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Discover the Thrill of the 2018 Ford Escape: A Local's Perfect Choice at CarSmart, Farmington

Experience the Blend of Innovation and Comfort with the 2018 Ford Escape at CarSmart, Farmington

2018 Ford Escape at CarSmart Of Farmington

Here at CarSmart in Farmington, Missouri, we're not just selling cars; we're matching you with your perfect road companion. The 2018 Ford Escape is a shining star in our lineup, a vehicle that merges cutting-edge design with luxury and performance. Whether you're navigating the streets of Fredericktown, cruising through the historic charm of Ste Genevieve, or exploring the scenic routes around Bonne Terre, Park Hills, Hillsboro, Festus, and De Soto, this SUV stands as your ideal partner.

The Peaks and Valleys of the 2018 Ford Escape


  • Eye-Catching Aesthetics: The 2018 Ford Escape doesn't just drive well; it turns heads with its striking design.

  • Power-Packed Engine Choices: Thrill-seekers, rejoice! The available 2.0-liter turbocharged engine promises an adrenaline-pumping ride.

  • Luxurious Interiors: Indulge in the opulence of the higher trims, offering an interior that rivals luxury models.


  • Engine Diversity: The standard 2.5-liter and the 1.5-liter engines, while efficient, are for those who favor economy over power.

  • Spartan Starter: The base model, designed for practicality, focuses on essentials.

  • Cargo Considerations: A bit more snug in cargo space compared to some competitors, but still impressively practical.

CarSmart Pro Tip Of the Day

Elevate Your Driving Experience When it comes to enhancing your driving comfort and convenience, certain features can transform your journey from mundane to exceptional. At CarSmart, we believe in not just selling cars, but in offering an experience that resonates with luxury and ease. Here's a look at some key features that can elevate your driving pleasure: Heated Seats: A must-have for those chilly mornings in Missouri. Heated seats provide a cozy, warm embrace, making your winter drives much more pleasant. It's not just about warmth; heated seats also offer therapeutic benefits, easing muscle tension during long drives. Alloy Wheels: Beyond their sleek and stylish appearance, alloy wheels are known for their performance benefits. They're lighter, enhance heat dissipation from brakes, and can improve handling. This means a smoother ride and a car that turns heads as you cruise through Farmington streets. Heated Steering Wheel: This feature is a game-changer for cold weather. A heated steering wheel ensures your hands stay warm and comfortable, giving you a better grip and more enjoyable driving experience, especially on those frosty mornings. Leather Seats: Not only do leather seats add a touch of elegance and luxury to your vehicle's interior, but they are also durable and easy to clean. They provide a comfortable, premium feel that makes every trip, whether short or long, a more enjoyable experience. Keyless Start: The convenience of keyless start technology cannot be overstated. It offers a hassle-free way to start your car, making it perfect for those busy days when every second counts. Just keep the key fob in your pocket or bag, and start your car with the push of a button. Memory Seat: Ideal for vehicles with multiple drivers, the memory seat feature allows you to store your preferred seating position. With the touch of a button, the seat adjusts to your personalized settings, ensuring maximum comfort every time you drive. At CarSmart, we understand that it's these small luxuries that make a big difference in your daily commute. Our selection of vehicles is thoughtfully curated to include these features, ensuring that every drive is as comfortable, convenient, and enjoyable as possible. Visit us in Farmington, MO, and let us help you find a car that not only meets your needs but also indulges your desires.

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Engine Mastery and Smooth Handling

Engine Options

  • Base Power: The base S trim's 168-hp, 2.5-liter engine balances power and efficiency beautifully.

  • Mid-Range Muscle: The SE and SEL models boast a turbocharged 1.5-liter EcoBoost engine for a sprightly 179 hp.

  • The Powerhouse: Experience exhilaration with the Titanium trim's 245-hp, 2.0-liter EcoBoost engine.

Transmission and Drive

  • Seamless shifts are guaranteed with the six-speed automatic transmission across all models.

  • Select trims offer all-wheel drive, perfect for Missouri's diverse terrain.

  • Praised for its nimble handling, the Escape offers a ride that's both engaging and smooth.

Step Inside: Comfort and Style

Interior Range

  • From the straightforward to the sublime, the Escape's interior caters to all tastes.

