Highway / 23 Combined
As-Tested Price $37,515

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