2021 Ford Escape Trim Differences | Bainbridge, GA

The 2021 Ford Escape is designed for those always on the go, whether you're cheering your kids on at their sports event or planning weekend getaways to the local lake. The 2021 Escape has four trim levels, with three of the four giving you access to alternate eco-friendly powertrains. Below, the RiverBend Ford team has curated information about the 2021 Ford Escape trims for you to peruse.

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2021 Ford Escape S

2021 Ford EscapeS

Standardly-equipped with a driver assistance safety suite known as Ford Co-Pilot360, the 2021 Ford Escape S is one to consider.

MSRP: Starting at $24,885

Key Features:

  • 1.5L EcoBoost®
  • Eight-speed automatic transmission
  • 17-in. steel wheels with Sparkle Silver painted covers
  • Automatic on/off headlamps
  • Rear spoiler
  • Black grille with black surround
  • Daytime running lamps
  • Dual chrome exhaust tips
  • Ford Co-Pilot360
    • Blind spot information system (BLIS®) with cross-traffic alert
    • Pre-collision assist with automatic emergency braking
    • Auto high-beam headlamps
    • Lane keeping system
    • Rear view camera
  • SYNC® with 4.2-in. LCD display
  • AM/FM stereo with 6 speakers
  • FordPass Connect app
  • Remote keyless entry system
  • Ice Blue® instrument panel cluster lighting
  • Rotary gear shift dial
  • Second-row sliding seats with 60/40 split/fold down
  • Single-zone manual climate control
  • Driver's side one-touch down power windows
  • Six-way manual driver's seat
  • Four-way manual front passenger's seat

2021 Ford Escape SE

2021 Ford EscapeSE

Built for those who crave more premier features, the 2021 Ford Escape SE will keep you going over every mile.

MSRP: Starting at $26,610

Key Features:

  • Black mesh grille with chrome surround
  • 17-in. Shadow Silver painted aluminum wheels
  • SYNC 3 with 8-in. LCD display
  • SiriusXM® Satellite Radio
  • Intelligent access with push button start
  • Unique cloth front bucket seats

2021 Ford Escape SE Hybrid

2021 Ford EscapeSE Hybrid

The 2021 Ford Escape SE Hybrid adds an energy-efficient hybrid powertrain to the SE trim lineup and includes interior upgrades to entice you further.

MSRP: Starting at $27,605

Key Features:

  • 2.5L iVCT Atkinson-cycle I4 hybrid engine
  • 6.5-in. color LCD instrument cluster
  • Dual-zone electronic automatic climate control

2021 Ford Escape King Ranch

2021 Ford EscapeSE Plug-in Hybrid

Keep the focus on eco-conscious driving when you choose a 2021 Ford Escape SE Plug-in Hybrid, which includes features from the SE and SE Hybrid trims, plus:

MSRP: Starting at $32,650

Key Features:

  • 2.5L iVCT Atkinson-cycle I4 plug-in hybrid engine
  • 18-in. machined aluminum wheels

2021 Ford Escape SEL

2021 Ford EscapeSEL

The 2021 Ford Escape SEL makes driving in the winter months a little more bearable.

MSRP: Starting at $29,205

Key Features:

  • 18-in. machined face aluminum wheels with Dark Stainless painted pockets
  • Power liftgate
  • Fog lamps
  • Heated glass side mirrors
  • LED signature lighting
  • Black roof rack side rails
  • Reverse sensing system
  • Remote start system
  • Heated steering wheel
  • Ten-way power driver's seat
  • One-touch up/down front and rear windows
  • Heated front seats
  • ActiveX premium upholstery
  • Dual-zone electronic automatic temperature control

2021 Ford Escape SEL Hybrid

2021 Ford EscapeSEL Hybrid

The 2021 Ford Escape SEL Hybrid adds memory settings for the driver's seat and side view mirrors to make returning these features back to your preferred positions simple. You'll also love the SEL features you'll find equipped, as well as the hybrid powertrain.

MSRP: Starting at $30,200
2021 Ford Escape SEL Plug-in Hybrid

2021 Ford EscapeSEL Plug-in Hybrid

The 2021 Ford Escape SEL Plug-in Hybrid takes the features from previous SEL iterations and enhances fuel economy with a plug-in hybrid powertrain.

