The Ford Escape was introduced in Australia and New Zealand in October 2020. This ANCAP safety rating applies to all petrol variants excluding PHEV. PHEV variants are currently unrated.
Dual frontal, side chest-protecting and side head-protecting (curtain) airbags are standard.
Autonomous emergency braking (City, Interurban and Vulnerable Road User), and a lane support system with lane keep assist (LKA), lane departure warning (LDW) and emergency lane keeping (ELK), are standard on all variants.
A full list of safety features and technologies can be viewed within the Technical Report (see download link).