2019 Escape Towing Capacity

January 9th, 2019 by

silver 2019 ford escape towing a yellow dune buggy on a forest highway

The 2019 Ford Escape is a compact SUV that packs a surprising amount of power and utility, so it can handle your towing needs in City Centre. Learn more about Ford Escape towing capabilities and features at Capital Ford Winnipeg, then browse our inventory to find a Ford Escape for sale near you!


How Much Can You Tow With a Ford Escape?

Powerful Ford Escape engines allow this compact SUV to tow whatever you need. The Escape has a 1587 kg maximum towing capacity, but depending on which engine option you choose, this will vary:

  • 680 kg towing capacity with a 2.5L Duratec 4-cylinder engine with FWD
  • 907 kg towing capacity with a 1.5L EcoBoost® engine with FWD or 4WD
  • 1587 kg towing capacity with a 2.0L Twin-Scroll EcoBoost® engine with 4WD

The trailer tow package gives you all the towing features you need for easy hauling, and the optional Intelligent 4WD System provides improved traction control for safer towing.

Increase Your Hauling Capacity With an Escape

The 2019 Ford Escape has a spacious cabin with 2795.1 L of passenger volume, ideal for long trips. This SUV also boasts 1925.6 L of total cargo space, with 40/60 split folding rear seats. You’ll get up to 964.0 L in the trunk area alone, for more hauling power without putting a strain on your towing capabilities our your passengers.
2019 Ford Escape Parked at River

Ford Escape Features for Better Towing

The Escape also comes packed with a wide range of advanced interior safety features and technologies that’ll make getting around with a trailer behind you (or without) much easier:

  • SYNC® Enhanced Voice Recognition and available SYNC® 3
  • Available Ford Safe and Smart™ Package with adaptive cruise control, Lane-Keeping System and more
  • Reverse sensing system with select trims
  • Available foot-activated power liftgate
  • AdvanceTrac® with RSC® (Roll Stability Control™) corrects slippage and steering issues in challenging road conditions
  • Trailer Sway Control in the trailer tow package helps restabilize and correct potential sway

Find Your Next Ford SUV at Capital Ford Winnipeg

Learn more about your SUV options by comparing the Ford Escape vs. Ford Edge, and be sure to check our new vehicle specials when you decide to take home a 2019 Ford Escape or any other model. If you need more towing power but don’t wish to upgrade to a pickup truck, check out the 2019 Ford Explorer towing capacity. You can even look ahead to the 2020 Escape tow ratings. Keep the opinions of auto critics in mind, too, as you make your choice!

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