Compare 2001 Ford Escape specifications by trim levels

Escape is a 5-seat SUV from Ford, which first hit the market back in 2001.

With the price tag ranging from $18,185 to $21,360, the Ford Escape faces the stiff competition with the same-class rivals like Buick Encore, Dodge Journey.

Overview

Wheels

Bulb Size

The Ford Escape has a maximum towing capacity of 3500 lbs, but double check that this applies to the configuration you want.

The Ford Escape boasts the average fuel economy anywhere from 26 to 28 mpg, depending on the petrol type and engine capacity.

The maximum width and height is 70.10mm x 173.00mm respectively and can vary on the basis of model.

Key Specs of 2001 Ford Escape

  • Fuel Tank: 15.3 gal

  • Wheelbase: 103.1 in

  • MPG: 23 city/28 hwy

  • 0-60 mph: 9.7 sec

  • Towing: 3500 lbs

  • Towing capacity: 3500 lbs

  • Curb: 2991 lbs

  • Tires: P225/70SR15.0 BSW AS

  • Cargo: 34.8 cu.ft

  • Passenger capacity: 5

  • Dimensions(LxWxH): 173 x 70.1 x 67.8



2001 Ford Escape Price, Review, Ratings and Pictures

The Ford Escape is offered in 4 trim levels. Compare the trim levels to ensure you will have the desired features and will not pay for the unnecessary upgrades

Our comprehensive charts with interior and exterior specs are also designed to give you thorough details about Ford Escape safety features and entertainment system, technical aspects, and so on.

Compare the Ford Escape specifications & features by choosing the necessary trim level & year of manufacture.

Specs

    • Main Info

    • Body Style SUV

    • Doors 4

    • Engine

    • Horsepower 127 hp @ 5400

    • Torque 135 lb-ft.

    • 0-60mph / 0-100kmh 8.9 - 9.7 sec

    • 1/4 mile time 17.5 - 18.3 sec

    • Dimensions

    • Length 173 in

    • Width 70.1 in

    • Height 67.8 in

    • Wheelbase 103.1 in

    • Curb Weight 2991 lbs

    • GVWR 4140 lbs

    • Towing capacity 3500 lbs

    • Turning radius 17.7 ft

    • CAPACITY

    • Seats 5

    • Passenger volume 100

    • FUEL

    • Fuel tank 15.3 gal

    • City 22 - 23 mpg

    • Combined 24 - 26 mpg

    • Highway 26 - 28 mpg

    • Highway range 397.8 - 428.4 mi



Specifications

XLS 4dr Front-wheel Drive

XLT 4dr Front-wheel Drive

XLS 4dr 4x4

XLT 4dr 4x4

Exterior length
173.00 in 173.00 in 173.00 in 173.00 in
Exterior body width
70.10 in 70.10 in 70.10 in 70.10 in
Exterior height
67.80 in 67.80 in 67.80 in 67.80 in
Horsepower
127 127 127 127
Torque
135 135 135 135
Fuel economy - city
23 mpg 23 mpg 22 mpg 22 mpg
Fuel economy - highway
28 mpg 28 mpg 26 mpg 26 mpg
0-60mph / 0-100kmh (s)
9.70 seconds 9.70 seconds 8.90 seconds 8.90 seconds
1/4 mile time
18.30 seconds 18.30 seconds 17.50 seconds 17.50 seconds
Bore-and-Stroke
3.39/3.52 " 3.39/3.52 " 3.39/3.52 " 3.39/3.52 "
Curb weight
2991.00 lbs 2991.00 lbs 3133.00 lbs 3133.00 lbs
Gross vehicle weight rating (GVWR)
4140.00 lbs 4140.00 lbs 4300.00 lbs 4300.00 lbs
Front gross axle weight rating (GAWR)
2149.00 lbs. 2149.00 lbs. 2209.00 lbs. 2209.00 lbs.
Rear gross axle weight rating (GAWR)
2250.00 lbs. 2250.00 lbs. 2400.00 lbs. 2400.00 lbs.
Maximum Trailer Weight
3500.00 lbs. 3500.00 lbs. 3500.00 lbs. 3500.00 lbs.
Wheelbase
103.10 in 103.10 in 103.10 in 103.10 in
Front track
61.20 " 61.20 " 61.20 " 61.20 "
Rear track
61.00 " 61.00 " 61.00 " 61.00 "
Turning radius
17.70 17.70 17.70 17.70
Front legroom
41.60 in 41.60 in 41.60 in 41.60 in
Rear legroom
36.40 in 36.40 in 36.40 in 36.40 in
Front headroom
40.40 in 40.40 in 40.40 in 40.40 in
Rear headroom
39.20 in 39.20 in 39.20 in 39.20 in
Front hip room
53.40 in 53.40 in 53.40 in 53.40 in
Rear hip room
49.00 in 49.00 in 49.00 in 49.00 in
Front shoulder room
56.30 in 56.30 in 56.30 in 56.30 in
Rear shoulder room
55.90 in 55.90 in 55.90 in 55.90 in
Luggage volume
34.80 cu.ft. 34.80 cu.ft. 34.80 cu.ft. 34.80 cu.ft.
Luggage volume (max)
63.30 cu.ft. 63.30 cu.ft. 63.30 cu.ft. 63.30 cu.ft.
Passenger volume
100 cu.ft. 100 cu.ft. 100 cu.ft. 100 cu.ft.
Fuel tank
15.30 gal. 15.30 gal. 15.30 gal. 15.30 gal.

Interior Features

XLS 4dr Front-wheel Drive

XLT 4dr Front-wheel Drive

XLS 4dr 4x4

XLT 4dr 4x4

12V DC power outlet
2 3 2 3
Seatback storage pockets
2 2

Exterior Features

XLS 4dr Front-wheel Drive

XLT 4dr Front-wheel Drive

XLS 4dr 4x4

XLT 4dr 4x4

Door count
4 doors 4 doors 4 doors 4 doors
Front tires
P225/70SR15.0 BSW AS P225/70SR15.0 OWL AS P225/70SR15.0 BSW AS P225/70SR15.0 OWL AS
Wheels
15" silver styled steel 15" silver alloy 15" silver styled steel 15" silver alloy
Sunroof
1st row regular power sliding and tilting glass 1st row regular power sliding and tilting glass

Seats

XLS 4dr Front-wheel Drive

XLT 4dr Front-wheel Drive

XLS 4dr 4x4

XLT 4dr 4x4

Standard seating
5 5 5 5

Entertainment System

XLS 4dr Front-wheel Drive

XLT 4dr Front-wheel Drive

XLS 4dr 4x4

XLT 4dr 4x4

Speakers
4 4 4 4
Amplifier
premium premium

Safety and Security Features

XLS 4dr Front-wheel Drive

XLT 4dr Front-wheel Drive

XLS 4dr 4x4

XLT 4dr 4x4

Mechanical Features

XLS 4dr Front-wheel Drive

XLT 4dr Front-wheel Drive

XLS 4dr 4x4

XLT 4dr 4x4

Axle ratio
4.58 4.58 4.58 4.58

Other Specs

XLS 4dr Front-wheel Drive

XLT 4dr Front-wheel Drive

XLS 4dr 4x4

XLT 4dr 4x4

Maximum towing capacity
3500 lbs. 3500 lbs. 3500 lbs. 3500 lbs.