2019 Ford EcoSport vs 2019 Ford Escape
2019 Ford EcoSport 2019 Ford Escape

  Engine

1.0L Turbo I-3 2.5L Turbo I-4

  Horsepower

123 168

  MPG (City/Highway)

27/29 * 21/29 *

2019 Ford EcoSport vs 2019 Ford Escape

Serving Richardson, TX

The 2019 Ford EcoSport and the 2019 Ford Escape are both great SUVs that can take on any adventure. The 2019 Ford EcoSport is a more compact SUV with better fuel economy, but the 2019 Ford Escape has a more powerful engine that can accelerate faster.

Performance

Both the 2019 Ford EcoSport and the 2019 Ford Escape perform well. The 2019 Ford EcoSport comes standard with a 123-horsepower, turbocharged 1.0-liter three-cylinder engine, but if you want your EcoSport to accelerate more quickly, an upgrade the 166-horsepower, 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine is a must. What sets the 2019 Ford EcoSport apart from its competition is its ability to tow up to 2,000 pounds. The 2019 Ford EcoSport has a smooth ride over well-paved roads, but bumpy roads can mean a bumpy ride with this vehicle. That said, handling and braking the 2019 Ford EcoSport is a dream. It has little body roll and steering it is quick.

The 2019 Ford Escape has more engine options than the EcoSport, and its standard engine is more powerful than the engine that comes standard with the 2019 Ford Ecosport. Whichever engine you choose to use with your 2019 Ford Escape, a six-speed automatic transmission comes with it. This transmission shifts smoothly, but there can be a noticeable delay when it comes time for it to downshift. As for handling and braking, the 2019 Ford Escape performs well. Some movement may be shaky on uneven roads, but overall the 2019 Ford Escape handles curves and tight roads well.

Appearance

The 2019 Ford EcoSport has a black-painted grille. You can choose between ten different exterior colors, and the interior can be ebony black or medium light stone. You can also get accents in the interior. For the 2019 Ford Escape, there are only nine exterior color options. Both vehicles have five seats with two seats in front, and the remaining three in the back — both vehicles ambient lighting options which add to the appearance of their interiors.

Features

Both the 2019 Ford EcoSport and the 2019 Ford Escape have a multiple of available features. The features that are available for the 2019 Ford EcoSport include a full-color 8” touchscreen, heated front seats, Sync3 with both Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, and FordPass Connect. FordPass connect allows you to the vehicle’s fuel level and remotely lock, unlock, or start the vehicle. The 2019 Ford EcoSport also has the option of having Voice Activation with Ford+Alexa. The available B&O Sound System has ten speakers, and interior USB ports and outlets mean you never have to worry about your devices dying on the road again. The 2019 Ford Escape offers the following features and many more: Curve Control and Torque Vectoring Control, AdvanceTrac with Roll Stability Control, Driver Assist and Enhanced Park Assist, Adaptive Cruise Control and Forward Collision Warning with Brake Support, Lane-Keeping System, and SiriusXM Satellite Radio and Navigation with SiriusXM Traffic.

To learn more about these two exceptional vehicles, visit the dealer today.

* EPA-estimated city/hwy mpg for the model indicated. See fueleconomy.gov for fuel economy of other engine/transmission combinations. Actual mileage will vary. On plug-in hybrid models and electric models, fuel economy is stated in MPGe. MPGe is the EPA equivalent measure of gasoline fuel efficiency for electric mode operation.