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2016 Ford Escape for Sale in Chicago, IL

The 2016 Ford Escape for Sale in Chicago, IL is indeed one of the best compact SUVs that money can buy. The Ford Escape’s strong reputation for reliability and durability is an assurance that this SUV will serve way longer than most other similar SUVs will.


This SUV also offers an intriguing combination of lively, agile handling, potent power, impressive fuel efficiency and outstanding capability that sets it apart from the other SUVs in its class. It is also very reasonably priced. Therefore, you will never regret getting this SUV.



2016 Ford Escape Experience

You will be sure to love the fun-to-drive nature of the 2016 Ford Escape for Sale in Chicago, IL. Most SUVs are heavy and cannot make quick maneuvers, but this is not the case with 2016 Ford Escape. The Escape boasts a lightweight yet strong body and a car-based unibody construction that enables it to respond quickly to the slightest steering inputs much like a small, agile car.

The 2016 Ford Escape also offers exceptional stability and control thanks to its Torque Vectoring Control system and its Curve Control system. Torque Vectoring Control adjusts the speed between the front wheels simultaneously to reduce understeer and enhance cornering agility, while Curve Control slows the SUV down using four-wheel braking intervention and throttle reduction when it senses that you are going too fast into a particular curve. Therefore, with this SUV you can confidently make quick maneuvers and turns, and even accelerate through corners.



Power of the 2016 Ford Escape for Sale in Chicago, IL

In terms of power and capability, the 2016 Ford Escape for Sale in Chicago, IL also has a lot to offer. Standard on the S trims and available on the SE trims is a 2.5L i-VCT I-4 engine rated at 168 hp and 170 lb-ft of torque. Standard on the SE and Titanium trims is a 1.6L EcoBoost® I-4 engine that puts out 178 hp and 184 lb-ft of torque.


The most powerful engine on offer is a 2.0L EcoBoost I-4 engine that generates 240 hp and 270 lb-ft of torque; this engine is available on the SE and Titanium trims. Models that come with the 2.0L EcoBoost can race from zero to 60 mph in an impressive seven seconds. The same models are also capable of towing up to 3500 pounds, which is one of the highest towing capacities in its class.

To find out more about the 2016 Ford Escape, come to Gillespie Ford at 18834 W Grand Ave in Gurnee, IL 60031 serving Chicago, IL. You can also call us at 847-281-5507.