Ford Escape Automatic, 2009 MY

The Ford Escape is a suv/sports utility vehicle with 5 doors and a front mounted engine which supplies the power through the front wheels. The Ford Escape's engine is a naturally aspirated petrol, 2.5 litre, double overhead camshaft 4 cylinder with 4 valves per cylinder. This unit has an output of 171 bhp (173 PS/128 kW) of power at 6000 rpm, and maximum torque of 232 N·m (171 lb·ft/23.7 kgm) at 4500 rpm. The engine drives the wheels by means of a 6 speed automatic set of gears. Quoted weight at the kerb is 1522 kg.

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Ford Escape Automatic, 2009 MY information summary

What body style?
5 door suv/sports utility vehicle with 4/5 seats
How long?
4437 mm
How heavy?
1522 kg
What size engine?
2.5 litre, 2488 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
173 PS / 171 bhp / 128 kW @ 6000 rpm
How much torque?
232 Nm / 171 ft.lb / 23.7 kgm @ 4500 rpm
How economical?
20/28 US MPG EPA city/highway

Ford Escape models

5 door suv/​sports utility vehicle FF 5M 2488 cm3 173 PS 171 bhp 128 kW 1496 kg
5 door suv/​sports utility vehicle F4 6A 2488 cm3 173 PS 171 bhp 128 kW 1589 kg
5 door suv/​sports utility vehicle FF 6A 2967 cm3 243 PS 240 bhp 179 kW 1552 kg
5 door suv/​sports utility vehicle F4 6A 2967 cm3 243 PS 240 bhp 179 kW 1623 kg

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2009 Ford Escape Automatic data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater suv/sports utility vehicle
Number of doors5
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2619 mm 103.1 inches
Track/tread (front) 1542 mm 60.7 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1529 mm 60.2 inches
Length 4437 mm 174.7 inches
Width 1806 mm 71.1 inches
Height 1725 mm 67.9 inches
Ground clearance 213 mm 8.4 inches
length:wheelbase ratio 1.69
Kerb weight 1522 kg 3355 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 62.5 litres 13.7 UK Gal 16.5 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Ford
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 2.5 litre
2488 cc
(151.827 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 88.9 × 100.1 mm
3.5 × 3.94 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.89
Valve gear double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
4 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output
(SAE net)
173 PS (171 bhp) (128 kW)
at 6000 rpm
Specific output
(SAE net)
68.7 bhp/litre
1.13 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(SAE net)
232 Nm (171 ft·lb) (23.7 kgm)
at 4500 rpm
Specific torque
(SAE net)
93.25 Nm/litre
1.13 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction aluminum block & head
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 9.7:1
Fuel system SMPFI
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1171.8 kPa (170 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 622 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter Y
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed
Power-to-weight ratio 113.91 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
83.78 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
112.35 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.05 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 11.94 kg/kW
19.94 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption 20/28 US MPG EPA city/highway
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km11.8/8.4 l/100km city/highway
km/litre8.5/11.9 km/l city/highway
UK MPG24.0/33.6 UK MPG city/highway
US MPG20.0/28.0 US MPG city/highway
Carbon dioxide emissions
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ?
VED band (UK)
CO2 Effizienz (DE)
chassis
Engine position front
Engine layout transverse
Drive wheels front wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering power assisted rack & pinion
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front P235/70 R 16
Tyres rear P235/70 R 16
Brakes F/R VeDi/Dr-S-ABS
Front brake diameter 302 mm
Rear brake diameter 254 mm
Braked area
Gearbox 6 speed automatic
Top gear ratio 0.75
Final drive ratio 3.51
general
Carfolio.com ID322542
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 19.6
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2009 Ford Escape Automatic added 2013-03-19.
Last modified 2013-03-19.