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Ford Escape Hybrid 2008 Base Specs, Trims & Colors

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Showing the 2008 Ford Escape Hybrid Base 4dr Front-wheel Drive
$3,208-$11,084 Current Listing Price
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Seats 5
Door Count 4
Engine 133-hp, 2.3-liter I-4 (gas hybrid)
Transmission 2-speed CVT w/OD
Torque 124 lbs.-ft. @ 4,250 rpm
Drivetrain FWD
Towing Capacity 1,000 lbs.
Payload Capacity 1,040 lbs.
Combined MPG
Warranty Bumper-to-Bumper, 36 mo/36,000 mi


Exterior (7)
Black Clearcoat
Black Pearl Slate Clearcoat Metallic
Kiwi Clearcoat Metallic
Light Ice Blue Clearcoat Metallic
Oxford White Clearcoat
Tungsten Gray Clearcoat Metallic
Interior (1)



Engine 133-hp, 2.3-liter I-4 (gas hybrid)
Brake assistance S
Remote activated perimeter/approach lights S
Manual adjustable front head restraints S
Underbody mounted spare tire w/crankdown S
Remote keyless entry S
Side-impact bars S
Seat-mounted driver and passenger side-impact airbags S
Adjustable front head restraints S
Compact spare tire S
Height adjustable front seatbelts S
Four-wheel ABS brakes S
Occupant sensing airbags S
Front ventilated disc brakes S
Tailgate/rear door lock S
Driver and passenger front-impact airbags S
4 ABS channels S
Safety Canopy System(TM) curtain 1st and 2nd row overhead airbag S
Tailgate/rear door lock included with power door locks S
Power door locks S
Rear child safety locks S
4 wheel disc brakes S
Panic alarm S
Brake assist S
Front passenger airbag occupancy sensor S
3 rear head restraints S
Perimeter/approach lights S
Front seatbelt pre-tensioners S
3 point rear center seatbelt S
Dual front airbags S
Four-wheel disc brakes S
Immobilizer S
Curtain 1st and 2nd row overhead airbags S
Dual front side impact airbags S
Transmission 2-speed CVT w/OD
Engine liters 2.3
Engine orientation transverse
Ignition type spark
Horsepower 133-hp @ 6,000 rpm
Aluminum cylinder block S
Recommended fuel gasoline hybrid
Fuel tank capacity 15.0 gal.
Torque 124 lbs.-ft. @ 4,250 rpm
Aluminum cylinder head S
Cylinder configuration I-4
Fuel economy city 34 mpg
Fuel economy highway 30 mpg
# of valves 16
Sequential MPI S
Automatic transmission continuously variable
Single stainless steel exhaust S
Recommended fuel gasoline hybrid
Engine 2.3L I-4 DOHC 133hp
Block heater O
Front-wheel drive S
Transmission lock-up torque converter S
Battery amp hours (52Ah)
Transmission oil cooler S
Fuel tank capacity 15.0gal.
Regenerative brakes S
250 battery pack modules S
550 CCA battery S
Sequential multi-point fuel injection S
Transmission electronic control S
Axle ratio 3.04
Overdrive S
Battery-rundown protection S
Alternator S
Battery pack voltage (330) S
Nickel metal hydride battery pack S
Transmission electronic control S
Overdrive S
Four wheel independent suspension S
Rear coil springs S
Front anti-roll bar S
Rack and pinion steering S
Front coil springs S
Gas-pressurized front shocks S
P235/70TR16.0 BSW AS tires S
Front wheel size 16"
Gas-pressurized rear shocks S
16" wheels S
Independent rear multi-link suspension S
Front tires 235/70R16
Speed-sensing electric power-assist rack-pinion steering S
Alloy wheels S
Rear wheel size 16"
Rear tires 235/70R16
Steel spare wheel S
Independent front strut suspension w/anti-roll bar S
Power steering S
Speed-sensing steering S
Power remote heated folding side-view door mirrors O
Black door handles S
Roof rack (load 100 lbs.) O
Liftgate rear cargo door S
Body-colored front bumper with chrome rub strip O
Rear step bumper S
Front license plate bracket O
Grille chrome
Body-colored door handles O
Running boards O
Body-colored front and rear bumpers S
Metallic paint O
Power remote folding side-view door mirrors S
Rear cargo liftgate
Fully galvanized steel body material S
Roof rack rails only
Power door mirrors S
Heated door mirrors O
4 doors S
Chrome grille S
Roof rack load 100lbs.
Bin instrument-panel storage S
Power windows S
Driver and passenger-side visor mirrors S
Remote keyless entry S
Power rear windows S
Rear door bins S
1-touch down S
Illuminated passenger vanity mirror O
Navigation system O
Full floor console with covered box S
Power windows with driver 1-touch down S
Retained accessory power S
Auto-locking doors S
Day-night rearview mirror S
Passenger vanity mirror S
Seatback storage pockets 2
Front cupholders S
Automatic temperature control S
Passenger manual folding mirror S
Remote window controls rear window only
Mini overhead console with storage O
Glove box S
Manual sunshade O
Driver manual folding mirror S
Steering wheel with manual tilting S
2 12V DC power outlets S
Overhead console O
Driver vanity mirror S
Rear cupholders S
Air conditioning S
Front dual zone A/C S
Window FOB controls rear window only
Illuminated driver vanity mirror O
Illuminated driver and passenger-side visor mirrors O
Driver and passenger door bins S
Tilt steering wheel S
Keyfob rear window remote release S
