Compare 2014 Ford Edge vs 2014 Ford Escape

2014 Ford Edge
2014 Ford Escape
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4-Door Limited AWD
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Edge 4-Door Limited AWD 18 25 $34,550 $37,050
Edge 4-Door Limited FWD 19 27 $32,731 $35,100
Edge 4-Door SE AWD 18 25 $28,324 $30,050
Edge 4-Door SE FWD 19 27 $26,484 $28,100
Edge 4-Door SEL AWD 18 25 $31,007 $33,250
Edge 4-Door SEL FWD 19 27 $29,187 $31,300
Edge 4-Door Sport AWD 17 23 $36,881 $39,550
Edge 4-Door Sport FWD 18 26 $35,062 $37,600
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4WD 4-Door SE
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Escape 4WD 4-Door SE 22 30 $25,457 $27,300
Escape 4WD 4-Door Titanium 22 30 $28,769 $30,850
Escape FWD 4-Door S 22 31 $21,772 $23,100
Escape FWD 4-Door SE 23 32 $23,826 $25,550
Escape FWD 4-Door Titanium 23 32 $27,136 $29,100

Pricing

Invoice Price

$34,550
$25,457

Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price

$37,050
$27,300

Monthly Payment Estimate

$618 / month
$455 / month

The Car Connection's Take

TCC Rating

8.2
8.2

TCC’s Bottom Line

An exceptionally comfortable interior, great connectivity, and a 30-mpg turbo model succeed in elevating the 2014 Ford Edge above the crossover clutter. 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.

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Fuel Economy

City

18 mpg 22 mpg

Highway

25 mpg 30 mpg

Vehicle

EPA Classification

Small SUV 4WD Small SUV 4WD

Interior Dimensions

Passenger Volume (ft³)

108.4 98.1

Second Head Room (in)

39.3 39

Second Shoulder Room (in)

58.7 55.3

Front Leg Room (in)

40.7 43.1

Passenger Capacity

5 5

Front Hip Room (in)

54.8 54.8

Second Leg Room (in)

39.6 36.8

Front Head Room (in)

40 39.9

Second Hip Room (in)

56.1 52.4

Front Shoulder Room (in)

58.9 56

Exterior Dimensions

Min Ground Clearance (in)

7.9 7.9

Length, Overall (in)

184.2 178.1

Height, Overall (in)

67 66.3

Track Width, Rear (in)

65.2 61.6

Wheelbase (in)

111.2 105.9

Liftover Height (in)

30.8 -

Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)

76 72.4

Track Width, Front (in)

65.4 61.5

Cargo Area Dimensions

Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³)

68.9 67.8

Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³)

32.2 34.3

Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³)

32.2 34.3

Brakes

Brake Type

4-Wheel Disc 4-Wheel Disc

Disc - Front (Yes or )

Yes Yes

Drum - Rear (Yes or )

NA NA

Brake ABS System

4-Wheel 4-Wheel

Disc - Rear (Yes or )

Yes Yes

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)

19.2 15.1

Steering

Steering Type

Rack-Pinion Rack-Pinion

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)

38.6 38.8

Tires

Spare Tire Order Code

NA NA

Rear Tire Size

P245/60HR18 P235/55HR17

Rear Tire Order Code

NA TJL

Front Tire Size

P245/60HR18 P235/55HR17

Spare Tire Size

Compact Compact

Front Tire Order Code

NA TJL

Trailering

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)

2000 2000

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)

2000 2000

Maximum Trailering Capacity (lbs)

2000 2000

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)

200 200

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)

200 200

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight (lbs)

4234 3645

Wheels

Rear Wheel Size (in)

18 X 8 17 X 7.5

Front Wheel Material

Aluminum Aluminum

Spare Wheel Material

Steel Steel

Front Wheel Size (in)

18 X 8 17 X 7.5

Spare Wheel Size (in)

Compact Compact

Rear Wheel Material

Aluminum Aluminum

Electrical

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)

540 -

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)

150 -

Engine

SAE Net Torque @ RPM

253 @ 4000 184 @ 2500

Engine Order Code

99C 99X

Displacement

3.5 L/213 1.6 L/98

SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM

285 @ 6500 173 @ 5700

Engine Type

Regular Unleaded V-6 Intercooled Turbo Regular Unleaded I-4

Fuel System

Sequential MPI Gasoline Direct Injection

Mileage

Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG)

21 25

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)

25 30

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)

18 22

Transmission

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)

3.16 3.51

Third Gear Ratio (:1)

1.84 1.91

Trans Type

6 6

Drivetrain

All Wheel Drive Four Wheel Drive

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)

1.00 1.00

Trans Description Cont. Again

NA NA

Reverse Ratio (:1)

2.88 2.94

Second Gear Ratio (:1)

2.87 2.96

Trans Order Code

44J 446

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)

1.41 1.44

Trans Description Cont.

Automatic w/OD Automatic w/OD

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)

0.74 0.74

First Gear Ratio (:1)

4.48 4.58

Summary

Vehicle Name

Ford Edge Ford Escape

Body Style

Sport Utility Sport Utility

Suspension

Suspension Type - Rear

Multi-Link Short And Long Arm

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)

Multi-Link Short And Long Arm

Suspension Type - Front

Strut Strut

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)

Strut Strut

Emissions

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year

8.8 (Est) 7.4 (Est)

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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