Average Ford Escape insurance rates
The average insurance costs for a Ford Escape is $238 a month or $2,136 a year. Your actual cost could be more or less depending on your driving record, the number of miles you drive in a year and other factors.
About the Ford Escape
The Ford Escape has been around since 2001 and is currently in its third generation. The compact SUV is known for its agile handling and fuel efficient turbocharged engine. In 2015, there were over 306,000 models sold in the United States.
Insurance companies determine the insurance cost for a Ford Escape based on safety ratings, theft rates, replacement costs and overall damage susceptibility. Insurance rates can change based on a driver’s history and location. Ford shoppers should grab quotes from several insurance companies to find the lowest premium possible before they commit. Ford Escape shoppers should also do their research and see if they qualify for insurance discounts with each insurance company.
Ford Escape money-saving safety features
You could save money on car insurance for your Ford Escape if it comes equipped with these safety features.
- Anti-lock brakes
- Stability control
- Seatbelt pretensioners
- Anti theft system
Random Ford Facts
- Ford was founded in 1903 and sells the most luxury cars under the Lincoln brand. The first model was sold that same year for $850.
- Ford prices start at $14,000 and can go up to $450,000.
- Ford is the second largest automotive company, after General Motors, in the United States. Ford is the fifth largest automotive company in the world.
- Ford is the second largest family owned company in the world. Currently, a descendent of Henry Ford is the executive chairman of the company.
- In 2015, there were over 2.6 million Ford models sold in the United States. Ford sales took up approximately 15% market share of all American cars sold.
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Ford Escape price
A 2017 Ford Escape starts at a base price of $23,750. With the average insurance rate at $2,136 per year, the annual insurance cost–to–base car price ratio is 9.0%.
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How safe is the Ford Escape?
The 2017 model of the Ford Escape has been evaluated by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) for safety ratings. The Ford Escape was awarded four stars, out of five, for the rollover crash test by the NHTSA. The latest model as awarded a 5-Star Overall Safety Rating by the NHTSA. According to the IIHS, the small overall front test of the Ford Escape was rated as acceptable, while the other crash tests were deemed good, the highest rating possible. The Ford Edge also has basic front crash prevention, based on the evaluation by IIHS.
The National Insurance Crime Bureau named Ford Edge has the most stolen SUV from 2010 to 2013. There were approximately 1,421 Ford Edge thefts during that time period.
From a price standpoint, the Ford Escape ranks right in the middle of our list of the 360 priciest car models to insure. Explore insurance rates to find the best deal for you.
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