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2020 Ford Escape
S AWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$27,549
1997 Volvo 960
Sedan
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$34,795
3 listings nationwide

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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2020 Ford Escape
S AWD
Cherise Threewitt Preview:

The Escape was last refreshed in 2017, and for 2020, it gets a full redesign that further enhances its sporty yet efficient design. The Escape is poised against rivals like the Toyota ...

1997 Volvo 960
Sedan
No Expert Reviews

User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

2020 Ford Escape
S AWD
No User Reviews
1997 Volvo 960
Sedan
55
1997 Volvo 960 SedanReview:

It's My Hero, Its Everything I Would Like To Me (it Can Fly Higher Than Most Eagles) — This is my second Volvo, and it's been my favorite so far. Probably because it didnt have upwards of...

Primary Use: Commuting to work

1997 Volvo 960 SedanReview:

Great Car — Bought it 2yrs ago in feb 2006 with 151000 in boston drove it back to erie pa. Had it inspected it p...

25
1997 Volvo 960 SedanReview:

My Volvo — I LIKE EVERYTHING!!

Specs

2020 Ford Escape
S AWD
1997 Volvo 960
Sedan
Powertrain 8-Speed Automatic 4-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
AWD
RWD
Fuel Economy, City
--
16 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
--
24 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 14.7 gal 20 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
--
181 hp @ 5,200 RPM
Torque
--
199 lb-ft @ 4,100 RPM
Cylinders
3 cylinders
6 cylinders
Compression Ratio
10:1
10:1
Displacement
1,500 cc
2,900 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.31 in x 3.54 in
3.27 in x 3.54 in
Safety
ABS Brakes -- Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard Standard
Curtain Airbags Standard --
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Front Driver -- 4 stars
Front Passenger -- 4 stars
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof -- Standard
Leather Seats -- Standard
Air Conditioning -- Standard
CD Player -- Optional
Cassette Player -- Standard
Radio -- Standard
Power Windows -- Standard
Power Door Locks -- Standard
Driver Power Seats -- Standard
Passenger Power Seats -- Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 5 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 42.4 in 41 in
Back Legroom 40.7 in 34.7 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 37.5 cu ft 16.6 cu ft
Standard Towing Capacity -- 3,300 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity -- 3,300 lbs
Exterior
Length 180.5 in 191.8 in
Width 85.6 in 68.9 in
Height 68.6 in 56.6 in
Wheelbase 106.7 in 109.1 in

Available Options

2020 Ford Escape
S AWD

Exterior Colors

  • Agate Black Metallic
  • Dark Persian Green Metallic
  • Desert Gold Metallic
  • Ingot Silver Metallic
  • Magnetic Metallic
  • Oxford White
  • SEDONA Orange Metallic
  • Velocity Blue Metallic

Option Packages

  • Wheels: 17" Shadow Silver-Painted Aluminum
1997 Volvo 960
Sedan

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