  • In the Titanium trim, enjoy the luxury of leather, metallic accents, and advanced seat functionality.

  • The base model doesn't skimp on space, ensuring comfort for all passengers.

Smart Cargo Solutions

  • The Escape cleverly balances design and functionality, making the most of its cargo space.

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Tech-Forward Infotainment and Connectivity

Cutting-Edge Sync 3 System

  • SE, SEL, and Titanium models feature the intuitive and user-friendly Sync 3 system.

  • Integration with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay bridges your digital life with your driving experience.

  • The base model appeals to traditionalists with its classic infotainment setup.

Ensuring Safety for Every Journey

Safety First

  • The 2018 Ford Escape's safety record speaks for itself, promising peace of mind on every trip.

  • For in-depth safety insights, we direct you to the NHTSA and IIHS resources.

FAQs About the 2018 Ford Escape

What are the engine options for the 2018 Ford Escape?

The 2018 Escape offers a range of engines: a 168-hp 2.5-liter, a 179-hp 1.5-liter EcoBoost, and a 245-hp 2.0-liter EcoBoost.

Does the 2018 Ford Escape offer a comfortable interior?

Is the 2018 Ford Escape suitable for families?

How does the 2018 Ford Escape perform in terms of fuel efficiency?

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Why the 2018 Ford Escape is Your Ideal Choice at CarSmart

In Farmington and beyond, the 2018 Ford Escape stands as a testament to our dedication to quality and customer satisfaction at CarSmart. This SUV is not just a vehicle; it's a statement of style, performance, and comfort. For every journey, every commute, and every adventure around Farmington, Fredericktown, Ste Genevieve, and beyond, the Escape is your trusted companion. Visit us at CarSmart in Farmington and discover why the 2018 Ford Escape is the perfect match for your Missouri lifestyle.

Flexible Financing and Lifetime Warranty Assurance at CarSmart

Financing for Every Credit Profile

At CarSmart of Farmington, we believe that everyone deserves to drive their dream car. That's why we offer flexible financing options to suit all credit situations. Whether your credit history is immaculate or you're working on building it up, our finance team is dedicated to finding a solution that works for you. We understand that each customer's financial situation is unique, and we're committed to providing personalized financing solutions to make your car ownership dream a reality.

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Lifetime Powertrain Warranty – A Promise of Reliability

We're excited to offer an exceptional value addition for our customers. Most of our vehicles, especially those 10 years or newer and with under 100,000 miles, come with a FREE Lifetime Powertrain Warranty. This warranty reflects our confidence in the quality and reliability of our inventory and offers you peace of mind knowing that your investment is protected for the long haul. Drive away from CarSmart with not just a car, but with assurance.

Always the Right Vehicle for You

Worried about not finding a 2018 Ford Escape in our current inventory? Fear not! At CarSmart, we're constantly refreshing our stock with high-quality vehicles. Moreover, our expansive network of dealers and auctions across the country enables us to go the extra mile in finding the specific vehicle you desire. If there's a particular model or make you have your heart set on, let us know. Our dedicated team will leverage our nationwide connections to locate your dream car, ensuring that your needs and preferences are always our top priority.

Take the Next Step with CarSmart

Ready to embark on your car buying journey with a team that truly cares? Visit the CarSmart website today to explore our current inventory, learn more about our financing options and Lifetime Powertrain Warranty, and discover the CarSmart difference. Whether you're in Farmington or in the nearby communities of Fredericktown, Ste Genevieve, Bonne Terre, Park Hills, Hillsboro, Festus, and De Soto, your perfect vehicle is just a few clicks away. Dive into our user-friendly online inventory now, and get closer to driving your dream car. Your new road companion awaits at CarSmart – where quality meets dedication and customer satisfaction.

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About The Author:

Kevin Schingeck, born and raised in the heart of Missouri, has established himself as a trusted authority in automotive sales and financing over an illustrious 13-year career. As the General Manager of both our Farmington and Jackson, Missouri locations, Kevin's extensive knowledge extends beyond just sales, excelling in connecting customers with ideal financing solutions tailored to their needs. His knack for pairing clients with the right lenders stems from a rich blend of local insights and industry expertise. For anyone seeking comprehensive guidance in the realm of vehicle sales and financing, Kevin's unparalleled experience and leadership at our dual locations stand as a testament to his dedication and proficiency.


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