This is the facelift of the Ford Escape

Ford renewed the visual of the Exhaust, ahead of the Auto show in Los Angeles that will take place in a few more days. It is expected that the same characteristics are adopted by the Ford Kuga, 2016 in Europe.

Ford-Escape-2016-3Andl Ford Escape 2016 will be one of the new features that Ford will take the Salon Automobile Los Angeles in a few more days. It is a visual upgrade exterior, interior changes and two new engine plants EcoBoost, that leave the Kuga updated until the arrival of their generational shift.

through the strategy OneFord, the brand started some years ago, a strategy of unification of products that previously were different in the united States and in Europe. Thanks to this, the Kuga and Escape to be merged in a single product, with only a few differences in other markets.

The front of the new Ford Escape win new huge chrome grille, in addition to some new headlamps and bumper, adopting the format that is currently offered in most of the models of the brand. In addition, the optical groups later now they have some luces LED new format, as well as new colors for the body and new wheel designs.


The front won a style Mondeo, and the entertainment system is upgraded to SYNC 3.

In the interior renewed the steering wheel, in addition to the center console, which was adapted to the new parking brake is now electrically operated, in addition to some outputs of the vents that have been updated, as well as a redesign of the controls of the heating system.

Among its equipment options can be found in the system SYNC Connect, which through the use of an application for smart phones, allows you to lock and unlock, locate the car and even start the engine. In addition, the system provides information about the state of the battery, the fuel level and tire pressure, among others.

Ford Escape 2016 has various systems assists the driving, among which are the assistance to boot in tow, alert blind spot, cross-traffic alert, lane keeping, speed control adaptive cruise, collision warning with automatic braking, detector fatigue, automatic connection of the projector beam headlights and automatic opening of the tailgate.

Among the mechanical upgrades for the united States are two new engines EcoBoost. One of them is a four-cylinder 1.5 litres in the front, which comes as a replacement for the previous 1.6-liter that delivers an output of 180 horsepower with 250 Nm of torque. The second is a 2.0-liter turbo with 245 horsepower and 374Nm of torque, in both cases associated with a system of starting and stopping the engine.

at the moment, only broadcasted the technical data of the version with specifications to us, so that will have to wait to know the details of the european version, the Ford Kuga 2016.


Author: Adrian

Car lover since I remember, the Scalextric and the cars scale were in charge of turning on