NCAP 5-Star Crash Test/Rollover Ratings

2009 Escape 4-DR. w/SAB

Front Driver
*****
Front Passenger
*****
Side Driver
*****
Side Passenger
*****
Rollover
***
NCAP 2009 Ford Escape front crash test photoNCAP 2009 Ford Escape side crash test photo

2009 Escape Hybrid 4-DR. w/SAB

Front Driver
*****
Front Passenger
*****
Side Driver
*****
Side Passenger
*****
Rollover
***

IIHS Crash Test & Rollover Safety Ratings

Good Acceptable Marginal Poor

2009 Ford Escape 4-door SUV

2009 Ford Escape 4-door SUV Good performance in front, side and rear tests.

Moderate Overlap
G Overall
G Structure
G Head/Neck Injury
G Chest Injury
G Left Leg Injury
A Right Leg Injury
G Restraints
Full IIHS Moderate Overlap Crash Test report »
Small Overlap (Driver)
Not tested.
Small Overlap (Passenger)
Not tested.
Side Rating
G Overall
A Structure
Driver
G Head Protection
G Head/Neck Injury
G Torso Injury
A Pelvis/Legs Injury
Rear Passenger
G Head Protection
G Head/Neck Injury
G Torso Injury
G Pelvis/Legs Injury
Full IIHS Side Impact Crash Test report »
Rear Rating1
G Overall
G Geometry
G Dynamic
Full IIHS Rear Impact Crash Test report »
Rollover Rating2
M Overall
Full IIHS Rollover Safety report »

1 — Manual - power cloth seats.

2 — Weight of 2009 Escape Hybrid = 3,902 lbs. Peak force for tested 2009 Escape (conventional gas engine) was 8,865 lbs. SWR for Hybrid = 2.27.

Ratings only apply to the model and body or seat type tested. The date of manufacture and optional safety equipment can affect results. For full details see www.iihs.org.