MSRP: Starting at $35,510
2021 Ford Escape Titanium

2021 Ford EscapeTitanium

Enhance your daily drive beyond recognition when you slide into a 2021 Ford Escape Titanium, which is crafted with all of the premium fixings available in the Escape lineup.

MSRP: Starting at $35,755

Key Features:

  • 2.0L EcoBoost® I4 engine
  • 19-in. machined face aluminum wheels with Dark Tarnish painted pockets
  • Hands-free foot-activated liftgate
  • LED fog lamps
  • Rain-sensing wipers
  • Active Park Assist 2.0
  • Ford Co-Pilot360 Assist+
    • Adaptive cruise control with stop-and-go
    • Evasive steering
    • Lane centering and speed sign recognition
    • Voice activated touchscreen navigation system
    • SiriusXM Traffic and Travel Link®
  • 12.3-in. full digital instrument cluster
  • Wireless charging pad
  • Ten-speaker B&O® sound system with subwoofer
  • Universal garage door opener
  • Six-way power front passenger's seat

2021 Ford Escape Titanium Hybrid

2021 Ford EscapeTitanium Hybrid

You'll appreciate your 2021 Ford Escape Titanium even more when you choose the Titanium Hybrid version. The fuel-efficiency associated with this powertrain will keep your gas station bills low.

MSRP: Starting at $33,300
2021 Ford Escape Titanium Plug-in Hybrid

2021 Ford EscapeTitanium Plug-in Hybrid

Keep going, the party never stops in the 2021 Ford Escape Titanium Plug-in Hybrid, which is equipped with all of the luxe features on the Titanium, plus a fuel-saving plug-in hybrid powertrain.

MSRP: Starting at $38,585

2020 Ford Esscape in blue towing boat on highway through a forest

Sporty lines greet the onlooker when laying eyes upon the redesigned 2020 Ford Escape. Constantly on the move, this Ford SUV includes distinctive features on each trim level, so which one will suit you best? This Ford Escape S vs. SE vs. SE Sport Hybrid vs. SEL vs. Titanium comparison aims to help you in your research, so read on to learn more.

RiverBend Ford in Bainbridge, GA, has a substantial model inventory to explore. Once you've found a choice model, match it with a lease deal to accrue savings. Reach out to one of our representatives by phone at (877) 340-0441 if you have any questions.

2020 Ford EscapeS

2020 Ford Escape S in gold
Starting MSRP $24,885

Key Features & Specs

Do you need only the essentials for a comfortable drive? The 2020 Ford Escape S includes a wide selection of safety features, interior accommodations, and exterior embellishments that were designed for your enrichment. Review the standard features of the Escape S below.

  • 1.5L EcoBoost® engine
  • 17-in. steel wheels with Sparkle Silver-painted covers 
  • Post-collision braking
  • Traction control
  • Second-row sliding seats, 60/40 split fold-down
  • FordPass Connect™
  • SYNC®
  • Ice Blue® Instrument Panel Cluster Lighting
  • 4.2-in. instrument cluster
  • Pre-collision assist with automatic emergency braking
  • Lane-keeping system
  • BLIS® with Cross-Traffic Alert
  • Personal Safety System™
  • Safety Canopy® System
  • SOS Post-Crash Alert System™
  • Rear view camera
  • AdvanceTrac® with RSC®
  • SecuriLock® Passive Anti-Theft System
  • Remote keyless entry system

2020 Ford EscapeSE

2020 Ford Escape SE in silver
Starting MSRP $27,095

Key Features & Specs

If you're interested in upgrades to existing features designed to make this SUV pop out, turn to the 2020 Escape SE. This trim includes:

  • 17-in. Shadow Silver-painted aluminum wheels
  • SYNC® 3
  • Ten-way power driver's seat
  • Heated front seats
  • Electronic automatic temperature control
  • SiriusXM® Satellite Radio
  • Intelligent access with push-button start
  • Heated body-color exterior mirrors
  • SecuriCode™ Keyless Entry Keypad

2020 Ford EscapeSE Sport Hybrid

2020 Ford Escape 2020 Ford Escape in blue
Starting MSRP $28,255

Key Features & Specs

Are you searching for an eco-friendly SUV option that also provides some added perks? Review the following list to see what to expect from the 2020 Ford Escape SE Sport Hybrid.

