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NCAP 5-Star Crash Test & Rollover Safety Ratings

Driver FrontPassenger FrontDriver SidePassenger SideRollover
2008 Escape 4-DR. w/SAB (Early release)*********************
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2008 Escape 4-DR. w/SAB (Later release)**********************
2008 Escape Hybrid 4-DR. w/SAB (Early release)***1**********1********
2008 Escape Hybrid 4-DR. w/SAB (Later release)****2**********2********

1 Frontal crash test results are valid for model year 2008 vehicles produced before June 6, 2007

2 Frontal crash test results are valid for model year 2008 vehicles produced on and after June 6, 2007

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IIHS Crash Test & Rollover Safety Ratings

Good Acceptable Marginal Poor

2008 Ford Escape 4-door SUV

Moderate Overlap FrontSmall Overlap DriverSmall Overlap PassengerSideRear1Rollover2
A Overall
A Structure
A Head/Neck Injury
G Chest Injury
A Left Leg Injury
P Right Leg Injury
G Restraints
Full IIHS Moderate Overlap Crash Test report »
Not tested. Not tested. 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 »
A Overall
G Geometry
A Dynamic
Full IIHS Rear Impact Crash Test report »
M Overall
Full IIHS Rollover Safety report »

1 — All seats.

2 — Rating does not apply to the hybrid (gas-electric) versions of these models. Rating of the hybrid versions is Poor.

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.

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