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2011 Ford Escape User Reviews

2011 Ford Escape Review Ratings

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Average Ratings from 11 reviews

  • Performance:4.7 out of 5 stars4.7 out of 5 stars4.7 out of 5 stars4.7 out of 5 stars4.7 out of 5 stars 4.7 / 5
  • Appearance:5 out of 5 stars5 out of 5 stars5 out of 5 stars5 out of 5 stars5 out of 5 stars 5 / 5
  • Build Quality:4.7 out of 5 stars4.7 out of 5 stars4.7 out of 5 stars4.7 out of 5 stars4.7 out of 5 stars 4.7 / 5
  • Overall: 4.7 out of 5 stars4.7 out of 5 stars4.7 out of 5 stars4.7 out of 5 stars4.7 out of 5 stars 4.7 / 5

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"fuel economy" 6 reviews
"ride" 5 reviews
"clean car" 2 reviews
"exterior" 2 reviews
"interior" 2 reviews
CONS
"doors" 2 reviews

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James writes:
2011 Ford Escape XLT Review
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5

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A great family car. Lots of ways to turn in into whatever you need with excellent aftermarket support.

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Not the smoothest ride out there, but it's an SUV, not a luxury car.

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A Great Small-sized Suv, You See Them Everywhere, And Now I Know Why. — This is by far the most popular car I have seen on the road. You can't go anywhere without seeing one. I hate what they did to the current gen, making it a Focus, and decreasing the amount of power. Second gen (2008-2012) is the best. They've been a Consumer's Report best buy since they came out. Cloth seats are a little hard, but they are many companies making seat covers for them due to their popularity. Get the 3.0L V-6, 240 horsepower in something this size makes for a fun cruiser, and you can get 27 MPG!

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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ladybugbriana writes:
2011 Ford Escape Limited Review
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5

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Sporty looking, very comfortable bucket front seats, roomy back seats with plenty of head room. Gorgeous interior that is like brand new. Exterior body is immaculate. I get very good gas mileage for this model and I drive both slow country roads and highway miles and I range 24-26 mpg on every tank of gas. Clean car fax report, no accidents. Very comfortable and quiet ride.

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Only one tiny scratch on exterior passenger side handle of door.

ladybugbriana
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This Car Is Excellent In All Aspects. — I loved driving this car very much. It is roomy and drives very smoothly and is very quiet. It has been well maintained and has never had to have any repairs done to it. Great sporty family car to own.

Primary Use: Family transportation

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midniteblue writes:
2011 Ford Escape XLT Review
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just the right size

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4 cy engine is kind of loud

midniteblue
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211 Ford Escape Front Wheel Drive — for the money its not a bad truck,rides nice,good gas mileage,its for my wife she likes it,she traded in a 05 jeep liberty 4x4 for this.i hope it does well in the snow. its front wheel drive

Primary Use: Family transportation

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bj11416 writes:
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It is a Ford suv, great suv

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Great Suv — I like the design, milage and the red color, 4cyl it drives and handles very well. Much better built than my 2008 Buick Lacrosse. The ride and the interior are great. The HVAC controls are much easier to use than me 2003 Ford Expedition. It is time for everyone to buy a Ford

Primary Use: Family transportation

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bj11416 writes:
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Looks. easy to drive Great gas mileage

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None

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Buy One Before The Redesign Which Is Ugly. — My 2011 Ford Escape has a 2.5 4 cyl engine. I like the Suv very much 25MPG in town a lot of pep for a 4 CYL. It steers very well handles great. Mine is red my wife loves this SUV. I had a 2003 Ford Expedition 5.4 V8 and the Escape is more fun to drive.

Primary Use: Family transportation

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stch7381 writes:
2011 Ford Escape Limited 4WD Review
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5

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Liked the looks...beefy, yet very comfortable and "clean" lines.

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The keypad on the doors may be functional, but a little distracting from the looks.

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Good Value, Reliable. — The 4WD version of this Ford Escape handled great in the snow...glad to have it during this past winter of 2013/2014. Seems roomier than other SUVs of this class, and the seats are more comfortable. The ride is smooth for a 4WD SUV.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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LtColumbo writes:
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4

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Nice leather and sound system package

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Interior is very dark..

LtColumbo
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Ford Escape — After five months of use this vehicle grows on you. My original assessment was not exactly positive, but after balancing the tires, cleaning the intake manifold and fuel injectors, the vehicle drives like new. It appears that the dealer just took the vehicle in on trade, and put it right out on the lot. Would probably not buy again, but that is not a reflection of the vehicle.

Primary Use: Family transportation

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Donovan writes:
2011 Ford Escape XLT Review
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I Love Elle..!! I Would So Get Another One..!! — Good Show. I Love Driving Her. The Quality Is Great, Built Ford Tough. I Have The 3.0L V6 & She Flies, Ride Is Smooth, Easy On The Eyes, Great Car, Rare I Have To Do Maintenance On Her. Gas Mileage Is Great. I Love Elle.

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

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Honey writes:
2011 Ford Escape XLT 4WD Review
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I My Baby — I love my truck. Trisha is the best car i've ever owned. She is a 6-cyl 4WD & i love her. My gas mileage is pretty decent. I love driving her. I haven't had to do any repairs to her.

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

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Santiago writes:
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great gearbox

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higway stability

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Ee — in fact is great family car with a pretty good off road spects. this car have a pretty well higway efficiecy . not the best interior but, a great old facioned exterior. in sumary i would recomend this car for family and travel puposes

Primary Use: Family transportation

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2010 Ford Escape Reviews

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2009 Ford Escape Reviews

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2008 Ford Escape Reviews

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