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2013 Toyota RAV4

2013 Ford Escape

  2013 Toyota RAV4 EV FWD 4-door Angular Front Exterior View 2013 Ford Escape FWD 4-door S Angular Front Exterior View
Invoice $21,786 $21,178
22/31 21/33
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Bottom Line The 2013 Toyota RAV4 excels at mass-market talents like gas mileage and interior room--but for turbocharged fun in a crossover, you'll have to look elsewhere. Read Full Review After eleven years, a change-up: the 2013 Ford Escape drops the faux-SUV pitch and reels off authentically athletic looks and performance. Read Full Review
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  • Crisp new shape
  • Automatic has six speeds
  • Standard rearview camera and Bluetooth
  • Better gas mileage
  • AWD isn't just for off-roading


  • V-6 doesn't return
  • Neither does third-row seat
  • Straight-line performance is just okay
  • Back seat feels flat


  • Tight new styling
  • Taut ride and handling
  • High estimated gas mileage
  • More useful cargo space
  • Abundant technology features


  • Front end's awkward
  • Front-seat knee room
  • Are seats too firm?
  • MyFord Touch improved, not painless
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