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Engines & Power

Escape XLS FWD Manual

Nitro SE 4X2

Edge SE FWD

Standard Engine 2.5L 171 hp I4 3.7L 210 hp V6 3.5L 285 hp V6
Horsepower 171 @ 6000 RPM 210 @ 5200 RPM 285 @ 6500 RPM
Torque (lb-ft) 171 @ 4500 RPM 235 @ 4000 RPM 253 @ 4000 RPM
Valves/Valve Configuration 16/DOHC 12/SOHC 24/DOHC
Displacement (cc) 2488 3700 3496
Bore X Stroke (in.) 3.50 X 3.94 3.66 X 3.57 3.64 X 3.41
Compression Ratio 9.7:1 9.7:1 10.8:1
Fuel Type/System Gasoline/SEFI Gasoline/SEFI Gasoline/SEFI
Turbocharger No No No
Supercharger No No No

Transmissions

Escape XLS FWD Manual

Nitro SE 4X2

Edge SE FWD

Standard Transmission 5-Speed Manual Overdrive 4-Speed Automatic Overdrive 6-Speed Automatic Overdrive

Payload & Towing

Escape XLS FWD Manual

Nitro SE 4X2

Edge SE FWD

Passenger Volume (cu. ft.) 99.40 No data 108.40
Cargo Volume (cu. ft.) 29.20 32.10 32.20
Standard Towing (lb.) 1500 2000 2000
Max Towing (lb.) 1500 5000 2000
Standard Payload (lb.) No data 1150 909
Max Payload (lb.) No data 1150 909
Standard GVWR (lb.) 4300 5600 5380
Max GVWR (lb.) No data 5600 5380

Braking & Traction

Escape XLS FWD Manual

Nitro SE 4X2

Edge SE FWD

4 Wheel Drive/All Wheel Drive N/A N/A N/A
ABS Brakes (2 or 4 Wheel) Std. Std. Std.
Automatic Load-Leveling N/A N/A N/A
Electronic Brake Assistance Std. Std. Std.
Limited Slip Differential or Axle N/A N/A N/A
Locking Differential N/A N/A N/A
Traction Control Std. Std. Std.
Vehicle Stability Control System Std. Std. Std.
Next Steps

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