2009 Ford Escape

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$20,435-$33,725
$19,245-$31,135
22 CITY / 26 HWY
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  • Name XLS (FWD 4dr I4 Man) Transmission Manual w/OD MSRP 20435.00 Engine 2.5L/152 City/Hwy MPG 20/28
  • Name XLS (FWD 4dr I4 Auto) Transmission Automatic w/OD MSRP 21645.00 Engine 2.5L/152 City/Hwy MPG 20/28
  • Name XLT (FWD 4dr I4 Auto) Transmission Automatic w/OD MSRP 23455.00 Engine 2.5L/152 City/Hwy MPG 20/28
  • Name Limited (FWD 4dr I4 Auto) Transmission Automatic w/OD MSRP 24920.00 Engine 2.5L/152 City/Hwy MPG 20/28
  • Name XLT (FWD 4dr V6 Auto) Transmission Automatic w/OD MSRP 24465.00 Engine 3.0L/181 City/Hwy MPG 18/26
  • Name Limited (FWD 4dr V6 Auto) Transmission Automatic w/OD MSRP 25920.00 Engine 3.0L/181 City/Hwy MPG 18/26
  • Name Hybrid (FWD 4dr I4 CVT) Transmission CVT Automatic MSRP 29645.00 Engine 2.5L/152 City/Hwy MPG 34/31
  • Name Hybrid Limited (FWD 4dr I4 CVT) Transmission CVT Automatic MSRP 31975.00 Engine 2.5L/152 City/Hwy MPG 34/31
  • Name XLS (4WD 4dr I4 Auto) Transmission Automatic w/OD MSRP 23395.00 Engine 2.5L/152 City/Hwy MPG 19/25
  • Name XLT (4WD 4dr I4 Auto) Transmission Automatic w/OD MSRP 25205.00 Engine 2.5L/152 City/Hwy MPG 19/25
  • Name Limited (4WD 4dr I4 Auto) Transmission Automatic w/OD MSRP 26670.00 Engine 2.5L/152 City/Hwy MPG 19/25
  • Name XLT (4WD 4dr V6 Auto) Transmission Automatic w/OD MSRP 26215.00 Engine 3.0L/181 City/Hwy MPG 17/24
  • Name Limited (4WD 4dr V6 Auto) Transmission Automatic w/OD MSRP 27670.00 Engine 3.0L/181 City/Hwy MPG 17/24
  • Name Hybrid (4WD 4dr I4 CVT) Transmission CVT Automatic MSRP 31395.00 Engine 2.5L/152 City/Hwy MPG 29/27
  • Name Hybrid Limited (4WD 4dr I4 CVT) Transmission CVT Automatic MSRP 33725.00 Engine 2.5L/152 City/Hwy MPG 29/27
INTERIOR
  • Cloth front low-back bucket seats -inc: adjustable head restraints
  • Cloth 60/40 split tip-fold-flat rear bench seat -inc: removable cushion, (3) adjustable head restraints
  • Floor console -inc: (4) cup holders, storage bin, removable interior bin
  • Tilt steering wheel w/cruise control
  • Instrument panel -inc: warning lights
  • Black center cluster surround
  • Ice Blue lighting on center cluster surround
  • Pwr windows w/driver "one-touch-down"
  • Pwr locks
  • Speed control
  • Pwr accessory delay
  • Remote keyless entry w/(2) transmitters
  • SecuriCode passive anti-theft system
  • Air conditioning
  • Rear floor heat ducts
  • Rear window defroster
  • Pwr points w/caps -inc: (1) in floor console, (1) in rear
  • Cloth visors w/covered vanity mirrors
  • Interior lighting w/delay -inc: center dome lamp, map lights, illuminated entry, rear cargo area light
  • Cargo area coat hook.
