2020 Ford Escape
#39 of 2020 SUVs
#62 of all 2020 vehicles
The Escape, a mainstay of Ford's lineup since 2001, is a small SUV with seating up to 5. It has technology that is now expected: Android Auto and Apple CarPlay. The Ford Escape has exceptional horsepower for its class, packing substantial oomph. With optional all-wheel drive (AWD), it can easily handle mud, snow, and sand. Ford offers a 3-year, 36,000-mile basic warranty, and a 5-year, 60,000-mile powertrain warranty on its lineup.
We estimate that the 2020 Ford Escape has a vehicle lifetime fatality chance of 0.0379% and a vehicle lifetime injury chance of 4.3226%, meaning the average driver has a 0.0379% chance of dying in an accident if they drive the car under regular conditions for fifteen years, and a 4.3226% chance of being injured.
Compared to the average vehicle, the 2020 Ford Escape is 21% less likely to result in a fatal accident. Compared to other suvs, the 2020 Ford Escape is 10% less likely to result in a fatal accident.
2020 Ford Escape offers AEB optionally. With AEB, the vehicle lifetime fatality chance drops by 14%.
Active safety features with Ford's Co-Pilot360 greatly enhance occupant safety by reducing the likelihood of a crash. Active safety systems that are standard on the Ford Escape include: Pre-Collision Assist with Automatic Emergency Braking, Lane Keeping System, and BLIS Blind Spot Detection with Cross-Traffic Alert.