1 AC power outlet O
Power glass tilting and sliding moonroof O
Sunshade O
Integrated key/remote S
Keyfob (all doors) remote keyless entry S
Auto-dimming rearview mirror O
Automatic dual-zone front air conditioning S
Cruise control with steering wheel controls S
12V DC power outlet 2
Illuminated entry S
Audio media storage S
1st row express open sliding and tilting glass sunroof O
Power rearmost windows S
Front and rear cupholders S
Cruise control S
Leather upholstery O
Power height-adjustable driver seat S
Max. seating capacity of 5 S
Driver and passenger heated-cushions O
Premium cloth upholstery S
Front center armrest S
Carpet front and rear floor mats S
Rear 60-40 split-bench seat S
Driver and passenger heated-seatbacks O
Plastic trunk lid/rear cargo door S
Cargo cover O
8-way driver seat adjustment S
Chrome/metal-look interior accents S
Power driver cushion tilt S
Front seats bucket
Premium cloth front and rear seat upholstery S
Carpet cargo space S
Front bucket seats S
Heated front seats O
Leather steering wheel O
Max seating capacity 5
Height adjustable driver seat S
Leather front and rear seat upholstery O
Roll-up cargo cover O
Chrome interior accents S
Rear seat flip forward cushion/seatback S
6-way power driver seat S
4-way passenger seat adjustment S
Cargo space floor carpet
Power driver fore/aft adjustment S
Urethane shift knob S
Cargo light S
Carpet floor covering S
Metal-look instrument panel insert, door panel insert, console insert S
Driver cushion tilt S
Manual reclining driver and passenger seats S
Split fold rear bench seat S
Manual passenger fore/aft adjustment S
Full cloth headliner S
Floor mats S
320W amplifier O
7 performance speakers O
AM/FM/Satellite-prep with seek-scan, 6-disc in-dash CD player O
7 Audiophile(R) performance speakers O
Fixed antenna S
6-disc CD changer O
7 premium speakers O
Steering-wheel mounted audio controls S
Steering wheel mounted audio controls S
1 1st row LCD monitor O
Premium audio system O
Radio data system S
AM/FM radio S
Speed sensitive volume O
Primary monitor touchscreen S
AM/FM/Satellite-prep with seek-scan, single in-dash CD player S
CD player S
SIRIUS AM/FM/Satellite with seek-scan, single in-dash CD player O
4 speakers S
1st row LCD monitors 1
Speed-sensitive volume O
Amplifier O
Radio grade AM/FM/Satellite-prep with seek-scan, 6-disc in-dash CD player O
CD-MP3 decoder S
Key-in-ignition warning S
Door-ajar warning S
Oil-pressure warning S
Low-washer-fluid warning S
Traction battery level O
Power/regen S
Rear window defroster S
Tachometer S
Variable intermittent wipers S
Tire pressure sensors S
Analog display S
Battery warning S
Lights-on warning S
Trunk-ajar warning S
Variably intermittent wipers S
Reverse sensing system rear
Trip odometer S
Deep-tinted windows S
Low-fuel warning S
Front reading lights S
Compass O
Low-tire-pressure warning S
Dome light with fade S
Variable instrument panel lighting S
In-dash clock S
Systems monitor S
Brake-fluid warning S
Rear window wiper S
Fully automatic headlights S
Fixed interval rear window wiper S
Outside-temperature display S
Rear parking sensors O
Deep tinted windows S
Outside temperature display S
Front fog lights S
Delay-off aero-composite halogen headlamps S
Voltmeter S
Trip computer S
Flip-up rear windshield S
Delay-off headlights S
Turning radius 18.3'
Interior cargo volume seats folded 66.0 cu.ft.
Engine torque 124 lbs.-ft. @ 4,250 rpm
Front hiproom 53.3"
Departure angle 29 degrees
Interior cargo volume 27.8 cu.ft.
Valvetrain DOHC
Front GAWR 2,380 lbs.
Interior cargo height 38.9"
Engine type I-4
Wheelbase 103.1"
Interior cargo length 59.0"
Curb weight 3,638 lbs.
Front curb weight 2,087 lbs.
Interior cargo width (max.) 52.6"
Rear headroom 39.2"
Payload 1,040 lbs.
Front headroom 40.4"
Rear tread 60.4"
Maximum interior cargo volume 66.0 cu.ft.
Ground clearance (min.) 8.6"
Approach angle 25 degrees
Rear hiproom 49.1"
Exterior body width 71.1"
Interior cargo width (min.) 40.8"
Ramp breakover angle 21 degrees
GVWR 4,680 lbs.
Exterior length 174.7"
Ground clearance (min) 218mm (8.6")
Exterior height 67.7"
Rear curb weight 1,551 lbs.
Towing capacity 1,000 lbs.
Compression ratio 12.40 to 1
Load floor height 29.4"
Front axle capacity 2,440 lbs.
Rear axle capacity 2,400 lbs.
Rear GAWR 2,175 lbs.
Front legroom 41.6"
Engine horsepower 133-hp @ 6,000 rpm
Rear shoulder room 55.9"
Interior cargo length to rear seat 35.9"
Valves 16
Engine displacement 138 cu.in.
Fuel economy city 34 mpg
Passenger volume 99.4 cu.ft.
Front shoulder room 56.6"
Fuel tank capacity 15.0 gal.
Front tread 61.1"
Engine bore x stroke 3.4" x 3.7"
Rear legroom 35.6"
Fuel economy highway 30 mpg
Basic warranty (months/miles) 36/36,000
Hybrid electrical components warranty (months/miles) 96/100,000
Corrosion perforation warranty (months/miles) 60/ unlimited
Powertrain warranty (months/miles) 60/60,000
Roadside assistance warranty (months/miles) 60/60,000

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