  • Hybrid 2.5L iVCT Atkinson-Cycle I4 engine
  • 17-in. Ebony Black-painted aluminum wheels
  • 12.3-in. full digital instrument cluster
  • Leather-wrapped steering wheel
  • Black exterior mirrors

2020 Ford EscapeSEL

2020 Ford Escape SEL in gold
Starting MSRP $29,255

Key Features & Specs

Are you interested in beneficial amenities that will ease your day-to-day life? The 2020 Escape SEL may prove of interest, so read through the following features included.

  • 18-in. machined-face aluminum wheels with Dark Stainless-painted pockets
  • Reverse sensing system
  • ActiveX™ upholstery
  • Driver's seat and exterior mirrors with memory
  • SiriusXM® Traffic with Travel Link®
  • Heated steering wheel
  • Power windows with one-touch-up/down front and rear
  • Hands-free, foot-activated liftgate
  • Black roof rack side rails

2020 Ford EscapeTitanium

2020 Ford Escape Titanium
Starting MSRP $33,400

Key Features & Specs

For the ultimate in premium features, turn to the 2020 Ford Escape Titanium. This trim includes:

  • 19-in. machined-face aluminum wheels with Dark Tarnish-painted pockets
  • Adaptive cruise control with stop-and-go and lane centering
  • Leather-trimmed front seats
  • Head-up display
  • Six-way power front passenger seat
  • Bang & Olufsen® sound system with ten speakers
  • Active Park Assist 2.0
  • Universal garage door opener
  • LED fog lamps

Key Comparisons

S vs. SE

Both the Escape S and SE are filled with important features for a smooth drive, so which one you select depends on which features speak to you. The S trim has a six-way manual driver's seat that is replaced with a ten-way power driver's seat on the SE trim. Appreciate a bit of shine with either the 17-in. steel wheels with Sparkle Silver-painted covers equipped to the S trim or the 17-in. Shadow Silver-painted aluminum wheels on the SE trim. The SYNC® 3 infotainment system is standard on the Escape SE but only SYNC® is standard on the S.

SE vs. SEL

If you're searching for premier features, both the 2020 Escape SE and SEL are excellent options. SiriusXM® Satellite Radio is available on the Escape SE, and the Escape SEL adds on the SiriusXM® Traffic with Travel Link® navigation system. The Escape SE has heated front seats to combat winter's chill, and the Escape SEL gives you extra comfort with a heated steering wheel. On the SEL trim, your exterior mirrors will have a memory function, which is not standard on the SE trim. The SE trim exterior mirrors are heated, though.

2020 Ford Escape in red back view driving on winding road throughout a forest

SE vs. Titanium

Escape your worries within either the SE or Titanium trims. The Escape SE trim includes a four-way manual front passenger's seat which receives an upgrade to a six-way power front passenger's seat aboard the Titanium. 19-in. machined-face aluminum wheels with Dark Tarnish-painted pockets are the standard on the Titanium trim, replacing the 17-in. Shadow Silver-painted aluminum wheels on the SE trim. Cloth upholstery on the SE trim is replaced with leather-trimmed upholstery on the Titanium trim.

An exterior shot of a blue 2019 Ford Escape

What Are the Differences Between the 2019 Ford Escape Models?

With four impressive trims to choose from, the 2019 Ford Escape is a must-have addition to your commute. If you're conflicted on the specific trim, let RiverBend Ford assist you with the following trim comparison composed by our team of experts. Our dealership in Bainbridge, GA, has the Escape inventory you've been looking for as well as available lease offers to keep your budget intact. To schedule a test drive with one of our available models, don't hesitate to call our product specialists at (877) 340-0441 or contact us online.

Standard Features

S vs. SE

The two beginning trims for the 2019 Ford Escape have every essential you could need on the road, but which is the best fit for your daily drive? Browse through the following information to determine if the S or SE trim is the perfect addition to your lifestyle.

