Ford Escape 2022 is a small SUV that is really more of a mid-pack. In fact, the Escape is one of only four compact SUVs which does offer a hybrid powertrain. It is only one of three available as a plug-in hybrid. Thus, at the same time, it does offer a powerful turbocharged four-cylinder that is the same hybrid-offering competitors don’t.
Actually, if you’re looking for a hybrid or a burlier engine option, the Escape is going to suddenly find itself higher in that pack and therefore more worthy of your consideration.
Ford Escape – Updates and Color Lines
For 2022, the Escape is going to be minor options updates and some new colors.
Interior, In-Car Technology
The Ford Escape interior’s quality, technology, storage, and space in this Escape Interior Driveway Test. Therefore, we will only touch on the high and low points here.
There is interior storage which is plentiful and thoughtful. In fact, it is devoted to smartphones. Also, the sliding back seat also adds versatility to the Escape Luggage Test. Also, in terms of technology, even the most basic Escape comes with a large touchscreen. It is easily seen and reached. Moreover, it will run with Ford’s Sync 3 interface. It is technically previous-generation tech yet with the newest, sophisticated Fords like the Mach-E, Bronco, and F-15 that are running Sync 4.
The Escape basically does offer average passenger and cargo space for a compact crossover. With 33.5 cubic feet of space, the non-hybrid Escape’s cargo area can, in fact, hold five sizeable pieces of luggage. This includes a duffel bag or two. The Escape has a trick up its sleeve. There is a sliding back seat which frees up extra room should you not need as much rear passenger space.