2013 Ford Escape pictures

A few pictures of the brand new Ford Escape, which has a neat feature that lets you kick the underside of the vehicle to open the trunk.

Strangely, the new Escape made an appearance at Ford’s big Focus Electric event today. Representatives didn’t have a whole lot to say about it, but the new version does have one neat trick up its sleeve. The hatch to the trunk will actually pop open if you kick the underside of the rear bumper–a feature we imagine would come in handy if you were holding groceries or dealing with children. Check out our video of the hands-free liftgate feature in action.