2019 Ford Escape Towing Capacity

August 2nd, 2021 by
2019 Ford Escape Side View


The 2019 Ford Escape is a small, yet powerful compact SUV that pairs well with your adventures around Maple Grove. From extra power during the work week to weekend getaways with a small camper, the Ford Escape towing capacity of up to 3,500 pounds is ready for the job. Explore the towing capacity of 2019 Ford Escape and 2020 hybrid model with Cornerstone Plymouth, and take a peek at the performance capabilities you’re taking on the road. Then, be sure to browse our inventory of pre-owned Ford Escape models today. You can also learn about the dimensions here!

Ford Escape Towing Capacity by Engine

As you easily navigate the streets around Minneapolis in the compact Escape, you find that you don’t have to miss out on powerful performance, fuel efficiency, or towing capabilities when hitting the road in this compact SUV. The Escape offers three engine options for you to find the performance you need. To get the maximum Ford Escape towing capacity, you’ll have to move up the lineup to the top Titanium trim with the 2.0L EcoBoost® engine. The Escape towing capabilities by engine are:

  • Ford Escape Towing Capacity with 2.5L Duratec 4-cylinder engine: 1,500 pounds
  • Ford Escape Towing Capacity with 1.5L EcoBoost® engine: 2,000 pounds
  • Ford Escape Towing Capacity with 2.0L EcoBoost® engine: 3,500 pounds

Not only will each engine provide you with the power to tow and haul sports equipment, campers, and other items, but the Escape also has impressive horsepower and torque supporting you along the way:

  • 2.5L Duratec 4-cylinder engine: 168 horsepower, 170 lb-ft of torque; up to 21 mpg city/29 mpg hwy
  • 1.5L EcoBoost® engine: 179 hp, 177 lb-ft of torque; up to 23 mpg city/30 mpg hwy
  • 2.0L EcoBoost® engine: 245 hp, 275 lb-ft of torque; up to 22 mpg city/29 mpg hwy

If you’re looking to tow with fuel efficient, hybrid performance, the 2020 Ford Escape Hybrid towing capacity has enough power for your Maple Grove trips with up to 1,500 pounds of towing power. 

Ford Escape Towing Technology

Every part of the Ford Escape works together to provide you with a safe towing experience in the Minnetonka-area. When equipped with either of the EcoBoost® engines, select the available Intelligent 4WD System for improved traction and handling on uneven terrain around Brooklyn Park. Then, take advantage of the other towing features that boost performance and towing like:

  • AdvanceTrac® with Roll Stability Control™
  • Curve Control
  • Torque Vectoring Control
  • Intelligent 4WD System
  • Class II Trailer Tow Package, which adds trailer sway control, auxiliary transmission oil cooler, and more

Explore Pre-Owned Ford Models with Cornerstone Plymouth!

When your next adventure around New Hope is calling, be sure to reach out to the team at Cornerstone Plymouth to explore the powerful performance and towing capabilities found in the 2019 Ford Escape. Whichever model catches your eye, the knowledgeable team in our finance center are ready to help you with any car buying question you have. If you have any questions about the Ford Escape Hybrid towing capacity, take a look at our guide on pros and cons of hybrid models.

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