2008 Escape Specifications




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    TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS



    2008 ESCAPE

    BODY

    Construction

    Unitized welded steel body

    Final Assembly Location

    KCAP

    POWERTRAIN AND CHASSIS

    ENGINE

    Duratec 23, I-4

    Duratec 30, V-6

    Type

    2.3-liter

    3.0-liter

    Configuration

    Aluminum block and aluminum heads

    Aluminum block and aluminum heads

    Valvetrain

    DOHC, 4 valves per cylinder

    DOHC, 4 valves per cylinder

    Bore x stroke

    3.44 x 3.70 in. / 87.5 x 94.0 mm

    3.50 x 3.13 in. / 89 x 79.5 mm

    Displacement

    140 cu. in. / 2,261 cc

    181cu. in. / 2,976 cc

    Compression ratio

    9.7:1

    10.0:1

    Horsepower

    153 @ 5,800 rpm

    200 @ 6,000 rpm

    Horsepower per liter

    66.5

    66.6

    Torque

    152 lb.-ft. @ 4,250 rpm

    193 lb.-ft @ 4,850 rpm

    Recommended fuel

    87 octane unleaded

    87 octane unleaded

    Fuel capacity

    16.5 gallons

    16.5 gallons

    Fuel Injection

    Sequential multi-port electronic

    Sequential multi-port electronic

    Oil Capacity

    4.5 quarts with filter

    6.0 quarts with filter

    Coolant Capacity

    5.3 quarts w/manual / 6.4 quarts w/automatic

    10.5 quarts

    DRIVETRAIN

    Layout

    Front-wheel drive / Intelligent 4WD

    Front-wheel drive / Intelligent 4WD

    TRANSMISSION

    Standard

    5-speed manual overdrive

    4-speed automatic overdrive

    Gear Ratios

    1st

    3.666:1

    2.889:1

    2nd

    2.058:1

    1.571:1

    3rd

    1.310:1

    1.000:1

    4th

    1.030:1

    0.698:1

    5th

    0.837:1

    Reverse

     3.454

    2.310:1

    Final Drive

    Automatic

    4.23:1

    3.77:1

    Manual

    4.13:1 (FWD)

    4.43:1 (4WD)

    SUSPENSION

    Front

    Independent MacPherson struts, coil springs and stabilizer bar

    Rear

    Independent Double Lateral and Semi Trailing Arm Design

    STEERING

    Type

    Power rack and pinion

    Ratio

    17.7:1

    Turning circle curb-to-curb

    36.7 ft

       
       

    BRAKES

    Type

    Four wheel power brakes with standard 4-sensor,

    4-channel anti lock braking system (ABS)

    Front

    11.9-in vented disc

    11.9-in vented disc

    Rear

    10.0-in drum

    10.0-in drum

    Power assist

    Dual Diaphragm

    WHEELS AND TIRES

    Base

    16-in steel, P235/70R16

    Largest

    17-in aluminum,P225/65R17

    DIMENSIONS – Base Vehicle (inches unless otherwise noted)

    EXTERIOR

    Wheelbase

    103.1

    Length

    174.7

    Width

    (Excluding mirrors)

    (Including mirrors)

    (Mirrors folded)

     

    71.1

    81.3

    77.9

    Height

    (without options)

     

    68.0

    Minimum Running Ground Clearance

    8.5

    Track, front/rear

    61.1 / 60.4

    INTERIOR – Base Vehicle

    Seating capacity

    5 passenger

    Headroom

    Front row

    40.4

    Second row

    39.2

    Legroom

    Front row

    41.6

    Second row

    35.6

    Shoulder room

    Front row

    56.6

    Second row

    55.9

    Hip room

    Front row

    53.3

    Second row

    49.1

    WEIGHTS AND CAPACITIES Base Vehicle (pounds unless otherwise noted)

    SAE passenger volume

    99.4 cu. ft.

    Cargo Volume

    66.3 cu. ft. (Behind First Row)

    29.2 cu. ft. (Behind Second Row)

    Maximum towing capacity (properly equipped)

    1,500

    3,500 w/Towing Pkg.