  • Premium cloth front low-back bucket seats -inc: adjustable head restraints, dual map pockets
  • 6-way pwr driver seat
  • Premium cloth 60/40 split tip-fold-flat rear bench seat -inc: removable cushion, (3) adjustable head restraints
  • Eco-friendly fabric on all seating surfaces
  • Front & rear color-keyed carpeted floor mats
  • Leather-wrapped tilt steering wheel w/cruise control & audio controls
  • Ghin Rime finished center cluster & front door switch bezel trim
  • Keypad entry
  • Message center-inc: compass & outside temp gauge
  • Auto-dimming rearview mirror
  • Overhead storage console
  • Cloth visors w/illuminated vanity mirrors
  • Chrome shifter bezel w/molded in color insert
  • Premium leather front low-back bucket seats -inc: adjustable head restraints, dual map pockets
  • Premium leather 60/40 split tip-fold-flat rear bench seat -inc: removable cushion, (3) adjustable head restraints
  • Leather-wrapped color-keyed tilt steering wheel w/cruise control & audio controls
  • Ebony black finished center cluster & front door switch bezel trim
  • Chrome register bezels
  • Chrome interior door handles
  • Ambient lighting
  • Chrome shifter bezel w/chrome insert
  • Dual electronic auto temp control
  • Heated leather front low-back bucket seats -inc: adjustable head restraints, dual map pockets
  • Reverse sensing
  • Retractable cargo cover
EXTERIOR
  • (4) 16" X 7" 5-spoke cast aluminum wheels
  • (4) P235/70R16 BSW all-season tires
  • Underbody-mounted compact spare tire
  • Body-color front bumper
  • Chrome grille w/body-color lower section
  • Clear lens halogen headlamps w/off-delay
  • Black manual fold-away pwr adjust side mirrors
  • Solar-tinted glass on doors & liftgate
  • Variable intermittent windshield wipers
  • Rear 2-speed wiper w/washer
  • Black full grip ergonomic door handles
  • Black roof side rails
  • Clear lens automatic halogen headlamps w/off-delay
  • Round front fog lamps
  • Privacy glass -inc: rear quarter window & rear window
  • (4) 16" X 7" bright machined aluminum wheels
  • Chrome roof side rails
  • Chrome grille w/lower applique
  • Body-color manual fold-away pwr adjust side mirrors
  • Body-color full grip ergonomic door handles
  • (4) 16" X 7" Hybrid-unique aluminum wheels
  • Body-color grille
  • Pwr moonroof w/one touch open/close
  • Body-color manual fold-away heated pwr adjust side mirrors
  • (4) P235/70R16 OWL all-season tires
MECHANICAL
  • 2.5L DOHC SEFI 16-valve I4 Duratec engine
  • 5-speed manual transmission w/OD
  • Front wheel drive
  • Battery saver feature
  • 4-wheel independent suspension
  • Pwr rack & pinion steering
  • Pwr front disc/rear drum brakes
  • Wheel nut wrench & jack
  • 6-speed automatic transmission w/OD
  • 3.0L DOHC SEFI 24-valve V6 Duratec engine
  • 2.5L 4V I4 Atkinson Cycle hybrid engine
  • Electronically controlled continuously variable transmission
  • Permanent Magnet electric motor
  • 330V sealed nickel-metal hydride (Ni-MH) battery
  • Pwr 4-wheel disc brakes -inc: regenerative braking system
  • Intelligent 4-wheel drive system
PACKAGE
    SAFETY
    • 4-wheel anti-lock braking system
    • Advance Trac with Roll Stability Control
    • Side intrusion door beams
    • Dual stage driver & front passenger airbags -inc: front passenger sensor system
    • Side air bags
    • 1st & 2nd row Safety Canopy
    • Front height-adjustable 3-point safety belts -inc: pretensioners
    • Rear 3-point safety belts
    • Rear outboard LATCH child seat anchors & tethers
    • Belt Minder feature
    • Child safety rear door locks
    • Tire pressure monitoring system
    ENTERTAINMENT
    • AM/FM stereo w/CD/MP3 player -inc: (4) speakers, satellite capable, aux audio input jack
    • Sirius satellite radio -inc: 6-month subscription, receiver module & roof mounted antenna *Activation & programming subject to geographical location & availability*
    • AM/FM stereo w/6-disc in-dash CD/MP3 changer -inc: (4) speakers, aux audio input jack
    • SYNC voice activated communications & entertainment system -inc: Bluetooth capability, steering wheel controls, USB port, audio input jack, electrochromic rearview mirror, 911 assist, vehicle health report
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