Ford Escape is a mid-sized SUV that had high functionality and comfortable. In the subject of production, the car was developed in conjunction with the Mazda Tribute, based on the same platform.
Initially, Ford just rely on its sedan flagship – the Ford Laser which can be quite prominent in the era before entering the millennium century.
After they see good prospects in the local market, Ford returned to penetrate through its flagship product in the upper third.
During the circulation, the Ford Escape was never made in the new model. But only limited improvement of the display / facelift in some sectors. Especially the exterior and interior. Until now recorded, Ford just doing a facelift twice.
And even then in a prolonged time. Ford is known for stingy with the new model. Facelift here and there in order to avoid boredom consumers against Ford products.
In the local market, the Ford Escape competing with other competitors such as the Chevrolet Captiva, Honda CR-V, Hyundai Tucson, Kia Sportage, Mazda CX-7, Mitsubishi Outlander Sport, Nissan X-Trail, and Suzuki Grand Vitara.
Sales ended in 2013 and was replaced by Ford Ecosport. In his native country such as United States and some parts of Europe, the Ford Escape is still sold, but with the latest models.