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Compare 2013 Chevrolet Equinox vs 2013 Ford Escape

2013 Chevrolet Equinox
2013 Ford Escape
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AWD 4-Door LS
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Equinox AWD 4-Door LS 20 29 $24,676 $25,975
Equinox AWD 4-Door LT w/1LT 20 29 $26,239 $27,620
Equinox AWD 4-Door LT w/2LT 20 29 $28,015 $29,490
Equinox AWD 4-Door LTZ 20 29 $31,098 $32,735
Equinox FWD 4-Door LS 22 32 $23,013 $24,225
Equinox FWD 4-Door LT w/1LT 22 32 $24,576 $25,870
Equinox FWD 4-Door LT w/2LT 22 32 $26,353 $27,740
Equinox FWD 4-Door LTZ 22 32 $29,435 $30,985
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4WD 4-Door SE
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Escape 4WD 4-Door SE 22 30 $25,010 $26,820
Escape 4WD 4-Door SEL 22 30 $27,901 $29,920
Escape 4WD 4-Door Titanium 21 28 $29,953 $32,120
Escape FWD 4-Door S 22 31 $21,178 $22,470
Escape FWD 4-Door SE 23 33 $23,378 $25,070
Escape FWD 4-Door SEL 23 33 $26,269 $28,170
Escape FWD 4-Door Titanium 22 30 $28,321 $30,370
Pricing
Invoice Price
$24,676
$25,010
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$25,975
$26,820
Monthly Payment Estimate
$433 / month
$447 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
8.0
8.0
TCC’s Bottom Line
The 2013 Chevrolet Equinox is a good, affordable choice for cost-conscious families, but it doesn't skimp on comfort, safety, or the latest connectivity features. After eleven years, a change-up: the 2013 Ford Escape drops the faux-SUV pitch and reels off authentically athletic looks and performance.
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Fuel Economy
City
20 mpg 22 mpg
Highway
29 mpg 30 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
4WD Sport Utility Vehicle Sport Utility Vehicle - 4WD
Interior Dimensions
Passenger Capacity
5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in)
55.30 55.300
Front Leg Room (in)
41.20 40.400
Front Hip Room (in)
54.60 54.800
Second Leg Room (in)
39.90 36.800
Front Head Room (in)
40.90 39.900
Passenger Volume (ft³)
99.7 98.100
Second Hip Room (in)
51.10 52.400
Front Shoulder Room (in)
55.80 56.000
Second Head Room (in)
39.20 39.000
Exterior Dimensions
Rear Door Opening Width (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Height, Overall (in)
66.30 66.300
Liftover Height (in)
28.80 - TBD -
Track Width, Rear (in)
62.10 61.600
Wheelbase (in)
112.50 105.900
Rear Door Opening Height (in)
28.80 - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
72.50 72.400
Track Width, Front (in)
62.90 61.500
Min Ground Clearance (in)
6.90 7.900
Length, Overall (in)
187.80 178.100
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³)
NA NA
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³)
31.5 34.300
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³)
63.7 68.100
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in)
NA NA
Brakes
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
11.9 x 0.78 - TBD -
Brake Type
Pwr Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
12.6 x 1.18 - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
NA NA
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
18.8 15.100
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
40.0 37.000
Steering Type
Pwr Electric Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
3.46 - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
- TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
18.1 17.500
Tires
Spare Tire Size
Compact Compact
Front Tire Order Code
QYZ NA
Spare Tire Order Code
N/A NA
Rear Tire Size
P225/65R17 P235/55R17
Rear Tire Order Code
QYZ NA
Front Tire Size
P225/65R17 P235/55R17
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
1500 2000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
1500 2000
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
150 200
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
225 300
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
3926 3698
Wheels
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in)
17 x - TBD - 17 x - TBD -
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material
Steel - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in)
17 x - TBD - 17 x - TBD -
Spare Wheel Size (in)
Compact Compact
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
8.9 6.900
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
525 - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
120 - TBD -
Engine
Engine Type
Gas/Ethanol I4 Turbocharged Gas I4
Fuel System
Direct Injection Direct Injection
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
172 @ 4900 184 @ 2500
Engine Order Code
LEA 99X
Displacement
2.4/145 1.6L/97
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
182 @ 6700 178 @ 5700
Mileage
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG)
23 25
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
29 30
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
20 22
Transmission
Reverse Ratio (:1)
2.88 2.943
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.87 2.964
Trans Order Code
MX0 446
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.53 3.510
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.41 1.446
Trans Description Cont.
Automatic Automatic w/Manual Shift
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low
- TBD - - TBD -
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.74 0.746
First Gear Ratio (:1)
4.48 4.584
Clutch Size (in)
NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.84 1.912
Trans Type
6 6
Drivetrain
All Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High
1.00 1.000
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00 1.000
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
- NA
Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)
- NA
Summary
Body Style
Sport Utility Vehicle Sport Utility Vehicle
Vehicle Name
Chevrolet Equinox Ford Escape
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
NA NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
N/A N/A
Suspension Type - Front
MacPherson strut MacPherson Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
NA NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
N/A N/A
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
NA - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear
Multi link Semi-Trailing Arm
Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
8.0 6.6
EPA Greenhouse Gas Score
5 (2012) -
Crash Test Ratings
Overall Rating
Overall Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Driver
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Passenger
Overall Side Crash Rating
Side Barrier Rating
Side Barrier Rating Driver
Side Barrier Rating Passenger Rear Seat
Side Pole Rating Driver Front Seat
Combined Side Rating Front Seat
Combined Side Rating Rear Seat
Rollover Rating

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