Well-equipped with features and loaded with capability, the 2012 Ford Escape is a top contender for Nebraska Ford shoppers seeking the perfect travel companion.
New car customers in the market for one of the most practical and durable vehicles in the Ford lineup can rely on Sid Dillon Crete, a prominent Nebraska Ford dealer serving Omaha, to stock a wide variety of 2012 Escape models. In addition to an extensive selection of new and pre-owned vehicles, the Nebraska Ford dealer makes car loans easy with its financing and service departments. Schedule a test drive today at Sid Dillon Crete by calling 402-309-9484.
Now available at Sid Dillon Crete, the 2012 Ford Escape is a compact SUV is a versatile vehicle, fit for a long road trip or just everyday errands.
With more than 1 million Escapes sold so far, the compact SUV continues to reel in car shoppers with its power, efficiency and practicality. A 2.5-liter four-cylinder engine comes standard on the 2012 Escape, promising Nebraska Ford drivers 28 miles per gallon on the highway.
For car shoppers who place performance as their utmost priority, there is also an available 3.0-liter V6 engine that pumps out 240 horsepower and delivers 25 miles to the gallon on the highway. Standard on Escape is a 2.5-liter four-cylinder engine delivering fuel economy of 21 mpg city and 28 mpg highway.
As Nebraska Ford shoppers are growing to expect in the Ford lineup, there are plenty of green features built into the Escape. Standard on the 2012 model, Earth-friendly cloth covers the seats. The fabric is made from 100 percent post-industrial materials, including polyester fibers that would have otherwise wound up in the landfills. In addition, the cushions employ a bio-based polyurethane foam made from the oils soybeans and other plants. Other than just “green,” the durable, cozy and stylish fabrics makes it a perfect addition in the Escape.
For Nebraska Ford drivers who opt for a V6 engine, they’ll enjoy it’s flex-fuel capability. A flex-fuel engine is designed to function off standard unleaded gasoline or E85 alternative fuel. This flexibility permits the driver to choose E85 fuel, which is a combination of 85 percent ethanol and 15 percent conventional gasoline.
In addition to its unbeatable capability and eco-friendly features, the 2012 Ford Escape of course has first-rate safety features to offer. The vehicle uses an intelligent four-wheel-drive system that works automatically to help prevent slippage when traveling in less-than-desirable weather conditions.
The system has the ability to transfer torque away from the front wheels, helping cut down the type of understeer often associated with front-wheel-drive vehicles, providing improved vehicle control. When combined with traction control or the AdvanceTrac® with RSC® (Roll Stability Control™) system, a high degree of torque can move to the wheel with the best traction, even if the other three wheels lack traction.
With a number of eco-friendly features and impressive capability, shoppers at Sid Dillon Crete will find the 2012 Ford Escape to be a top contender. To learn more about the 2012 Escape, contact the Nebraska Ford dealer at 402-309-9484.