Compare the Ford Escape to the Competition

When drivers from Jerome to Burley, ID go on the search for a new SUV they know that their best bet is Middlekauff Ford in Twin Falls, ID. Our wide selection of Ford SUVs offers something for drivers from Burley and Rupert, ID alike. One vehicle that many of our customers explore is the 2018 Ford Escape. This exciting crossover SUV gives drivers a variety of options when it comes to how capable it is at serving their driving needs. Available with the latest technology and a superior suite of features that provide safety and comfort, the Ford Escape is a go-to choice for many Buhl, ID drivers. While deciding to get behind the wheel of a new Ford Escape is easy for some drivers, many of our customers choose to compare it to the competition. One vehicle that is compared to the Ford Escape is the Toyota RAV4, and while the RAV4 is a great SUV it just doesn't stack up against the Escape.

Why Ford Escape

Drivers choose the Ford Escape for many reasons, and they range from variety to safety. The 2018 Ford Escape is offered with three different engines the 2.5-liter inline four-cylinder, the 1.5-liter EcoBoost®, and the 2.0-liter EcoBoost with Twin-Scroll technology. The Ford Escape also features an intelligent 4WD system that continuously monitors traction and road conditions to deliver maximum traction. The 3,500-pound towing capacity and 68 cubic feet of total cargo capacity are a nice touch too. Add the safety and security of the various Ford safety suite features and the Ford Escape becomes a highly-advanced SUV perfect for transporting your most precious cargo.



Ford Escape vs. Toyota RAV4

  • Price
    Price is arguably most important when it comes to purchasing a vehicle, more specifically value. The Ford Escape delivers more value at a base MSRP nearly $1,000 less than the Toyota RAV4 and a lower MSRP across all comparable trim levels. If you want your money to go further, the Ford Escape is the choice for you.
  • Power and Capability
    The Ford Escape can leave the Toyota RAV4 in the dust with up to 245 horsepower available through its 2.0-liter EcoBoost engine with Twin-Scroll technology. In addition to providing greater available horsepower, the Ford Escape offers three engine options versus the Toyota RAV4's single engine offering. The Ford Escape also offers double the maximum towing capacity of the most capable Toyota RAV4.
  • Comfort and Space
    You're exploring an SUV right, then why wouldn't you want more space for you and your passengers? The Ford Escape offers greater front/rear headroom and hip room than the Toyota RAV4 keeping you comfortable throughout your travels.
  • Technology
    The Ford Escape houses the advanced new SYNC® 3 infotainment system with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto compatibility. You won't find these familiar interfaces and connectivity through the Toyota RAV4's Entune™ infotainment system.

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