2015 Ford Escape

The Versatile and Capable 2015 Ford Escape is Ideal for Drivers in Schaumburg and Arlington Heights

The 2015 Ford Escape is a small crossover that combines the size and strength of a larger SUV with the comfort and efficiency of a smaller sedan. If you looking for one multipurpose vehicle that can handle all your daily driving needs while adapting to any situation, the Escape is the vehicle for you. The new Escape is available now at Arlington Heights Ford, just a short drive from Schaumburg, and it is one of the most popular vehicles on our lot right now.


2015 Ford Escape Price

2015 Ford Escape - Arlington Heights FordAt the low end, the 2015 Ford Escape is accessibly priced to fit easily into the average car-buying budget. At the high end, the Escape offers premium materials and a long list of features that you would expect to pay much more for. These are the main price points for this year's model:

  • 2015 Ford Escape S: $22,960
  • 2015 Ford Escape SE: $25,160
  • 2015 Ford Escape Titanium: $29,245

2015 Ford Escape Specs and MPG

2015 Ford Escape Specs and MPGThe Ford Escape offers three different powertrain options, allowing you to prioritize efficiency, power, or a blend of the two. This crossover stands out by offering drivers true levels of choice:

  • Standard on the S trim and optional on the SE is a 2.5L four-cylinder puts out 168 hp and 170 lb-ft of torque while receiving a rating of 22 mpg in the city and 31 mpg on the highway.
  • Standard on the SE and Titanium trims is a turbocharged 1.6L four-cylinder that has an output of 178 hp and 184 lb-ft of torque while seeing an improved 23 mpg in the city and 32 mpg on the highway.
  • Optional on the SE and Titanium trims is a turbocharged 2.0L four-cylinder that has power rated at 240 hp and 270 lb-ft of torque while getting 22 mpg in the city and 30 mpg on the highway. This powertrain reaches 60 mph in just 7.0 seconds.
  • A six-speed automatic transmission and front-wheel drive are standard on all trims, but all-wheel drive is available on the SE and Titanium trims. All-wheel drive is definitely handy for frosty Illinois winters. A properly equipped Escape can tow 3,500 pounds giving drivers lots of utility.

2015 Ford Escape Reviews

2015 Ford Escape ReviewsThe Escape has always been popular with critics, but the praise that the 2015 model has received revels that this is the best build yet.

  • Edmunds: "The 2015 Ford Escape is one of our favorite small crossover utility vehicles, thanks to athletic driving dynamics, an inviting cabin and useful high-tech features."
  • The Car Connection: "On the outside, the 2015 Escape has an aggressive stance and rakish profile; inside, it's sporty, almost cockpit-like."
  • Kelly Blue Book: "Beyond its cutting-edge engine options and handsome styling, the Escape offers nimble handling via its sport-tuned suspension and a plethora of electronics aimed at keeping tech-savvy consumers safely in touch with the world, even when in motion."

Trims and Features

2015 Ford Focus Trims and FeaturesNo matter which trim you select, expect your new 2015 Ford Escape to have all the features you would expect to find plus cutting-edge new technologies you'll wonder how you ever drove without.

  • S: Though it is the base model, the Ford Escape S is plentifully equipped with 17-inch steel wheels, integrated blind-spot mirror, keyless entry, cruise control, rearview camera, Sync voice-activated infotainment system, Bluetooth phone and audio connectivity, and a six-speaker stereo with USB port and auxiliary jack. Options include roof rails, remote start, rear privacy glass, and rear parking sensors.
  • SE: The Escape S gains more features like 17-inch alloy wheels, automatic headlights, foglights, a keyless entry keypad, rear privacy glass, eight-way power adjustable driver's seat, upgraded upholstery, and satellite radio. Options include dual-zone automatic climate control, an eight-inch touchscreen, heated mirrors and front seats, leather upholstery, and many more.
  • Titanium: The Titanium includes all of the options mentioned above plus bigger 18-inch wheels, remote ignition, keyless ignition and entry, a power liftgate with handsfree operation, ambient interior lighting, auto-dimming rearview mirror, and a 10-speaker stereo with HD radio. Options include Xenon headlights, blind-spot monitoring, automated parallel parking, panoramic sunroof, integrated navigation system, and automatic wipers.

Test Drive the 2015 Ford Escape Today

This is the ideal vehicle for small families looking for something safe and roomy, commuters looking for something efficient, and travelers looking for something capable. Learn more about the 2015 Ford Escape and take it for a test drive by visiting Arlington Heights Ford. We are conveniently located at 801 West Dundee Road in Arlington Heights, IL, just 15 minutes north of Schaumburg off of IL-53. Look for us right across the street from the Walker Bros Original Pancake House.