A red exterior shot of a 2019 Ford Escape

Power and Handling

You need the power in your life that won't disappoint you on those long and short drives. When choosing between the S and SE trims, you have two different engine choices to contend with. Whether you're interested in the 2.5L iVCT I4 with 168 HP and 170 lb.-ft. of torque included with the S or the 1.5L EcoBoost® I4 with 179 HP and 177 lb.-ft. of torque found inside the SE, you won't regret the engine you choose.

Safety Features

The ultimate safety features aren't too far thanks to both the S and SE 2019 Ford Escape models. While each SUV offers similar safety features, certain specs can only be found in either the S or the SE. Browse through the following table to pick the features you want for your daily drive.

S

Starting MSRP: $24,105

Vs.

SE

Starting MSRP: $26,500

  • SecuriLock® passive anti-theft system
  • Personal Safety System™
  • Safety Canopy®

Safety

  • SecuriLock® passive anti-theft system and SecuriCode™ keyless-entry keypad
  • Perimeter alarm
  • SOS Post-Crash Alert System™
A shot of the SYNC3 technology inside of a 2019 Ford Escape

Technology

Always take into account the type of tech that your SUV has installed in the dashboard. Both the 2019 Ford Escape S and SE won't disappoint, but you'll have to determine the best trim for you. Browse the following table for key features that differ the S from the SE.

S

Starting MSRP: $24,105

Vs.

SE

Starting MSRP: $26,500

  • AM/FM/MP3 with six speakers
  • SYNC® enhanced voice recognition communication and entertainment system

Technology

  • AM/FM/MP3 with six speakers
  • SYNC® 3
  • SiriusXM® satellite radio

SEL vs. Titanium

Observing the two highest models available in the 2019 Ford Escape trim lineup, the SEL and Titanium models will surely make your daily commute more interesting. The following information details important differences between these two capable vehicles.

Power and Handling

Both the SEL and Titanium have impactful engines that will challenge your daily routine. The SEL is situated with the 1.5L EcoBoost® I4 with 179 HP and 177 lb.-ft. of torque, while the Titanium is loaded with the 2.0L Twin Scroll EcoBoost® with auto start-stop, 245 HP, and 275 lb.-ft. of torque.

Adaptive cruise control on a 2019 Ford Escape

Groundbreaking Safety Features

You'll always situate yourself into a capable SUV when you choose either the SEL or Titanium. Safety is of the utmost importance for the 2019 Ford Escape. The following table determines key differences between both of these trims.

SEL

Starting MSRP: $28,445

Vs.

Titanium

Starting MSRP: $32,620

  • Halogen reflector headlamps
  • Brake assist
  • Head restraints

Safety

  • Bi-Xenon HID headlamps
  • Body-color mirrors with integrated turn signal indicators and puddle lamps
  • Height adjustable retractable safety belts with three-point on all five seating positions

Technology

A modern driving experience is at the tips of your fingers thanks to the SEL and Titanium trims. The 2019 Ford Escape takes its tech extremely seriously, so browse through the following information to discover the dashboard you're most interested in.

SEL

Starting MSRP: $28,445

Vs.

Titanium

Starting MSRP: $32,620

  • AM/FM/MP3 audio system with six speakers
  • SiriusXM® satellite radio and Traffic with Travel Link®
  • FordPass® Connect

Technology

  • Ten-speaker audio system from Sony®
  • SiriusXM® satellite radio and Traffic with Travel Link®
  • Voice-activated touchscreen navigation system with pinch-to-zoom capability
Interior of a 2019 Ford Escape

Luxurious Interior

Relax every mile of both short and long journeys in the SEL and Titanium Escape trims. Whether you want comfortable seating or luxury features that make the drive more enjoyable, the 2019 Ford Escape is here to help. Highlighted below are the key specs of both the SEL and Titanium SUVs.

SEL

Starting MSRP: $28,445

Vs.

Titanium

Starting MSRP: $32,620

  • Manual day/night rearview mirror
  • Ice Blue® instrument panel cluster lighting
  • Leather-wrapped tilt-and-telescopic steering wheel with cruise and audio controls

Interior

  • Auto-dimming rearview mirror
  • Ambient lighting
  • Heated, leather-wrapped, tilt-and-telescopic steering wheel with cruise and audio controls

Ford Escape: S vs. SE vs. SEL vs. Titanium (2020, 2019)

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