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Ford Escape
2022 Ford Escape
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$26,010
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2022 Ford Explorer
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Mercury Mariner
2011 Mercury Mariner
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Overview

Engine
1.5L Turbo Inline-3 Gas
Engine
2.3L Turbo Inline-4 Gas
Engine
2.5L Inline-4 Gas
3.0L Flex-fuel (FFV) (+$1,000)
Transmission
8-Speed Automatic
Transmission
10-Speed Automatic
Transmission
6-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Rear-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Fuel Economy
City: 28 MPG
Hwy: 34 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 21 MPG
Hwy: 28 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 21 MPG
Hwy: 28 MPG
Fuel Tank Capacity
14.8 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
17.9 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
17.5 gallons
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Seating Capacity
7 seater
Seating Capacity
5 seater

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Performance Specs

Engine and Transmission

Engine
1.5L Turbo Inline-3 Gas
2.3L Turbo Inline-4 Gas
2.5L Inline-4 Gas
3.0L Flex-fuel (FFV) (+$1,000)
Horsepower
181 hp @ 6000 rpm
300 hp @ 5500 rpm
171 hp @ 6000 rpm
Torque
190 lb-ft @ 3000 rpm
310 lb-ft @ 3500 rpm
171 lb-ft @ 4500 rpm
Transmission
8-Speed Automatic
10-Speed Automatic
6-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Rear-Wheel Drive
Front-Wheel Drive

Weight and Towing

Curb Weight
3,298 lbs
4,345 lbs
3,335 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity
2,000 lbs
5,300 lbs
N/A

Fuel and MPG

Fuel Economy

Combined
30 MPG
24 MPG
23 MPG
City
28 MPG
21 MPG
21 MPG
Highway
34 MPG
28 MPG
28 MPG

Emissions

CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
5.8 Tons/yr
7.3 Tons/yr
8.1 Tons/yr
EPA rating
N/A
N/A
5

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity
14.8 gallons
17.9 gallons
17.5 gallons
Cruising Range City
414.4 miles
375.9 miles
367.5 miles
Cruising Range Highway
503.2 miles
501.2 miles
490 miles

Dimensions and Measurement

Exterior Dimensions

Length
180.5 in
198.8 in
175.1 in
Height
66.1 in
70.2 in
67.9 in
Max Width
74.1 in
78.9 in
71.1 in
Front Width
62.4 in
66.9 in
60.7 in
Rear Width
61.8 in
66.9 in
60.2 in
Wheelbase
106.7 in
119.1 in
103.1 in
Ground Clearance
7.3 in
8.2 in
N/A

Interior Space

Seating Capacity
5 seater
7 seater
5 seater
Front Seat Leg Room
42.4 in
43 in
41.6 in
Front Seat Headroom
40 in
40.7 in
40.4 in
Front Seat Shoulder Room
57.6 in
61.8 in
56.6 in
Front Seat Hip Room
55.2 in
59.2 in
53.4 in
Rear Seat Leg Room
40.7 in
39 in
35.6 in
Rear Seat Headroom
39.3 in
40.5 in
39.2 in
Rear Seat Shoulder Room
56 in
61.9 in
55.9 in
Rear Seat Hip Room
53.3 in
59.1 in
49.1 in
Third Row Leg Room
N/A
32.2 in
N/A
Third Row Headroom
N/A
38.9 in
N/A
Third Row Shoulder Room
N/A
54.6 in
N/A
Third Row Hip Room
N/A
40.9 in
N/A

Cargo Space

Cargo Volume to Seat 1
65.4 ft³
87.8 ft³
66.3 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 2
37.5 ft³
47.9 ft³
29.3 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 3
37.5 ft³
18.2 ft³
N/A

Wheels and Suspension

Steering

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion
Electric assisted steering
Turning Diameter
38.4 ft
N/A
36.7 ft

Wheels

Wheels Type
Steel Wheels
Aluminum Wheels
N/A
Front Wheel Size
17" x 7"
18" x 7.5"
16" x 7.0"
Rear Wheel Size
17" x 7"
18" x 7.5"
16" x 7.0"

Suspension

Front Suspension
Strut
Strut
Independent
Rear Suspension
Short And Long Arm
Multi-Link
Independent

Tires

Front Tire
P225/65HR17
P255/65HR18
P235/70R16
Rear Tire
P225/65HR17
P255/65HR18
P235/70R16
Spare Tire
N/A
Compact
Compact

Colors and Materials

Standard Exterior Colors

  • Agate Black Metallic
  • Atlas Blue Metallic
  • Carbonized Gray Metallic
  • Iced Blue Silver Metallic
  • Iconic Silver Metallic
  • Oxford White
  • Agate Black Metallic
  • Atlas Blue Metallic
  • Carbonized Gray Metallic
  • Forged Green Metallic
  • Iconic Silver Metallic
  • Oxford White
N/A

Standard Interior Materials

N/A
N/A
  • Black, Premium cloth low back bucket seats
  • Black, Premium leather low back bucket seats
  • Stone, Premium cloth low back bucket seats
  • Stone, Premium leather low back bucket seats

Features and Options

Infotainment

Bluetooth Connection
Standard
Standard
Optional
Hard Disk Drive Media Storage
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
Satellite Radio
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Smart Device Integration
Standard
Standard
Not Available
WiFi Hotspot
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Auxiliary Audio Input
Standard
Standard
Standard
Entertainment System
Not Available
Not Available
Optional
MP3 Player
Standard
Standard
Standard

Interior Trim

Bucket Seats
Standard
Standard
Standard
Cloth Seats
Standard
Standard
Standard
Leather Seats
Not Available
Not Available
Standard
Leather Steering Wheel
Not Available
Not Available
Standard
Premium Synthetic Seats
Not Available
Not Available
Standard
Vinyl Seats
Not Available
Not Available
Standard

Comfort

Steering Wheel Audio Controls
Standard
Standard
Standard
Power Liftgate
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
Power Mirror(s)
Standard
Standard
Standard
A/C
Standard
Standard
Standard
Climate Control
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
Cruise Control
Standard
Standard
Standard
Keyless Entry
Standard
Standard
Standard
Multi-Zone A/C
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
Power Driver Seat
Not Available
Standard
Optional
Remote Engine Start
Standard
Standard
Optional
Remote Trunk Release
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
Rear A/C
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
Telematics
Standard
Standard
Optional

Safety

Safety Features

Back-Up Camera
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Cross-Traffic Alert
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Rear Parking Aid
Optional
Standard
Not Available
Blind Spot Monitor
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Lane Departure Warning
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Lane Keeping Assist
Standard
Standard
Not Available
ABS
Standard
Standard
Standard
Tire Pressure Monitor
Standard
Standard
Standard
Brake Assist
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Stability Control
Standard
Standard
Standard
Traction Control
Standard
Standard
Standard

US NHTSA crash test result

Overall Rating
N/A
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
N/A
Side Crash Rating
Rollover Rating

Airbags

Driver Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard
Front Head Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard
Front Side Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard
Knee Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Passenger Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard
Rear Head Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard
Rear Side Air Bag
Not Available
Not Available
Standard

Warranty

Warranty Summary

Basic
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
Corrosion
5 Years / Unlimited Miles
5 Years / Unlimited Miles
N/A
Drivetrain
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
Roadside Assistance
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
Cab Corrosion-Perforation
N/A
N/A
5 Years / Unlimited Miles
Emissions
N/A
N/A
5 Years / 50,000 Miles
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