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2014 Ford Escape

2014 Hyundai Santa Fe

  2014 Ford Escape 2014 Hyundai Santa Fe Sport
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Invoice $21,772 $28,490
22/32 18/25
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Bottom Line With authentically athletic looks and performance balancing out good passenger space, cargo versatility, and loads of high-tech features, the 2014 Ford Escape is attractive to a wide range of buyers. Read Full Review The 2014 Hyundai Santa Fe is a little schizophrenic, but we dig both of its personalities. Those with larger families will want to look at the V-6 Santa Fe, while smaller families will enjoy the turbo-powered Santa Fe Sport. Read Full Review
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  • Rakish, sport-wagon look
  • Taut ride and handling
  • Useful, versatile cargo capacity
  • Strong, efficient powertrains
  • Technology features


  • Awkward front end
  • Dash robs front knee room
  • Are seats too firm?
  • MyFord Touch needs more real buttons


  • Easy-to-use infotainment system
  • Plenty of standard features
  • Attractive styling
  • Good cargo space
  • Very good fuel economy


  • Sliding second row-seat option
  • All-wheel drive exacts bigger gas mileage penalty
  • Steering feel isn't sharp
  • V-6 only on long-wheelbase version
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