The 2023 Ford Escape Plug-In Hybrid is among today’s most efficient compact SUVs. Not only is the new Escape PHEV great on gas, but it also promises to deliver a rewarding driving experience. Big updates make the 2023 model even more satisfying. While updated front and rear styling elevate the crossover’s head-turning appearance, tech lovers will especially enjoy Ford’s new SYNC 4 infotainment system.
|Specs||2023 Ford Escape Plug-In Hybrid Base SUV|
|Standard Engine||2.5L iVCT Atkinson Cycle I-4 Hybrid|
|Horsepower||163hp @ 6,250rpm|
|Seating for||5 persons|
This SUV packs more than enough performance to keep you engaged. Its plug-in hybrid powertrain generates a total of 210 horsepower, which promotes effortless acceleration. Efficiency is aided by a continuously variable automatic transmission. Switching over to the vehicle’s all-electric mode allows you to make short trips without using any fuel. With the Escape PHEV’s Mobile Charging Cord, drivers can easily charge at home using a standard 120V outlet. Sporty driving dynamics add to the fun of the Escape Plug-In Hybrid. Curve Control technology and electric power-assisted steering help ensure precise handling.
Designed to accommodate up to five people, the 2023 Ford Escape Plug-In Hybrid is sized just right for most families. Second-row sliding seats ensure maximum legroom for taller passengers. There’s also plenty of space for your extra stuff. At the press of a button, the SUV’s power liftgate gives you quick access to the cargo area. Several great amenities come standard. Heated sport bucket seats and a heated steering wheel prepare you to face cold weather. Dual-zone automatic temperature control takes comfort to the next stage. Optional quilted leather upholstery allows you to experience even more luxury.
The Escape Plug-In Hybrid is packed with today’s hottest features. A big highlight is Ford’s upgraded SYNC 4 infotainment system. It boasts a new 13.2-inch LCD touchscreen with wireless Apple CarPlay and Android Auto smartphone connectivity. Voice-activated navigation helps keep you on the right track when traveling. Another exciting feature is the SUV’s 4G LTE Wi-Fi hotspot, which allows multiple users to access the internet at once. If you prefer your music with a more powerful sound, step up to the optional B&O premium audio system with 10 speakers. A 12.3-inch digital gauge cluster is available as well.
Excellent crash scores enabled the Escape Plug-In Hybrid to earn an NHTSA five-star overall safety rating. An impressive list of Ford Co-Pilot360 safety technologies also come standard. While Pre-Collision Assist with Automatic Emergency Braking scans the road ahead for potential hazards, a Blind-Spot Information System keeps you aware of unseen traffic. Other driver-assist features include Intersection Assist, Evasive Steering Assist, Adaptive Cruise Control, and a Lane-Keeping System.
If you would like to experience the new 2023 Ford Escape Plug-In Hybrid, contact our Ford dealership to schedule a test drive!