How much can the 2021 Ford Escape tow?

The new 2021 Ford Escape is a compact crossover SUV with exceptional fuel economy and a performance worth noting. This small SUV from the Ford lineup offers three powertrain options, the most advanced and powerful of the three which allows the Ford Escape to tow capacity of up to 3,500 lbs with the Class II Trailer Tow Package—which is more than the average compact SUV can handle. Sans the package, the Ford Escape can tow a bit less at just 2,000 lbs. Still, not bad.

Ford drivers and shoppers near Corpus Christi, TX, will be able to enjoy the 2021 Ford Escape’s fast and efficient performance while also appreciating its sleek, well-styled exterior—a look that will surely stand out among other compact and midsize SUVs. With plenty of interior spaciousness and cargo room for convenience, plus additional storage solutions throughout the cabin, the all-new 2021 Ford Escape is a compact crossover SUV that puts an emphasis on crossover. Take this Ford with you on every adventure. But first, take the 2021 Ford Escape for a test drive at Access Ford of Corpus Christi, TX, to learn more.

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2021 Ford Escape Towing Capacity

2021 Ford Escape Towing Capacity

The all-new 2021 Ford Escape is a compact crossover SUV with pretty impressive trailering capabilities, depending on the engine, drivetrain and other performance specifications. Ford drivers and shoppers near Corpus Christi, TX, looking for a conveniently sized SUV that will get the job done will have found it in the new Ford Escape.

This Ford SUV can tow up to 3,500 lbs when equipped with its optional turbocharged 2.0L four-cylinder engine and the available Class II Trailer Tow Package. It’s pretty great, considering its size and status. Without the towing package, the new 2021 Ford Escape is capable of towing up to 2,000 lbs.

  • Towing capacity of up to 3,500 lbs with Class II Trailer Tow Package
  • Towing capacity of up to 2,000 lbs sans towing package

2021 Ford Escape Towing & Performance Features

The all-new 2021 Ford Escape is capable of towing up to 3,500 lbs with the Class II Trailer Tow Package and the optional turbocharged 2.0L four-cylinder engine, but this compact Ford SUV can do a lot more other than tow. Ford drivers near Corpus Christi, TX, can choose from three different powertrains with the new Ford Escape, including the optional turbocharged 250-hp 2.0L as mentioned earlier, the standard 181-hp 1.5L three-cylinder and the available 221-hp 2.5L four-cylinder engine with hybrid models.

If you know what kind of performance you’re looking for, it’s easy to choose the right powertrain/drivetrain combination with the Ford Escape. With the most efficient 2.5L four-cylinder on the plug-in hybrid, the 2021 Ford Escape gets a fuel economy rating of up to an EPA-estimated 37 highway mpg with electric-only driving. An EPA-estimated 27 city and 33 highway is offered with nonhybrid models. Not bad for the 2021 Ford Escape.

  • EPA-estimated 27 city and 33 highway mpg
  • Turbocharged 250-hp 2.0L four-cylinder engine
  • 181-hp 1.5L three-cylinder engine standard
  • 221-hp 2.5L four-cylinder engine with hybrid models
  • Towing capacity of 3,500 lbs
  • Class II Trailer Tow Package
  • Optional all-wheel-drive system
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2021 Ford Escape Towing & Performance Features
2021 Ford Escape Cargo/Storage Volume

2021 Ford Escape Cargo/Storage Volume

In terms of interior design and configurations, the all-new 2021 Ford Escape has decent interior spaciousness for front and rear passengers as well as impressive maximum cargo volume as a compact crossover SUV. Ford drivers and shoppers near Corpus Christi, TX, can utilize up to 68.5 cubic feet of cargo space with the rear-seat area or up to 37.5 cubic feet in the trunk area alone—a trunk space capable of fitting up to eight carry-on suitcases, while the full cargo space can fit up to 21 cases.

Not only that, but the 2021 Ford Escape comes with some additional convenience features and storage solutions in the front and rear cabin area, including cargo area concealed storage, full floor console with covered storage and the mini overhead console with storage, adding a bit more organization to every adventure.

  • Maximum cargo volume of up to 68.5 cubic feet with seat area
  • Cargo volume of upto 37.8 cubic feet in trunk area
  • Seating for 5
  • Total passenger volume of 104 cubic feet
  • 60/40 folding split-bench seat
  • Full floor console with covered storage
  • Mini overhead console with storage
  • Cargo area concealed storage
  • Cargo Space Lights
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Why Buy From Access Ford in Corpus Christi, TX?

Access Ford of Corpus Christi, TX, is your local Ford dealership with all the essential auto services and an extensive New Ford Inventory. The selection of new Ford vehicles at Access Ford includes the latest, most popular models, including the all-new 2021 Ford Escape. As a premier Ford dealership, Access Ford also offers reliable auto servicing at our Ford Service Center, including routine maintenance like oil changes or tire rotations as well as repair services on your vehicle’s engine, transmission, battery and much more! Schedule your next service appointment with the Service Center to get started.

For those looking to take home a new Ford model, the Finance Center at Access Ford offers various financing and loan services, including the opportunity to get easily approved for an auto loan. Our team of specialists and Ford experts can help you find what you need as a Ford driver in the area. Schedule an appointment today, or visit Access Ford of Corpus Christi, TX, to discuss your needs and learn more about the great options awaiting you as a Ford customer.

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