    Base curb weight

    3,272 manual FWD

    3,313 auto FWD

    3,465 auto 4WD

    3,387 FWD

    3,547 4WD

    Fuel Efficiency

    City/HWY (FWD)

    City/Hwy. (4WD)

    4-speed Automatic, 2.3-liter V-4

    23/26 (2007 Fuel Data)

    21/24 (2007 Fuel Data

    4-speed Manual, 2.3-liter V-4

    24/29 (2007 Fuel Data)

    4-speed Automatic, 3.0-liter V-6

    20/24 (2007 Fuel Data)

    19/23 (2007 Fuel Data)

       

    WARRANTY INFORMATION

    Warranty

    3-year, 36,000-mile bumper-to-bumper

    5-year / 60,000 powertrain

    Specifications subject to change.

    2008 ESCAPE HYBRID

    BODY

    Construction

    Unitized welded steel body

    Final Assembly Location

    KCAP

     

    POWERTRAIN AND CHASSIS

       

    GASOLINE ENGINE

    Type

    Duratec 2.3-liter DOHC 16-valve Atkinson cycle

    Configuration

    Aluminum block and aluminum heads

    Valvetrain

    DOHC, 4 valves per cylinder with direct acting mechanical buckets

    Bore x stroke

    3.44 x 3.70 in. / 87.5 x 94.0 mm

    Displacement

    140 cu. in. / 2.3 liters (2,261 cc)

    Compression ratio

    12.3:1

    Horsepower

    133 @ 6,000 rpm

    Horsepower per liter

    57.8

    Torque

    124 lbs.-ft. @ 4,250 rpm

    Recommended fuel

    87 octane unleaded

    Fuel capacity

    15.0 gallons

    Fuel Injection

    Sequential multi-port electronic

    Oil Capacity

    4.5 quarts with filter

    Coolant Capacity

    11.6 quarts

     

    ELECTRIC MOTOR

    Type

    Permanent magnet AC synchronous motor

    Power

    70 kw @ 5,000 rpm

    Voltage

    330V maximum

    Transmission

    Electronically Controlled Continuously Variable Transaxle (eCVT)

     

    DRIVETRAIN

    Layout

    Front-wheel drive / Intelligent 4WD System

     

    SUSPENSION

    Front

    Independent, MacPherson struts, coil springs and stabilizer bar

    Rear

    Independent with Lateral Links and Trailing Arm Design

     

    STEERING

    Type

    Rack and pinion with electric power assist

    Ratio

    19.5:1

    Turning circle curb-to-curb

    36.7 ft.

    BRAKES

    Type

    Four wheel power brakes with standard 4-sensor, 4-channel Anti-lock Braking System (ABS) and Integrated Regenerative Braking

    Front

    11.93–inch vented disc

    Rear

    11.89-inch disc

     

    WHEELS AND TIRES

    Base

    16-in aluminum,P235/70R16

    Largest

    16-in aluminum,P235/70R16

     

    DIMENSIONS (inches unless otherwise noted)

    EXTERIOR

    Wheelbase

    103.1

    Length

    174.7

    Width
    (Excluding Mirrors )
    (Including Mirrors)
    (Mirrors Folded)



    71.1
    81.3
    77.9

    Height (without options)

    68.0

    Track, front/rear

    61.1 / 60.4

     

    INTERIOR

    Seating capacity

    5 passenger

    Headroom

    Front row

    40.4

    Second row

    39.2

    Legroom

    Front row

    41.6

    Second row

    35.6

    Shoulder room

    Front row

    56.6

    Second row

    55.9

    Hip room

    Front row

    53.3

    Second row

    49.1

     

    WEIGHTS AND CAPACITIES (pounds unless otherwise noted)

    Cargo Volume

    Behind First Row Behind Second Row

     

    66.0

    27.8

    Maximum towing capacity (properly equipped)

    1,000

    Base curb weight

    3,638 FWD

    3,794 4WD

    Fuel Efficiency

    City/HWY

    FWD

    36/31 (2007 Fuel Data)

    4 WD

    32/29 (2007 Fuel Data)

     

    WARRANTY INFORMATION

    Warranty

    3-year, 36,000-mile bumper-to-bumper

    5-year / 60,000 powertrain

    Hybrid specific components are covered by a warranty of 8-years or 100,000 miles

    Specifications subject to change.