2020 Ford Escape SEL Atlanta GA 

2020 Ford Escape parked on roadside

As the second-highest trim in the Escape lineup, the SEL crosses into the realm of serious luxury with a long list of advanced feature upgrades. Join us as we explore the distinct powertrain and standard features of the 2020 Ford Escape or check out this model in our inventory at Akins Ford near Atlanta, GA!

The standard powerhouse of the Escape SEL is a 1.5-liter EcoBoost good for 181 horsepower and 190 lb-ft of torque. The engine specializes in fuel conservation with Auto Start-Stop Technology and a cylinder deactivation system which automatically shuts down one cylinder when cruising. All this burns down to a fuel economy rating of 27 mpg in the city, 33 mpg on the highway and 30 mpg combined.

If you’re looking for some serious engine hustle, the available 2.0-liter EcoBoost is sure to impress. The engine upgrade effortlessly churns out 250 horsepower and 280 lb-ft of torque, plus a max tow capacity of 3,500 lbs. when properly equipped.

Powertrain and Feature Highlights of the 2020 Ford Escape SEL 

Slipping into the cabin, the SEL greets each passenger with partial-leather ActiveX seating surfaces. The perforated leatherette blends enhanced wear resistance with leather-grade comfort and durability. From the front row, passengers enjoy heated seating with diver-side memory and a leather-wrapped steering wheel.

Perched on top of the center stack, the 8-inch SYNC 3 infotainment system offers Sirius XM™ Traffic services with Travel Link® alongside Apple CarPlay and Android Auto integration. In the instrument cluster, a 4.2-inch display offers important driving information at a glance alongside Ice Blue® instrument panel lighting.

The standard Ford Co-Pilot360 safety suite offers Pre-Collision Assist with Automatic Emergency Braking, the Lane-Keeping System and the Blind Spot Information System with Rear Cross-Traffic Alert.

Other standard feature highlights of the 2020 Ford Escape SEL include Intelligent Access with Push-Button Start, remote start, automatic temperature control, reverse sensing and a hands-free foot-activated liftgate.