Research 2005 Ford Escape specs for the trims available. Choose the desired trim / style from the dropdown list to see the corresponding specs.

XLS Value 4dr 103" WB 2.3L XLS Value


Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.94 x .50
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 9.0 x 1.65
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Brake Type Power

Cargo Area Dimensions

Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) 52.6
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³)
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) 35.9
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) 59.0
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 66.3
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 29.3
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in)
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 38.9
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 40.8

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 5.3


Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 550
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 110


Engine Order Code 99Z
Engine Type Gas I4
Displacement 2.3L/121
Fuel System SEFI
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 153 @ 5800
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 152 @ 4250

Exterior Dimensions

Rear Door Opening Height (in) 34.9
Rear Door Opening Width (in) 41.0
Wheelbase (in) 103.1
Liftover Height (in) - TBD -
Track Width, Rear (in) 60.9
Height, Overall (in) 69.7
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 70.1
Length, Overall (in) 174.9
Track Width, Front (in) 61.3
Min Ground Clearance (in) 8.0

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 16.5

Interior Dimensions

Second Head Room (in) 39.2
Front Shoulder Room (in) 56.3
Second Hip Room (in) 49.1
Second Shoulder Room (in) 55.9
Second Leg Room (in) 35.6
Front Head Room (in) 40.4
Front Leg Room (in) 41.6
Passenger Capacity 5
Passenger Volume (ft³) 99.2
Front Hip Room (in) 53.3


EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 29
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 24


Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 38.7
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 17.9
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 35.4
Steering Type Pwr


Body Style 4 Door
Vehicle Name Ford Escape
Vehicle Name Ford Escape


Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-link
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)


Rear Tire Size P235/70R16
Spare Tire Size Compact
Spare Tire Size P235/70R16
Rear Tire Size P225/75R15
Front Tire Size P225/75R15
Front Tire Order Code T63
Front Tire Order Code
Rear Tire Order Code T63
Rear Tire Order Code
Spare Tire Order Code
Front Tire Size P235/70R16


Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1000
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 100
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)


Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
Clutch Size (in) 8.86
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.45
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.84
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.03
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.31
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.06
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.67
Trans Description Cont. Again
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD
Trans Type 5
Trans Order Code
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 2.93


EPA Classification 2WD Sport Utility Vehicles

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3183


Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) 17 x 5
Spare Wheel Size (in) 17 x 4
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Front Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6.5