Find a Car
Go!

Add a Vehicle to Compare

Change a Vehicle to Compare

Compare 2006 Toyota RAV4 vs 2006 Ford Escape

2006 Toyota RAV4 Change
2006 Ford Escape Change
+ Add a Car
Selected Style 4-Door Base 4-cyl (SE)
Switch Style

Body Style

Engine

Drivetrain

Trim

Other

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door 4-cyl Base 24 30 $18,778 $20,300
4-Door V6 Base 22 29 $20,658 $22,335
4-Door 4-cyl Sport 24 30 $20,232 $21,875
4-Door V6 Sport 22 29 $22,003 $23,790
4-Door 4-cyl Limited 24 30 $20,862 $22,555
4-Door V6 Limited 22 29 $22,633 $24,470
4-Door 4-cyl 4WD Base 23 28 $19,747 $21,700
4-Door V6 4WD Base 21 28 $21,597 $23,735
4-Door 4-cyl 4WD Sport 23 28 $21,178 $23,275
4-Door V6 4WD Sport 21 28 $22,920 $25,190
4-Door 4-cyl 4WD Limited 23 28 $21,798 $23,955
4-Door V6 4WD Limited 21 28 $23,540 $25,870
4-Door 2.3L XLS Manual
Switch Style

Body Style

Engine

Drivetrain

Trim

Other

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door 2.3L XLS 24 29 $18,120 $19,380
4-Door 2.3L 4WD XLS 22 26 $19,713 $21,130
4-Door 2.3L XLT 22 26 $20,992 $22,535
4-Door 3.0L XLT 20 24 $21,770 $23,390
4-Door 3.0L XLT Sport 20 24 $22,494 $24,185
4-Door 2.3L 4WD XLT 21 24 $22,585 $24,285
4-Door 3.0L 4WD XLT 19 23 $23,362 $25,140
4-Door 3.0L 4WD XLT Sport 19 23 $24,086 $25,935
4-Door 3.0L Limited 20 24 $23,171 $24,930
4-Door 3.0L 4WD Limited 19 23 $24,763 $26,680
4-Door 2.3L Hybrid 36 31 $25,049 $26,900
4-Door 2.3L 4WD Hybrid 33 29 $26,528 $28,525
Pricing
Invoice Price
$18,778
$18,120
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$20,300
$19,380
Monthly Payment Estimate
$338 / month
$323 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating Read Our Full Review Read Our Full Review
Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 24 mpg 24 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 30 mpg 29 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Sport Utility Vehicle 2WD Sport Utility Vehicles
Interior Dimensions
Second Hip Room (in) 52.4 49.1
Front Shoulder Room (in) 57.1 56.3
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Third Leg Room (in) NA -
Second Head Room (in) 39.7 39.2
Third Hip Room (in) NA -
Second Shoulder Room (in) 55.3 55.9
Front Leg Room (in) 41.8 41.6
Third Head Room (in) NA -
Front Hip Room (in) 53.8 53.3
Passenger Volume (ft³) 108.2 99.2
Third Shoulder Room (in) NA -
Second Leg Room (in) 38.3 35.6
Front Head Room (in) 40.8 40.4
Exterior Dimensions
Rear Door Opening Height (in) - TBD - 33.5
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 71.5 70.1
Track Width, Front (in) 61.4 61.3
Min Ground Clearance (in) 7.5 8.2
Length, Overall (in) 181.1 174.9
Rear Door Opening Width (in) - TBD - 43.2
Height, Overall (in) 68.7 69.7
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Track Width, Rear (in) 61.4 60.9
Wheelbase (in) 104.7 103.1
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 37.2 29.3
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) - TBD - 38.9
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) - TBD - 59.0
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 73.0 66.3
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) NA NA
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) NA NA
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) - TBD - 40.8
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) - TBD - 35.9
Brakes
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA Yes
Brake ABS System 4-wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes NA
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.1 x - TBD - NA
Brake Type Pwr Power
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA 9.0 x 1.65
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.7 x - TBD - 10.9 x .5
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 15.9 16.5
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 14.4 17.9
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 34.8 35.4
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.8 - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - 38.7
Tires
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P215/70R16 P225/75R15
Spare Tire Size P215/70R16 T145/90R17
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P215/70R16 P225/75R15
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1500 1500
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 150 150
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3300 3184
Wheels
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5 17 x 4
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5 15 x 6.5
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5 15 x 6.5
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 7.2 5.3
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) - TBD - 110
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - 550
Engine
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas I4
Fuel System SFI SEFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 165 @ 4000 152 @ 4250
Engine Order Code NA 99Z
Displacement 2.4L/144 2.3L/121
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 166 @ 6000 153 @ 5800
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 30 (Est) 29
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 24 (Est) 24
Transmission
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 2.92 2.93
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.02 1.03
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD Manual w/OD
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low - TBD - NA
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.94 3.67
Clutch Size (in) NA 8.86
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.41 1.31
Trans Type 4 5
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High - TBD - NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) NA 0.84
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.15 3.45
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.20 2.06
Trans Order Code NA 443
Summary
Body Style 4 Door 4 Door
Vehicle Name Toyota RAV4 Ford Escape
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.95 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear Double-Wishbone Multi-link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Stabilizer Bar NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut MacPherson Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 1.00 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Stabilizer Bar NA
 
© 2015 The Car Connection. All Rights Reserved. The Car Connection is published by High Gear Media. Stock photography by izmo, Inc. Send us feedback.