front and side view of red 2018 ford escape

Does the 2018 Ford Escape Have 4-Wheel Drive?

There are many things drivers look for when they’re getting a new SUV. Interior space, power and features are a few notable attractions for an SUV. But, drivers also love an SUV that has control, as in it has a 4-Wheel Drive (4WD) system. What about the popular 2018 Ford Escape? Does it have a 4WD system? 

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With the 2018 Ford Escape, drivers don’t have to worry about traction and control thanks to its available 4WD system! That’s right, the 2018 Ford Escape does have an available 4WD system that is one of the most innovative and capable available today! 

front interior of 2018 ford escape including steering wheel and infotainment systemThe available Intelligent 4WD system not only works to give drivers better traction on hazardous roads, but it works smarter so that drivers don’t lose efficiency! The 4WD system monitors the traction of the road and conditions every 16 milliseconds, and if it senses possible hazardous conditions, it will automatically transfer torque to the proper wheels for ideal traction. It’s there when you need it, and not when you don’t so you get efficiency and capability! 

How Much can the 2018 Ford Escape Tow? 

Not only is the 2018 Ford Escape steady and always in control but is also incredibly capable for its size! Drivers may not explicitly choose an SUV for its towing ability, but it’s nice to have when you need it! How much can the 2018 Ford Escape tow? 

The 2018 Ford Escape is as capable as they come, and when it’s equipped with the 2.0-liter EcoBoost Class II Trailer Tow Package, it can tow up to 3,500 pounds! So feel free to tow the boat or your camping trailer behind the 2018 Ford Escape, it can handle it! 

Want to learn more about the 2018 Ford Escape? Ready to get behind the wheel of one? Contact our staff at Broadway Automotive for more information or to schedule a test drive today!