Compare 2011 Ford Escape vs 2011 Hyundai Tucson

2011 Ford Escape
2011 Hyundai Tucson
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4WD 4-Door Hybrid
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Escape 4WD 4-Door Hybrid 30 27 $29,997 $32,320
Escape 4WD 4-Door Hybrid Limited 30 27 $32,280 $34,830
Escape 4WD 4-Door Limited 20 26 $25,993 $27,920
Escape 4WD 4-Door XLS 20 26 $21,736 $22,990
Escape 4WD 4-Door XLT 20 26 $24,628 $26,420
Escape FWD 4-Door Hybrid 34 31 $28,404 $30,570
Escape FWD 4-Door Hybrid Limited 34 31 $30,687 $33,080
Escape FWD 4-Door Limited 23 28 $24,400 $26,170
Escape FWD 4-Door XLS 23 28 $20,126 $21,240
Escape FWD 4-Door XLT 23 28 $23,035 $24,670
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AWD 4-Door Automatic GLS
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Tucson AWD 4-Door Automatic GLS 20 25 $22,727 $23,645
Tucson AWD 4-Door Automatic GLS PZEV 20 25 $22,727 $23,645
Tucson AWD 4-Door Automatic Limited 20 25 $25,028 $26,345
Tucson AWD 4-Door Automatic Limited PZEV 20 25 $25,028 $26,345
Tucson FWD 4-Door Automatic GL 23 31 $19,165 $19,895
Tucson FWD 4-Door Automatic GLS 23 31 $21,160 $21,995
Tucson FWD 4-Door Automatic GLS PZEV 23 31 $21,160 $21,995
Tucson FWD 4-Door Automatic Limited 23 31 $23,618 $24,845
Tucson FWD 4-Door Automatic Limited PZEV 23 31 $23,618 $24,845
Tucson FWD 4-Door Manual GL 20 27 $18,215 $18,895
Pricing
Invoice Price
$29,997
$22,727
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$32,320
$23,645
Monthly Payment Estimate
$539 / month
$394 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
7.6
8.2
TCC’s Bottom Line
The boxy, old-school appearance might turn you off, but the 2011 Ford Escape still delivers solid crossover and SUV bona fides. Much better than its predecessor, the 2011 Hyundai Tucson needs a touch more power and steering feel to top carlike utes like the Nissan Rogue.
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Fuel Economy
City
30 mpg 20 mpg
Highway
27 mpg 25 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
4WD Sport Utility Vehicles AWD Sport Utility
Interior Dimensions
Second Shoulder Room (in)
55.9 55.1
Front Leg Room (in)
41.6 42.1
Front Hip Room (in)
53.3 55.5
Second Leg Room (in)
35.6 38.7
Front Head Room (in)
40.4 39.4
Passenger Volume (ft³)
99.5 101.9
Second Hip Room (in)
49.1 53.4
Front Shoulder Room (in)
56.6 57.1
Second Head Room (in)
39.2 39.1
Passenger Capacity
5 5
Exterior Dimensions
Liftover Height (in)
29.4 - TBD -
Track Width, Rear (in)
60.2 - TBD -
Wheelbase (in)
103.1 103.9
Rear Door Opening Height (in)
33.2 - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
71.1 71.7
Track Width, Front (in)
60.7 - TBD -
Min Ground Clearance (in)
8.3 6.7
Length, Overall (in)
174.7 173.2
Rear Door Opening Width (in)
43.4 - TBD -
Height, Overall (in)
67.7 66.3
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in)
34.7 - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³)
30.9 25.7
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in)
37.2 - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in)
66.7 - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³)
66.4 55.8
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in)
NA - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³)
NA NA
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in)
40.7 - TBD -
Brakes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
NA 11.18 x 0.39
Brake Type
Power Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
10.0 x 1.7 NA
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
11.9 x 0.4 11.81 x 1.10
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Yes NA
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel 4-wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
NA Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
15.1 14.5
Steering
Steering Type
Pwr Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
- TBD - 3.0
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
40.1 - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
17.5 15.9
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
36.7 34.7
Tires
Front Tire Order Code
T53 NA
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Rear Tire Size
P235/70R16 P225/55R18
Rear Tire Order Code
T53 NA
Front Tire Size
P235/70R16 P225/55R18
Spare Tire Size
Compact Compact
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
1000 2000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
1000 NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
100 200
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
150 NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
3663 3382
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in)
16 x 7.0 18 x 6.5
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material
Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in)
16 x 7.0 18 x 6.5
Spare Wheel Size (in)
17 x - TBD - Compact
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
11.6 8.2
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
- TBD - 110
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
550 - TBD -
Engine
Engine Type
Gas/Electric I4 Gas I4
Fuel System
SMPI MPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
136 @ 5500 168 @ 4000
Engine Order Code
993 NA
Displacement
2.5L/152 2.4L/144
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
177 @ 6000 176 @ 6000
Mileage
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG)
29 22
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
27 25
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
30 20
Transmission
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.04 3.20
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA 1.39
Trans Description Cont.
Continuously Variable Ratio Automatic w/manual shift
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low
- TBD - -
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA 0.77
First Gear Ratio (:1)
- TBD - 4.21
Clutch Size (in)
NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
NA 1.80
Trans Type
1 6
Drivetrain
4-Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High
- TBD - -
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1)
- TBD - 3.39
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
NA 2.64
Trans Order Code
- TBD - NA
Summary
Body Style
4 Door 4 Door Sport Utility
Vehicle Name
Ford Escape Hyundai Tucson
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
w/Coil Springs Multi-Link
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
- TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front
MacPherson Strut Independent
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
- TBD - 0.71
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
w/Coil Springs MacPherson Strut
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
- TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
NA 0.98
Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-link Independent
Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
6.5 7.6
EPA Greenhouse Gas Score
6 7
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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