Better than my previous Jeep Cherokee
By cincinnati on
2002 Ford Escape XLT Choice 4WD 4dr SUV (3.0L 6cyl 4A)
The Escape is fun, designed well, quiet, comfortable and handles very well. I was a solid Jeep person for 30 years until I drove the Escape. Better gas mileage, more for your money with a corresponding lower price. I paid more for my last Jeep Cherokee four years ago than I paid for my Escape and the options on both are about the same. I got the 4X4 XLT model which comes standard with a lot of options. The only real option that was on the Escape was the Mach stereo system which has 300 watts, seven speakers, and a 6 CD changer. This thing rocks! And the way the weather has been lately, I may still get to try it in the snow!
Interior is roomy. Engine has great power. Nice and quiet. Looks great!
Have not found anything I don't like at this point.