The 2008 Ford Escape is powerful SUV characterized by its compact exterior features which include a fore grille, LED headlights and boxy nature. It is a perfect SUV for both city and off-road utilities managing to perform at 22mpg in the city and 28mpg in the highway.
Compared to other SUVs, it is pretty much fuel efficient. The 2008 Ford Escape is powered by a 3.0l V6 engine that can produce an average of 200hp and 6000 lbs of torque. The engine is connected to a 4 speed automatic transmission although a 5 speed manual option is available in other versions.
The SUV comes in 3 trim levels; XLS manual, XLS automatic and XLT.