2016 Ford Escape for Sale in Rockford, IL

Come Test Drive the 2016 Ford Escape at Rock River Block!


Crossovers continue to become increasingly popular. As larger SUVs are more expensive, and cost more to run, crossovers are providing the high ride and capabilities that the larger cousins offer. The 2016 Ford Escape for sale in Rockford, IL, is Ford’s entry into the segment and it has a lot to compete with, so does it have what it takes to compete?

Ford offers two options when it comes to the 2016 Escape's engines. First is the 1.6L 4-cylinder EcoBoost® with an EPA-estimated 23/32 MPG city/hwy1, 179hp, and 184 lbs.-ft. of torque, making it plenty capable. There is also the available 2.0L EcoBoost® that has a meaty 240hp and 270 lb.-ft. of torque, and will still get an EPA-estimated 22/30 MPG city/hwy1. Both have Direct Injection and turbocharging technologies, making these engines efficient, powerful, and fun to drive. Pair either of them with the available 4WD system to tackle any weather mother nature wants to throw at you. The system constantly monitors road conditions, traction, and cornering every 16 milliseconds.

The 2016 Ford Escape for sale in Rockford, IL, can carry anything you need for your adventure, whether thats a day at the beach, or a weekend in the mountains. A cargo volume of 34 cu.ft is already impressive, but with split-folding 60/40 seating, the interior is flexible to fit your needs. Not only is the interior space well thought out, but all your cargo is easily accessed using the available foot-activated lift gate. If you're carrying large items or bags of groceries, simply wave your foot under the bumper sensor to open the liftgate.


The 2016 Ford Escape is full of incredible technology and features, like the new Sync 32 touchscreen system that has a new and innovative voice-activated3 technology, and a new easy to use interface. It has hands-free technology with steering wheel controls, SYNC AppLink4 that will control things like Pandora Internet Radio®5, and navigation. Other options on the2016 Ford Escape include a Panoramic Vista Roof® that provides an incredible view of your souroundings. 

Ford takes safety very seriously and includes several control features, including standard AdvanceTrac® with RSC® (Roll Stability Control) with Curve Control6 that will slow you down when it senses that you're going too fast for a particular curve. Standard Tire Pressure Monitoring System alerts you when your tires are underinflated. To help protect you in a collision, the 2016 Ford Escape features the Personal Safety System, next-generation dual-stage driver and front-passenger airbags, a driver's knee airbag, and front seat-mounted side airbags. There's also the Safety Canopy® System with two-row side-curtain airbags.

The 2016 Ford Escape for sale in Rockford, IL, is full of utility and safety features that will give you peace of mind. With two exciting and efficient engines available, as well as 4WD, there is a configuration to meet your needs. So come to Rock River Block to test drive the 2016 Ford Escape today. 


1 EPA-estimated mpg, FWD. Actual mileage will vary

2 SYNC® is an optional feature. Features/functionality vary by vehicle/model. Driving while distracted can result in loss of vehicle control. Only use SYNC systems/other devices, even with voice commands, when it is safe to do so. Some features may be locked out while the vehicle is in gear. Not all features are compatible with all phones. Message and data rates may apply. Optional Navigation System map updates cannot be received via Wi-fi® and require a separate update.

3 Only on vehicles with SYNC® with MyFord Touch® with voice-activated Navigation system or SYNC with hard drive-based voice-activated Navigation System. Commands may vary by model year.

4 SYNC® AppLink™ is available on select models and compatible with select smartphone platforms. SYNC AppLink is not compatible with MyFord Touch. Commands may vary by phone and AppLink software.

5 PANDORA, the PANDORA logo, and the Pandora trade dress are trademarks or registered trademarks of Pandora Media, Inc. Used with permission. iHeartAuto is a registered trademark of Clear Channel Broadcasting, Inc. Slacker® is a registered trademark of Slacker®, Inc. Stitcher Smart Radio is a registered trademark of Stitcher, Inc. NPR and the NPR logo are registered trademarks of National Public Radio, Inc. Used with permission. Gracenote is a registered trademark of Gracenote, Inc.

6 Driver Assist Features (BLIS®, cross-traffic alert, collision warning, active park assist, adaptive cruise control, and rear view camera) are supplemental and do not replace the driver's attention, judgment and need to control the vehicle