If you're looking for a versatile SUV suited to tackle the roads around Deridder, LA, look no further than the Ford Escape. Powerful yet efficient and a spacious ride for the whole family, the Escape is worth a closer look.

To learn more about the Ford Escape and our simplified financing process at Hixson Ford Leesville, continue reading. After you're done, give us a call with any questions!

Ford Escape: Power & Performance

What's under the hood of a vehicle is the determining factor for its overall performance. The Ford Escape comes standardly equipped with a 1.5L EcoBoost® engine and an 8-speed automatic transmission. It'll be no surprise that you'll experience a smooth acceleration merging on the highway with an impressive power output: 181 horsepower and 190 lb-ft of torque.

The Ford Escape has the perfect power-to-efficiency ratio. While it certainly delivers a thrilling ride, you'll expect fewer trips to the fuel pump, something that every driver will love. Its respective powertrain helps the Escape achieve an EPA-estimated 27 city and 33 highway MPG.¹

Ford Escape: Interior Dimensions

With 104 cubic feet of passenger volume, both front and rear riders will have plenty of room to stretch out inside of the Ford Escape. Additionally, passengers will enjoy the following interior dimensions: 

●      Headroom (front/rear): 40 inches/39.3 inches

●      Legroom (front/rear): 42.4 inches/40.7 inches

●      Hip Room (front/rear): 55.2 inches/53.3 inches

●      Shoulder Room (front/rear): 57.6 inches/56 inches

If you're in the market for an SUV, you might already be planning future adventures. With the Escape's immense cargo space, you'll have the capability to pack lots of luggage, equipment, and anything else you need.

The cargo volume measures in at 65.4 cubic feet behind the first row and 37.5 cubic feet behind the second row. To further maximize the cabin space, especially for larger items, easily slide back the standard second-row 60/40 split-fold seats.

Ford Escape: Advanced Technology Features

The Ford Escape gives drivers control of their vehicle with features, like FordPass Connect™. With the downloadable smartphone app, access complimentary features, like starting and stopping your engine, locking or unlocking the doors, and even locating your parked car.

With the available SYNC® 3 system, you'll enjoy your favorite connectivity features, such as Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™. With these features, you can control your phone from your touchscreen display or with the voice recognition feature.

Ford Escape Financing

Once you've opted for a Ford Escape trim that best suits your lifestyle, your next step is to head over to the financing department. Here, we can help you decide on the best plan for you-leasing or buying, both of which come with a variety of benefits.

If you choose to lease the Ford Escape, be sure to ask us about our current lease deals and specials. On the other hand, if you choose to buy, we'll work with banks and lenders to help you lock in the best rates possible.

To get started on the financing process today, simply fill out our convenient online application!

Test Drive the Ford Escape Deridder LA

Now that you've had a look at what the Ford Escape has to offer drivers near Deridder, Louisiana, it's time to check it out in person. To schedule a test drive, contact our team at Hixson Ford Leesville today! Find out why everyone is saying, Hixson Has It: Has a new culture, new attitude, and an easier way.

¹ EPA-estimated city/hwy mpg for the model indicated. See fueleconomy.gov for fuel economy of other engine/transmission combinations. Actual mileage will vary. On plug-in hybrid models and electric models, fuel economy is stated in MPGe. MPGe is the EPA equivalent measure of gasoline fuel efficiency for electric mode operation.

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Hixson Ford of Leesville

11981 Lake Charles Highway
Directions Leesville, LA 71446

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